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Tuesday 07 October 2008
From the blogs
Have you ever picked up a box of 100 books? This week has found the two of us lugging around the eq...
Mathew Jonson has been a hero of mine for quite some time now. His timeless piece, Marionette, was o...
A slight deviation from style this week and admittedly a bit weird, but at least I can finally say I...
We love London for its multiculturalism, so we’re all about that cross-cultural life this weekend by...
Beyond the Palin?
When Tina Fey played Sarah Palin on 'Saturday Night Live', the video become NBC.com's most watched viral. Now Fey has reprised that role in a skit based on last week's vice-presidential debate. (
www.huffing tonpost.com /2008/10/ 04/tina-fey-as-sarah-palin-i_n_ 131964.html )
BreathingEarth.net features a map simulating the real-time birth, death and CO2 emission rates for every country. It's fascinating and ominous – especially when you consider that about 5,000 tons of man-made CO2 have been produced since you started reading this. ( www.breathingearth.net )
The Mad Hatter
Fans of Johnny Depp (pictured) and Tim Burton may have to wait a couple of years for the release of the 'Alice in Wonderland' film, but check out the leaked images at http://infdaily.fusebox.com/2008/09/our-first-look-at-tim-burtons-alice-in-wonderland.html
Time to unzip
Diesel Jeans has created a porn video viral that's remarkably safe for work, thanks to some cunning animated additions. One character has a great time playing pinball, while another plays a spirited tune on her harmonica. Enjoy. ( www.tinyurl.com/4ldg9a )
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Nook is donating eReaders to volunteers at high-need schools and participating in exclusive events throughout the campaign.
Get the latest on The Evening Standard's campaign to get London's children reading.
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