This week's most popular Diggs: Bill Consoles Steve About Jailbreaking, Lisa Simpson
Tuesday 03 August 2010
The most popular news, videos and images as picked by Digg users during the last seven days, recorded on August 3.
1. Best Wendy's Review Ever - an online review of the food and staff at American fast-food chain, Wendy's.
2. The greatest park bench in history! - a park bench that features owls, fish, gargoyles - and Bender, a character from the animated TV series Futurama. Hosted on imgur.com.
3. Would You Be This Brave? - a photo hosted on www.prosebeforehos of a student in Iran protesting by holding a sign that reads: "Fascist President, Polytechnics [University] Is Not Your Place"
4. Bill Consoles Steve About Jailbreaking - a cartoon of Bill Gates (ex Microsoft CEO) and Steve Jobs (Apple CEO) discussing the future now it is no longer illegal to jailbreak an iPhone in the US. Hosted on tiepedia.com.
5. Lisa Simpson is Getting Married Sunday - a screenshot of Lisa Simpson's (a character from the popular animated TV series, The Simpsons) wedding invitation showing the date of August 1, 2010. The screenshot was taken from a 1995 episode that predicted Lisa's future. Hosted on funnybin.tumblr.com.
Life & Style blogs
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The distress of some Zayn Malik fans is real, and they need support, say experts
Chair-bound workers 'should move around every hour to reduce physical and mental health risks'
The truth about student sex workers: it's far from Belle Du Jour
Nigel Farage brands LGBT activists 'filth' and 'scum' and accuses them of scaring away his children after they invade his local pub
Ukip supporters are 55 or older, white and socially conservative, finds British Social Attitudes Report
JK Rowling responds to fan tweeting she 'can't see' Dumbledore being gay
Russia threatens Denmark with nuclear weapons if it tries to join Nato defence shield
Jeremy Clarkson sacked live: Alan Yentob 'wouldn't rule out' ex Top Gear host's BBC return
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
- 1 Finland schools: Subjects scrapped and replaced with 'topics' as country reforms its education system
- 2 The West has it totally wrong on Lee Kuan Yew
- 3 Watch: Man takes selfie every mile of 2,600 mile hike, creates amazing timelapse video
- 4 #FreeTheNipple: Women in Iceland bare breasts in solidarity with trolled student
- 5 Scientists have discovered a simple way to cook rice that dramatically cuts the calories
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