Uphold Your Religious Convictions?

BBC1 23 January 2011

Bristol gay couple win Cornwall B&B; bed ban case



Shortcuts on everyday activities

Learn the most efficient techniques:

drying nail enamel
pouring ketchup
tying your shoelaces
folding a garment
peeling a banana and/or potato
preparing a tasty frozen dessert
urban parallel parking
getting nekkid
stowing your headphones
peeling a boiled egg
chilling a refreshing beverage

The Gun Markets of Pakistan

Airing 1/25 "Taliban in Pakistan" on VBS.TV, the follow-up to the epic documentary Gun Markets of Pakistan.

In 2006, Suroosh Alvi was one of a handful of journalists who was able to get into the massive guns market in Pakistan's tribal areas -- home base for the Taliban since the U.S. invasion of Afghanistan in 2001. He returned to Pakistan this month and found the entire country was a "powder keg ready to explode."

The Decay of Heaven

Here is an abbreviated look at what the implications are for a universe that is expanding and accelerating. Things look pretty bleak for the future of our universe.

Quoth the Rocketboom, "Nevermore"

The vlog Rocketboom made a little bit of fun of Phil Plait for climaing NASA faked a Space Shuttle picture... but they didn't realize *I* was being satirical.

Fight The Foot

April O'Neil reported on a new gang in the streets. Then it got personal. Only those below the streets can help her now.

A fan-created Ninja Turtles short that imagines a chaotic gang-ridden city before Shredder arrives to whip the Foot Clan into shape.