“U.S. federal Judge Colleen McMahon has dismissed a claim by British Telecom that it developed and holds a patent to the hyperlink technology used to whisk Web users from one site to another. ” Michele Delio —Judge Tosses BT Hyperlink Case Wired)
“Counter to the stories about tainted candy, the only conclusion that might be drawn from social science research is not ‘don’t take candy from strangers’ but perhaps ‘take candy from strangers, just not from your parents.’” —Emotional Selection in Memes: The Case of Urban LegendsPersonality & Soc. Psych.)
I am Brazilian!I’m here on tourism!I really feel bad and sorry for what they’ve done to this the World Trade Center!!This is such a blessed country!God bless America!God bless this land!I’ve always loved America!I wish this was my country!!!! I just love the States!via E-mail) E-mail I got from someone who read my tribute to the World Trade Center.
Not! The headline says “Millions Behind Bars,” but paragraph 4 says there are 1.3 million in prison. The lead paragraph counts not only prisoners but also those on probation or parole, to come up with a total six times larger. —Report: Millions Behind Bars in U.S. (AP)) 1.3 million is still a staggering number, but according to the article, it represents the smallest annual increase in nearly three decades.”