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Freaky Friday!

So this is what you call a stereotypical image showing D&D geeks/nerds/dorks (pick your preferred slur). Now I can't speak for the typical American D&D aficionado, but those of us in Jamaica would certainly be "engaged" in those other activities in the background!

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Are Lie Detectors The Real Liars?

A pair of Swedish scientists have published (briefly) a paper thoroughly discrediting the efficacy of "lie detectors", calling them "pseudo-science"! What was the Israeli company's response? Threaten the publisher and them with legal action -- not prove themselves scientifically.

It would seem that the next time you're arrested, and they offer to hook you up to a lie detector, you should ask them if they want to invite your witch doctor along for the fun ;-)

Here's the story.

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Wednesday Word of the Week

A bit late, but here's the latest new word for use:
Arachnoleptic Fit : The frantic dance performed just after you've accidentally walked through a spider web.I know I've experienced this quite a few times unfortunately!

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Good News, Bad News

Well here's the good news: smoking ganja (aka: marijuana) may help stave off Alzheimer's according to this study at Ohio State University (OSU).

The bad news? You'll certainly remember when the Earth was cooler, as another study from a scientist at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) says global warming is IRREVERSIBLE!

The universe giveth, and it taketh...

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NSFW Monday

This also comes from CompleteAll and is a fantabulous showcase of female flexibility. This is part two of a four-part series...

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