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by groomporter
Fri Sep 24, 2010 1:39 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Arctic microbes spend 100 million years in frozen sleep
Replies: 6
Views: 977

Arctic microbes spend 100 million years in frozen sleep

Arctic microbes spend 100 million years in frozen sleep before waking up again http://io9.com/5643521/arctic-microbes-spend-100-million-years-in-frozen-sleep-before-waking-up-again" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Will global warming release a frozen microbe that starts the zombie apoc...
by groomporter
Thu Sep 09, 2010 1:56 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Man Allowed Wife to be Eaten Alive by Maggots
Replies: 2
Views: 638

Re: Man Allowed Wife to be Eaten Alive by Maggots

Don't maggots only eat dead flesh? so could they have actually prevented infection and helped keep her alive?
by groomporter
Wed Sep 08, 2010 4:05 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean
Replies: 2
Views: 585

Re: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean

Yo-ho-ho and a bottle of Mogen David just doesn't have the right sound.
Captain's parrot speaks Yiddish?
by groomporter
Wed Sep 08, 2010 4:00 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean
Replies: 2
Views: 585

Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean

Jewish Pirates of the Caribbean: How a Generation of Swashbuckling Jews Carved Out an Empire in the New World in Their Quest for Treasure, Religious Freedom--and Revenge http://www.amazon.com/Jewish-Pirates-Caribbean-Swashbuckling-Freedom/dp/0385513984" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; ...
by groomporter
Fri Aug 27, 2010 1:16 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Burning bush ignites Woodburn church
Replies: 2
Views: 630

Burning bush ignites Woodburn church

Perfect followup to the "pillar of fire" in Brazil
http://www.kgw.com/news/Burning-bush-ig ... 99443.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Thu Aug 26, 2010 2:21 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Zombies Wrongfully Arrested in MN
Replies: 9
Views: 1552

Re: Zombies Wrongfully Arrested in MN

This one wasn't just a zombie walk. The local Twin Cities newspaper claimed they were making a performance art statement "to protest "mindless" consumerism."
by groomporter
Thu Aug 26, 2010 1:15 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: 2 items: Firaja cast in Brazil, and kurt vonnegut a sage!
Replies: 2
Views: 643

Re: 2 items: Firaja cast in Brazil, and kurt vonnegut a sage!

I see the headline:
Pillar of fire a warning to Brazillians... fat men should not wear Speedos
by groomporter
Mon Aug 23, 2010 10:19 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Gator crawls out of Queens, NY drain
Replies: 0
Views: 717

Gator crawls out of Queens, NY drain

http://www.nypost.com/p/news/local/quee ... AbkAvxddJL" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Mon Aug 09, 2010 12:51 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Competitor succumbs in sauna competition
Replies: 4
Views: 873

Re: Competitor succumbs in sauna competition

Sounds like a candidate for the Darwin Awards to me.
by groomporter
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:32 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: 1 Picture Worth 1000 Ow's
Replies: 2
Views: 983

Re: 1 Picture Worth 1000 Ow's

It's tongue seems to be out, so is it licking up moisture?
but still... Ewwww
by groomporter
Sat Aug 07, 2010 4:27 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Old story, new twist, return of zombie robots
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Re: Old story, new twist, return of zombie robots

Since they're feeding it flies in the video it now needs a scent or something to attract bugs kind if like a carnivorous plant.
by groomporter
Tue Aug 03, 2010 2:49 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Old story, new twist, return of zombie robots
Replies: 4
Views: 846

Old story, new twist, return of zombie robots

Members will remember the prototype military robots that burned things for fuel, this one actually eats/digests. UK researchers have developed an autonomous robot with an artificial gut that enables it to fuel itself by eating and excreting. The robot is the first bot powered by biomass to be demons...
by groomporter
Fri Jul 23, 2010 6:42 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: When bivalves attack
Replies: 2
Views: 588

Re: When bivalves attack

could be quite a haddock.
by groomporter
Fri Jul 23, 2010 4:49 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: When bivalves attack
Replies: 2
Views: 588

When bivalves attack

Oystercatcher birds are sometimes 'captured' and killed by oysters...

http://scienceblogs.com/tetrapodzoology ... attack.php" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Sun Jul 11, 2010 9:36 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Chicago Art is Watching You
Replies: 5
Views: 776

Re: Chicago Art is Watching You

Wouldn't you be tempted to hide a webcam inside?
by groomporter
Thu Jul 08, 2010 4:01 am
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Philadelphia Tourist Boat Overturns
Replies: 1
Views: 581

Re: Philadelphia Tourist Boat Overturns

"There was a "duck boat" that sank in th Wisconsin Dells a couple years ago
http://www.wisconsinducktours.com/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Tue Jul 06, 2010 10:55 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: The Psychic Cephalopod
Replies: 9
Views: 1607

Re: The Psychic Cephalopod

The Octopus had been revealed as a fraud
http://outofbounds.nbcsports.com/2010/0 ... n.html.php" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Tue Jun 29, 2010 3:20 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Woman Says Vampire In Road Caused Crash
Replies: 2
Views: 1056

Woman Says Vampire In Road Caused Crash

http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/24 ... etail.html" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
by groomporter
Tue Jun 15, 2010 7:07 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Tarantula cocktail - the worst cocktail ever?
Replies: 1
Views: 648

Tarantula cocktail - the worst cocktail ever?

The thought of drinking from a glass containing a huge spider is enough to make most people feel a bit shaken - up but this Cambodian tuk-tuk* driver seems to be enjoying his favourite cocktail. http://www.metro.co.uk/weird/830440-tarantula-cocktail-the-worst-cocktail-ever" onclick="window.open(this...
by groomporter
Wed May 26, 2010 3:38 pm
Forum: Drabblenews
Topic: Bee Accident
Replies: 9
Views: 1760

Re: Bee Accident

http://www.startribune.com/local/south/ ... _Yyc:aUUsZ" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;