So what’s terrorism? Whatever Harper says it is.: Michael Harris, ipolitics.ca Steve the terror-monger has a lot of reasons to call an early election — not least the fact that the popularity of his security bill, which proposes to turn Canada into a police-state, is likely to be short-lived.Having managed to convince the pub… Yes, this is Canada.
Demonstrating to an interested party that the Pencil stylus wasn’t wood, I slid out the electronics. It promptly fell apart. for the first time ever, it completely fell apart. All the bits disconnected. The case split open to the battery. I suspect it isn’t supposed to do that.
by-grace-of-god:La Pietà - Carved from a single block of white Carrara marble it took the 24-year old Michelangelo less than two years to complete (1498-1499).It is alleged that just days after its installation in St. Peter’s Basilica, Michelangelo inadvertently overheard some visitors’ stray comments that Michelangelo was too young to accomplish a sculpture […]
Meet the ‘Real-Life Q’ Who Built Secret Spy Gadgets for a Living Sean Hollister, gizmodo.com I grew up watching James Bond films. My favorite part was always the same: the part where “Q” would outfit our hero with the latest in spy technology. Ralph Osterhout also grew up loving Bond movies too — but he took it to the next level. He spent…