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I'm a self-confessed news junkie, especially of the random variety. I'm posting these mainly for my own benefit, so that I can find them again, but some are quite entertaining or fascinating.

My mother told me never to play with my food, but Photographer Carl Warner creates masterpieces with his.

You'd never think it's true, but It's Official, mail is slow as snails.

It's stories like this that make my day, 'cause whodathunk it. Lions and tigers and bears, oh my! (Or maybe just bears)

An interesting explanation about why women make better managers and how emotion is perceived differently between men and women.

Some people have far too much time on their hands. Some people count sheep, others count sheets.

One woman's position in the Middle East, and how the War on Terror has changed it.

For all those Tolkien fans, a director for The Hobbit has been (tentatively) found, now they just need a script. Coming to a theater in 2010.

On the religious front, things aren't going so well for top leaders. Leader of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Gordon Hinckley, has died at age 97 and the head of the Greek Orthodox church, Archbishop Christodoulos, has died of chancer at 69.

An interesting legal point is brought up by marijuana vending machines in California. While legal by California law, medical marijuana is prohibited by federal law.