Category: Global

July 3, 2009

In fact, say sources in a position to know, the superstar faked his death to escape the crushing pressures of life in a fishbowl – and he is now socked away in an undisclosed location in Eastern Europe, possibly Hungary, far from the clamor of paparazzi covering his “autopsy” and “funeral” in southern California. And […]

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June 25, 2009

This story is developing, and I am still in deep shock, but TMZ reports that Michael Jackson has just passed away: We’ve just learned Michael Jackson has died. He was 50.  Michael suffered a cardiac arrest earlier this afternoon at his Holmby Hill home and paramedics were unable to revive him. We’re told when paramedics […]

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June 1, 2009

The Federal Bureau of Investigation is today releasing 19 photographs of individuals believed to be the hijackers of the four airliners that crashed on September 11, 2001, into the World Trade Center in New York, the Pentagon, and in Stony Creek Township, Pennsylvania. The FBI requests the public’s assistance in obtaining more information about these […]

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April 28, 2009

  We’ve written about the chaos at social networking platform Ning. Website owners, who are clients of Ning, are outraged by the company’s decision to shift from being just  a social network platform to a  social networking website of their own (Ning.com) . The members of Ning.com were simply taken from every website that used the Ning software to […]

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April 23, 2009

Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp may be courting a former top executive at social network Facebook to replace the chief executive and co-founder of its top rival MySpace, All Things Digital, a media and technology website, reported on Wednesday. News Corp’s recently appointed digital chief, Jonathan Miller, had been considering getting rid of MySpace CEO Chris […]

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March 15, 2009

TAMPA, Fla. — Authorities say former professional wrestler Andrew Martin, who was known as "Test" and "The Punisher" to fans, has died at his Tampa home. He was 33. The former World Wrestling Entertainment champion was found dead at his apartment Friday night. Police say a neighbor reported that she could see into his apartment […]

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March 8, 2009

Lake Superior last froze over in 2003. It has now, again, frozen over. The frequency of freeze overs has historically been around once every 20 years. Now, in the last decade, we have seen two freeze overs. The picture below is a beautiful satellite photo of Lake Superior from yesterday. With the well below freezing […]

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