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  • Top 10 NES Intros [Vids]
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    The games of the past generally weren’t known for much past a simple Title with the option for 1P Start and 2P Start. That’s not true for every game though, and today we’ll look at some of the better intros of the NES era.

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  • England wait on Broad and Prior
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    England will make late decisions on Stuart Broad and keeper Matt Prior before Friday’s Champions Trophy semi-final with Australia.

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  • Sen. Graham Calls Beck ‘A Cynic’ And Birthers “CRAZY”
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    Sen. Lindsey Graham, (R-S.C.) offered unusually blunt assessments of the fringe elements of his party and conservative media on Thursday, calling the popular and bombastic Fox News host Glenn Beck a “cynic” whose show was antithetical to American values. “Only in America can you make that much money crying,” Graham said of Beck.

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  • Nine Gorgeous New Gran Turismo 5 Screens Released
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    Check inside the new screenshots of this much-anticipated PS3 racer

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  • Renault cost me title, says Massa
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    Felipe Massa accuses Renault of robbing him of the 2008 drivers’ title with Nelson Piquet Jr’s deliberate crash in Singapore.

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  • Wenger: I want to stay at Arsenal for as long as possible
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    Arsène Wenger might turn 60 next month, but the second-longest serving and most successful manager in Arsenal’s history has made it clear that he wants to remain in his job for as long as his health permits.

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  • The Best Multi-Sport Baseball Players of All-time
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    Every player on this list has played professional Baseball (MLB or MiLB) and another professional sport.

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  • Electric Car Nano-Batteries Aim For 500 Mile Range
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    An anonymous reader writes “Consortium members read like a Whose-Who in technology research for the Battery 500 Project which aims to use nanotechnology to extend the range of all-electric cars 200 miles beyond the 300-mile range of gasoline powered cars. IBM, the University of California at Berkeley and all five of our U.S. National Labs are collaborating to make the 500-mile electric car battery. Within two years, they promise to have a new kind (more…)

  • Radcliffe set to race in New York
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    Britain’s Paula Radcliffe plans to compete in her first 26-mile event for a year by defending her New York City Marathon title in November.

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  • NVidia Cripples PhysX “Open” API
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    An anonymous reader writes “In a foot-meet-bullet type move, NVidia is going to disable PhysX engine if you are using a display adapter other than one that came from their company. This despite the fact that you may have an NVidia card on your system specifically to do this type of processing. ‘For a variety of reasons some development expense, some quality assurance and some business reasons Nvidia will not support GPU accelerated PhysX with Nvidia (more…)