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  • Swansea 1-0 Derby
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    Federico Bessone’s late left-foot strike breaks Derby County’s resistance and sends Swansea City into third place.

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  • New Microsoft Silverlight Features Have Windows Bias
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    An anonymous reader writes with this quote from a story at El Reg about an early look at the Silverlight 4 beta: “There are … major changes to Silverlight’s out-of-browser functionality, a loose equivalent to Adobe Systems’ AIR runtime for Flash. Even when fully sandboxed, which means having the same permissions that would apply to a browser-hosted Silverlight applet, out-of-browser applications get an HTML control, custom window settings, and the (more…)

  • Try Out Chrome OS In a Virtual Machine
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    itwbennett writes “Some very generous Alpha OS geeks have snagged the Chrome OS source code and compiled a version to share with the rest of us, writes blogger Peter Smith. ‘The build comes in the form of a virtual machine, which means you’ll need VMWare or VirtualBox running, and of course the image of Chrome OS itself. The folks at gdgt are distributing the latter, and they’ve set up a page with all the links you’ll need. You’ll need to create a (more…)

  • Cudicini ‘to miss rest of season’
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    Tottenham goalkeeper Carlo Cudicini leaves hospital after undergoing wrist and pelvic surgery, but is unlikely to play again this season.

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  • Republican Deficit Hypocrisy
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    The human capacity for self-delusion never ceases to amaze me, so it shouldn’t surprise me that so many Republicans seem to genuinely believe that they are the party of fiscal responsibility.

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  • Kidnappers Free Priest Captive To Watch Pacquiao Fight
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    The Rev. Michael Sinnott, the 79-year-old Irish missionary priest who was recently released from a month of jungle captivity in the south by suspected Muslim rebels, said his kidnappers had been eager to set him free because they wanted to watch the Manny Pacquiao fight.

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  • Top 10 FREE Shooter Games
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    If you’re too broke, too cheap, or just too plain lazy to go out and buy a game, you can still get your game on with these online shooters, all of which are free to play on your PC.

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  • Top 10 Mario Suits
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    Ever since Nintendo gave Mario the ability to sport specially powered suits in Super Mario Bros. 3, the company has wasted no opportunity to add to his wardrobe in each successive game, including his recent outing in New Super Mario Bros. Wii. To celebrate the new release we thought we’d delve into Mario’s closet and pull out some of his best.

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  • Mr. T will change the World of Warcraft
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    Not only is the Mohawk Grenade real and in-game, but Mr. T put it there.That’s what we learn in this new commercial, a sequel of sorts to the old “Night Elf Mohawk” joke a long while back. Not only is T (not The T, just T) decked out in a Murloco’s Taco’s T-shirt, but he shows the in-game item in action.

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  • Animated Re-Telling of Dock Ellis’ LSD No Hitter
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    An animated re-telling of Dock Ellis’ classic no hitter that he pitched while on LSD.

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