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  • ‘impossible soccer game’ against 200 children, UNBELIEVABLE
    By on May 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments


    Athletic Bilbao’s veteran forward Joseba Etxeberria issued an emotional farewell to the Basque club playing a soccer game against 200 children in a crowded San Mames stadium.

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  • Metrics Mania and the Countless Counting Problem
    By on May 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    mobkarma writes “Einstein once said, ‘Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.’ A New York Times article suggests that unless we know how things are counted, we don’t know if it’s wise to count on the numbers. The problem isn’t with statistical tests themselves, but with what we do before and after we run them. If a person starts drinking day in and day out after a cancer diagnosis and dies from acute (more…)

  • Sh*t My ‘Shat’ Said: The 10 Best Capt. Kirk Witticisms
    By on May 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    From social media fad to network television, the 140 character sitcom is now in the Captain’s hands.

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  • Is it safe to travel to Thailand?
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    Hi,I’ve been reading a lot about the current protests and incidents of explosive attacks in Bangkok and other parts of the country. I’m a female traveling alone in late may to Bangkok and Phuket, I was wondering if it’s safe to make the trip alone?…

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  • 8 NBA Teams Who Beat The Draft Lottery Odds [Gallery]
    By on May 20, 2010 | Comments Off  Comments

    Since the NBA instituted a weighted lottery system before the 1990 draft, eight teams with a less than 10 percent chance of winning the drawing have been awarded the No. 1 pick.

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