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  • Man City close to Fernandinho deal
    By on June 6, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    Manchester City are close to signing Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho from Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk.


  • Lizard Named For Jim Morrison
    By on June 5, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    ColdWetDog writes “The LA Times has a quick article on a newly named giant lizard: ‘An ancient plant eating lizard that looked like an iguana but was closer in size to a German shepherd has been named after Jim Morrison, the late troubled and charismatic lead singer of the Doors.The lizard’s name was chosen by Jason Head, a paleontologist at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a hard-core Doors fan since college.’ Hunter S. Thompson, who hallucinated (more…)

  • Kim Dotcom Wins Case Against NZ Police To Get Seized Material Back
    By on June 1, 2013 | Comments Off  Comments

    New submitter Mistakill writes “It seems the case against Kim Dotcom for the NZ Police isn’t going well, with Kim Dotcom scoring another victory in his legal battles. Police have been told they must search everything they seized from Dotcom and hand back what is not relevant to the U.S. extradition claims. Justice Helen Winkelmann told police their complaints about the cost and time of the exercise were effectively their own fault for indiscriminately (more…)