November 30, 2007

Horse Fighting

Fed up with the fox hunting ban? Bored of badger baiting? Try horse fighting.
Posted by Martin Sewell at 6:54 PM

Name that Greenpeace whale

Kaimana? Mira? Aiko? Libertad? Humphrey? Nope, there could only ever be one winner, check the results.
Posted by Martin Sewell at 6:26 PM

Facebook Retreats on Online Tracking

"Faced with its second mass protest by members in its short life span, Facebook, the enormously popular social networking Web site, is reining in some aspects of a controversial new advertising program."
New York Times
Posted by Martin Sewell at 6:04 PM

Books

New York Times 10 Best Books of 2007 and 100 Notable Books of the Year - 2007.
Posted by Martin Sewell at 6:01 PM

November 27, 2007

Oxford Union Debate

Angry scenes greet Oxford debate
I am pleased that free speech prevailed. Nick Griffin supports the notion that multicultural societies generally fail, David Irving supports the notion that no part of history should be exempt from revision by a historian. The former is true and the latter certainly should be. The anti-fascists are the new fascists.
Posted by Martin Sewell at 8:28 PM

November 23, 2007

Supra doing 1/4 mile

Posted by Martin Sewell at 9:25 PM

November 3, 2007

November 1, 2007

Army tests James Bond style tank that is 'invisible'

"New technology that can make tanks invisible has been unveiled by the Ministry of Defence.
In secret trials last week, the Army said it had made a vehicle completely disappear and predicted that an invisible tank would be ready for service by 2012.
The new technology uses cameras and projectors to beam images of the surrounding landscape onto a tank."
Daily Mail
Posted by Martin Sewell at 1:12 PM