6 Tricks That Let You Control Animals Like The Beast Master – [Cracked]
6 Videogames That Were Actually Released With An “Adults Only” Rating – [Topless Robot]
13 Social Studies Facts Sarah Palin Got Wrong – [Ranker]
Using Clickfraud On Google Ads To Amass Shares Of Google – [Boing Boing]
Google Will Eat Itself (GWEI) is an art/economics project/prank/criminal enterprise that uses a network of hidden sites that register fraudulent clicks on Google Ads. The revenue from these ads is used to buy shares of Google. At the present rate, the organizers estimate that they will own all of Google in about 200,000 years. They pledge to then turn the company over to the public.
Syrian Blogger Amina Abdallah Kidnapped By Armed Men – [Guardian]
A blogger whose frank and witty thoughts on Syria’s uprising, politics and being a lesbian in the country shot her to prominence was last night seized by armed men in Damascus. Amina Arraf, who blogged under the name Amina Abdallah, holds dual Syrian and American citizenship and is the author of the blog A Gay Girl in Damascus, which has drawn fans from Syria and across the world.