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July 25th, 2011 by in Images, Links

6 Reasons Professional Poker Is Way Harder Than It Looks[Cracked]

Here’s Pretty Much Everything You Need To Know About The Norwegian Attacks[The Daily What]

Amy Winehouse, 27, Found Dead At Her London Flat – [CNN]

Singer Amy Winehouse, infamous for erratic public behavior, arrests and drug problems, was found dead at her apartment in London Saturday, police and her publicist confirmed. She was 27.

Her death came less than two months after her latest release from a rehabilitation program and weeks following a disastrous performance where she was booed off a Belgrade, Serbia, stage by disappointed fans.

Related: Russell Brand Responds “For Amy” – [Russell Brand]

When you love someone who suffers from the disease of addiction you await the phone call. There will be a phone call. The sincere hope is that the call will be from the addict themselves, telling you they’ve had enough, that they’re ready to stop, ready to try something new. Of course though, you fear the other call, the sad nocturnal chime from a friend or relative telling you it’s too late, she’s gone.

32 Dead In China High-Speed Train Crash[MSNBC]

At least 32 people died when a high-speed train smashed into a stalled train in China’s eastern Zhejiang province Saturday, state media said, raising new questions about the safety of the fast-growing rail network.

The accident occurred on a bridge near the city of Wenzhou after the first train lost power due to a lightning strike and a bullet train following behind crashed into it, state television said.

Buzzkilling Scientists: Time Travel Impossible [Daily Mail]

For those that while away their days dreaming about travelling into the distant past or future, it is disappointing news.

But scientists claim to have proved that a single photon obeys Einstein’s theory that nothing can travel faster than the speed of light – meaning time travel is impossible.

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