End global warming, extend daytime hours: Are you ready to jump?
Shortlist for Britain’s prestigious Mercury Prize in music: Arctic Monkeys, Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan, Editors, Guillemots, Richard Hawley, Hot Chip, Muse, Zoe Rahman, Lou Rhodes, Scritti Politti, Sway, Thom Yorke. Last year the prize was won by Antony and the Johnsons.
Spawn of Tom Cruise or Cabbage Patch Doll? You decide.
Gay Taiwanese college student claims parents drugged his coffee, committed him to psychiatric ward for 56 days after he told them he was gay: “Su told reporters Monday in Taipei that he had breakfast with his parents April 29 — soon after they learned he was gay. He got up to use the bathroom and on his return noticed some white powder on the rim of his coffee cup but, thinking nothing of it, drank his coffee. He quickly became drowsy. On his way to the hospital, feeling faint, he heard a doctor telling him: ‘Your father put drugs in your coffee, but it is all for your own good.'”
All-time hottest temperature record in Britain may be smashed today.
Hundreds expected for mass public masturbation in Britain.
Miracle machine? Power Plate sales skyrocket after Madonna purchase: “It may feel like standing on a spin dryer, but celebrities including Jonathan Ross, Colin Montgomerie, Sadie Frost and Donatella Versace are all fans. The machine is also being used by several premiership football teams, including Manchester United and the German team trained with it during the World Cup.”