News Index


Thu, March 7th, 2002 22:40 by capnasty

Don't try this at home, kids. Leave it to the professionals.


Behind Enemy Lines

Tue, March 5th, 2002 22:15 by capnasty

"In april and may of 2000, a spammer known in online anti-spam mailing lists as the "mail-dot" spammer forged a return address for the /wrong/…


The Teddy Borg

Mon, March 4th, 2002 15:11 by capnasty

What happens when you take a bored MIT student, a hub and a teddy bear?A network switch integrated into a Teddy Bear, compliments of the…


Please, Think of the Kittens

Mon, March 4th, 2002 02:48 by capnasty

Everytime you masturbate..."Every time you masturbate? God kills a kitten" is the caption of an image created by a member of the website in…


Domesday Book Doomed

Sun, March 3rd, 2002 21:46 by capnasty

Well, so much for that..."It was meant to be a showcase for Britain's electronic prowess - a computer-based, multimedia version of the Domesday Book. But…


Yoko Who?

Sat, March 2nd, 2002 23:57 by capnasty

You would think that, someone involved with music, would have a modicum of knowledge about who these people were."You could guess that [Britney Spears] without…


How to Make the Telly More Boring

Fri, March 1st, 2002 00:05 by capnasty

What happens when you mix Reality TV with God? You get TruthQuest, a Christian reality programme from California.The show will feature twelve teenagers. They'll drive…


The Demented Cartoon Movie

Wed, February 27th, 2002 04:39 by capnasty

The question is, how long can you sit there and watch this?(I nearly wept when the sound cut-off and I had to start all-over.)(Update: I've…



Wed, February 27th, 2002 03:37 by capnasty

Behold, it's JEFF K"S"S GUIDE TO TEH USEING TEH INTARNET!!!"Now soem of yuo kids out there may not know what teh Intarnet si becuase your…


Attack of the Flesh Eating Sheep

Sun, February 24th, 2002 00:08 by capnasty

Similarly reported by The Sun, flesh eating sheep have been found living in a remote moor in England."Hmm, hmm good," went a flesh eating sheep…



Sat, February 23rd, 2002 02:49 by capnasty

"Are you lonely? Frustrated? A 40-year-old virgin living with your mother? Herb Zipper was too, until he became...a Cyber-Lovah. Now he's slept with over 22,000…


Use The Force, Lay.

Fri, February 22nd, 2002 15:37 by capnasty

James Lileks from the tells an amusing story, on how Enron's problems began when execs formed a company called ChewCo."Chewco was named for Chewbacca,…


Web Rage

Thu, February 21st, 2002 15:18 by capnasty

"Mice and keyboards seem to bear the brunt of people's frustration, with 7% admitting to hitting them after a frustrating web experience.A small number, 2%,…


Water Cooled X-Box

Wed, February 20th, 2002 03:50 by capnasty

For the series "Fun Things To Do When Girls Are Hicky!".


Axis of Just as Evil

Tue, February 19th, 2002 00:18 by capnasty

"Bitter after being snubbed for membership in the `Axis of Evil,' Libya, China and Syria today announced they had formed the `Axis of Just as…


Obscene Interiors

Mon, February 18th, 2002 15:28 by capnasty

"Amateur porn photography is one of the rare instances where everyday people expose their naked bodies to the public. Seeing your neighbors nude my (sic)…


Afrotechs Hard-disk Sound System

Sat, February 16th, 2002 22:00 by capnasty

How to turn dead hard-drives from gathering dust into a conversation piece.


(Lack of) Personality Tests are Next

Sat, February 16th, 2002 02:25 by capnasty

"A 35-year-old woman in London got so fed up with Jehovah's Witnesses knocking at her home's door, she stomped into a Jehovah's Witnesses' hall and…


Gleeful Banking

Fri, February 15th, 2002 21:37 by capnasty

As reported by, Halifax Share Dealing sent out 15,000 letters with the wrong contact number for an account hotline.Customers that called the hotline would…


Olympics: Still Upset for Quebec

Thu, February 14th, 2002 02:33 by capnasty

French judge Marie Reine Le Gougne announced that she voted for the Russians in the pairs figure skating final because she had been pressured to…