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De-icing a caribou, applied parabolic avian trajectories, and Kenny G's wife tired of boring sax: some of Fark's favorite Headlines of the Week for 1/15 - 1/21
Posted by Unfreakable at 2012-01-25 2:10:10 PM (11 comments) | Permalink

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Nothing to add today, some decent headlines this week.

Headlines Of The Week for Sun 2012-01-15 to Sat 2012-01-21:

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  Man arrested for selling Canadian military secrets. I'm not sure either. Locations of all Tim Hortons? How to de-ice a caribou?    
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  Patsy Tombaugh, widow of Pluto's discoverer, dies at age 99. Private ceremony will be limited to inner circle of friends    
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  O.J. Simpson loses Florida home to bank foreclosure. Current asking price now slashed to the bone    
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  Suspicions linger in the death of poet Pablo Neruda/ Some believe he was murdered/ Perhaps by barracuda    
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  Dog fights venomous snake to save two little girls, now recovering at animal hospital. Meanwhile, your cat just threw up in your shoes again because it's Thursday    
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  Tornadoes touchdown in Indiana, Kentucky, and Mississippi. Indianapolis spared as there hasn't been a touchdown there in months    
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  Woman arrested for stealing more than 130 sticks of men's antiperspirant products. Police on lookout for woman smelling like football, bare-knuckle fights, and victory    
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  US Army officer confirms that team of US commandos are nearing the Iranian border. Also adds that they will cross the border at 32°11' 4" N by 53°5'12" E at exactly 11:34 Zulu right near that great ambush spot    
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  A man accused of strangling his wife tells the court the family dog did it. This leads to just one question... How long did it take to train the dog?    
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  120 dead after Kano blasts. Suspected victims include Scorpion, Johnny Cage    
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  Internal combustion results in loss of 22 horsepower    
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Sports:

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  Tebow sacrificed his body against the Pats by playing through severe injuries to palms of hands, ankles, and a stabbing side wound    
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  Colts owner Jim Irsay says they will be picking the best player in the draft who can pound a ten inch spike through a 2x4 with his neck    
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  Philbin named Head Coach of the Miami Dolphins. Kelly Ripa inconsolable    
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Geek:

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  People lie more in electronic communications than face-to-face, according to the article written by an astronaut-police-tiger I trained    
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  Russia wants to build a manned base on the moon. Finally they'll be able to claim some of their women weigh under 200 pounds    
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  Publisher of iPad textbooks claims students show a 20 percent performance increase, specifically in studies of applied parabolic avian trajectories coupled with porcine devastation    
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Entertainment:

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  Miley Cyrus spends $50,000 to lose 15 pounds. THAT'S NOT HOW EXCHANGE RATES WORK    
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  Seal placed on Endangered Spouses list    
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  Kenny G's wife files for divorce. After twenty years of marriage she got tired of boring sax    
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Politics:

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  Jon Huntsman drops out of GOP race, disappointing his supporter    
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  Rick Perry loses Iowa contest, loses New Hampshire contest, and...uh will forget the third contest    
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  This just in: Nice Hair is virtually tied with Angry Womanizer in South Carolina, while Old Anarchist and Jesus Loves Me are far behind. Bonus: polls taken before Thursday's insanity    
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Business:

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  Cracker Barrel founder dead at 76. Funeral to be held on Saturday, with gravy-side services to follow    
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  Yahoo to Jerry Yang: You leave now. You been here seventeen year    
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  Hershey tells 200 workers to hit the highway    
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11 Comments     (+0 »)
 
 
2012-01-25 02:55:38 PM  
I do love that Kenny G headline.
 
2012-01-25 03:01:11 PM  

TheTrashcanMan: TheTrashcanMan: Hey look, its my Boobiess as a TotalFark 'er

how did "Boobies" translate into boobiess?


Crap.
 
2012-01-25 03:01:39 PM  
I've always wondered: do (non-Californian) Americans too think that Californians pronounce 'sex' as 'sax' ?
 
2012-01-25 03:19:08 PM  

TheTrashcanMan: TheTrashcanMan: TheTrashcanMan: Hey look, its my Boobiess as a TotalFark 'er

how did "Boobies" translate into boobiess?

Crap.


It is somewhere in the FAQ basically, nobody wants or likes to see
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So the Fark Filter changes it to Boobies!-- Everyone likes boobies!
 
2012-01-25 04:13:11 PM  
Unlikely, Canada retired their Caribous

Link (new window)
 
2012-01-25 04:42:06 PM  

TheTrashcanMan: TheTrashcanMan: TheTrashcanMan: Hey look, its my Boobiess as a TotalFark 'er

how did "Boobies" translate into boobiess?

Crap.


So good.
 
2012-01-25 05:08:59 PM  
Hey, thank you. The de-icing one was mine. :D
 
2012-01-25 06:41:54 PM  

theMagni: Hey, thank you. The de-icing one was mine. :D


Not sure if I've ever laughed as hard at a Fark headline as I did at that one.
 
2012-01-25 08:49:34 PM  
What, no love for the step by step guide to getting lucky at the next Fark party?
 
2012-01-26 08:34:18 AM  
Miley Cyrus and Yahoo made me LOL most.
 
2012-01-27 12:51:36 PM  

aaronius: What, no love for the step by step guide to getting lucky at the next Fark party?


That headline is plain. It's only funny after you click the link. Those are in a separate contest.
 
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