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Sunday, April 1, 2007

The Morning News

posted by on April 1 at 9:21 AM

Posted by Jonah Spangenthal-Lee

Violence spreads: Baghdad crackdown pushes violence to outlying areas

Contradiction: Tuskegee Airmen awarded Congressional Medals as Air Force attempts to debunk their legend

”The language of living in the Ghetto”: Gingrich mocks bilingual education

Vulnerable: Poor countries face the greatest risks from global warming

Permanent record: University of Washington proposes tracking, disciplining students for off-campus behavior

Timmmberrr: Chinese lumber trade falls victim to corruption

Conflict of interest: No Child Left Behind contractor hired to evaluate own program

“I am the reliable conservative” Tommy Thompson enters the ‘08 presidential race

Pop music promotes violence: Shots fired at Nickelodeon awards after party

The future of the internet Google introduces new DIY ISP

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Please note: the Google thing is a joke. The Nickelodeon thing might not be, although I am suspicious.

Posted by Jonah S | April 1, 2007 9:57 AM

It's April fool's. And Tisp is definitely a joke from google. Check out the pictures...

Posted by Duh. | April 1, 2007 10:02 AM


"To offset the cost of providing the TiSP service, we use information gathered by discreet DNA sequencing of your personal bodily output to display online ads that are contextually relevant to your culinary preferences, current health status and likelihood of developing particular medical conditions going forward."

Posted by sniggles | April 1, 2007 12:00 PM

I love this bit:

When things go wrong with TiSP, they go very, very wrong. Let's leave it at that.

Posted by Gabriel | April 1, 2007 12:25 PM

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