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  • Thanks, Kevin! Previously: posted by Xeni Jardin at 07:27:41 AM | FreeCulture UK launches monthly free culture zine Tim sez, 'Us at Free Culture UK and the folks at iCommons have have started to publish a monthly digest of free culture/commons related/copyfighting events going on globally

  • posted by Xeni Jardin at 09:46:02 AM | Steal this plant: Brazil fights big pharma name-nappers BoingBoing reader says, Brazil is sick and tired of companies stealing their plant names, and they're not going to take it any more! Brazil has a wonderful rep for not just rolling over and accepting the increasingly draconian intellectual property treaties being foisted on developing nations by the first world

  • posted by Xeni Jardin at 09:37:19 AM | Friday, August 4, 2006 ScienceMatters@Berkeley, August/September issue In my new issue of ScienceMatters@Berkeley: * Simulating the Stars : modeling star formation in the computer * Life 2.0 : building synthetic organisms to fight cancer and make fuel * Mapping the Future of Field Geology : replacing crayons and paper with tablet PCs and GPS posted by David Pescovitz at 08:55:53 PM | Love frontman Arthur Lee, RIP Love singer Arthur Lee passed away at the age of 61

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  • Cesar may have what it takes, but Cartman isn't going down without a fight


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  • So how did he end up training in al Qaeda camps and fighting on the Taliban front lines in Afghanistan? In interviews conducted with CNN and U.S

  • He apologized for fighting alongside the Taliban, saying, 'had I realized then what I know now ..

  • Walker Lindh was sentenced to 20 years in prison as part of an agreement reached in July under which he pled guilty to one count of supplying services to the Taliban and a criminal information charge that he carried a rifle and two hand grenades while fighting against the U.S.-backed Northern Alliance

  • He went to Pakistan in October 2000 and joined a radical Islamic group, getting military training to fight against Indian forces in Kashmir

  • In Pakistan, Walker Lindh enrolled in an Islamic fundamentalist school, known as a madrasah, where he became interested in the Muslim fight in Kashmir

  • 'I had no indication or reason to be concerned that he would put himself in danger like this by going to Afghanistan, ' Frank Lindh told CNN's 'Larry King Live.' Bill Jones, a family friend in San Rafael, California, described Walker Lindh as 'very sweet, unassuming, very spiritual young man -- rather frail, not an all-American football player or anything like that, certainly not a fighter.' Walker Lindh's parents 'were very, very upset and very confused because what they saw on CNN was frightening, ' Jones said

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  • Was Cleopatra an Egyptian? Are the Tasmanians British? What did the Byzanatines have in mind when they described themselves as 'The Romans' while fighting wars against, well, Rome? (thx, jack)   Congratulations Mark and Tam!

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  • Search for a Game Fight Night 2004 (PS2) Publisher: Developer: Genre: Sports Release Date: 04/05/2004 ESRB: By | Feb

  • EA Sports attempts to address this problem with Fight Night 2004

  • Fight Night 2004 is built on EA Sports' Total Control system

  • You use the left analog stick to control your fighter's movements, while the right stick is used to control his punches

  • More than any other boxing game, the rounds I spent in Fight Night 2004 looked like actual fights I'd see on television

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  • We fight over land, we fight over religion, we fight over rights, we fight over power

  • The constant is that we fight

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  • At for the ultimate meal! Who doesn't love their computer? Baby attack! Fight them off! Help a leech drink delicious blood! Outrageous motorcycle racing! Slug action, at the beach! Enough arrows

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    Personal weblog of Los Angeles programmer Andy Baio, with a leaning towards web
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  • This final video explains Alyx's dynamic fighting animations by taking over the player's perspective and cloning multiple copies of Alyx and a zombie, which creates a Mortal Kombat-style walkthrough of several variations

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  • First, our merry band of messengers must fight off alien invaders bent on claiming the planet as their own

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  • Upon his return to the streets, his old associates dubbed him Dutch Schultz, the name of a deceased notorious for dirty fighting tactics

  • An Irish speakeasy owner named Joe Rock attempted to fight Schultz, but ended up kidnapped and hung up by his thumbs from a pair of meathooks
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