Archive for July, 2010

5 minutes of footage from thor film

Thursday, July 29th, 2010

kenneth branagh directs.

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cameron advocates turkey joining the eu

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

unlike germany’s chancellor, angela merkel or france’s president, nicholas sarkozy. cameron is pro-turkey, when it comes to the country joining the european union. considering that the country is growing at an annual rate of 7% per year (unlike germany, france, or currently the uk), one would think that the common market would welcome a country that is self-sustaining and is not in dire need of tens of billions of euros to bail out its bank and government. but is this postering? or is cameron really trying to move the tory party closer to the center so that he can one day rule independently of the liberal dems?

maradona tossed out

Wednesday, July 28th, 2010

maradona’s contract as coach for the argentina national football team won’t be renewed. you can find more details on yahoo. but due to the suckiness of yahoo, at some point, this link will expire.

les bleus suspended

Friday, July 23rd, 2010

the new coach of the french team has taken immediate action by suspending the entire team (all 23 of them) for their first post (disasterous) world cup friendly against norway. what does this mean?

will david cameron get a state dinner?

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

david cameron and his wife are on their way to the white house for the first time since he became prime minister. will david cameron be honoured with a state dinner or get the boot from obama like gordon brown to underscore the existence or non-existence of the uk-us special relationship?

l’oreal and oil of olay promote whiteness in india?

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

l’oreal has skin whitening cream called ‘white perfect‘ while oil of olay has a range called ‘natural white.’

fernando torres second baby on the way

Monday, July 19th, 2010

fernando está teniendo un bebéfernando torres and his wife of 1 year are about to have a second kid. he’s one of the most naturally talented football players other there. shame he got injured prior to the world cup. hopefully he’ll be up to form for the european championships 2 years from now. but the big question is will his 100m euro transfer to chelsea happen so he can be come the 15 million euro-a-year man?

juventus interested in diego forlán

Monday, July 19th, 2010

italy’s juventus has expressed interest in diego forlan–the man whose name rhymes with flan and elan, and who presently plays in madrid.

update: we wrote this 3 days ago and forgot to post it. now forlan, according to goal.com is saying that he’s happy in madrid with aletico

iker casillas to marry tv commentor

Monday, July 19th, 2010

goalkeeper for spain’s national football team, iker casillas is on his way down the aisle with his girlfriend. does anyone really care?

boris johnson and the love child rumors

Monday, July 19th, 2010

remember when they used to call them bastards? does anyone believe this? and isn’t it normal for mayor’s to hold and kiss babies? isn’t that part of their jobs?