Just What We Needed Dept: More Useless Kitchen Accessories and NSFW Yet

August 23, 2010 by  
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“Don’t be someone who needs help carrying a banana. That’s not who you are” You don’t need a lot of stuff to be a good cook; Mark Bittman says “”A stove, a sink, a refrigerator, some pots and pans, a knife and some serving spoons,” I answered. “All else is optional.” But what amazing options there are, those single purpose kitchen gadgets that take up so much space

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The Mother Of All Traffic Jams, 9 Days And Counting

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Xinhua via Global Times The Beijing-Tibet Highway has been having a bit of a traffic jam- for nine days so far. The Traffic Bureau says the cause is “insufficient traffic capacity”, which Bike Portland thinks is “hilarious….too many cars maybe?” Other wags have noted that “it’s quicker to wok.” But drivers aren’t leaving.

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Rubber Made from Chewed Gum Could Replace Plastic

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Image via The Gumdrop Bin It’s not news that chewing gum is the scourge of city sidewalks. Nor that it takes a lot of money and energy to clear gum off walkways, shortening the lifespan of the surfaces at the same time.

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The Greens Are The Only Winner From Australia’s Federal Election

August 23, 2010 by  
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Images: Sydney Morning Herald (left), and The Greens (right).

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