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Strange Things Are Afoot in Singapore – Haw Par Villa

featured, Travel

Welcome to Hell.  Haw Par Villa, also known as Tiger Balm Gardens, has an attraction called The 10 Courts of Hell.  Built in 1937 by the guys who started the Tiger Balm company, this tourist attraction does anything but soothe and comfort (like Tiger Balm does.  In case you didn’t know that Tiger Balm did […]

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Great TV Character Names

Television

Shakespeare famously wrote that “a rose by any other name would smell as sweet”, implying that it isn’t what you name something that’s important, but the actual character of what’s behind the name. That’s all well and good when we’re debating inner beauty versus actual beauty, but sometimes a name says a lot about a […]

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Best Movie Adaptations of Books

Books, Film

I’m a fan of both movies and books, and so it’s always interesting to me to see movies of books I’ve read, and to read the books on which movies I’ve seen were based.  That being said, some movies based on books just drop the ball.  They either try to change too much, or only […]

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Hello Kitty Collection

Artwork, Cats, Photo Manipulations

It’s no surprise that we here at Digital Bus Stop have a fondness for photo manipulations. We’ve done plenty of pieces revolving around just that topic, but I think it might actually be fair to say we’ve never come up with a piece quite like this. Yodaflicker’s Flickr stream is nothing short of amazing, and […]

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Stay Classy, America

Fail, Pictures

Wait, they have lettuce in America?

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Blogger Rants – Enter Text Here

featured, Humor, Internet

8:43 – Leaving the McDonald’s drive through lane after ordering the Bacon Egg & Cheese Bagel with a Large Coke.. WTF?  No straw.  This is going to be one of those days.  Oh Crap. It is Friday the 13th… 9:23 – Entered office and pushed power button on computer 9:25 – Still waiting for computer […]

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Real Celebrity Names

Celebrities

Sure, we know that people change their names from time to time, but while some are obvious, not all of them are. Here are fifteen celebrities and the names they were actually born with. Alan Alda Believe it or not, Hawkeye was actually born Alphonso D’Abruzzo. Alan Alda just rolls off the tongue a bit […]

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Program For Performance: The Car That Could Learn to Drive on It’s Own

Technology

Imagine our highways flowing efficiently, the lanes filled with intelligent driverless vehicles using computers and satellites to eliminate gridlock and reduce fuel consumption.  Thanks to an emphasis on science and engineering, as well as expanding the scope of engineering programs to include things like non traditional things like online graduate degree courses and supplementary K-12 […]

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Pictures of Cats & Wild Animals In Trapped Weird Places

Animals, featured

So a while back we showed you animals riding other animals.  Now we bring you (drum roll, please) Cats & Wild Animals Trapped Weird Places!  You never know where an animal is going to show up.  Actually, for most of us, that is totally not the case, since we don’t generally let our dogs climb […]

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Longest Losing Streaks in Sports: Seasons

Fail, Sports

Yesterday I showed you some of the biggest blowouts in sports.  Some of them were pretty bad.  But those represented just a single game.  Here are a list of the longest streak of consecutive losing seasons in American sports. LA Clippers (NBA) – 12 Seasons Between the 1993 and 2005 seasons, the Los Angeles Clippers […]

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