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today in the miscellaneous bin
12/10/2004 3:22:50 PM
wine bottle punts
according to a fifty bottle sampling by dave gorman, the depth of a wine bottle punt is directly correlated to the price of the bottle. the formula is:
price of bottle = (dimple depth in mm + £3.49) / 4.3144 - £1
. you can read about it on
. he doesn't mention it, but i would assume that punt depth also correlates to the wholesale cost of the bottle itself.
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the new york times has reported that viktor a. yushchenko, the ukrainian opposition candidate, was indeed
poisoned with dioxin
once again proving that people will do
anything to retain power. it just seems so shaeksperian.
reporter punished for not revealing source
the press can not do their jobs if they are in fear of being prosecuted by the government for not revealing anonymous sources of information.