Afternoon Dubloons

Stuff which what we found interestin’.

An obituary every man, woman and child should read today – (Daily Telegraph)

No sequel to Drive but Gosling’s character might still get behind the wheel – (SPR&R)

The 10 biggest lies told on dating websites – (What Culture)

What does the future hold for the first person shooter game? (Den Of Geek)

Curiousity Rover finds ringpull in Nevada desert something shiny on Mars – (The Sun)

Scrapped US military plans to develop flying saucers finally revealed – (Guardian)

3G security flaw could let anyone track your phone – (Mashable)

Man dies after taking part in a cockroach eating contest – (YouTube)

 

Afternoon Dubloons – (Links In Briefs).

Stuff which what we found interestin’.

 

Soldier shot in the head by a sniper gets Military Cross – (C4 News)

Stifler looks out the ice skates for Goon 2 – (SPR&R)

The seven most overused words on the Internet today, (can I add to this list ‘legend’, ‘hero’ and ‘genius’) – (Cracked)

A blog featuring drawings of The Simpsons by UK artisits – (Laughing Squid)

Two theories as to why Americans have stopped gaining weight – (i09)

A zombie cupcake cookbook might be the key to making your Halloween party a success this year – (Geeks Are Sexy)

A Scot appears in court after allegedly brandishing a black pudding in an aggressive manner – (STV News)

Thousands of farmers in Sri Lanka have been struck by a mysterious kidney disease – (BBC News)