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Late last night ESPN.com ran the headline "Chink In The Armor" on their mobile website (see screen grab below; via TheBigLead.com). According to ESPN.com, the headline ran from approximately 2:30 to 3:05 am. Here is a statement released by ESPN.com. Last night, ESPN.com’s mobile web site posted an offensive headline referencing Jeremy Lin at 2:30 am ET. The headline was removed at 3:05 am ET. We are conducting a complete review of our cross-platf...
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From http://gettingreal.37signals.com/ch10_Less_Software.php

"You'd think that twice as much code would make your software only twice as complex. But actually, each time you increase the amount of code, your software grows exponentially more complicated. Each minor addition, each change, each interdependency, and each preference has a cascading effect. Keep adding code recklessly and, before you know it, you'll have created the dreaded Big Ball of Mud."
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WASHINGTON, DC—Almost a year after the cessation of major combat and a month after the nation's first free democratic elections, President Bush unveiled the coalition forces' strategy for exiting Iraq.
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Zarkonnen sez, "The Gender Remixer lets you set the video of one toy ad to the audio of another aimed at the opposite gender, with hilarious/disturbing results." It's true. The heavily gendered world of toy ads are as formalized as a legal proceeding. Hearing the audio for one and seeing the video for another is incredibly and wonderfully discordant. The HTML5 Gendered Advertising Remixer (Thanks, Zarkonnen!)
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Speaking of Apple’s effect on market indexes: Earlier this month, Jonathan Golub, the chief U.S. equity strategy at UBS AG, caused a stir among his clients by publishing two versions of his regular quarterly earnings update: one for the companies that make up the S&P 500, and another for what he calls “S&P 500 ex-Apple.” “In two and a half years, I haven’t got as much response as I did to that note,” Mr. Golub says. Kind of reminds me of the “...
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How Stanley Kubrick invented the modern box office report as we know it.
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British comedian Eddie Izzard does a great routine on the "Death Star canteen"--the place where Darth, et al, eat between battles. Here's a LEGO version: Please follow Business Insider on Twitter and Facebook. Join the conversation about this story » See Also: Why Is Windows Phone Failing? The SEC Has Figured Out What All Crooked Hedge Funds Have In Common Here's What To Expect From This Year's After-Christmas Sales
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