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Michael McAlpine
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Cracked is a great website, whose senior editor David Wong is also one of its best writers, and this is one of his best articles.

"Tell me if you can spot what is similar about each of these hero-vs.-villain match-ups:

Superman vs. Lex Luthor
Batman vs. The Joker
Batman vs. Bane
Tony Stark vs. Obadiah Stane
Tony Stark vs. Whiplash

In each of those instances, the match-up is between a person who inherited his wealth and/or abilities and a self-made man who came up from nothing. And each time, we're rooting for the former."
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Many people don't bother wearing watches any more because its so easy to check the time on our phones. But that may change as watches move from just telling time to being a display device that works with our phones. A Datamation article entitled 5 Tech Trends That Will Bring Back the Wristwatch explains why. The 5 trends: Multi-screen functionality where devices work together Wearable computing Voice interaction eInk displays that are thin and c...
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Anyone getting much use out of Sparks yet? I'd rather see some sort of RSS or a saved search feature.
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Sparks is ok, but I agree, they could do a lot more with it. Integrate somehow with Google Reader?
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I always find it strange that people (including myself) say 'Action X will help the environment'.

We don't really mean that it will help the environment. What we mean is that it will do less harm than other actions.
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Of course they're an advertising company. But I would say in the case of the "auto mechanic" search it is displaying relevant information listing Google Local results and a map of results because 9 times out of 10 this is the user intent (to find a local auto mechanic)
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Edgar Schmidt is a senior lawyer with the Department of Justice. That is, he used to be a senior lawyer with the Department of Justice until he was suspended on December 14th, 2012 after suing the Department by alleging that it has been conducting inadequate reviews to ensure proposed legislation complies with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (the “Charter”). The Department of Justice plays an important role in Canadian policy-making: ...
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I'm the librarian at Siskinds Law Firm in London Ontario.

Outside of work I enjoy running, (attempting) triathlons  and ultimate frisbee.
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  • University of Guelph
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