Archive for May, 2007

Remarkable resemblance between Britney Spears and Hugh Hefner

How much do these two look alike?

Ugly men are hot

We only date ugly men … the women who find good looks a complete turn-off: In a recent study, sociologist Diane Felmee found only a third of women said looks were the first thing that attracted them to a man. Most preferred a sense of humour or financial and career success. Researchers at Newcastle University […]

Lawyer: raped girl was "glad for the attention"

A teenage girl who claims she was gang raped by three 13-year-old schoolboys was overweight and would have been “glad of the attention”, a barrister told a jury. The 16-year-old and her friend told a court the boys mugged them for their phones then raped them repeatedly in a park while filming the ordeal on […]

Microsoft hard at work – fighting online privacy

Microsoft is hard at work developing software which can, “accurately guess your name, age, gender and potentially even your location, by analyzing telltale patterns in your web browsing history” according to New Scientist.  Privacy advocates are not amused, and neither are computer security experts. University of Cambridge Computer security engineer Ross Anderson says, “I’d consider it […]