Your New Years Traditions/Superstitions

New Years is just another day. I've spent it celebrating, not celebrating, working, sleeping and drinking.
Life is what you make of it.

I've noticed an abundance of articles online about New Years Traditions and Superstitions.
I ask… What are the ones that you follow?

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The Interview

I'm sure most of you have heard about the The Interview by now, the movie with Seth Rogen & James Franco that supposedly led to Sony getting hacked by North Korea.

Reading the local news this morning I couldn't help but laugh at a dumbass who tried to cash in on the controversy by buying a bunch of tickets for one of the limited showings of the movie and then scalping the tickets. Turns out scalping doesn't work too well when the same movie is then released in a slightly wider…

The Interview

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Ascension (SyFY)

Did anyone else catch this three-part series on SyFy?

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Really enjoyed this one through the first 2.5 episodes…love the plot twists (especially the overall twist regarding the ship itself), not as much of a fan about SyFy trying to boost ratings through the extensive amounts of sex and nudity they used.

The only trouble I had was with the ending. It almost seemed like they were trying to go out of their way to build suspense for a potential future series run of this show, instead of…

Ascension (SyFY)

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Inferno by Dan Brown

Inferno by Dan Brown

Ever since he hit the international all-time best-seller list with The Da Vinci Code in 2003, Dan Brown has enjoyed a string of successes. Two of his earlier works (Digital Fortress and Deception Point) are classified as techno-thrillers and loosely fall into the near-future SF category, but the four best sellers (the others being Angels and Demons, The Lost Symbol and now Inferno) are all written to…

Inferno by Dan Brown

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Free Amazon Android App of The Day

Almost every day Amazon posts a free Android app in their app store for free! :cool: This thread will be updated automatically when each of the free downloads are available.

There is a wide range of categories offered, everything from games to utilities to arts. You just never know what might show up.

The downloads really are free for just that one day so if you see something that catches…

Free Amazon Android App of The Day

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Orangutan granted “non-human person” rights status

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It was only a matter of time till something like this was to happen, I just wasn't sure that it would happen in my lifetime. An orangutan in captivity has been granted non-human person rights status by Argentina.

By granting Sandra, the 29 year-old orangutan, rights, the Argentinian courts have decreed that the animal has basic rights such…

Orangutan granted “non-human person” rights status

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