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As feared, FCC and big ISPs plan to roll back Net Neutrality rules – ISPs win, consumers lose

// November 21st, 2017 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

FCC Chairman Ajit Pai - aka "The Dolt"

As feared, the FCC has decided to dismantle Obama-era net neutrality rules, rules that protected consumers from ISP throttling.  The winners of course, are ISPs, cable companies, and wireless companies.  The losers – the American consumer.  The changes are expected to be approved at a Federal Communications Commission meeting in mid-December. 

Wonderful take on President Donald Trump from a man who’s lived through banana dictator leadership

// March 18th, 2017 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

I clipped this response, written by a man from Buenos Aires, for my own personal collection. After reading it a few times, I realized it offered wonderful insight into a political system most Americans are not familiar with. Below is Luis M. Gonzalez’s answer to the question, “Why do some liberals vehemently loathe Donald Trump?”

Logan Paul jumps over car and lives to tell the tale

// November 24th, 2014 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Logan Paul posted this Vine video that further demonstrates his unique ability to tell an interesting tale in six seconds or less (i.e. If you can dodge a ball, you can dodge a car) . In the video below, Paul dodges a car, jumps another car that passes under him, then does a dive to […]

Scientists discover evidence of mind-bending “dark lightning” – invisible sprays of X-rays and intense bursts of gamma rays

// April 11th, 2013 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Scientists have discovered something mind-bending about lightning – sometimes its flashes are invisible, just sudden pulses of unexpectedly powerful radiation. Termed “dark lightning”, it is now clear to a growing number of lightning researchers and astronomers that along with bright, visible thunderbolts, thunderstorms sometimes unleash sprays of X-rays and intense bursts of gamma rays (called […]

Facebook’s latest blunder – bypasses Google Play store with latest software update causing confusion and problems for many users

// March 15th, 2013 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

We are really scratching our heads over this one. You gotta wonder what the goofballs at Facebook have been thinking lately. Their latest blunder? In their infinite wisdom, Facebook decided to bypass the Google Play store with their latest software update, issuing a software update prompt in the Android notification screen which has confused, frightened, […]

Uh, Iran, if you introduce a new “advanced” fighter plane to the world, it should at least be capable of flying

// February 5th, 2013 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Iran has taken the wraps of their new Qaher-313, a “super modern fighter plane” but rather than oohs and aahhs, they’re getting some rather puzzled reactions from the U.S. In fact, many are laughing about it. The plane appears to be a joke of some sort and by all appearances, is likely unable to even […]

Rumors abound that key Al-Qaeda websites have been knocked offline by prolonged DDoS attack

// December 22nd, 2012 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

According to WTOB station (and as yet unconfirmed by Geek Slop), United States intelligence sources confirmed that key al-Qaeda websites have been knocked offline by a DDoS cyberattack lasting for the past two weeks (the sites have been dark since early December). The DDoS attack comes just prior to the release of the propaganda movie […]

Amazing pictures from the Syrian Civil War

// November 14th, 2012 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Syrian Civil War

The Syrian civil war is an ongoing internal conflict between the Syrian army and the Free Syrian Army. The uprising, which was inspired by the Arab Spring Revolutions, began as a chain of peaceful protests around the country for democracy and political freedom, which was immediately followed by a government crackdown whereby the Syrian Army […]

Beautiful but eerie photos of abandoned places

// November 13th, 2012 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Once a Classy Hotel

Matthias Haker is a self-taught photographer living in Dresden, Germany. He specializes in the fields of architectural and interior photography as well as people, portrait, fashion and wedding photography. Here is a collection of his works – a set of eerie photographs of abandoned hotels, theaters, and other public venues.

Halloween lift off! Countdown to Halloween ends with final collection of extra-creepy animated pics

// October 31st, 2012 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

Yes, after the last few days of Countdown to Halloween posts, we finish off with one last Halloween treat. Here’s a collection of pictures that’ll knock your socks off. Our apologies if you had planned on sleeping tonight.