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Captured at www.cybereditions. com/aldaily/bwc.htm Winners of the Fourth Bad Writing Contest (1998) The Bad Writing Contest celebrates the most stylistically lamentable passages found in scholarly books and articles published in the last few years. Entries must be non-ironic, from serious, published academic journals or books. Deliberate parody cannot be allowed in a field where unintended […]

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Captured at www.blackenvy.com A private citizens’ group, “The Friends of Conrad Black,” has been formed to enable views of [the chairman and CEO of Canadian-based Hollinger International, owner of the Chicago Sun-Times] the widest possible circulation. Finally! A website for all of us who are profoundly envious of the Blacks–Conrad and Barbara Amiel-Black. And who […]

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Captured at www.heartfire.com/ firewalk/pages/experience.html The Firewalk Experience By Tom Margrave A Typical Firewalk A typical firewalk might have anywhere from ten to 50 participants. Tony Robbins, author of Unlimited Power, has had as many as 1200 participants at one of his firewalks. Most firewalks take place in the evening and are divided into two sections–the […]

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Captured at www.yale.edu/bboys/shadrach.html Excerpted from: A Postmodern Analysis of Beastie Boys’ “Shadrach” By David Sklar Postmodern cultural texts abandon traditional notions of content and continuity. A text does not tell a single story–it may be fragmented into many different messages. References and examples are to other media creations and images, as recursive copies of copies […]

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Captured at infoweb.magi.com/ -godfree/debap.html Baptism Removal Service Courtesy of the Humanist Association of Canada Reverse an old mistake! Sever your ties to religion completely! You have a choice of two tastefully styled baptism removal certificates. Either of the two instantly removes not only your baptism, but the effects of any and all religious rituals which […]

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Captured at www.tfb.com/-rharper/npca.html Pig Decoy Carving The National Pig Carvers Association Dedicated to the preservation and advancement of pig decoy carving The actual date when pig decoys were first employed in the hunt for the wily wild pig is not known. We do know that over the years pig decoy carvers had become so highly […]

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Captured at www.waterw.com/-pattylee/index.html Making Dog Hair into Yarn is Fun and Easy! Dog hair–there must be some use for it!!! How often have you wondered what could be done with all the excess fluff you’ve been combing out of your dog? Turning your pet’s hair into something beautiful is surprisingly easy. First, you turn the […]

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Captured at www.envirolink.org/orgs/coe/coefaq.html The Church of Euthanasia P.O. Box 261 Somerville, MA 02143 What is the Church of Euthanasia? The Church of Euthanasia is a non-profit educational foundation devoted to restoring balance between Humans and the remaining species on Earth. We believe this can only be accomplished by a massive voluntary population reduction, which will […]

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Captured at users.uniserve.com/%7Esbarclay/ask.htm The Sea-Monkey Worship Page Ask the Sea-Monkey Lady I have decided to make this page as many people have been asking for more information on Sea-Monkeys. I have attempted to answer them as best I can but the Sea-Monkey Lady makes mistakes now and then (although this is a rare, nay, freak […]

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Captured at www.flypower.com/main2.html FlyPower in History The origins of FlyPowered aircraft remain one of the great unsolved mysteries in insect aviation. A clay tablet unearthed outside the historical city of Ur in modern-day Syria describes the functioning of a fly’s wings but gives no reference to transposing that into any kind of air-powered vehicle. It […]

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Captured at www.lavamind.com/pet.html The Virtual Pet Cemeteryª Copyright © 1994-1997 LavaMind. All Rights Reserved. Welcome to The Virtual Pet Cemetery, a unique cyber graveyard for pets. All of us, at one time or another, have had a pet we loved and lost. If you wish to immortalize your beloved pet in the tombs of cyberspace […]