The 10 Spot – Miscellaneous Edition

Ten things miscellaneous items you might have missed today…

  1. Conservative Pundit Guy loves the New York Times, and in the case of this multimedia presentation you may too. [Link]

  • We’re live in the world of tomorrow, unfortunately our computers don’t do windows or babysit as predicted. [Link]

  • Kofi Annan wonders, “You wonder where are the people? What has happened to them?” Kofi… they’re dead. [Link]

  • The Dimplomad finds that UN types are now invading – 4 and 5 star hotels. [Link]

  • If you liked 24 Hour Party People
    , you can look forward to a biopic on the life of late Joy Division singer Ian Curtis. [Link]

  • Nigeria’s “419” e-mail scammers are getting a bit jealous about tsunami relief scams. [Link]

  • China is set to outlaw the selective abortion of female fetuses to correct an imbalance in the ratio of boys to girls that has grown since the one-child policy was introduced more than 20 years ago. They’re not dropping the one child policy. [Link]

  • The case against Michael Jackson via The Smoking Gun. It’s highly disturbing. [Link]

  • In casting for upcoming movies news; Defamer reports that Kevin Spacey will be Lex Luthor and Kate Bosworth will be Lois Lane in the new version of Superman. Christopher Reeves will remain dead, which even so may not preclude a role for him in the movie… [Link]

  • In celebrity beach news, Anna K is caught on camera playing with her bikini bottom (NSFW). [Link]Feel free to join in with your own items via Trackback. If your blog software doesn’t provide that capability, you can use the Wizbang Trackback tool.

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