Archive for October 14, 2012


Felix Baumgartner, an Austrian daredevil, finished the top and fastest skydive in universe story today, successfully giveaway descending to Earth from 128,100 feet.

Felix Baumgartner Space Jump

Felix Baumgartner Space Jump

With millions around the universe watching, he stepped out of a space plug in to OUTER FREAKING SPACE and plunged downward to the world we call home.

Felix reached a limit speed of 833.9 miles per hour.

The 43-year-old Austrian thus pennyless the receptive to advice barrier, or Mach 1, totalled at 761.2 mph, apropos the initial male to do so but the assist of a machine.

Baumgartner pennyless annals set half a century ago by Joe Kittinger, 84, a late Air Force colonel who guided him via the distress from goal control.

Baumgartner’s space burst set annals for speed and distance, however the gone by time, 4 mins and twenty seconds, was sixteen seconds short of Kittinger’s 1960 record.

He ascended with the assist of a helium fill up and landed protected and receptive to advice in Roswell, N.M.

An estimated 300 engineers and scientists were concerned with the goal sponsored by Red Bull Stratos. Congrats to Felix and everybody concerned on an refreshing pursuit good done.


Even after the genocide of Canadian teenager Amanda Todd, whose self-murder is being blamed mostly on bullying, horrible messages have been looming on online memorial pages.

Messages poking fun at her genocide and creation Todd out to be a knave have been followed by reactions from the online community, degrading those bashing her.

Amanda Todd Video

Amanda Todd Video

Amanda Todd, 15, was found passed in her home Wednesday.

Officials hold she killed herself, and 5 weeks prior to to her death, Todd posted a video (above) pity which she’d been bullied and attempted self-murder once before.

Now, dual “R.I.P. Amanda Todd” Facebook pages, which total had scarcely one million likes as of Saturday night, have been filled with comments, photos, videos.

Some weep the detriment of the teen, but others had a darker tone.

One design shows the conformation of a womanlike physique unresolved passed with the derisive caption: “Todding.” Other posted a print allegedly of Amanda Todd topless.

Other doctored photos ridicule the defunct British Columbian.

“You wish to bully. Go for it – but the RCMP has set up an comment for inform on people who go on to brag her and it will be my wish to inform you,” responded a Facebook user.

RCMP Sergeant Peter Thiessen says military have been wakeful of the situation.

“It’s unequivocally a make a difference of those who have been concerned in it to comprehend the stroke of what they have been you do and which they have been adjacent on rapist acts,” pronounced Thiessen.

“If we get which arrange of justification afterwards we would be discerning to lay a charge,”

No charges have been laid per the bullying of Todd, in large partial since it is really difficult to brand when comments turn criminal, Thiessen said:

“We have been seeking at what transpired in regards to Amanda, what transpired on amicable media, what transpired face to face, who might have had hit with her in which regard, and either there’s justification to await any arrange of rapist assign to any chairman or persons who might have had an stroke in the arrange of preference Amanda made.”

“I don’t know which I’m in a on all sides to cavalcade down in to those details, but there have been a series of areas in the rapist code, where charges can be laid, but removing in to what those areas would be, and speculating on that. It’s a make a difference of accumulating the suitable justification to await the suitable charge.”

What do you think? Should Amanda Todd’s bullies face rapist charges?


The tip story of last night’s American League Championship Series. Derek Jeter fracturing his ankle and blank the Yankees’ last 3 waste to Detroit rest of the playoffs.

The #2 story? Kate Upton and Justin Verlander have been dating for real!

  • Cute Kate Upton Pic
  • Verlander

Justin Verlander assumingly has an additional reason to celebrate.

So says the grandfather of the Detroit Tigers’ pitching ace.

Yes, we’re serious. Celebuzz proposed asking around about the rumor, that initial popped up in Jul when Kate Upton was seen entertaining him on at a game.

Richard Verlander, Sr., had this to say:

“I listened he has been on dates with a Sports Illustrated girl. I saw a print – she’s beautiful. They have a good seeking span since he’s a good seeking male too.”

“I do know he’s on the dating scene. Justin is a excellent child and whoever he ends up with is lucky. He’s not usually a good ball player, he’s a good guy.”

Everybody, all together right away … AWW.

It’s funny, grandfathers have been well known to do or contend tolerably annoying things – similar to perplexing to set you up with Miss Florida – but this competence take the cake.

If zero else, he’s giving Justin Timberlake’s grandma – an occasional source of dip on his attribute with Jessica Biel – a run for her octogenarian money.

Yankee fans can at slightest take condolence this sunrise in these Kate Upton photos. Sure, Verlander gets to essentially date her, but these have been giveaway to demeanour at.


Derek Jeter, the captain and starting shortstop for the New York Yankees, fractured his ankle in the 12th inning of the American League Championship Series opener this dusk and will skip the residue of the postseason.

Which, at this rate, will final we estimate 3 some-more games for the Yankees.

Sportsman of the Year

Following a record-setting, game-tying home run by Raul Ibanez in the bottom of the ninth, the Yankees offense once again sputtered and couldn’t pull any one opposite the image over the subsequent 3 innings.

In the 12th, Jeter changed to his left to margin a belligerent ball, usually to decrease down in pain. He was helped off the field, incompetent to put any weight on his left leg.

Following the 6-4 loss, Joe Girardi voiced which Jeter had damaged his ankle and will need 3 months to recuperate.

Do the Yankees have a possibility of winning the 2012 World Series?

 

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