October 30th, 2009 | brainjuice
- BBC NEWS | World | Europe | Secrets hope as Hitler aide dies
"The fly had been buzzing around the room during a strategy conference in July 1944, irritating the Nazi leader. Hitler ordered Mr Darges to get rid of it, but the SS adjutant suggested that as it was an "airborne pest" the job should go to Luftwaffe adjutant, Nicolaus von Below. He said Hitler then flew into a rage and dismissed him, saying: "You're for the eastern front." "
(tags:mad war pol )
- ‘Miracle’ as communion wafer becomes heart tissue – Telegraph
"The Catholic Church in Poland is investigating claims of a miracle after a piece of communion wafer was reported to have been transformed into human heart tissue after falling into water during a mass."
(tags:cult weird mad stupid )
- Darpa Looks To Send The Internet Into Orbit
"…part of a larger movement to extend terrestrial networks into space, and eventually build an "Interplanetary Internet.""
(tags:space net )
- BBC NEWS | England | Hereford/Worcs | Father uses son’s ashes in tattoo
"A father from Herefordshire is to have a portrait of his dead son tattooed on his chest using the child's ashes."
(tags:bodymod tattoo death )