A new TV ad aired in the Bay Area claims that HIV-positive gay and bi men can stop the AIDS epidemic. What's behind these ads?
No inspiration for Christmas presents this year? The Cheesy Jesus online store has something for everyone.
Australian grocery wholesaler Mike O'Dwyer has invented a gun with no moving parts that can fire one million rounds per minute, compared to actual guns where the fastest one 'only' fires 6000 rounds per minute. I can't say the invention of new ways for killing people overjoys me, but the technology does impress me.
The Red Herring features a no-nonsense article about P2P networking that cuts through the hype. Well worth reading.
According to the Press Association this week police in Mainz, Germany, arrested a blind man for driving a car along the city's main street. The blind man explained he had always wanted to give driving a try. He realised the dangers but kept things safe by 'driving a couple of feet at a time, stopping, getting out and walking around the car checking for obstacles'.
There's plenty more like this at the BBC's Planet Tabloid page.
You haven't surfed the net if you haven't visited the official Erik Estrada fan site.