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FBI: Partygoer Stole Museum Statue's Left Thumb After Selfie

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Federal authorities say a Delaware man snapped a selfie before stealing part of a $4.5 million statue at a Philadelphia museum.

According to an arrest affidavit filed Friday, 24-year-old Michael Rohana was attending an Ugly Sweater Party at the Franklin Institute December 21 when he entered the “Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor” exhibit. 95 more words


Homebrew Wrist Brace Helps Beat Injury with Style

Repetitive motion injuries are no joke, often attended by crippling pain and the possibility of expensive surgery with a lengthy recovery. Early detection and treatment is the key, and for many wrist and hand injuries such as case of “Blackberry thumb,” that includes immobilization with a rigid brace. 197 more words

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Thumb Toast To The Frood 2018: HG2G 40th Anniversary Edition

Howdy Hoopy Froods!
In one month will be the 66th birthday of our Founding Frood, Douglas Noel Adams, born on March 11th 1952.  Last year the staff here at Galactic Hitchhiker’s created an annual celebration to honor the first of Froods called “ 401 more words

Life, The Universe, And Everything

How To Use Chopsticks

(Source: kotaku.com)


Often foreigners in Japan are complimented on how they use chopsticks. Many, however, are not actually using them properly. Then again, neither are most Japanese people. 465 more words


Poem: thumb

holding ice,
on the thumb,
after hitting it,
while fixing the lawn mower,

with non-dominate hand,
so yeah,
this is today’s post


Indexing Chuck Not Required

Becoming accomplished with a lathe is a powerful skillset, but it’s only half of the journey. Being clever comes later, and it’s the second part of the course. 174 more words

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