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 Boy With No Hands Receives Penmanship Award
Boy With No Hands Receives Penmanship Award
Born without hands and lower arms, fifth-grader Nicholas Maxim received a unique award Monday for his participation in Zaner-Bloser's 20th annual National Handwriting Contest. picked by suebe 6 months ago
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 Thorpe Park bans rollercoaster fans from putting hands in air - due to body odour
Thorpe Park bans rollercoaster fans from putting hands in air - due to body odour
Thorpe Park is banning visitors from putting their hands in the air while riding its rollercoasters following complaints about body odour. picked by AutumnLotus 2 years ago
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 British Muslim children taught how to cut off hands
British Muslim children taught how to cut off hands
Up to 5,000 pupils attending weekend schools across Britain are being exposed to textbooks claiming that some Jews were transformed into pigs and apes ... and that thieves who break Sharia law should have their hands cut off for a first offence and their feet amputated for a subsequent crime. Teenagers are presented with diagrams showing where the cuts should be made. picked by qpon 11 months ago
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 Haptic Telexistence
Haptic Telexistence
We will be able to shake hands with people at remote locations but we will also be able to feel the warmth of their hands. While shopping on the web, we will be able to check the texture of an article before purchase. picked by misswinkle 4 years ago
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 Handerpants: Underpants for your Hands
Handerpants: Underpants for your Hands
• Fits Most Hands
• Breathable Cotton
• Form Fitting
• Prevents Chafing
• Absorbs Sweat
• Distracts Enemies
• Non Toxic
• Great For Jazz Hands picked by beany11 2 years ago
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 Girl Swims River With Hands, Feet Tied
Girl Swims River With Hands, Feet Tied
A father tied his 10-year-old daughter's hands and feet and watched her swim in a chilly southern China river for three hours in a task he said Thursday would help the girl achieve her dream of swimming across the English Channel. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Otter-induced diabetic coma
Otter-induced diabetic coma [video]
because this video of two otters holding hands(paws?) is just so darned sweet. picked by gnikgnok 5 years ago
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 The Beautiful Complexity of Animal Hands
The Beautiful Complexity of Animal Hands
There is something that touches us about hands. Of all our body parts, fingertips have some of the most densely packed nerve endings, provide the richest source of tactile feedback, and come with the best positioning capabilities – and not just while hovering over a keyboard. picked by bornbad 2 years ago
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 Boy Chops Fathers Hands Off in His Sleep
Boy Chops Fathers Hands Off in His Sleep
17-year-old Taiwanese boy has been arrested for chopping off his father's hands, allegedly to avenge years of physical abuse... and for withholding his allowance. picked by BrownTrout 2 years ago
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 Fixing a Flat Tire without Hands
Fixing a Flat Tire without Hands
A series of photos of a man, who cannot use his hands, patching, repairing and reseating a bicycle inner tube. Why? Apparently its his job.
I bet your little problems don't seem all that bad now. picked by 2manyusernames 5 years ago
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 The Amputated Arms of Star Wars
The Amputated Arms of Star Wars
This website is devoted entirely to the hands and arms that went flying in the Star Wars movies. Who knew there were so many?!
(also in keeping with today's theme) picked by gnikgnok 5 years ago
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 Shaking Hands
Shaking Hands [video]
A very strange, slightly Captain Underpants themed, Japanese music video about shaking hands.


Is that a dancing turd playing a guitar? picked by DaftGretel 5 years ago
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 Pastry chef receives double hand transplant
Pastry chef receives double hand transplant
In 1999, Kepner lost both hands and feet to a strep infection.
At the time, Kepner's daughter was only 3 years old. "She doesn't remember her dad any other way but this. We looked through pictures and we can't find one of him holding her hand. That's one thing she was looking forward to -- that she's going to be able to hold her dad's hand again." picked by dollyllama 2 years ago
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 Investigators Trying To ID Body Parts
Investigators Trying To ID Body Parts
Police are trying to determine who put bags containing human hands and feet outside two Greenville residences on Monday morning and who the body parts belonged to. picked by dollyllama 4 years ago
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 Girl Scout Receives Award, 69 Years Late
Girl Scout Receives Award, 69 Years Late
A Girl Scout who failed to receive a Golden Eaglet Award because she woke up with the mumps finally got the accolade _ 69 years later. picked by dollyllama 4 years ago
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 Turkish Film Wins Sarajevo Film Festival Award
Turkish Film Wins Sarajevo Film Festival Award
Turkish film about fear overwhelming a true believer when he is caught up in religious corruption has been chosen as the best movie at the 13th Sarajevo Film Festival, earning prize money of 25,000 euros ($33,920) picked by trotim 4 years ago
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 Sundin Receives Messier Leadership Award
Sundin Receives Messier Leadership Award
Toronto Maple Leafs center Mats Sundin has been named the recipient of the Mark Messier Leadership Award for the 2007-08 season in recognition for his outstanding performance as a player, his leadership skills and his dedicated humanitarian efforts.

GO LEAFS GO! picked by punthe 3 years ago
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 NHL Jack Adams Award - Alain Vigneault
NHL Jack Adams Award - Alain Vigneault
The Jack Adams Award is an annual award presented by the National Hockey League Broadcasters' Association to the NHL coach adjudged to have contributed the most to his team's success. The winner is selected in a poll among members of the NHL Broadcasters' Association at the end of the regular season. picked by punthe 4 years ago
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 Model has hands & feet amputated
Model has hands & feet amputated
20 year old Brazilian model was living the life until late December. Now she's fighting for life in a hospital from an escalated blood infection. picked by Moe 3 years ago
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 Wash Your Hands, and Don't Shave Your Legs
Wash Your Hands, and Don't Shave Your Legs
As a virulent strain of antibiotic-resistant bacteria spreads beyond hospital walls, some communities are taking extreme measures such as closing schools for disinfection. But getting adults and children to pay better attention to a few simple personal-hygiene rules, and taking precautionary measures such as getting a flu shot, may be a far more effective weapon against the bugs. picked by DrNothing 4 years ago
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 Hands Remember
Hands Remember [video]
Really beautiful and perhaps a bit disturbed. picked by Ellz 4 years ago
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