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 In college kid v. big companies, small claims court key to big satisfaction
In college kid v. big companies, small claims court key to big satisfaction
Christopher Akinyemi hates feeling like a company has taken advantage of him. Like the rest of us, he gets angry at what seems like a constant stream of broken products, ignored warranties, screwed up reservations, endless phone calls and unwanted email. But unlike most of us, the 22-year-old college student in Indiana puts his anger to good use. picked by drogue 7 months ago
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Temporary Inbox FF Extension
Temporary Inbox 1.5.1, by pascal, released on Sep 1, 2006 This extension generates random disposable email addresses. Use those email addresses for registration at forums, adult sites or whatever. The email addresses don't need registration. This is an easy way to avoid spam, because the spamer never knows your private email address .. only the temporaryinbox.com email address. And there the mai... read full post picked by 2manyusernames 5 years ago
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 College student's strength saves life of her boyfriend
College student's strength saves life of her boyfriend
After her 160 lb boyfriend fell 120 feet off a waterfall, the 115 lb college student revived him and then CARRIED him 45 minutes to find help. picked by tigertony 2 years ago
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 SoCal college offers YouTube class
SoCal college offers YouTube class
Here's a dream-come-true for Web addicts: college credit for watching YouTube. Pitzer College this fall began offering what may be the first course about the video-sharing site. About 35 students meet in a classroom but work mostly online, where they view YouTube content and post their comments. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 AyePhone talks like a pirate, so you don't have to
AyePhone talks like a pirate, so you don't have to
In honor of the 13th annual International Talk Like a Pirate Day on September 19th, Area 49 has released ayePhone (iTunes link), a ninety-nine cent iPhone application that helps you, too, avoid the critical mistake of speaking like a non-pirate on this, the holiest of all pirate days. picked by AutumnLotus 3 years ago
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 Honorary Degrees are stupid
Honorary Degrees are stupid
The editorial claims that honorary degrees make a mockery out true degrees. As a college student, I think this is a valid claim. College is hard, no? picked by moodymiss 4 years ago
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 College courses via cell phone now available in Japan
College courses via cell phone now available in Japan
Is Japan's futuristic cell phone culture too cool for school? Not according to Softbank, a Japanese cell phone service provider who just began offering college courses on the company's cell phones. picked by mitzuzake 4 years ago
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 College student in trouble after making "smart ass" remark to Wal-Mart clerk
College student in trouble after making "smart ass" remark to Wal-Mart clerk
The 19-year-old college student told the clerk, "I’m just buying stuff to blow up Virginia Intermont." Before long, a bomb-sniffing dog was in his dorm room. "Now he says he was being a smart ass," says a cop.


(Can someone upload an image for me? Can't do it from here.) picked by arsphidius 2 years ago
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 I Park Like An Idiot
I Park Like An Idiot
Slap an 'I Park Like An Idiot' sticker on that poorly parked vehicle, snap a photo and send it in.

I cant stand people who park like this. picked by muppetmaker 3 years ago
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 Ever Wonder Why College Tuition Goes Up Every Year?
Ever Wonder Why College Tuition Goes Up Every Year?
It costs a lot of money to go to college. It costs even more money to run a college. And it’s costing increasingly more money to pay college and university presidents’ salaries and compensation packages, with many reaching the million-dollar mark. picked by 1krazykorean 4 years ago
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 Hacker breaks cell phone encryption - enables easy eavesdropping
Hacker breaks cell phone encryption - enables easy eavesdropping
Most companies don't have enhanced security measures for cellular calls like they do for laptops or mobile email. While third-party encryption systems exist, the difficulty is that adding more security means that all people on a phone conversation need to have the same security enhancements. picked by cecilberman 2 years ago
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 Gay Porn & Christianity Don't Mix for College Student
Gay Porn & Christianity Don't Mix for College Student
It's rare that an off-campus job can get a student kicked out of school. But it can happen when the job is in porn and the school is conservatively Christian. picked by bornbad 3 years ago
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 Calling Paris? Student inherits Hilton's phone number
Calling Paris? Student inherits Hilton's phone number
Days after U.S. college student Shira Barlow got her new cell phone number, the party inquiries, birthday wishes and late-night calls started arriving. picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Teen Graduates High School, College In Same Week
Teen Graduates High School, College In Same Week
An Iowa teen is graduating from college just one week after graduating from high school.

*This is jaw-dropping, he was preemie and they weren't sure he'd develop normally. He started taking college courses at 14. picked by dollyllama 4 years ago
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 Students Turn to Ancient Languages and English to Pass College Entrance Exams
Students Turn to Ancient Languages and English to Pass College Entrance Exams
A Sichuan student who failed his Chinese-language paper in this year's National College Entrance Examination has secured a university place because he wrote an 800-word essay in Bronze Age oracle bone script picked by suebe 2 years ago
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 Va. court upholds women's college move to coed
Va. court upholds women's college move to coed
Yet another all-female college had to face financial reality and open their doors to men as well as women. As usual whenever an institution tries to stop the prejudice and bigotry of the past, they get sued by the female students & alumni trying to stop the integration. The same women who sue all-male institutions forcing them to take on women. picked by 2manyusernames 3 years ago
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 MacGyver: The College Years
MacGyver: The College Years [video]
Think it's hard being MacGyver? Then try being MacGyver AND a college student at Phoenix University! Watch what happens as MacGyver tries to manufacture a condom using only paperclips and his imagination!

Additional episodes in comments picked by 2manyusernames 4 years ago
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 Waitress Gets $10,000 Tip as Gift to Attend College
Waitress Gets $10,000 Tip as Gift to Attend College
An Indiana Pizza Hut waitress with dreams of college received a much-needed boost in arriving at that goal: a $10,000 tip

Watch video picked by AutumnLotus 4 years ago
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 Dead Like Me Movie To Be Released Summer 2008
Dead Like Me Movie To Be Released Summer 2008
How many of you enjoyed Showtime's Dead Like Me? Sadly it was canceled before its time. Well there may be a reprieve in sight. Depending on DVD sales for the new movie, there is a good chance that the series will be brought back. picked by 2manyusernames 4 years ago
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 Confessions of a College Pimp
Confessions of a College Pimp
An interview with a student who paid his way through college working as a pimp. picked by suebe 1 year ago
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 College Application Causes Bomb Scare
College Application Causes Bomb Scare
Illinois college freaks out because of some misspellings on an envelope and calls in the bomb squad. picked by 2manyusernames 4 years ago
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