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Thursday: July 7, 2011

Hugh Grant: actor and phone hacker vigilante.Hugh Grant: actor and phone hacker vigilante.

The link above which takes you to the BBC site has the contents of this video in which Hugh Grant discusses how we turned the tables on an unsuspecting phone hacker. Phone hacking seems to be just the tip of the iceberg as Grant goes into detail as to the other kinds of nefarious activities that he uncovers. Give this man a deerstalker and a magnifying glass, well done Sherlock.

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Tuesday: August 11, 2009

Seven life lessons for geeks that can be learned from John Hughes movies.Seven life lessons for geeks that can be learned from John Hughes movies.

In Hughes’ comedies, geeks weren’t just the nasally opposite of jocks, but rather, as regular kids who were maybe a little smarter and hornier than everyone else. So in honor of his passing, let’s look at seven pieces of wisdom we geeks can take away from the films of John Hughes.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Movies @ 2:24 PM | Tags (5) | geeks | johnhughes | lessons | life | movies |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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