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Random Cross-Section of My Websurfing

A meme from madcaptenor: Press each letter in the address bar of your browser and list what the auto-complete function jumps to first.

http://www.awfulplasticsurgery.com <-- Exactly what the URL says it is.
http://www.buggery.org <-- This is a blog. I don't know the guy, but bpt pointed out the blog to me and then I noticed that he says "I am queer by choice" in the upper left corner of every page, so I decided I should read it. It's syndicated at buggerydotorg.
http://www.cooks.com/rec/ch/breads.html <-- Bread recipes.
http://dictionary.reference.com/search?q=palaver&r=67 <-- I looked up the definition of the word "palaver."
http://www.edd.ca.gov <-- I was looking at job openings in California.
http://familydoctor.org/x2579.xml <-- One of my eyes was experiencing strange periods of short-term blurriness. After two days it stopped doing that. I think it was just eye irritation from a very minor infection.
http://www.greenleft.org.au <-- A left-wing Australian weekly newspaper.
http://healthlink.mcw.edu/article/921033839.html <-- Here I was researching David Bowie's health problems. Because, you know, that's important.
http://iteslj.org/v/s/ab-adjectives.html <-- I was practicing my Spanish vocabulary.
http://jobsearch.monster.com/getjob.asp <-- Self-explanatory.
http://www.katemillett.com <-- Kate Millett is a queer novelist. Those of you who subscribe to my queer by choice mailing list will know what I was doing on her website. The rest of you can just sit around wondering.
http://www.livejournal.com <-- You know what this is. Right?
http://www.mil-millington.com <-- This is some random guy with a girlfriend and two kids who writes books complaining that his girlfriend is crazy even though he has stayed with her for well over a decade and has no intention of leaving because he doesn't actually mind her - he just likes to make fun of her strangeness and argumentativeness and get sympathy for having to put up with it.
http://news.bbc.co.uk <-- Look, it's the BBC News website. You're probably already acquainted with it.
http://www.opusgay.cl <-- A queer newspaper from Chile. In Spanish.
http://www.paleothea.com/MinorsA-E.html <-- What on Earth was I looking at lists of Greek goddesses for? Oh wait, I remember - it was when I was looking for names for my parents' kitten, who eventually got named Molly.
http://questfortherest.com <-- This is a short computer game designed to promote the band the Polyphonic Spree, whom I saw live when they were opening for David Bowie this past April. I found the game via a link to a related game that ankie recommended.
http://www.reason.com/links/links072904.shtml <-- Woody Guthrie had no desire to defend his songs' copyrights.
http://www.subservientpresident.net <-- Unfortunately, unlike the Subservient Chicken, the Subservient President does not actually do anything you say ever, unless you happen to be an oil company executive. blahflowers sent me to this.
http://www.timesofoman.com/newsdetails.asp?newsid=60482&pn=local <--News article about children in India who were burned to death in a school fire. Includes picture of a burned survivor with his mother. His mother happens to be absolutely stunningly beautiful and also I so want to own a dress like hers.
http://www.upi.com/view.cfm?StoryID=20040801-094110-8525r <-- News article about Lori Hacking being murdered by her husband.
http://vchace.tripod.com/blog/index.blog <-- carnivee's other blog.
http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/releases/2004/08/20040805-3.html <-- trysha linked me to this, because it contains a rare instance of George W. Bush actually telling the truth for a change. About two thirds of the way down the page, he says: "Our enemies are innovative and resourceful, and so are we. They never stop thinking about new ways to harm our country and our people, and neither do we."
http://www.xposed.com/headline_news/90_ds_750293.aspx <-- Another Lori Hacking article.
http://www.yementimes.com <-- The biggest English-language newspaper in the nation of Yemen. I was updating my list of international news sources in my journal's sidebar.
http://www.zaman.com <-- The first Turkish newspaper to be made available on the internet. Again, I was updating my list of international news sources in my journal's sidebar.
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