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April 27, 2005

Lightning strikes Blair's plane

Tony Blair's plane has been struck by lightning during a flight. Here his exclusive picture by Aref-Adib.com after the landing!


Posted by mehrdad at 08:33 PM | Politics 2005 |

Word Count

The WordCount website presents the 86,800 most frequently used English words, ranked in order of commonality. Each word is scaled to reflect its frequency relative to the words that precede and follow it, giving a visual barometer of relevance. The larger the word, the more we use it.


The word Birth is ranked 1964 (the year I was born). Spooky!

Posted by mehrdad at 05:59 PM | Science |

April 23, 2005

Bloggers Meeting

I went to the first Persian Students in the UK meeting in London.
Here is the report with photos.

Posted by mehrdad at 12:15 PM | Journal 2005 |

April 22, 2005

Implicit Association Test

Researcher at Harvard University devised a website test to examine social attitudes in the US. Last month they have adapted the Implicit Association Test for the British public. According to the test, more than 80 per cent of white people in Britain have a 'pro-white bias'.

Posted by mehrdad at 05:32 PM | Quiz |

April 19, 2005

General Election

There's a general election here in the UK on 5th of May. If you still don't know who you should vote for, the new website Whoshouldyouvotefor.com might be helpful. I didn't get the answer I expected.

Posted by mehrdad at 09:59 AM | Politics 2005 |

April 14, 2005

2nd Anniversary


Last year it was McBlog and this year it is Blogger King!
Here are few of my favourite posts that you might have missed last year.

Posted by mehrdad at 07:49 PM | Journal 2005 |

April 01, 2005