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Posted: 5/7/2003 4:20:58 AM EDT
[img]http://us.news1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/rids/20030506/i/1052236650.3221815359.jpg[/img] The world's first portable lavatory with internet access is due to be unveiled this summer. The 'iLoo' is being built by Microsoft's internet arm MSN which aims to showcase its creation at summer music festivals. REUTERS/MSN [img]http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/nm/20030506/mdf270955.jpg[/img] Professional wrestler 'The Great Sasuke' has a lawmaker's badge pinned to his lapel before taking his place in the council chamber in Morioka, 290 miles north of Tokyo, May 6, 2003. Defying critics who called it 'indecent,' Japanese wrestler-turned-politician Murakawa turned up for his first day at work sporting the vividly patterned mask. (Kyodo via Reuters) [img]http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/nm/20030506/mdf270921.jpg[/img] Chinese newlyweds wear masks to ward off SARS as they cross a street in Wuhan, the capital of Hubei province, May 6, 2003. Premier Wen Jiabao said China's fight against Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) remains 'grave', state media reported. (China Photo/Reuters) [img]http://us.news1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/rids/20030505/i/1052130195.3825311837.jpg[/img] A young Indian bride, Sheela, 8, sits besides her fourteen-year-old groom Daulat Ram (2nd L) during their marriage ceremony at Rajgarh district in the central Indian state of Madhya Pradesh, May 4, 2003. Despite a government ban on child marriages, the practice is still very common in rural India. REUTERS [img]http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/ap/20030505/capt.1052153818.iraq_shattered_zoo_ms108.jpg[/img] Samir, a two-year old lion cub, plays with a dog at Baghdad zoo in the Iraqi capital, Monday May 5, 2003. The Baghdad zoo is in tatters. Looters have stolen or freed almost all the animals and the dozen or so who remain are short of food. U.S. soldiers are trying to change that. (AP Photo/Murad Sezer) [img]http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/nm/20030506/mdf271350.jpg[/img] Lawyers in a child pornography case against veteran character actor Jeffrey Jones are quietly attempting to settle the case by the end of the month with a plea bargain, prosecutors said on May 6, 2003. Jones, seen during a February 3 court appearance in Los Angeles, was charged with child pornography possession and using a minor for sex acts for allegedly hiring a 14-year-old boy to pose for sexually explicit photographs. If convicted, Jones, who the suspicious school principal in 'Ferris Bueller's Day Off,' faces up to three years in prison and the prospect of registering as a sex offender for life. (Robert Galbraith/Reuters) [img]http://us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/nm/20030506/mdf271147.jpg[/img] An Iraqi boy begs for money while swimming in the fountain in the Square of the Unknown Soldier in central Baghdad May 6 2003. Due to high temperatures and lack of running water in the city, children are swimming in the stagnant water for refreshment. (Kieran Doherty/Reuters) [img]http://us.news1.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/rids/20030506/i/1052251431.4026769483.jpg[/img] Terri Wright holds up a sign for her husband Earl, a sailor aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln just before it docked in its home port of Everett, Washington May 6, 2003 after returning from the war in Iraq. Wright said the couple would be celebrating Christmas today. The nuclear powered aircraft carrier spent nearly 10 months in the Persian Gulf - one of the longest deployments of a Navy ship in 30 years. REUTERS/Rick Wilking
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 4:23:20 AM EDT
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Link Posted: 5/7/2003 4:38:05 AM EDT
Jones even looks like a dirty old man.
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 4:51:36 AM EDT
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 4:52:21 AM EDT
That dog does [b]NOT[/b] look happy!
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 5:03:17 AM EDT
Interesting pics.
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 5:23:35 AM EDT
[img]us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/ap/20030505/capt.1052153818.iraq_shattered_zoo_ms108.jpg[/img] Samir thinking, "Finally!!! Dinner!!" --LS
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 5:51:31 AM EDT
[img]us.news2.yimg.com/us.yimg.com/p/ap/20030505/capt.1052153818.iraq_shattered_zoo_ms108.jpg[/img] Finally a "Cat and Dog fight" that is more evenly balanced. I was thinking the same thing...Are they feeding the dog to the lion? I remember reading that right after the fall of Baghdad, soldiers were throwing sheep and goats into the pens to feed the animals. Did they run out of sheep? Is the lion from Thailand?
Link Posted: 5/7/2003 4:06:52 PM EDT
Ker-bump!
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