GREENGROCER -- Researchers at Boeing used stacks of potatoes to simulate human passengers while testing Wi-Fi coverage at 35,000 feet because spuds come closest to matching the density and conductivity of the human body. To add even more realism, unshelled walnuts were attached to the "men" dummies and ripe cantaloupes to the "women."
ARRRRG -- Cable companies claim they don't prosecute people who pirate their programs for free because it's too expensive. Yeah, right. Actually, they'd like to prosecute them but they tell D.A 's they'll come in to fill out the papers between two and five and then never show up.
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