Gotye – Somebody That I Used to Know – Old School Computer Remix

HP Scanjet 3C as the vocals. It lags a bit due to the fast paced vocals. In order for the stepper motor to play a note it has to be moving and with that large carriage it takes a few milli seconds before it can play a note. It doesn’t sound like a lot of time but stretch that over a 4 minute song and voila…out of sync. Programming does help to compensate but it is not perfect.
Amiga 600 Bass on left audio output and Guitar on right audio output
Each audio channel was feed into an oscilloscope
2 Harddrives as the drums and cymbal
Xylophone as the Xylophone (duh)
Both the Harddrive and Xylophone are controlled by one PIC16F84A mircocontroller

thanks to A1- Electronics Parts (Toronto) for the great deals on all those old parts that are getting harder to find

Beauty school owner ‘forced students to trim and wax her pubic hair, then expelled them and kept their $10k tuition fees’

Dahl's College of Beauty

The owner of a beauty school forced her students to examine boils on her buttocks, trim her pubic hair with scissors used on customer’s hair and expelled them without refunding the $10,000 fee, according to a lawsuit.

Lead plaintiff Breanne Walden and 16 others – including two employees at Dahl’s College of Beauty in Great Falls – filed a lawsuit on Tuesday, against school owners Douglas and Barbara Daughenbaugh and Philip Belangie.

The complainants, all women, accuse the trio of incompetence and failing to address sexual harassment allegations.

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Police apprehended the woman – accompanied by her boyfriend – after she hobbled to the exit from the shop in the Norwegian capital Oslo with her skirt covering the £3,000 electrical appliance.

The woman was able to carry the widescreen television clasped between her thighs to a nearby bus stop.

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Colonial Medical Assisted Devices, an online medical supply website, has created the ultimate scented pad, The Flatulence Deodorizer, to mask everything that comes out of your rear end. They’ve also designed a padded scented pillow, just in case you decide to, you know, fart in your chair for a few hours.

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CDC silent on zombie-inducing parasites that live in human brains

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A 2008 piece by Discover Magazine entitled, “Zombie animals and the parasites that control them,” named a single-cell parasite primarily found in cats, the Toxoplasma gondii — which alters the brain-chemistry of rats to make them more likely to seek out cats — as one such parasite.

The Toxoplasma “thus makes a rat more likely to be killed and the parasite more likely to end up in a cat — the only host in which it can complete the reproductive step of its life cycle,” Discover reported in a separate piece.

The parasite can also live in the brain cells of thousands of other warm-blooded animals, including humans. The Toxoplasma, when living inside humans, is linked to causing significant changes in behavior, including neuroticism, increased aggression and schizophrenia.

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A woman has been accused of breaking into a house, washing the dishes, tidying and vacuuming before leaving a bill with her name on it for $75.

When police confronted Susan Warren, 53, about the alleged early-morning break in, she told them she ‘does it all the time’.

Warren allegedly broke into the home in Westlake, Ohio after picking the house at random while driving down the street, she said.

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New ad features senior citizens simulating sex positions to promote use of condoms

An advertisement featuring senior citizens simulating sexual acts has sparked shock from consumers.

The video campaign, released by U.S. organisation SaferSex4Seniors.org, is designed to promote safe sex through use of condoms following news that STDs among sexually-active seniors in Florida had risen by 71per cent over the past five years.

But many believe the group, while promoting a worthy cause, has taken shock tactics too far.

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Take a look at the world’s most terrible tans

These days, it could be called the Jersey Shore effect.

But Snooki and crew aren’t solely to blame for the obsessively bronzed, sun-scorched bodies terrorizing America’s beaches.

Website PaleIsTheNewTan.com has dedicated its pages to lampooning the culture of sun worshippers and sun block abusers across the globe. And the results of their efforts may frighten you.

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