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Supermodel Kate Moss Brands Pete Doherty The Slug
...te's disgusting. He looks like a slug, acts like a slug
and always leaves a trail of mess behind him, the News of the World quoted a friend of Moss as saying. Pals of the 33-year-old British beauty now maintain that there's no chance of a reunion between the pair. "She wants nothing to do with Pete. ...
Court Seeks Explanation from Hospital for Childs Amputation
...e would not meet me. A senior official asked me to slug
it out in the court if I had the money." To the horror of both the parents, on Feb 21, the right foot of the child simply began to detach itself from the ankle. "I was horrified. I cried and pleaded with the doctors to save my only son," said P...
How Many Genes Does It Take to Learn? Lessons from Sea Slugs
... given time within just a single brain cell of sea slug
known as Aplysia, more than 10,000 genes are active, according to scientists writing in Friday's (Dec. 29, 2006) edition of the journal Cell. The findings suggest that acts of learning or the progression of brain disorders do not take place in isolat...