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Running out of ideas on what to do on weekends? Take turns with your closest friends throwing monthly house parties! The parties don’t have to be elaborate; a handful of great company, a dollop of humour, some sprinkles of naughty, a slosh of spontaneity and, of course, a generous flow of drinks are really all you’ll need for a helluva good time.

For a snazzy take on DIY drinks, try these recipes – one alcoholic and one non-alcoholic, using Perrier – created by world-renowned Laurent Greco, Master Mixologist at Liquid Chef Paris.

Perrier Pop Art (alcoholic)

Perrier Pop Art

Ingredients:

  • 22ml lime juice
  • 120ml vodka
  • 80ml CANTON ginger liquor
  • 1 drop of food colouring (blue, red, yellow, and green)
  • 1 bottle of cold Perrier

You’ll also need:

  • 4 cocktail glasses
  • 5 highball glasses
  • Ice cubes

Method:

Step 1: Pour a drop of each of the four food colours into each cocktail glass.
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ATLANTA, GEORGIA — It’s been a hell of a week
for 2 Chainz, but on Saturday night the Based
on a T.R.U. Story MC returned to his native
Atlanta for a triumphant hoemcoming to
headline Hot 107.9’s annual Birthday Bash
concert; and he added a few big names to the
already star-studded guest list.
Chainz had the fans at Phillips Arena bouncing
out of their seats with crowd favorites like “I
Luv Dem Strippers,” “Spend It” and “Riot” and
could’ve handled the set himself, but instead
chose to share his moment with friends Rocko,
Wale and Drake. The crowd was surprised
when the Toronto MC touched the Birthday
Bash stage for the first time, popping out to
perform the hook for Deuce’s “No Lie.” From
there Drizzy went into a medley of sure fire
crowd pleasers like Lil Wayne’s “Love Me,” DJ
Khaled’s “No New Friends” and his own
“Started…

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Alpacalyptic Times

By Enoch Chuang

Celebrity dating is a common thing. They get together and after a while, they either break up, like Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez or they get married, like Jay-Z and Beyonce. The more known and common one is the break up scenario, and Taylor Swift takes it on a complete new level.

Taylor Swift, currently 23, probably has had more boyfriends than her current age. It’s not like she is a total tramp just by dating these guys, but she definitely has a problem with them. As most of you know, Taylor Swift is a famous country/pop singer, and she is known as the singer who writes about her ex’s. I’m not trying to be judgmental, but shouldn’t she realize that she was the common denominator of all these break-ups?

Taylor Swift stated herself that her ex-boyfriends were her greatest inspiration. I don’t have a problem with…

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iTech

“Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave?” So the supercomputer HAL pleads with the implacable astronaut Dave Bowman in a famous and weirdly poignant scene toward the end of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey. Bowman, having nearly been sent to a deep-space death by the malfunctioning machine, is calmly, coldly disconnecting the memory circuits that control its artificial “ brain. “Dave, my mind is going,” HAL says, forlornly. “I can feel it. I can feel it.”

I can feel it, too. Over the past few years I’ve had an uncomfortable sense that someone, or something, has been tinkering with my brain, remapping the neural circuitry, reprogramming the memory. My mind isn’t going—so far as I can tell—but it’s changing. I’m not thinking the way I used to think. I can feel it most strongly when I’m reading. Immersing myself in a book or a…

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Nokia’s 41MP EOS

Posted: June 16, 2013 in Entertain Yourself :P

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In just a few weeks, Nokia will unveil its next Lumia Flagship, undoubtedly the EOS. This beast will most likely tote a 41MP shooter, akin to Nokia’s own Prueview 808. For all those familiar with the Purview 808, it has the best camera on any smart phone to date. Finally, Nokia plans to bring this amazing camera to Windows Phone with the EOS however, will this impressive camera make a difference in Windows Phone sales?

Very few devices leave a truly lasting impression on consumers, which after all, consumers are the reason manufactures make smart phones. Obviously the iPhone is world renowned, and Android, carried heavily by the Galaxy S, is runner-up. Microsoft however has yet to gain much market share from its competitors. With the EOS, Nokia and Microsoft are looking to turn heads with a smart phone that can out shot most point-and-shot cameras.

Sadly however, I fear…

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