More links for 9 Oct 2007

1010lb (458 kg) world record bench press. [YouTube]
Painter and decorator Robert Gould has a fine hobby – collecting parking tickets. [The Sun]
Tanks-A-Lot of Northants, UK, rents military tanks for memorable occasions like proms, weddings, and "corporate fun" days. [Tanks-A-Lot via Boing Boing]
For more than two years, a large group of engineers at Google has been working in secret on a mobile phone project. [New York Times]
It's bees, not mice, that send elephants into a panic. [This Is London]
Rare blue diamond smashes auction record. [Yahoo News]
Orphaned kitten is nursed by dog. [Winchester Star]
Hitler's correspondence revealed: Love letters to a dictator. [DailyMail]
Man faces 30-year prison term for stealing 52-cent doughnut. [Fox News]