Use YQL to do multiple requests in one go

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I have known for quite a while that YQL was the best thing since sliced bread but today I learned another reason why it is so great: I was just looking at Christian Heilman's latest project, the geoplanet explorer (source code on github) and noticed reading the code that YQL can do multiple requests in one go. Just select from query.multi giving the semicolon separated list of actual queries in the queries selector.

This should speed up multiple requests (saving you having to establish multiple connections) especially if they are close to Yahoo!, such as doing requests to Yahoo! services.