Current host external IP

wget http://cmyip.com -O - -o /dev/null | awk '/\<title/ {print $4}'
Get external IP of the current machine via http://cmyip.com
Sample Output
213.230.123.139

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By: ruslan
2011-02-15 05:58:30

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