Wednesday, April 30, 2008

April 30, 2008

Spanish is a very difficult language to learn,
but I'll finally complete my four-year course
just before I leave for Brazil in September.

Top O'the Heap: It's not about politics, it's about service - the Gratitude Campaign (thanks, Wayne!)

No, THIS is pretty much the Best Idea Ever

Search me - pretty cool search engine

Behind the scenes at "Family Guy"

Do you like Batman? Here's 6 new posters for the upcoming Dark Knight movie

The Ultimate 2008 Summer Movie Guide

Okay, this ranks about a 9.6 on the Creepy Scale

This is one of the places I want to visit before I croak

Oh, this looks too cool - the incredibly addicting NeoCube

I just discovered this show on NPR (I know, a lot of you are already aware of it, but it's HYSTERICAL!)

Handy little tool to find local gas prices (thanks, Debbie)

For some reason, I've come across a bunch of lists this past week:

Jack will like this one - 10 Fun Websites for Font Enthusiasts

10 Things We All Celebrate Subconsciously

16 Reasons Why Your Mother Was Wrong

I'm just sayin'... The Seven Deadly Sins of a Relationship

50 Things You Didn't Know About Disneyland

12 tricks to improve your memory>1=27004

9 Outrageously Handy Websites Everyone Should Try

Wednesday, April 23, 2008

April 23, 2008

One advantage of our entire class Of 1968
failing math is that we can pretty much
show up at any class reunions we choose.

Top O'the Heap: The best password tip you'll ever encounter

Delaycast - flight delay predictions

Addictive game of the week - Bloxorz

Top 10 Odd Book Titles of All Time

Definitely the World's Strangest Gadgets

Someone seems to think that these are the 50 Best Cookie Recipes on the Internet

A scene that formed part of a romantic subplot deleted from the finished film, Star Wars (1977)

World's deep thinkers give 50-year forecast - The World in 2058

A whole buncha Jeff Dunham & Walter

Hidden in plain sight: brand logo secrets

Come on in, the water's fine. You first.

Trippy - the Whitney Music Box

Wednesday, April 16, 2008

April 16, 2008

Self-defense tip: If you're ever about
to be mugged by a couple of clowns,
don't hesitate -- go for the juggler.

28 more films you didn't know were coming

101 Books - the Perfect Library

100 Things to Do With Google Maps

Great pictures - Catch the Moment

The best "Savage Love" column, ever

Carl Zimmer's Science Tattoo Emporium

The Best and Worst Used Cars

World Taximeter

Confessions of a Flight Attendant

Previously on Lost...

Make your pics look old (it's in Japanese, but pretty easy to figure out)

For Spock - 20 Things That Culturally Define Australia

"I Am Legend" - the original ending - MUCH better

Here's the winner of the 2008 Rube Goldberg Machine Competition. It makes hamburgers

Want to see an interesting CIA chart?

Kyolo - the easiest way to add speech bubbles to photos

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

April 9, 2008

As an artist, I believe there is a finite
amount of beauty in the universe; to create
beauty in your art means you must remove beauty
from something else, achieving a balance.
My boss told me I had to clean my desk anyway.

Top O'the Heap: Improv Everywhere: The Best Game Ever

In this week's "I-gotta-get-me-one-of-these" category, the Personal Soundtrack T-shirt!

Creative Japanese Barcodes

What Every American Should Know About the Middle East

The Ten Worst Job Interview Questions Ever

Christopher Walken does the Three Little Pigs

Where the singles are. Man I gotta start thinking about moving east!

And now for the classy portion of our program - Shakespeare's Who's On First? (Tip O'the hat to Bardgal Tally)

I initially thought this was an April Fool's prank, but it appears to be legit - the Top 10 Bizarre Genetically Modified Organisms

38 Planned Movie Remakes You (probably) Didn't Know About

Who would you cast in a live-action Simpsons movie?

10 incredibly cool, futuristic materials

Sun Tsu's The Art of War online

The Most Spoiled Girl in the World (Do NOT watch if you have a heart condition)

Eric Cartman: America's Favorite Little $@#&*%

Yesterland - a guide to the Discontinued Disneyland

9 Things to Stop Worrying About Right Now

Everything you were ever afraid to ask about Battlestar Galactica

Ooooo! Pretty! (You'll find yourself staring at this for way-y-y too long)

Ever wondered what Antarctica looked like without all the ice? (Yeah, me neither)

The entire "Godfather" script - as a PICTURE!

Wednesday, April 2, 2008

April 2, 2008

If I ever saw an amputee getting hanged,
I’d probably just start calling out letters

Top O'the Heap: Addicting Game O'the Week - Apple Shooter (LOL)

The Top 100 April Fool's Hoaxes. (Yep. It's a day late. Deal with it)

The Last Confession of E. Howard Hunt - Who killed JFK?

Meet the laptop you'll use in 2015

X-Files 2 Movie Trailer

Strange Maps

Top 10 Outdoor Survival Tools


I don't know if this is the BEST 9-seconds of the Internet, but it's pretty funny

15 Best Freeware Apps for Mac Users

Hey now, this might be interesting....

5 Little Known Firefox Features that will improve your browsing efficiency

Has anyone told you? (We all need this from time to time)

How to Beat a Speeding Ticket (How about "slow down" for starters?)

Al Jaffee's fold-ins for MAD magazine, from the 1960s to the present, in interactive form

Cool pictures from the last space shuttle mission

Political pics skewering EVERYBODY (thanks, and a tip O'the hat to new contributor, Jen)

Five technically legal signs for your local library

Spinning globe with real-time Flickr image updates

In this week's "No, duh" department: Clueless Guys Can't Read Women

What hands can do

And, for the SF geeks among us...

Shiny! Kaylee talks about Serenity 2

Star Trek Time Warp

Letterman's Top 10 Reasons to watch the new season of Battlestar Galactica

Along that same line - Frak party at my house on Friday. Everybody's invited