Wednesday, January 28, 2009

January 28, 2009

One thing I learned when the kids were little
was that, despite a high coolness factor, it
turns out that teaching your toddlers to
repeat, "Red-RUM! Red-RUM!" also puts one
in the market for a new daycare provider.

Top of the Heap:
This is just too freakin' cool - Glow in the Dark Mountain Dew

Barack, Paper, Scissors

The Most Commonly Misspelled Words Quiz

Here's yet ANOTHER list I didn't quite make (must've been #21)

Yes-s-s!!! Bacon Cupcakes!

Pinky, the Pet of the Week

For Maynard and the kids across the Pond - Signs You've Been in London (Manchester, Liverpool, Leeds, etc.) Too Long

This is pretty cool - an interactive Zip Code decoder

This one lost me about halfway through - How to Imagine the Tenth Dimension

Addicting Game O'the Week - Detonate (thanks, William)

Amazing 1,474 megapixel image of the Obama Inauguration

Great bar trick - switch places between whiskey and water

The Emergency Yodel Button

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

Come Fly With Me

Coupon Generator

Men In Plaid

Wednesday, January 21, 2009

January 21, 2009

Man, it's just my luck. I just thought of a GREAT
tagline for Website Wednesday and my pen ran ou

Top of the Heap: Star Wars Retold (by someone who hasn't seen it)

10 Incredibly Accurate Impersonations by People You Wouldn't Recognize

2009 Inaugural Celebration, from Space

Movie Trivia from The Princess Bride

The Satellites that Surround Earth

Ever had a shrimp, squid, tuna, mayonnaise, broccoli, and onion pizza? Check out the Japanese Pizza Hut Menu

Sean Connery wants to play a Bond villain

Fascinating Facts About Smoking Cigarettes

The Stupidest 22-Year Old on the Planet

How far away is the horizon?

Very strange.... drag the bar

12 Things You Don't Want to be Caught Doing Abroad

55 Beers That Will Knock You Flat On Your Ass

Oh yeah, this one has Grammy written all over it (Damn. now that song is stuck in my head)

Superuseless Superpowers

Stupid Gun Mistakes Made by Writers

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

The First Ever Looping Waterslide

Wednesday, January 14, 2009

January 14, 2009

Michael Phelps' amazing performance winning at the Beijing Olympics
has inspired me to try and get in shape so I can be more like him.
I'm starting off by increasing my food intake to 10,000 calories per day.
Eventually, I'm hoping to learn how to swim, but hey, one thing at a time.

Top of the Heap: 20 Hilarious Newspaper Clippings

Addicting Game O'the Week - Pyro (thanks, William)

Calvin's Snowmen

How the yellow football line is made

Strange Sounds from the Earth (and one from Space) (with audio goodness)

At the Stove: A Dash of Science, A Pinch of Folklore

How to be a badass and shave like your grandpa

How to Speed Up a Sluggish Computer

Simpsons Map

1957 Jukebox (thanky, George!)

The Best Neighbor, Ever

Do-It-Yourself Kaleidoscope

I, for one, welcome our new, noisy alien overlords

How to Hallucinate Using Ping Pong Balls and a Radio

Free Online Science Dictionary

25 Classic Movie Monologues

The Slingshot Man

Strange Facts About Microsoft

5 Sites That Will Change the Way You Work with Digital Photos

If Movie Posters Were Honest

Primarily for the Jack - 8 Ways to Make Mac and Cheese

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

Thank You...(Takes About 24 Hours To Finish... I Stopped It After 4),%20StumbleUpon%20User!

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

January 7, 2009

I shot the sheriff *and* the deputy.
Now there's nothing that's stopping
Aunt Bea and I from being together!

Top of the Heap: Japanese Tablecloth Pulling Championships (with extra Whiskey Tango Foxtrot goodness at the end!)

Fastest Gun in the West (probably the WORLD)

The Sky in Motion - TSIA

Fun Facts About Smoking

Something I've rarely been accused of: Tips For Shaking Your Shyness

Who says TV anchors have no moves?

Wii Tips and Tricks

10 Awesome Animated and Interactive Astronomy Websites

Logic Test

Do You Speak 2009? Buzzwords for the New Year

A Collection of Cool and Creative Billboards

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

A Cup of Cursors

What Cats Do When Looking Inside the Toilet