Wednesday, November 25, 2009

November 25, 2009

I've never quite been comfortable with the
fact that lionesses raise the young and do
all the hunting, while the lions lie around
in the shade all day. I mean, shouldn't
the lionesses also be *fanning* the lions?

Top of the Heap:
Not for Tourists - the ultimate guide for the savvy city dweller

How to Avoid Unnecessary Car Costs

Do Quick Calculations with Mental Shortcuts

Got Netflix? Here are some movies and TV shows you can watch instantly

Idiot Dog Tricks (type in the command - sit, speak, sneeze...) - Thanks, Debb!

FindMeByIP will tell you your browser, its features, your IP address and try to find your correct location

Guide to movie homages in the The Simpsons

State-by-State guide to U.S motorcycle and bicycle helmet laws

9 Secrets to Cooking the Perfect Turkey

Listen up, ladies - 16 Great Christmas Gift Ideas for Men

5 best places to find lyrics on the web

Top 10 Fascinating Facts That Are Wrong

Ten More Fascinating Facts That Are Wrong

Yet ANOTHER 10 Commonly Believed Myths


And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

Many Lines
100 Facts About The Human Body
A Techie Dictionary
21 Reasons Why Best Friends are Better Than Boyfriends/Girlfriends (Funny!)

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

November 18, 2009

A conundrum for the ages: Is the salsa
a moist/spicy garnish for the tortilla
chip, or is the tortilla chip merely a
salty/crunchy delivery vehicle for the salsa?

Top of the Heap:
The most incredible version of "Amazing Grace," EVER (Thanks, Sherry)

Addicting Game of the Week - Quizipedia!

Here's another - the Power of Observation Quiz

Move your cursor from the top to the bottom of the picture and watch Hong Kong get dark (Thanks, Kevin!)

All about coffee

Free WiFi for the holidays at 47 US airports

7 Over-the-Top Aquariums

State by state legal guide to recording phone calls

Holiday shipping deadlines for Christmas 2009

New York Times 2009 Holiday Gift Guide

20 Geek-Inspired Engagement Rings

People who think science is dull are wrong. Here are 10 weirdest physics facts, from relativity to quantum physics

Check on developing storms around the world with Stormpulse

17 Things Worth Knowing About Your Cat

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

High School
Awesome Umbrellas

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Wednesday, November 11, 2009

November 11, 2009

Last night I ran into a girl I went out with several years
ago. She had NO idea who I was. Thank God! That
means I definitely wasn't the *worst* date she's ever had.

Top of the Heap: I love local commercials

1000 Awesome Things

A video so utterly powerful and inspiring, it causes YouTube to break apart as it plays

If Facebook merged with MySpace...

The 15 Best Man Caves

50 Common Mac Problems Solved (thanks, Paul!)

13 Excellent Mac OS X Apps That Could Be Really Useful

70 Non-Photoshopped Photos

Wow. 140 Google interview questions

Cool non-book gifts from bookstores

Apparently, French zookeepers don't have much of a sense of humor when it comes to zoo pranks

To 10 Clever Fixes for Your Broken Stuff

2012: Six End-of-the-World Myths Debunked

Still not convinced? Here's 10 MORE Reasons Why the World Won't End in 2012

Read magazines online (for free) with Maggwire

How to get away with re-gifting

9 Muppets Who Got the Boot From Sesame Street

And, from Jack's Sunday Paper...

Your Writing Font :) (It took some time but was worth it... By the way i suggest using legal sized paper)
The Wand Remote ( I Want It!!!)
Time "Line"

How To Keep An Idiot Busy

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Wednesday, November 4, 2009

November 4, 2009

Okay, so maybe there's no place like home,
but I would think 420 Couch Potato Lane in
Bigscreenville isn't a bad second place to be.
Especially in apartment 44DD on the 69th floor.

Top of the Heap: The Top Internet Memes of 2009

- Pumpkin Remover. Say goodbye to the rest of the afternoon.

15 Free Guides That Really Teach You USEFUL Stuff

How come I didn't get any of THESE in my trick-or-treat bag?

This is the best view yet of Apollo landing site

No, THIS is the best view yet of Apollo's landing site

Ever wonder how much bigger a coffee bean is than a carbon atom? Me neither, but here's the answer (cool interactive)

Drop of water in slow motion - incredible!

6 Ways to Ace Your Next Test

The Name Engine will give you correct pronunciations of famous people (they somehow missed me, however...)

Movie Narrative Charts

Tis the season, Troops! - Here are 12 nifty Thanksgiving wallpapers

BookAse searches a bunch of booksellers and once to find you the price for the one(s) you are looking for

Anybody watch "V" last night? (I'm watching tonight with the boys) - Here are the Top 10 TV Alien Arrivals, Invasions and Landings

101 Really Useful Tips for mac Beginners