Wednesday, January 27, 2010

January 27, 2010

I think the Denver Mint should charge
an admission fee for tours of their facility.
Think how much money they could make!

Top of the Heap:
50 Kick-Ass Websites You Need to Know About

Top of the Heap #2: 10 (More) Helpful Websites You Have Never Heard Of

In this week's "I-Want-Me-One-Of-These" department - a personal flying suit!

The Top 10 Gadget Patents We Hope Will Turn Into Real Products

Gordon Shumway (ALF) on Twitter

Related: Complete episodes of ALF, for free

Along that same line - here are all the episodes of "The Greatest American Hero"

Rare Photographs of Celebrities

What Makes a Good Teacher?

Aliens Unmasked: The faces Behind Movie Monsters

The 10 Strangest Calendars for 2010 (Bunny Suicides is my favorite!)

Kinda cool - the Color Picker Pen

In the Ain't-it-Cool Department: Wingsuit Skydivers Mistaken for UFO's

Thibidaux & Boudreax jokes, How to Talk Like a Cajun and Cajun Recipes all over at The Cajun Porch!

"Whimsical wardrobes, darling dressers and other magical movables" from Straight Line Designs

How to Amp Up a Laser Pointer

7 Places to Find Free eBooks

How to Use a Semicolon

Find out about your favorite musical artist(s) on One Page Artist

Bouncing Water Drop at 2000 frames per second (Thanks, Billy!)

Wanna see what the Feebs have on you? Here's how to get a copy of your FBI file (Thanks, Jackie!)

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

January 20, 2010

Sure, I *like* my coffee like I *like*
my women: hot, fresh and strong.
But sometimes, I have to settle for what
I can get: old, cold, bitter and ready
to be thrown out by just about anybody else.

Top of the Heap:
Visuwords is the coolest dictionary / thesaurus / word site ever

Another Top of the Heap: Superuseless Superpowers (This one made me spit coffee)

The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog. No, really.

Logos With Hidden Meanings

The Top 15 Fictional Firearms

When Animals Invade: The Six Species That Are Trying to Take Over the World

Seven Classic Movie Moments You Didn't Know Were Improv

Apparently, *some* people have way-y-y too much time on their hands - Toothpick Artwork

10 Telephone Prank Calls That'll Make You Squirm

The Odds of Airborne Terror (Hint: they're pretty low)

Top 10 clever kitchen repurposing tricks

Hilarious Print Ads

Professor Akiyoshi Kitaoka's collection of anomalous motion optical illusions.

Murphy's Law Calculator

7 Ways to Stay Connected to Facebook (Without Going to the Site)

Thursday, January 14, 2010

January 13, 2010

Considering that I live in the most technologically
advanced country in the world, it's eerie how many
women I meet who have disconnected phone numbers.

Top of the Heap:
The Best Time to Buy Anything, All Year Round

From the Bardgal - Epic Win Pics

What if Shakespeare had written The Big Lebowski? Well, wonder no more, but instead hie thee to Two Gentlemen of Lebowski

Synthehol is just around the corner

Addicting Game of the Week - Tiger's Transgressions (thanks, Timmy. You da man)

17 Reasons Your Mac Runs Slower Than It Should

The best sites to learn about the Vancouver Winter Olympics

Rules for 'Zombie Chess.' Uses a normal board and requires multiple sets of pieces, but looks fun.

A Peek into Netflix Queues

15 Cool Gadgets for your Bathroom

10 Unexpected Elvis Covers

And, for those of you who need a bit of encouragement, here are the Top 10 Bizarre Apocalypse Scenarios

See what your browser reveals to the sites you visit with the Web Browser Privacy Check

Cool Floors

10 NASA Inventions You Might Use Every Day

Wednesday, January 6, 2010

January 6, 2009

Sometimes it takes an impassioned plea by
a celebrity to increase our awareness of a
plight that might otherwise go unnoticed.
And thankfully, because of Sylvester, I, too,
will not rest until we alleviate the suffering
of the world's succotash population.

Top of the Heap: How to Do Almost Anything Online in 2010

In case you didn't get enough "End of the Year/Decade" lists LAST week, here's the Ultimate List of End of Decade Lists

2010 Banished Words List

Addicting Game O'the Week: Shoot some hoops online

Explore the cities of the world through 360ยบ panoramic pictures

ANOTHER Addicting Game of the Week - Endless Migration

The World's Largest Spherical Panoramic Photograph

The darker side of Twitter

Little Girls Don't Grow Up to be Han Solo

10 Ways Car Dealers Make Money Off You

Over 150,000 movies to watch online at Movie Monitor

I covered this on the House of Chaos, but here's the link to Starfleet Wetsuits!

Top 10 Mysteries (and Conspiracy Theories) of Outer Space

5 Real Buried Treasures That Can Make You Rich (or Kill You)

Unleash your inner chef with the Spice Encyclopedia

10 Technologies That Will Rock 2010 (Thanks, Paul!)

20 Photoshop Tips and Tricks That You Should Know About