Wednesday, April 28, 2010

April 28, 2010

It's nice to be proven right. The very first time
I saw "Predator," I said to myself "You know, any
one of these guys would make a great governor."

Top of the Heap:
NOW we're cookin' - a recipe for a Homemade Snickers Candy Bar!

Starry-Eyed Hubble Celebrates 20 Years of Awe and Discovery with Zoomable Image

Speaking of zoomable, check out the Scale of the Universe

I, for one, welcome our new alien overlords

What's so special about this number?

Addicting (and slightly disturbing) Game of the Week: Phage Wars (Thanks, Jack!)

Jack will like this one: New features for the Barnes & Noble Nook

The Top 10 Outrageous Comic Book Advertisements (Sigh. I remember each and every one of these)

Stunning new images of the Sun released by NASA (Thanks, Kevin!)

10 Fast Food Items Worse For You Than The KFC Double Down

25 Un-Tooned Portraits

The Top 10 Douchiest Music Videos of All Time

Hong Kong architect transforms tiny 330 sq. ft. apartment into a 24-room house. Wow. (Thanks, Jack!)

Downloadable Tree of Life with over 3000 branches

Maxed Out: Testing Humans to Destruction

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

April 21, 2010

I can confidently say, without fear of
contradiction, that I am the best, in the
history of the world, at overstatement.

Top of the Heap:
I love this! Instant Rimshot Buttons

Double Down: How KFC Sold America the Vilest Food Product Created by Man

And... Double Down: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Pulmonary Embolism

Enter your zip code and find out when and where the next satellite flyovers will be visible

Wikipedia's List of Misquotations

The 7 Most Soul-Crushing Series Finales in TV History

The Alot is Better Than You at EVERYTHING

Stubbon Stain? Check out the University of Illinois Stain Removal Solutions

Why We Hate the Dentist (and What the Dentist Thinks About Them)

Along that same line: How to Stop Being Afraid of the Dentist

Cool text-to-speech website (Thanks, Janice!)

5 TV Shows You Can Completely Watch Online

Top 12 Websites to Download Free eBooks

Wow. What starts off as WTF! manages to snowball into the strangest 911 call that I’ve ever heard!

Youngest Unmarried Son Jack's submissions:

Amazing World Clock

Incredible photo of the launch of the Space Shuttle Endeavor

Okay, this makes way-y-y too much sense. We'll probably never see it.

I, for one, welcome our new Intergalactic overlords...

Piano Improv on Chatroulette Restores Faith in Humanity

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

April 14, 2010

It turns out my butterfly collection has
grown dramatically since I gave up using
a net in favor of my car's radiator grille.

Top of the Heap:
100 Essential Cheat Sheets for Doing Business Abroad

20 Ways to Kill a Few Minutes Online

How to clean up your Facebook profile (Thanks, Timmy!)

The 10 Craziest Food Abominations of All Time

Idiot of the week eating the hottest pepper in the world - the Naga Jalokia

5 Free Programs for Astronomy Buffs

10 Facts About Twinkies - the White Man's Soul Food

Stuff You Probably Don't Know About Light

Tweeting 101 - a Twitter cheat sheet

How to Make Your Own Girl Scout Cookies

Home Appliance How To and Repair Guides

The Macaulay Library is the world's largest archive of animal sounds and videos

A Geek's Guide to Travel Planning

100 Beer Hacks to Get You Through College (and Beyond)

Your Life in 2020 - your life is about to change

Wednesday, April 7, 2010

April 7, 2010

I am the bridge-jumping friend that
your parents warned you about.

Top of the Heap:
Clear, no-nonsense response of what the Health Care Bill means for you


LBJ orders hisself some pants (Thanks, George!)

Wanna fly on the Vomit Comet? Got an extra 7 thousand bucks? Can I have some of that?

Want to make your resume look like it was done by an amateur? Here's how

Addicting Game of the Week: No matter where you work, this game is safe to play

In honor of Geek Week - 10 Toys a Grown Up Geek Would Love

More Geek Week stuff - The Geek's Guide to Getting Girls

Find tons of theme park brochures and maps at Theme Park Brochures

5 Tax Myths

Instant bartender with Mix the Drink

The Top 10 Coaching Scandals in College Sports (Thanks, Kaitlyn)

Enter a word and the talking online dictionary Howjsay will pronounce it for you

5 Quotes That Can Change Your Life