Wednesday, October 27, 2010

October 27, 2010 (The Halloween Edition)

Some people call me a space cowboy. Some call me the gangster of love.
Something tells me this year's Halloween costume still needs a little work.

10 Best Haunted Houses

9 Spooky Halloween Treats

13 Best Geeky Halloween Costumes

Related: 20 Brilliant Halloween Costume Ideas

And... Websites to Help Inspire and Make the Best Halloween Costumes

Scientific Reasons to Believe in Vampires, Werewolves and Zombies

A Comparison of Vampire Traits


9 Halloween Pumpkin Projects

16 Worst Halloween Candies

A Guide to Candy Corn

The Creepiest Places on Earth

The Creepiest Dolls and Toys, EVER

Halloween Cakes

Some more outrageous pumpkin carving tutorials

Shadowlands - a state by state, country by country index of haunted places (Thanks, Paul)

Halloween Cocktails

The Big List of Halloween Videos

October 27, 2010

As a general rule this Halloween, try not
to solve riddles that open portals to Hell.

Top of the Heap:
Learn Sarver Heart Center's Continuous Chest Compression CPR

Visual Aid for the Deep Mine Rescue in Chile (wow)

6 Death Defying Stunts (That Are Secretly Easy to Do)

A Flowchart to Determine Which Party You Will Vote For in the Next Election

The Rubix Fix - for when you REALLY have too much time on your hands

Bimbo #5 Mash Up from my good friend Tim (“I-taught-him-everything-he-knows”) Hunter

The International Space Station Comes Together (Thanks, Billy!)

How to Type in Your Own Handwriting on Your Computer

6 Sites That Help You Create Your Own Bucket List

Guide to the Top Movies of 2011

Wednesday, October 20, 2010

October 20, 2010

I was having a good laugh mocking that guy
at the biker bar about his cheesy barbed wire
tattoo -- until I realized it wasn't a tattoo.

Top of the Heap:
Improv Everywhere's 8 Geekiest Stunts

The 7 Most Ridiculously Awesome Numbers Between 1 and 10

13 Things Your Flight Attendant Won't Tell You (but should)

A-a-a-a-and - 50 Secrets Your Pilots Won't Tell You

The science of optical illusions

The 7 Most Useless Skymall Products

8 Bacon Recipes!

Looking for that last-minute Halloween costume? Make a Rocketeer backpack from your recycle bin!

Wednesday, October 13, 2010

October 13, 2010

I met a woman last night who changed my life
forever. I mean, this girl stopped me dead
in my tracks and totally knocked me off my feet.
In fact, she had me at "Halt! Police!"

Top of the Heap: Addicting Game of the Week - Flabby Physics

20 Awesomely Untranslatable Non-English Words

10 Helpful Resources on the Basics for the Computer Illiterate

The Worst Beer(s) in the World

The One Number to Beat if You Want to Retire Early

6 Doctor Recommended Sleep Aids

Enter your annual income to see where you rank on the global rich list

20 Amazing Facts About Twins

The Science of Romance: Why We Flirt,9171,1704684,00.html

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

October 6, 2010

It's a good thing Chad Ochocinco changed his
name before releasing a breakfast cereal.
I sure wouldn't let my kids tuck into a
milk-drenched bowl of Munchy Crunchy Johnsons.

Top of the Heap: Want to kill some time and vaporize pretty much any web page you'd like? Use Asteroids!

Simulate playing the same Lottery numbers twice a week for a year or 10. (Hint: you’ll never win)

Check out the monthly Evening Sky Map to easily locate stars and planets above you

Your guide to pretty much all of the Halloween-themed television movie marathons, episodes and specials

Addicting Game of the Week: Bubble Shooter

A single sheet of paper

Excerpts from the 1913 book "700 Things Boys Can Do"

Ten Horrifying Display Ad Placements

The best sites for beginning iPhone users

All the information you ever wanted on religions is at The Association of Religion Data Archives

Hear snippets from hundreds of different accents at the Speech Accent Archive