Wednesday, December 29, 2010

December 29, 2010

Okay, I think I’ve figured it out: They sell honey in a
container shaped like a bear because no one would
buy it in a container shaped like a bee's ass.

Top of the Heap: Just in case you party a little too much on Friday night - here are some hangover remedies (you're welcome)

The Top 20 Comedy Movies of 2011

15 Guides That Really Teach You Useful Stuff

15 More Guides That Really Teach You Useful Stuff

The Words of the Year

All things Space at Encyclopedia Astronautica

10 Android Apps to Keep You Fit and Healthy

A Guide to Free Kindle Books

Top 100 Free Audio Books

Find out what the 2011 Tax Cut will be worth to you with this Tax Cut Calculator

The Geek Alphabet. You know who you are.

Wednesday, December 22, 2010

December 22, 2010

A couple hundred years from now, when they're teaching students
about me, they'll probably call this my Website Wednesday period.

Top of the Heap:
Happy birthday, Eldest Unmarried Son William! Wow. It seems like only yesterday you were 16.99726027!

Human progress over the last 200 years (Thanks, Kevin!)

Every space mission from the last 50 years on one map

Mapping America - the results of the 2010 Census, city by city, block by block

Apparently, Pluto isn't the only Mickey Mouse Planet out there. Depending on how you define a "dwarf planet," there may be hundreds

If Every Movie Got a Straight-to-DVD Sequel

Here's a fun game: Test Your Stupid Skills

Word Lens - a cool iPhone app

The dumbest tattoos of all time

Six Scientific Reasons Your Girlfriend's Father Hates You

Yes They Did - Barack Obama Comic Books


Search dozens of U.S. government databases with one search box at MetaLib

Mathway: the Online Math Problem Solver

And, some stuff for Crimmus...

13 Things You Didn't Know About Christmas Traditions

BFF Donna and I are going to Club 33 today (with the Bardgal and Tommy), so here's a few facts about Christmas at Disneyland

6 Controversial Christmas Carols

Christmas Trivia

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

December 15, 2010

I'm really glad neither of my parents had a sister named Christ, because
I'm thinkin' it would've been pretty scary to give Auntie Christ a hug.

Top of the Heap: Most Popular Top 10's of 2010

Addicting Game of the Week - Entanglement

10 Valuable Coins That Could Be in Your Pocket Right Now (but probably aren't)

Stars so weird they make black holes look boring

The 22 Dumbest Things People Do on Facebook

This is what happens when you get tired of your job as a copywriter

A life-sized picture of a Blue Whale. No kidding.

Tips For Finding a Good Mechanic Who Won't Break the Bank

Calling Dan Brown! Hidden code discovered in Mona Lisa painting!

Google Zeitgeist 2010 - How the world searched

How to Hate the Beatles

6 Essential Android Apps for Business Travel

Related: 100+ Essential Android Apps and Tips

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

December 8, 2010

I've started a new business, delivering hot drinks straight to the customer.
However, I've been advised to change the name of the business.
Apparently people will be put off by the links to crappy service and
reliability problems. It's a shame, too. I thought Tea-Mobile had a nice ring to it.

Top of the Heap: 10 Really Cool DIY Gadgets That Will Take You No More Than 5 Minutes

Especially for Jack: Inception in Real Time

Christmas on TV: 1,010 Holiday Specials, Episodes, Movies and Marathons for December 2010

Here they are: WikiLeaks mirror sites

In this week's "I-want-me-one-of-these" department - a flying car (Thanks, Kevin!)

The 5 Nominees for Best Mobile App

Flight and Expulsion - and interesting, interactive infographic

Words cannot express the weirdness of True American Dog

Massive collection of behind-the-scenes pics from Star Trek

The 12 Scams of Christmas

The complete list of Grammy nominees

Lie to Me: Phrases that announce "I'm lying"

Good Witch Glinda: the Greatest Movie Villain Ever

Fake iPhone Text Generator

The Best Space Pictures of 2010

Pick the Perp (hint: pretty near impossible)

For the Calvin Connoisseur: Rare Bill Waterson Art

5 iPhone Apps For Avoiding International Business Faux Pas