Wednesday, March 12, 2014

March 12, 2014

Website Wednesday
a subsidiary of Skip's House of Chaos

"From the Large Intestine of the Internets,
through the Sphincter of Electronic Mail..."

                What this country needs is 15-minute
                Cliff’s Notes version of major movies
                that we don't want to sit through,
                but still want to be able to discuss.

Top of the Heap:  Okay, the apex of civilization has been reached. Get ready for the iPhone's bacon alarm clock app! (Thanks, Melody and Jack!)

President Obama and Zack Galifianakis.  What else is there to say?

"If the Moon Were Just One Pixel" - a tediously accurate scale map of the Solar System

Not sure if I agree with all of 'em, but here's one version of The 30 Best Films of the Decade   I could argue with this dude for hours about this.

Find the ad for your first (American-made) car. Mine was a 1959 Rambler Station Wagon (Thanks, Billy!)

Primarily for Barridawn: 
21 Words That Have a Totally Different Meaning When You Move to LA  (Thanks, Jo!)

Cumberbombing  (Tip O'the hat to the Bardgal for this one)

If you HAVE to get detention, you might as well get it for something awesome (Amirite, Spock?)

The Rand Corporation: The Think Tank That Controls America

A Tribute to the Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Debunking a Few Internet Hoaxes

Striking Images of Earth From Space

Well I feel better now. Apparently, World War III Will Almost Certainly Never Happen

27 Amazing Facts About Comic Strips

Y'ever wonder why the Internet in America is so slow?

Some pretty cool and rare photos from the past (Thanks, Jason!)

What your body is doing when you're sleeping vs. resting

The story behind the SAT overhaul

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