Category Archives: Links

death of lol. Also, asshat.

  “Lol is dead, Facebook says — ‘haha’ is the new way to say that you’re laughing“ Also, Burger King and their yip advertising gimmick What a bunch of transparent asshats. Can I say ‘asshat’ anymore? First they came for … Continue reading

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So Nick Cave has the power to raise some bullshit found-footage of women dancing with animal ears affixed to their heads to something profound and ungodly sensually mind-blowing.

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Yo 2014 videos

This is the link to the videos I took on David’s and my trip to the High Sierra Camps, 2014. I wish the stars had been video-able; the night sky was absolutely filthy with them. Perfect weather. Never put on … Continue reading

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how do they put the skin on?

The other Cheese Sketch

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Cover the earth

create your own visited country map Coloring in Paraguay tomorrow, so I’m counting it. This is my ultra-conservative map. Ninety four countries. I once counted over 100, but there are several African countries I think I’ve been to, but no … Continue reading

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Ringtones

Is there ever a reason to buy a ringtone? No. Freesound Project Audacity Also, Iphonebrowser, because Apple is the devil, but it doesn’t mean I have to put up with it.

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What to save, what to save

Consider the classic hypothetical scenario: Your house is on fire and you can take only three things with you before the entire structure becomes engulfed in flames. What would you take? This one’s pretty easy for me. There’s not a … Continue reading

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Bay St Louis

Absolutely gorgeous pics of the bridge and beach of Bay St Louis by Steve Martin.

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Can People Levitate?

“Can people levitate?” “‘Can people levitate?’” “Oh, I knew I shouldn’t have asked.” “‘Can people levitate?’” “Don’t…. I mean, it’s ‘No,’ isn’t it?” “…… Yes, it is ‘No.’”

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ginandtacos.com » Nation of Whiners

ginandtacos.com » Blog Archive » A NATION OF WHINERS AFTER ALL It’s ironic that the author chooses to quote Ms. Bushnell since this article inspired the exact same reaction I had the first time I saw an episode of Sex … Continue reading

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or you could just Google it

I tried to get my little pickup truck an inspection the other day, but the guy at Snowball & Sons & Daughter–it may have been Snowball–told me the window tinting was too dark. I figured it might be, even though … Continue reading

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Dig!!! Nick Dig!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kV5XkBQsKU “I can hear my mother wailing and a whole lot of scraping of chairs; I don’t know what it is but there’s definitely something going on upstairs.”

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Swoopo

At Jeff Atwood’s Coding Horror blog: Profitable Until Deemed Illegal I’d never heard of this thing before. But it is amazing. Somebody called it a tax on people who are bad at math. Jeff Atwood says In short, swoopo is … Continue reading

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I pledge allegiance

Bellamy salute – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia The Bellamy salute is the hand gesture described by Francis Bellamy 1855-1931 to accompany the American Pledge of Allegiance, which he had authored. The gesture was derived from the Roman salute. This was … Continue reading

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World’s Oldest Person ®

114-year-old U.S. woman to be world’s oldest – CNN.com Baines will not officially be given the title until after Guinness World Records completes an investigation, the organization said. On the one hand I think it’s great that the governments of … Continue reading

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Farewell to old dogs

I’m particular impressed with his aim. And while George’s ninja-like duck reflex was impressive too, better still would have been had he actually caught the shoes. Wouldn’t that have been great?

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Cereal Box Archive

Cereal Box Archive I remember eating a scary number of these cereals. And I remember seeing an even scarier number while plodding along behind my mother in the only grocery store aisle that made the trek even minimally worth it … Continue reading

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How to Turn Your Car Into an Unstoppable Murder Machine

From divisibleby0.com: How to Turn Your Car Into an Unstoppable Murder Machine Step 3:

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Turds of Glory

Earliest American Scat Found The earliest-known fossilized feces was found recently in Oregon, placing humans on the American continents 1000 years earlier than previously believed. What do you think? Sarah Fripp, Systems Analyst “I like to think that in thousands … Continue reading

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Farthest South

Farthest South Farthest South (sometimes stated as Furthest South), describes the most southerly latitude achieved by man before the conquest of the South Pole rendered the term obsolete. I love stuff like this. My own personal Farthest South is probably … Continue reading

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