March 10, 2005
A reminder: order your MoFi tee before the 14th! Just in case anyone forgot, orders close on the 14th so you'll need to get your orders in via email to me in the next four days (link is to original thread with ordering instructions). more inside
Spit, urine, breast milk, feces... these are the weapons of your enemies. Needless to say, they fight dirty. Sometimes they attack without you knowing it, and only tell you the details afterward. What you see as threatening or repulsive, though, others may find appetizing. It's enough to make me want to cry, but I'm concerned I might accidentally shake some on to an innocent bystander (and risk being charged with a crime) or have some football coach lapping at my face like a thirsty dog at the toilet bowl of his dreams.
Curious George: To Neuter or Not To Neuter We have a five month old "mini" Jack Russell and it's decision time. I've done some research on the web and, frankly, have been dismayed by the attitude of largely partial sources on the net. more inside
WE WON! After nearly four years of national boycott, the Coalition of Immokalee (Florida) Workers have won their fight for an additional penny per pound of tomatoes picked. Boycotts work!
Antipodean heads up. Anyone up for this?
March 09, 2005
"107 year-old" man found dead a decade after his death in Itami Japan. In a scene that brings back memories of The Texas Chainsaw Massacre and Psycho, a man who was thought to be the oldest living resident of Itami Japan was discovered to have actually been dead by local authorities after his 75 year-old son opened his mouth to a relative
Victorian Web Literature, history and culture in the age of Victoria. more inside
10 X 10 Way cool!
Checked out Mental Floss magazine? I've linked to the quizzes here, as I thought others might be suffering the Wednesday funk as I often do. Hate to be a shill, but I became a big enough junkie to subscribe.
Wal-Mart and Gnosticism. Tim Boucher posted a short, albeit interesting, blurb about the rise of Christianity -- and the squashing of Gnosticism -- compared to the rise of retail behemoth Wal-Mart over mom 'n' pop stores.
Mic In Track Sometimes, people recording their voices on their home computers accidentally make the recording available via Kazaa or other file-sharing network. And sometimes, a mischeivious composer known as Stark Effect remixes those recordings into songs, which can be incredibly catchy, surprisingly wistful, or just sweet.
Obviously here for the food. Jaws comes to England. British Monkeys beware!
Al Qaeda May Have Targeted Oscar-Winner!! "...part of a bid by the militant network to "culturally destabilize" the United States."
high quality fps Only requirement: a browser and shockwave.
Dr Who Leaked The new 'revamped' sexy non-stupid-victorian-clothes-wearing Dr Who first episode 'Rose' has been leaked onto the filesharing internets. Leaked, as in, the Beeb are doing their own version of viral marketing. Anyone with bittorrent please download this & let me know if they screwed it up. Love, Doris.
PottyHeadz! "When you dunk them in water they will drink (absorb) and store the liquid in their fat bellies just like a camel. Once full, your little buddy will need to relieve himself like any good Joe and that is where you come in." (SFW)
Implosion World. more inside
Do you see banana man? (VIDEO)
Moskau! Moskau! When Teutonic pop goes bad. Late 70's German pop group Dschinghis Khan sought to combine historical and epic themes with disco beats, Abba-esque style, and Village People dance moves. Ensuing train wreck is preserved for all to see. [Flash, sound, SFW]Page 1 2 50 100 150 200 250 300 350 400 450 499 500 501 550 600 650 700 750 800 850 875 876