Mad Mel and the Maya

5/12/2006 @ 23:01 UTC

cobra libre : Mad Mel and the Maya - "The only profound meaning one can take away from the film is that there is an intimate connection between racism and violence. The message of the production is that the Maya are unacceptable people; we do not want to look at them as they are now, and we #

50 works of art you should see before you die

5/12/2006 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : 50 works of art you should see before you die - 50 works of art you should see before you die, a list compiled by Guardian art critic Jonathan Jones and his readers. (via eyeteeth) [via]

DarwiinRemote lets you use a Wii Remote as an input device for OS X

5/12/2006 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : DarwiinRemote lets you use a Wii Remote as an input device for OS X - DarwiinRemote lets you use a Wii Remote as an input device for OS X. Take heart Windows users, WiinRemote is for you.

jimray : DarwiinRemote - Use your Wii remot on your Mac. I love this.

Rod Begbie : DarwiinRemote is released! (Hirolog) - Use your Wiimote as a mouse on a Mac. [via#

Simon Willison : DarwiinRemote - Software for communicating with a Wii Remote from your Mac. [via]

good evening: MOVIE PLACE

5/12/2006 @ 21:02 UTC

43folders : good evening: MOVIE PLACE - "I should note that...UNTIL THE LAST 35 SECONDS OR SO, they didn't even use computers. JUST INDEX CARDS!"

Knitted horror

5/12/2006 @ 21:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : Knitted horror - Awesome kitsch collection (via Metafilter)

How can I automatically keep my Windows Start menu sorted?

5/12/2006 @ 21:02 UTC

jimray : How can I automatically keep my Windows Start menu sorted? - God, I hate Windows

50 greatest commercials of the 1980s

5/12/2006 @ 21:00 UTC

jkottke : 50 greatest commercials of the 1980s - 50 greatest commercials of the 1980s. Amazingly includes video of every single commercial...prepare to waste your entire afternoon. (thx, art)

Area Man Accidentally Responds To Own 'M4M' Ad

5/12/2006 @ 21:00 UTC

jkottke : Area Man Accidentally Responds To Own 'M4M' Ad - Area Man Accidentally Responds To Own 'M4M' Ad. "He lives right in my neighborhood, he's a professional, and he loves to work out -- he sounds sexy."

Deck the walls with Successories! | Ask MetaFilter

5/12/2006 @ 20:02 UTC

43folders : Deck the walls with Successories! | Ask MetaFilter - How would you spend $7k to trick out your office with local SF art and photos?

"Four your convenience, Classical Music has been moved across the street"

5/12/2006 @ 20:02 UTC

43folders : "Four your convenience, Classical Music has been moved across the street" - "For your convenience..." has become the consumer version of "With all due respect...." You learn to brace for the contradictory zinger that follows.

Flickr: Boston first snow

5/12/2006 @ 20:02 UTC

kellan : Flickr: Boston first snow - Today is the day moving to CA pays off #

Wii Safety: The Missing Pages - a photoset on Flickr

5/12/2006 @ 20:02 UTC

Rod Begbie : Wii Safety: The Missing Pages - a photoset on Flickr - Do not taunt Happy Fun Wii. [via#

jimray : Wii Safety: The Missing Pages - "As demonstrated by our favorite gadget site Gizmodo."

Kids who grew up playing Madden NFL know the intricacies of the game better than many fans (and c...

5/12/2006 @ 20:00 UTC

jkottke : Kids who grew up playing Madden NFL know the intricacies of the game better than many fans (and coaches) of the game - Kids who grew up playing Madden NFL know the intricacies of the game better than many fans (and coaches) of the game "because of attention to arcane details that has demystified the complexities of football to a population that never before understood the [via]

Visuale Blog

5/12/2006 @ 19:02 UTC

joshua : Visuale Blog

EagerEyes - All Things Visual

5/12/2006 @ 19:02 UTC

joshua : EagerEyes - All Things Visual

Scared of Santa

5/12/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Scared of Santa - Happy holiday memories (via Metafilter)

iPod ShuffleBud - USB adapter for the 2 Gen iPod Shuffle by Incipio

5/12/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

jimray : iPod ShuffleBud - USB adapter for the 2 Gen iPod Shuffle by Incipio - Functional yet fugly

The South African XMPP Federation OpenID Server

5/12/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

jimray : The South African XMPP Federation OpenID Server - Log in to OpenID sites with your Jabber ID - wicked cool

Rod Begbie : The South African XMPP Federation OpenID Server - OpenID server which uses Jabber for authentication. Give your Jabber ID and a temporary token, and it will IM you and ask for your permission to login. Very clever. [via#

Simon Willison : XMPP OpenID server - XMPP OpenID server. An OpenID provider that sends you a Jabber message when you try to log in, to help guard against phishing.

factoryjoe : The South African XMPP Federation OpenID Server - This is an OpenID server that uses XMPP's XEP-0070 for authentication. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: xmpp, openid

Content Management Systems I Would Or Wouldn’t Fuck

5/12/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

jimray : Content Management Systems I Would Or Wouldn’t Fuck - "Textpattern whispers in your ear 'I’ll do whatever you want. Come on, touch me here,' and you touch it there and it DIES."

WPF/E First Release Available

5/12/2006 @ 19:01 UTC

jimray : WPF/E First Release Available - Latest "flash killer" in beta

Octogenarians sing 'Fix You' by Coldplay

5/12/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

plasticbag : Octogenarians sing 'Fix You' by Coldplay - A weirdly moving bit of television and music that has a certain cheese factor that's cut quite nicely by the sense that the people who sing know exactly what they're singing about - more than anyone a third of their age possibly could...

Beautiful graphic design in the Gloucester Road Underground station by Chiho Aoshima

5/12/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

plasticbag : Beautiful graphic design in the Gloucester Road Underground station by Chiho Aoshima - I've seen the adverts for this all around the tube, but I didn't realise it would be displayed like this. I totally want to go and see this now. It looks sort of beautiful...

Jon Hicks : 'city glow, mountain whisper' - Gorgeous, stunning, underground art at Gloucester Road Tube [via]

Clever ad for Viagra (nsfw)

5/12/2006 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Clever ad for Viagra (nsfw) - It's almost a shame that I don't get to read more of my spam because it can be highly entertaining. Here's one of the better ones I've seen in a long time, a clever ad for Viagra. Warning: NSFW but LOL nonetheless.

Bob Marley, Haile Selassie and God

5/12/2006 @ 18:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Bob Marley, Haile Selassie and God

Firefox always on top

5/12/2006 @ 18:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : Firefox always on top - Yay, a new stupid Firefox bug. I wonder if keyboard focus works in 2.0?

Pixelotto is a well-publicised (in the UK) attempt to replicate the success of the Million Dollar...

5/12/2006 @ 18:00 UTC

plasticbag : Pixelotto is a well-publicised (in the UK) attempt to replicate the success of the Million Dollar Homepage, but this time with a new gimmick - It's actually trying to collect $2 million dollars, and the differentiator is that one person who clicks on the ads will be awarded $1 million dollars or 50% of the prize fund, with the rest going to the organisers. Smart, if slightly creepy, model...

iFilm legally showing Comedy Central clips

5/12/2006 @ 18:00 UTC

Andy Baio : iFilm legally showing Comedy Central clips - welcome to the new networks; Daily Show and Colbert Report updated nightly

Power of Plain Text

5/12/2006 @ 17:01 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Power of Plain Text - (via wikipedia) [via]

Natali post pictures of herself...

5/12/2006 @ 17:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Natali post pictures of herself... - Natali post pictures of herself...: and geeks drool in comments. Suddenly TechCrunch becomes Valleywag. WTF?!

Sam Ruby: HOWTO Embed MathML and SVG into HTML4

5/12/2006 @ 15:00 UTC

wearehugh : Sam Ruby: HOWTO Embed MathML and SVG into HTML4 - mad. props.

Mozilla Corp. to work more closely with Linux distributors

5/12/2006 @ 15:00 UTC

wearehugh : Mozilla Corp. to work more closely with Linux distributors - "I've also talked to Alexander Sack of Debian ... about how to make Mozilla upstream be in line with the DFSG" How about open sourcing it?

Rare Florida ballot stamp a fake

5/12/2006 @ 15:00 UTC

jkottke : Rare Florida ballot stamp a fake - Remember the whole rare stamp on a Florida absentee ballot thing? Turns out it was a fake. "The give-away signs included an incorrect number of border perforations, the stamp's thickness and its colour." (thx, m)

SimpleBits

5/12/2006 @ 11:01 UTC

Jon Hicks : SimpleBits - A deceptively simple redesign from Dan. The epitome of a clear, readable, yet sumptuous site design. Elastic too!

How-To: Print DIY Planner Hipster PDA Cards Direct to 3x5

5/12/2006 @ 10:01 UTC

43folders : How-To: Print DIY Planner Hipster PDA Cards Direct to 3x5 - Emory presents another terrific tutorial -- this time on printing DIY planner index cards on an all-in-one HP printer.

Study say marijuana no gateway drug

5/12/2006 @ 09:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Study say marijuana no gateway drug - Study say marijuana no gateway drug: "Marijuana is not a “gateway” drug that predicts or eventually leads to substance abuse, suggests a 12-year University of Pittsburgh study."

Competitive Yoga - BuzzFeed

5/12/2006 @ 07:01 UTC

jimray : Competitive Yoga - BuzzFeed - Huh?

LibraryThing UnSuggester

5/12/2006 @ 06:01 UTC

Linkorama : LibraryThing UnSuggester - Suggests books not to read based on what you read. This one is a test for the singularity, which is nieh

The MySpace for adults

5/12/2006 @ 06:01 UTC

Linkorama : The MySpace for adults - LinkedIn is profitable

Consultant

5/12/2006 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Consultant - Consultant: "A shepherd was herding his flock in a remote pasture when suddenly a brand-new BMW advanced out of a dust cloud towards him..."

This was a very difficult Thanksgiving

5/12/2006 @ 06:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : This was a very difficult Thanksgiving - This was a very difficult Thanksgiving: because he met his half sister and recognized her as a porn star! hahahahaha!

Costco: Sceptre 42" LCD HDTV w/ External Tuner Box

5/12/2006 @ 05:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Costco: Sceptre 42" LCD HDTV w/ External Tuner Box - I have succumbed to the temptations of HDTV. Got what I consider to be "a steal". I ♥ Costco. #

Harold and Kumar Part 2 is set to begin filming in January

5/12/2006 @ 05:00 UTC

jkottke : Harold and Kumar Part 2 is set to begin filming in January - Good news: Harold and Kumar Part 2 is set to begin filming in January.

Information Architects Japan - Blog Archive - The 100% Easy-2-Read Standard

5/12/2006 @ 04:01 UTC

deusx : Information Architects Japan - Blog Archive - The 100% Easy-2-Read Standard - "Most websites are crammed with small text that is a pain to read. Why?"

Create and share outlines online - Lifehacker

5/12/2006 @ 04:01 UTC

deusx : Create and share outlines online - Lifehacker - "Web-based iJot combines a word processor and a wiki to turn your notes into outlines, which you can then save and/or share."

globeandmail.com: They adore their 64s

5/12/2006 @ 04:00 UTC

deusx : globeandmail.com: They adore their 64s - "Nostalgia and a sense of computer-whiz community has kept [TPUG] going for nearly 30 years."

Wife, daughters of missing CNET editor found alive

5/12/2006 @ 02:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Wife, daughters of missing CNET editor found alive - James Kim is still missing, but this is amazing news

Hmm, perhaps Richard Taylor's fractal analysis of Jackson Pollock paintings isn't useful after all

5/12/2006 @ 02:00 UTC

jkottke : Hmm, perhaps Richard Taylor's fractal analysis of Jackson Pollock paintings isn't useful after all - Hmm, perhaps Richard Taylor's fractal analysis of Jackson Pollock paintings isn't that useful after all.

MySpace worm

5/12/2006 @ 01:01 UTC

Nelson Minar : MySpace worm - Some messy mix of Quicktime, Javascript, cookies

Yahoo! aerial imagery in OpenStreetMap

5/12/2006 @ 01:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Yahoo! aerial imagery in OpenStreetMap - Tracing is allowed. This should speed things up an awful lot.

Firebug 1.0 Beta

5/12/2006 @ 01:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Firebug 1.0 Beta - Unbelievably brilliant software. I use this every day.

Debian Etch delayed, Lars not getting a Debian tattoo after all

5/12/2006 @ 01:00 UTC

wearehugh : Debian Etch delayed, Lars not getting a Debian tattoo after all

Steven Johnson's outside.in project gets some nice ink in the NY Times

5/12/2006 @ 01:00 UTC

jkottke : Steven Johnson's outside.in project gets some nice ink in the NY Times - Steven Johnson's outside.in project gets some nice ink in the NY Times. (via df) [via]

Boing Boing: Zombie chickens rise from mass graves

5/12/2006 @ 00:01 UTC

deusx : Boing Boing: Zombie chickens rise from mass graves - Totally makes me want to eat tofu: "Apparently though, "zombie birds" that managed to survive have been spotted emerging from mass graves at Northern California farms."

MercuryNews.com | 12/03/2006 | `Zombie chickens' hatch debate over older chickens' fate

5/12/2006 @ 00:01 UTC

deusx : MercuryNews.com | 12/03/2006 | `Zombie chickens' hatch debate over older chickens' fate - Again with the tofu hunger: "To kill the chickens, farmers suffocate them in sealed boxes filled with carbon dioxide, a practice that has drawn the ire of animal rights groups. Afterward, the hens are layered in mounds of sawdust."

Laying Odds on Semel's Successor for the Corner Cube at Yahoo!

5/12/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Laying Odds on Semel's Successor for the Corner Cube at Yahoo! - Laying Odds on Semel's Successor for the Corner Cube at Yahoo!: there are some pretty stupid suggestions on this list... can you find them?

Pro baseball player Don Carman wrote up a list of stock responses to reporter's questions

5/12/2006 @ 00:00 UTC

jkottke : Pro baseball player Don Carman wrote up a list of stock responses to reporter's questions - Pro baseball player Don Carman wrote up a list of stock responses to reporter's questions...it reads like a script for almost every locker room interview I've ever seen. "We're going to take the season one game at a time."

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