YouTube - gnome Death race

5/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : YouTube - gnome Death race - "Gnome death race 25/10/06 on ravenholt server"

The Van Halen Clause - WOW Insider

5/01/2007 @ 23:04 UTC

deusx : The Van Halen Clause - WOW Insider - "Apparently, Van Halen used to demand a bowl of non-brown M&Ms at every venue they played at to make sure the promoter actually read their contract."

A Kinda Patton Christmas

5/01/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Andy Baio : A Kinda Patton Christmas - including custom Carvel cake and fake Photoshopped magazine

Merlin Mann's Phone Guy series

5/01/2007 @ 23:03 UTC

Andy Baio : Merlin Mann's Phone Guy series - "my nails are salon-perfect"  [via]

Suck.com's Joey Anuff launches recommendations site

5/01/2007 @ 23:02 UTC

Andy Baio : Suck.com's Joey Anuff launches recommendations site - sounds like Metacritic for music singles, gears, autos, and so on

jimray : Critical Metrics Tests Music Recommendations - Joey Anuff is back and now he's aggregating critics

Zug.com's John Hargrave releases prank book

5/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Zug.com's John Hargrave releases prank book - one of the oldest e-zines, Zug has been active since 1995 and still very funny  [via]

Flickr: The Visual HTML Jokes Pool

5/01/2007 @ 23:01 UTC

wearehugh : Flickr: The Visual HTML Jokes Pool - so very, very wrong

Interview with Ben Schott, author of the Schott's Miscellany books

5/01/2007 @ 23:00 UTC

jkottke : Interview with Ben Schott, author of the Schott's Miscellany books - Interview with Ben Schott, author of the Schott's Miscellany books. It sounds like we have a lot in common, job-wise. "One of the metaphors of what I do that I like is a sort of curator. Often it's a question of finding information that might've otherwise

Edgework: Merlin Mann at Like It Matters

5/01/2007 @ 22:03 UTC

43folders : Edgework: Merlin Mann at Like It Matters - Like me, Brian loves D&D, Rush, hobo matters, and theoretical productivity.

D. J. Bernstein's guide to internet mail infrastructure

5/01/2007 @ 22:02 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : D. J. Bernstein's guide to internet mail infrastructure - (via wikipedia) [via]

Hillel Cooperman purchased a small autograph book dating from the 1940s in a Hong Kong shop and h...

5/01/2007 @ 22:00 UTC

jkottke : Hillel Cooperman purchased a small autograph book dating from the 1940s in a Hong Kong shop and has posted scans of the book online in hopes that people will help translate it - Hillel Cooperman purchased a small autograph book dating from the 1940s in a Hong Kong shop and has posted scans of the book online in hopes that people will help translate it. A commenter says: "This book is used to leave comments -- quite popular at gra

how to get a copy of your FBI file

5/01/2007 @ 21:05 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : how to get a copy of your FBI file

Golden Compass movie stills

5/01/2007 @ 21:04 UTC

Matthew M. Boedicker : Golden Compass movie stills

Recycling yarn / Unravelling thrift store sweaters

5/01/2007 @ 21:03 UTC

deusx : Recycling yarn / Unravelling thrift store sweaters - "If the cost of quality wool gets you down then consider visiting your local thrift store and buying wool sweaters there."

Emotibud Earbud Set

5/01/2007 @ 21:02 UTC

deusx : Emotibud Earbud Set - "4 of these pairs of adorable emotion ear bud accessories!"

Amazon’s Price Drop Policy

5/01/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Amazon’s Price Drop Policy - Amazon’s Price Drop Policy: "Did you know that if the price on something you buy drops, within 30 days of your purchase date, Amazon.com will credit you the difference if you ask for it?"

YouParkLikeAnAsshole.com

5/01/2007 @ 21:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : YouParkLikeAnAsshole.com - YouParkLikeAnAsshole.com: "Sick of a car taking up two spaces on the street? How about a car too close to yours? What about the car at the mall parked diagonally? Now you can do something about it."

Rod Begbie : You Park Like an Asshole - Printed out a few of these flyers to keep in the glove compartment for when they're needed. [via#

Boing Boing: Excellent amateur stop motion video

5/01/2007 @ 20:05 UTC

jcgregorio : Boing Boing: Excellent amateur stop motion video - stop motion video

"the secret life of machines" - Google Video

5/01/2007 @ 20:04 UTC

jcgregorio : "the secret life of machines" - Google Video

Top 11 Things Geeks Did on New Year's Eve

5/01/2007 @ 20:03 UTC

jimray : Top 11 Things Geeks Did on New Year's Eve - Brilliant

Daylife Launches, Starts Very Long Uphill Climb

5/01/2007 @ 20:02 UTC

jimray : Daylife Launches, Starts Very Long Uphill Climb - Ouch - I wasn't aware that there was a web2.0 thing that Arrington didn't love, and he's an investor in this one. Maybe he's just trying to deflect all the criticism that he's nothing more than fanboi cheerleader. Oh. Wait.

Richard Dawkins is on MySpace?!!

5/01/2007 @ 20:01 UTC

jimray : Richard Dawkins is on MySpace?!! - Going after the kids, I guess...

Why people don't use collaboration tools

5/01/2007 @ 19:03 UTC

François Nonnenmacher : Why people don't use collaboration tools

Would You Hire Matt Cutts?

5/01/2007 @ 19:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Would You Hire Matt Cutts? - Would You Hire Matt Cutts?: this is rather amusing... espeically the part about what I supposedly make for MySQL consulting...

Food manufacturers are greenwashing their packaging, using homey organic colors and themes to see...

5/01/2007 @ 19:00 UTC

jkottke : Food manufacturers are greenwashing their packaging, using homey organic colors and themes to seel food that isn't even necessarily organic or healthy - Food manufacturers are greenwashing their packaging, using homey organic colors and themes to seel food that isn't even necessarily organic or healthy. "Start with a gentle image of a field or a farm to suggest an ample harvest gathered by an honest, hard

WordPress Help - Podz @ Tamba2

5/01/2007 @ 18:03 UTC

43folders : WordPress Help - Podz @ Tamba2 - These are so useful.

BSG / WoW video

5/01/2007 @ 18:02 UTC

Nelson Minar : BSG / WoW video - nerdsplosion

Singles chart set to go retro | The Guardian | Guardian Unlimited

5/01/2007 @ 18:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : Singles chart set to go retro | The Guardian | Guardian Unlimited - This weekend, the UK charts will switch to including sales of all digital tracks, not just those marked as "singles". As a result, album tracks and one-hit wonders are likely to hit the Top 100. Anything that gets The Proclaimers into the charts *has* t #

NYC is a dirty place

5/01/2007 @ 18:00 UTC

jkottke : NYC is a dirty place - Power Washing 188 Suffolk St., a photo depicting how dirty NYC is. (via eliot) [via]

philgyford : Trevorlittle.com - nyc photos » Power Washing 188 Suffolk St. - Wow. Shows how dirty some New York buildings have become over the years. The difference is incredible. (via Kottke)

Feedburner Site Stats

5/01/2007 @ 17:03 UTC

Linkorama : Feedburner Site Stats - Finally, A 360 Degree View of Audience Engagement

Who speaks Irish?

5/01/2007 @ 17:03 UTC

Nelson Minar : Who speaks Irish? - "confronted by an unbending foot soldier of the Irish Taliban"

No blinking - JURTA

5/01/2007 @ 17:00 UTC

wearehugh : No blinking - JURTA

Gina Trapani in the WSJ

5/01/2007 @ 16:00 UTC

jkottke : Gina Trapani in the WSJ - Holy crap, Gina got her own hedcut portrait in the Wall Street Journal this morning! She'll be under her desk for days over this.

Internet Explorer Vulnerabilities in 2006 (washingtonpost.com)

5/01/2007 @ 15:01 UTC

mbertier : Internet Explorer Vulnerabilities in 2006 (washingtonpost.com) - nice chart [via#

WotR 80 - Jet Set Willy:Online

5/01/2007 @ 13:01 UTC

Rod Begbie : WotR 80 - Jet Set Willy:Online - Multiplayer Jet Set Willy! Play as teams collecting objects, or capture the flag mode. It's like my entire childhood was leading up to this. [via#

New Statesman - Resolution one: get a life hack

5/01/2007 @ 09:01 UTC

43folders : New Statesman - Resolution one: get a life hack - "Follow each life-hacking blogger around every twisted corner of time-saving trivia, and you could spend more time life hacking than you spend living."

Google Comes Out of the Shadows in N.C.

5/01/2007 @ 07:03 UTC

jimray : Google Comes Out of the Shadows in N.C. - Google in Chapel Hill!

Anal Sex Is Increasingly Popular in the Hetero World

5/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Anal Sex Is Increasingly Popular in the Hetero World - Anal Sex Is Increasingly Popular in the Hetero World: there are so many amusingly quotable lines in this story that it's best to just read the whole thing

No joke, this Texans cheerleader works with NASA

5/01/2007 @ 07:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : No joke, this Texans cheerleader works with NASA - No joke, this Texans cheerleader works with NASA: "Summer Williams is a Houston Texans cheerleader. She's also a rocket scientist."

I'm Turning On Comments

5/01/2007 @ 07:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : I'm Turning On Comments - I'm Turning On Comments: excellent! Dave is finally allowing comments

Wall Calendar

5/01/2007 @ 06:01 UTC

43folders : Wall Calendar - This is a lot of fiddly work for a calendar that must be rewritten (in ginormous longhand) every few weeks. Classic pseudo-productivity.

Automated backups in Windows » Draconis Software Blog

5/01/2007 @ 05:00 UTC

gleuschk : Automated backups in Windows » Draconis Software Blog - new year's resolution #1: set up an automatic backup scheme (200gig of disk space at Dreamhost going to waste)

Other World Computing- The ModBook; The Mac tablet revolution is about to begin!

5/01/2007 @ 04:05 UTC

43folders : Other World Computing- The ModBook; The Mac tablet revolution is about to begin! - And it's at least partly designed by Germans. So there's that.

Rod Begbie : Other World Computing- The ModBook; The Mac tablet revolution is about to begin! - If Apple won't make a Mac tablet, then someone else will, apparently. [via#

Sales of CDs are falling faster than you can say iPod

5/01/2007 @ 04:04 UTC

43folders : Sales of CDs are falling faster than you can say iPod - "They manufacture and distribute plastic. Of course they have to put something on the plastic to make it more appealing -- but the music is secondary."

Help, My Hard Drive is Full! - TechDigs.net

5/01/2007 @ 04:03 UTC

43folders : Help, My Hard Drive is Full! - TechDigs.net - I'll almost certainly have a fuller post about this soon, but for now I'll say "thank you thank you, Greg!" Awesome.

manicwave: NewsHeap - Parsing RSS in Ruby

5/01/2007 @ 04:03 UTC

jimray : manicwave: NewsHeap - Parsing RSS in Ruby - Ultraliberal RSS parser built in Ruby, based on Mark Pilgrim's Python version

Classy Post Alert: Farting Strippers!

5/01/2007 @ 04:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : Classy Post Alert: Farting Strippers! - Classy Post Alert: Farting Strippers!: "the amazing thing is not merely the stories themselves, but that Stipper Web exists" heh!

From $10/Week to $800/Week with AdSense

5/01/2007 @ 04:01 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : From $10/Week to $800/Week with AdSense - From $10/Week to $800/Week with AdSense: notice how he doesn't reveal his site URL?

eWeek doesn’t want me to visit eweek.com

5/01/2007 @ 04:00 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : eWeek doesn’t want me to visit eweek.com - eWeek doesn’t want me to visit eweek.com: eweek is teh suck!

vidmeter

5/01/2007 @ 02:02 UTC

jimray : vidmeter - Top videos from around the net... and, most of it's porn. Yay, UGC.

LaCie - FireWire Speakers - Bus-Powered Audio System

5/01/2007 @ 02:01 UTC

jimray : LaCie - FireWire Speakers - Bus-Powered Audio System - Hott

Amazon.com: Mac OS X Version 10.5 Leopard: Software

5/01/2007 @ 01:01 UTC

43folders : Amazon.com: Mac OS X Version 10.5 Leopard: Software - "Scheduled to ship in spring 2007..." I guess this (and/or iLife '07) isn't Steve's big reveal. via John Foster.

The Vinland Map

5/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

jkottke : The Vinland Map - Strange Maps post about the Vinland Map, a document proported to have been drawn in the 15th century from a 13th century map. The Vinland Map depicts an unknown land across the Atlantic Ocean called Vinland which some think is the part of North America vi

Malcolm Gladwell on the difference between secrets and puzzles

5/01/2007 @ 01:00 UTC

jkottke : Malcolm Gladwell on the difference between secrets and puzzles - Malcolm Gladwell on the difference between secrets and puzzles, particularly as it relates to something like the Enron scandal. I think this is one of the more interesting pieces from Gladwell in recent years. Having lived in California during the blackou

travel search price comparison

5/01/2007 @ 00:02 UTC

joshua : travel search price comparison

Refund Please - Home

5/01/2007 @ 00:02 UTC

jimray : Refund Please - Home - Amazon has a little known policy that if the price of an item drops within 30 days, they'll send you the difference. This site does all of the hard work for you! Que greasemonkey script that automates the whole thing in 5...4...

LinkedIn's new answers product

5/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

cameron : LinkedIn's new answers product - They seem to have launched it recently...

1994 best/worst-of the internet lists with predicitons for 1995

5/01/2007 @ 00:00 UTC

jkottke : 1994 best/worst-of the internet lists with predicitons for 1995 - 1994 best/worst-of the internet lists with predicitons for 1995. "Pick any tragic event and you can probably recall seeing a newsgroup that taunted its seriousness. There was alt.tonya-harding.whack.whack.whack. Then we had alt.lorena.bobitt.chop.chop.cho

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