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Family arcade (fun center) carpet.  Black Light (BlackLight) - Neon - Home theater carpet

16/01/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Family arcade (fun center) carpet.  Black Light (BlackLight) - Neon - Home theater carpet

Before There Was Twitter, There Was Dave Winer’s Instant Outliner « I’m Not Actually a Geek

16/01/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Before There Was Twitter, There Was Dave Winer’s Instant Outliner « I’m Not Actually a Geek - "Twitter is the glamor girl these days. The latest triumph is the early picture of the U.S. Airways plane that belly flopped into the Hudson River. But before there was Twitter, there was Dave Winer’s Instant Outliner. Never heard of it? Maybe you

Op-Ed Columnist - Forgive and Forget? - NYTimes.com

16/01/2009 @ 15:00 UTC

deusx : Op-Ed Columnist - Forgive and Forget? - NYTimes.com - "And to protect and defend the Constitution, a president must do more than obey the Constitution himself; he must hold those who violate the Constitution accountable. So Mr. Obama should reconsider his apparent decision to let the previous administra

Measuring gravity in the Super Mario Bros. universe

16/01/2009 @ 07:00 UTC

Andy Baio : Measuring gravity in the Super Mario Bros. universe - as game hardware increases from the NES to Wii, Mario's gravity is getting closer to reality  [via]

deusx : Acceleration Due to Gravity: Super Mario Brothers - "The purpose of this analysis is to determine the evolution of gravity in the Mario video game series as video game hardware increases."

A jerk you'll want to buy rags from. - By Seth Stevenson - Slate Magazine

16/01/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : A jerk you'll want to buy rags from. - By Seth Stevenson - Slate Magazine - "There's a genius, too, in his hectoring tone. He makes us feel like idiots for even entertaining the notion of not buying a Shamwow. "You're gonna spend $20 every month on paper towels, anyway," he says, palms up and head tilted

Vince Offer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

16/01/2009 @ 05:00 UTC

deusx : Vince Offer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia - "Vince Offer is a writer, director, comedian, and spokesman for ShamWow! absorbent towels and the SlapChop food chopper."

To the woman who crapped her pants in my car

16/01/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

deusx : To the woman who crapped her pants in my car - "What I am trying to say is that if you want to go out again, I would be more than happy to take you someplace where we can get a meal that is high in fiber and less taxing on the digestive tract. P.S. - If you shat yourself on purpose to end the eve

Kensington SlimBlade trackball for the smooth operator - Engadget

16/01/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

deusx : Kensington SlimBlade trackball for the smooth operator - Engadget - "Yep, Kensington is still making desktop trackballs for all of you out there still rocking your original Macworld '92 T-shirts, and its latest model is actually quite attractive -- the SlimBlade trackball features a minimalist low-profile base w

Hummus Recipes

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Hummus Recipes - "Everything You Wanted to Know About Hummus but Were Afraid to Ask"

Walnut Hummus - Hummus Recipes

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Walnut Hummus - Hummus Recipes - "Walnut hummus is a little known gem among hummus varieties. Try walnut hummus for a tasty treat!"

Pita Chips Recipe - How to Make Pita Chips

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Pita Chips Recipe - How to Make Pita Chips - "These pita chips are perfect fot dipping! Try them with dips like hummus and baba ghannouj, or with salads like tabouleh. Or eat pita chips by themselves! "

Hummus Recipe | Simply Recipes

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Hummus Recipe | Simply Recipes - "This basic hummus recipe calls for using canned garbanzo beans. I've made hummus using dried beans, soaking them, cooking them, etc. but the results just weren't as good. The canned beans actually mash up pretty well."

Jalapeno Hummus - Allrecipes

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Jalapeno Hummus - Allrecipes - "In a blender or food processor, mix the garbanzo beans, jalapeno peppers and reserved juice, tahini, garlic, and lemon juice. Season with cumin, curry powder, and crushed red pepper. Blend until smooth."

Cilantro Jalapeno Hummus Recipe @ CDKitchen.com :: it's what's cooking online!

15/01/2009 @ 20:00 UTC

deusx : Cilantro Jalapeno Hummus Recipe @ CDKitchen.com :: it's what's cooking online! - "Place garlic in a food processor and process until minced, about 10 seconds. Add beans, lime juice and salt. Process into a puree. With the processor running, slowly add olive oil in a steady stream through the feed tube. Process until mixture thick

Wonderland: Cross-stitch Zelda map

15/01/2009 @ 19:00 UTC

deusx : Wonderland: Cross-stitch Zelda map - "This game was very important to me. Someone spent 4 months cross-stitching this map, so I guess it was to them too. Amazing stuff."

Steam Update Adds In-game Web Browsing - Shacknews - PC Games, PlayStation, Xbox 360 and Wii vide...

15/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Steam Update Adds In-game Web Browsing - Shacknews - PC Games, PlayStation, Xbox 360 and Wii video game news, previews and downloads - "Valve today released an update to Steam that includes the final version of the in-game web browser from December's beta patch. "

ASCII by Jason Scott / Rob Swindell and the Synchronet Museum

15/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : ASCII by Jason Scott / Rob Swindell and the Synchronet Museum - "One thing that’s important to demarcate for Rob over a lot of my other interviewees was that he was one of the few BBS software authors still actively writing and maintaining his software. In fact, he still maintains it to the present day. Add on

Google Code Blog: Changes for Jaiku and Farewell to Dodgeball and Mashup Editor

15/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Google Code Blog: Changes for Jaiku and Farewell to Dodgeball and Mashup Editor - "As we mentioned last April, we are in the process of porting Jaiku over to Google App Engine. After the migration is complete, we will release the new open source Jaiku Engine project on Google Code under the Apache License. While Google will no lon

Spider Eggs Hatch In Bush's Brain | The Onion - America's Finest News Source

15/01/2009 @ 06:00 UTC

deusx : Spider Eggs Hatch In Bush's Brain | The Onion - America's Finest News Source - "President Bush collapsed to the floor of the Oval Office during a meeting with advisers when spiderlings hatched from thousands of egg sacs affixed between the hemispheres of his brain, according to a White House memo released Monday. The spiders se

Privateer: Ascii Sector - The Official Website

14/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Privateer: Ascii Sector - The Official Website - "Privateer: Ascii Sector is a 100% free space combat/exploration/trading game for Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. You start with a simple spaceship and can then accept missions or trade goods to earn enough money to upgrade your ship or buy a new one. T

welcome to the ficlets memorial « the ficlets memorial

14/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : welcome to the ficlets memorial « the ficlets memorial - "ficlets is no more. AOL decided to kill the product, but thankfully, since all the content on the site was licensed under Creative Commons, I decided that there's no reason to let the content die. So, consider this the ficlets memorial. I will

Simon Willison : ficlets memorial - ficlets memorial. Here’s a great argument for Creative Commons—AOL shut down Ficlets without providing an archive or export tool, but the license meant Ficlets co-creator Kevin Lawver could scrape and preserve all of the content anyway.

Excess coffee linked to hallucinations - Health News, Health & Wellbeing - The Independent

14/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Excess coffee linked to hallucinations - Health News, Health & Wellbeing - The Independent - The purple elephants have always been with me. "People who consume coffee and other caffeinated products are more likely to have hallucinations, according to a study published today."

Seven Cups of Coffee a Day May Lead to Hallucinations - Bloomberg.com: U.K. & Ireland

14/01/2009 @ 17:00 UTC

deusx : Seven Cups of Coffee a Day May Lead to Hallucinations - Bloomberg.com: U.K. & Ireland - Or.. *are* they there? I've seen the movie From Beyond. "Consuming the caffeine in seven cups of instant coffee a day may leave you more likely to see, hear and smell things that aren’t there, U.K. researchers said. "

Digg - Why Internet Explorer is Better: Can Firefox do THIS? (PIC)

13/01/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

deusx : Digg - Why Internet Explorer is Better: Can Firefox do THIS? (PIC) - Give me a bit - I can probably code something like this up with Canvas

Unreality - Ten of the Most Devastating Weapons from NES Games |

13/01/2009 @ 03:00 UTC

deusx : Unreality - Ten of the Most Devastating Weapons from NES Games | - "Obtaining a new, more powerful weapon during the course on an old-school NES game was always a rush. Tough enemies were suddenly wusses, and an upgraded or new weapon leveled the playing field tremendously. It was tough not to take pleasure in the

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