Monthly Archives: June 2010

He dribbled the puck down the pitch and put in the uprights for a touchdown. Yahtzee!

In case you missed the game, the immediate media attention, or tweets and facebook updates from your friends, Portugal just finished up a 7-0 drubbing of North Korea. You read that correctly. Seven to zero. After the score was 4-0, … Continue reading

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Filming an Officer? That’s an arrest.

Today’s story is on this article from the Washington Post , published on June 16th. The basic premise of the article is that in certain states filming Police Officers while they are on duty is illegal. And in one state, … Continue reading

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It’s about to go Viking up in here.

Okay, well, that’s not technically accurate, but it sounds better than ‘its about to go anglo-saxon up in here’. It is day 8 of the world cup and it is a big day for for me. Not only is the … Continue reading

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Information overload? Nahhh…Now What Was I Doing?

Well, as I was firing up the good ‘ol electronic notepad to scribble something down suitable for posting, I happened across a post regarding almost the same topic; located┬áhere. Now the author’s post focuses on how technology affects out interactions, … Continue reading

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For Soccer: A Response

Earlier today I was reading this post; an argument against the sport and ideal of soccer. I felt the immediate need to turn on my internet rage machine and churn out a scathing retort in the comments section, and then … Continue reading

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Mortal Kombat: It’s Alive!

This deserves every re-post it gets. Making the rounds yesterday was an enigmatic 8-minute short featuring some of our favorite characters from the long-running 2-person fighting game, Mortal Kombat. The history of the series is here on wikipedia. The game … Continue reading

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Art Car Will Terrify, Amaze You

Wandering through Bethesda, MD the other day I stumbled upon this gem of an automobile. Simultaneously amazing and terrifying, this car greets the world with the subtlety of a rhino charging in a mall. Anyway, here are the photos: (this … Continue reading

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21 Realistic X-Rays and Skeletons of Fictional Characters (PICS) (via )

Really cool post about the skeletons on famous cartoon and video game characters. Worth the lookthrough for the pictures alone. When creating a cartoon like Pokemon, The Simpsons or Looney Toons, it's probably safe to say that the artists don't … Continue reading

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Well Now, That Was A Busy Weekend.

I’m not sure where to even begin. Memorial Day Weekend often means taking it slow, throwing something on the bar-be-que, and generally halting work (for the government) for three days instead of two while remembering those in uniform around the … Continue reading

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