Checkers Is Solved

July 19th, 2007

Checkers Is Solved

Old men everywhere grumble.


June 6th, 2007

Okay, so I’m not much into LOLCats , but I found a few examples of the meme pretty funny.

For the physicists, there’s Schroedinger’s LOLCat.

For Sci-Fi fans, there LOLHal9000 and LOLTrek.

And of course, for us programmers there’s LOLCode! With implementations in Python, Perl, .NET, and C++.

Rockfish: Channel Frederator Cartoon of the Year

April 2nd, 2007

The awesome Rockfish was voted Channel Frederator‘s Cartoon of the Year. Blur Studio is also the creator of the ‘Bunny’ Simpsons trailer.

TiSP – Free In-Home Wireless from Google

April 1st, 2007

Welcome to Google TiSP

Apparently, The MPAA Doesn’t Mind Copyright Violations

February 18th, 2007

at least as long as they’re the ones doing the violating:

Jack Bauer vs Aqua Teen Hunger Force

February 11th, 2007

Gabe, Make Me One Of These Tables For Christmas!

December 13th, 2006

(via boingboing)

I love this table – it expands from seating 6 to seating 12 when you twist it.

Sadly, it’s probably a little out of my price range. From the site: “Please understand that this is an extremely special piece of furniture, of exceptional quality and design – it is not for everyone by a very very long way and can only be afforded by the lucky few of us with exceptional wealth.”

Gotta Love Physics Humor

December 11th, 2006

Quantum Jump

Eels And Groupers In The Sea

December 11th, 2006

hunt together in perfect harmony

side by side in the coral reefs, so
oh, Lord, why don’t we?

Eels and groupers in the Red Sea apparently cooperate to hunt other fish.

According to New Scientist, this is the first discovered instance of two species cooperating to hunt that doesn’t involve humans as one of the species.

Daily Readings On Your MP3 Player – Verbum Domini and USCCB

December 5th, 2006

First, there’s Brian Noe’s

Verbum Domini

with readings from the public domain Douay-Rheims translation; for copyright reasons he cannot use the New American Bible.

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops CAN use the NAB, and they just started podcasting the Daily Readings as well!

YouTube – man on ice

December 5th, 2006

Funny commercial
YouTube – man on ice

High-Tech, Ancient Greek Style

December 5th, 2006

Astronomy Picture of the Day

shows the Antikythera mechanism, a geared device from around 150-100 BC which could predict star and planet locations, and solar and lunar eclipses.

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November 11th, 2006

A grammatically correct sentence consisting of the word ‘buffalo’ repeated eight times. (The capitals are important.)
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Pac-man chart

November 9th, 2006


Comments Are Open

October 20th, 2006

I’ve upgraded to WordPress 2.0, which has a comment spam catcher plug-in. I’m opening up comments, so you don’t need to register to comment. I’ll keep it open at least until I get an idea how good the filter is, if it works, we’ll stay open!

Heh, I Do This!

October 20th, 2006

xkcd – Misusing Slang

Eww! Margaret Thatcher!

September 29th, 2006

(via boingboing)

A freaky optical illusion featuring Margaret Thatcher

This One’s For Gabe

September 29th, 2006

Meat cake

Terrorists Are Getting Pretty Smart

September 29th, 2006

via Happy Catholic blog

Jane Chimp-Slap Dave

September 29th, 2006

David Morgan-Mar gets chimp-slapped by Jane Goodall!

Love it!

In fact, Irregular Webcomic is always a good read.