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Archive for the month “August, 2011”

Manute Bol (via Manute Bol and Muggsy Bogues – Hoops Style Through the Years – Photos –

Underwater restaurant (via Dining under the sea « FONGBOMB.COM)

An App For Wanderers Seeking Workspace In Cafés @PSFK

An App For Wanderers Seeking Workspace In Cafés @PSFK

Propriété intéressante : si le rayon du cercle est de 1, alors AB x AC x AD x AE = 5. Et cela fonctionne avec tout polygone régulier !

(via A Side Matter | Futility Closet)

Can You Split Atoms at Home? A swede investigates

A Swedish gentleman, citing a a curiosity about whether or not it’s possible to split atoms in one’s own home, has been arrested for trying to induce fission of radium, americium, and uranium in his kitchen. No joke.

After catalyzing a “small meltdown” on his stove he wrote an inquiry to the Swedish Radiation Authority asking if his activities were, strictly speaking, legal.

Can You Split Atoms at Home? A swede investigates

Flying donkey

In July 2010, a Russian tourism company forced a donkey to parasail over the Sea of Azov as part of a publicity stunt. “As soon as his ordeal was over, a lot of the people on the beach ran forward to soothe him.””

Flying donkey

Illegally parked madness (via Chaos grips London – Boing Boing)

Combat Gnome! (via Combat Gnome – Boing Boing)

Keith Richards tells a great story about Charlie Watts, legendary drummer for the Stones.

After a night of drinking, Mick saw Charlie asleep and yelled, “Is that my drummer? Why don’t you get your arse down here?”

Richards continues, “Charlie got dressed in a Savile Row suit, tie, shoes, shaved, came down, grabbed him and went boom! Don’t ever call me “your drummer” again. You’re my … singer.”

Seth’s Blog: “I’m your singer…”

Acceptance speech for a Hugo Award. So touching… (via Best Fanzine – The Garcia Moment, Worldcon Captured on Ustream:2011 Hugo Awards Conference)

Levi’s aspirational ad that was pulled from the UK: Legacy – Now is Our Time (by agencyspy)

“You can never get a cup of tea large enough, or a book long enough, to suit me” – C.S. Lewis

Cow leaps three foot fence and squashes car – Telegraph

Cow leaps three foot fence and squashes car – Telegraph

The most terrifying fact about the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indifferent (…) However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light.” – Stanley Kubrick

The philosophy of Stanley Kubrick – Google Books

The problem with the Internet startup craze isn’t that too many people are starting companies; it’s that too many people aren’t sticking with it.” — Steve Jobs [Fortune, Jan. 24, 2000]

Steve Jobs’s Best Quotes – Digits – WSJ

Jobs’s greatest creation isn’t any Apple product. It is Apple itself.

Daring Fireball: Resigned

A Korean artist playing God … June Bum Park 1 Parking (by thegrandnarrative)

Snowflakes… Supposedly, this is a really fancy taiwanese delicacy.

As far as I’m concerned, it just tastes like a big bowl of crushed ice…

So happy, so creepy…

Beware of falling coconut

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