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random monday linking

if you’re lithe to start your workweek on monday, check these out:

-> a missouri man killed his wife with a gun while trying to make hole in his roof to mount a satellite dish. [kctv5]

-> some dead-on secrets of the married man, stuff that you don’t want to bring up to the wife unless you want to start a dialogue on it. if you have a wife like mine, just submit and roll over. [webmd]

-> interesting travel diary of an iranian man traveling in europe [lifegoeson]

-> lotus notes allows the nsa to intercept and read email. people say this sucks while ibm seems to think this is a good feature in the name of national security [heise.de]

-> why do pennies exist? it costs us 1.7 cents to make a penny. i would be happy to just be rid of the penny and have prices go to .05 increments. [new yorker]

ok, now get back to work.

wonderful warriors links

the warriors won again tonight, beating the hapless clippers to stay in the hunt for the western conference playoffs. after coming down off the euphoric high, i managed to scope out these links for your clicking pleasure.

why wear this shirt when you’re about to commit a crime? [icrimewatch]

some lovely faces of meth – before and after [drugfree]

worth1000 contest about old ads for new products [worth1000]

cheesy pickup lines in every language – good for vacation [miscmasala]

stuck to toilet seat links

i’ve had some slow going on the john every now and then, but 2 years is kinda ridiculous to be taking a dump. apparently, in kansas, it’s not such a ridiculous thing:

woman stuck to toilet seat [msnbc]

also…

let’s start a french woman importation company [huffingtonpost]

the internet wayback machine – put in a .com address from 1996 [archive]

finally, someone explains what national flags really mean [presscue]

mark my word, marcos will be wearing this r2-d2 beanie this winter [carissa]

burn the friday workday away

a few more hours till the weekend – these might try to chip away at some of that jail sentence we call work:

i can foresee other, dirtier uses for this, but for now it’s in good fun [cubo]

men appearing here are hated on in bars/clubs, etc. [hotchickswithdouchebags]

cool drawings. no word on what drugs the artist was on.  [wesleyburt]

top spy gadgets for the common man and/or pervert. [webupon]

how to swear in different languages. (nsfw ads) [insultmonger]

who wants a lame candle party when you have a pole dance party! [sedusa]

break your face links

a muni bus driver recently was caught on tape advising that he was going to “break the face” of a passenger who had called him out on being rude to a elderly chinese rider. more here [muni harshness].

after going through that, sink your teeth into these links on the worst day of the work week – tuesday:

live surveillance camera screensavers, up to 653 nodes [i.document]

barack obama is way richer than most democrats [typepad]

seriously offensive home depot parking lot scam – beware! [7610]

cats poop in a box and never need a bath [faildogs]

one more day till hump day!

post obama letdown links

we may get to see more of chelsea clinton in the white house…she’s grown up a bit from her earlier days

how to make a smoker from a trash can [cruftbox]

playing the bubble gum sequencer at a party will get you action [youtube]

mccain hates gooks and he hasn’t even tried to ever park at ranch 99 [sfgate]

pics taken at the right time [sawse]

fail [failblog]

if i was forced at gunpoint to choose a presidential daughter, i’d prob have to go with barbara bush:

jenna looks too much like daddy.

martin luther links

schools and government employees have mlk day off, but most of corporate america has to work. for those of you starting slow this week with the news of impending rain and a busy weekend, here’s some carefully selected web stories to help you pass the time.

america is the new oceania…let’s all move to canada together [nytimes]

cnet’s blog would have been an obvious target for thought police [cnet]

you can’t think of ads like this unless you were high [uaddit.com]

melinda gates wears the pants in her family [money]

fake phone calls to impress people into thinking you’re popular [pdialer]

happy monday!

one more day to a sunny friday links

after raining all week, we’re expected to have a sunny and 60 weekend. splendid!to make the time pass faster till tomorrow, check these out:

gizmodo pranked at ces and turned off exhibitors displays [gizmodo]

buy the tv-b-gone as mentioned in the above article [tv-b-gone]

my new 404 page when i get a minute to do it [approachanxiety]

never get so drunk that you’re a subject of a web posting (nsfw) [jezebel]

“time hackers” spend thousands to change nanoseconds [wired]

fifty top-10 lists for the new year [time]

also, free electronics recycling at irvington high school in fremont this sunday from 10-4 if anyone is interested. a tv that would normally cost $25 to dump would be free.

one more day to work links

unlike nearly every other last day of work for the year that i have experienced in my life, i am actually busy right to the end and even possibly working late tomorrow to finish up everything that’s open. wtf! oh well, i don’t want to cry about it. if you are like everyone else and have to put in your 8 hours tomorrow but trying to find something to kill the time, please visit the following carefully selected web properties and hope the time pass quickly. there’s a couple extra this time around. some are good, some are funny and some are wrong:

mom and son separated at birth work at the same lowe’s [seattle times]

the most expensive starbucks drink in the world [aeowptd.com]

mercury news wishbook 2007 – it’s humbling for sure [mercurynews]

top 5 sunsets from northern norway – [thomas laupstad]

the best news of the year – guinness is good for you [bbc]

closeup pictures of eyeballs could be nice wall art [art-dept]

best pictures of 2007 as judged by atlanta constitution [photojournal]

best pictures of 2007 as judged by associated press [xinhua]

midweek hump links

well, its officially humpy wednesday and since it’s past noon, we’re on a trend towards the weekend already. here’s some stuff to fill some time:

vato throws his lady under the bus and gets caught [movin 997]

i’m glad i’m over 30 already – mandatory draft? [omaha register]

readjusting the “small world” ride at disney for fatties [wired]

french people eat fattier food than us, but stay skinny [sbregister]