For some unknown reason, I continue to torture myself by looking at motorcycles for sale (I lost mine in the divorce). There’s one for sale in Jacksonville, OR. It’s exactly the bike I had and exactly the bike I’d want to buy – a 2008 Yamaha FJR 1300…
Look at that listing – “2008 Yamaha FJR 1300.… Read the rest
Let me try and answer that with an unqualified “not a freaking chance…”
Seriously – does anyone not a teenager want to use this service to meet complete strangers?
Will Airtime succeed where Chatroulette failed?
Wired says, “It’s great to have a flashlight on your desk in case the power goes out. But if the power goes out and society collapses, you’ll want the Wicked Lasers Torch. Most flashlights output less than 100 lumens. This $180 personal high beam spits out an estimated 4,100 lumens.… Read the rest
It’s so awful that, even though Stacey Keibler (my favorite elf) was on the latest show, I couldn’t stand to watch it. It’s most certainly NOT “very funny”.
Men At Work
A bunch of folks asked what new blender I got. I don’t know anything about blenders but this one sounded good:
Hamilton Beach 50242N WaveMaker 10-Speed Blender, Black
(Amazon link: I get a kickback if you buy from that link)
Justin Horn sent me this via Twitter:
LOL The “Ninja® Kitchen System 1100”?… Read the rest
As I look around for healthier foods and ways to eat, I came across the recipe for Bacon Egg Cups from the wonderfully named web site, “Fat Girl trapped in a Skinny Girl’s Body”. I am not a cook so I like stuff that looks simple and easy to make.… Read the rest
At any given moment, on any given morning, there are roughly 6,000 planes on their way to somewhere, from somewhere, over American airspace. Getting them safely down to the ground will depend upon the efforts of a small group of controllers who, nearly without fail, get the job done despite long hours, grim working conditions, and ancient technology.… Read the rest
An interesting explanation of why Pluto is no longer a planet.
Among the graduating high school class of 2012 is one Justin Combs, who finished his senior year with an impressive 3.75 GPA and an equally impressive record on the football field.
UCLA rewarded Justin’s accomplishments with a full, $54,000 merit-based scholarship and a spot in the school’s storied football program.… Read the rest
Can someone explain to me (not really – I know why) why, when I move money from my Paypal account, it takes milliseconds for it to be removed from Paypal but it takes *days* for the assholes at the banks to process it?