Archive for June, 2007

Baby Jesus has returned…

Tuesday, June 26th, 2007

...as a pork product? See for yourself! The money quote: The Baby must dry several weeks before it is ready to be sold. I'm off to buy some Baby Jesus and Lil Chub. (thanks to Galen for the discovery.) p.s., why is there a Buddha on the banner for babyjesus.com? p.p.s., there is a band called Jesus ...

Creation Science Fair? No it’s not!

Friday, June 22nd, 2007

[16:17] Chris: heh, i am reading this call for a christian science fair entries [16:17] Dave: omg [16:17] Chris: they have a bunch of suggestions for entries [16:17] Chris: “8. How much voltage or current can a human take before he is killed? Could do experiments on a plant.” [16:18] Dave: lol [16:18] Chris: i ...

The Komai sure know how to treat a lady.

Thursday, June 21st, 2007

Story from Galen yesterday in IRC: i watched a show about two brits who lived with a tribe in new papua they collect dog's teeth to buy wives and pigs are highly prized, like as much as people anyway, one of the brits asks how many pigs it would cost to buy a wife ...

Guerrilla marketing?

Monday, June 18th, 2007

Kathryn sat at the intersection, waiting to turn left. A truck with an attached trailer sat at the same intersection, in the lane next to her, waiting to go straight. The light turned green, and both vehicles tried to go their separate ways. But the truck's trailer ...

Science is pretty

Wednesday, June 13th, 2007

I just saw an awesome video about computer simulations being used for scientific research and visualization. It is an incredible look at how computer simulations are helping us reveal even more of our amazing universe. Click the montage of screencaps to see the video. Or, here's a ...

How much for that boring puppy in the window?

Wednesday, June 6th, 2007

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It doesn’t matter if you’re black or white.

Tuesday, June 5th, 2007

I had too much fun with the Face Transformer web toy, a gizmo that transforms a photo of a face into different ethnicities, ages, and artistic styles: From left to right: Original, baby, child, teenager, old, Afro-Caribean, Caucasian, west Asian, feminized, Modigliani, Boticelli, El Greco, Manga, Apeman, drunk From left to right: ...

Google Sees All, Knows All

Friday, June 1st, 2007

Google's amazing new Street View feature of Google Maps is watching your shenanigans. It WILL catch you in the act. So be careful. Take it from this guy: (source) (more Street View goodies)