khump: Turns out Vince the Shamwow guy isn’t another annoying f-list actor trying to sell you a scam product (unlike this guy). This story changed how I watch those commercials completely. It almost, ALMOST, makes me want to buy a Shamwow.
getting things started
khump: thanks to my cousin ben, who has shown me everything from the magnificance of the mac world to just being cool. he sent me this way, and i’m obliging. so here goes. My cousin Kyle is on Tumblr! He’s a great writer and musician so I’m looking forward to great stuff from him!
Left to my own devices, with no family, I’d start writing at seven p.m. and stop...– Author Michael Lewis [via JK] on the alone time zone. (via A design and usability blog: Signal vs. Noise (by 37signals))
I heard this at my church this fall. They were doing a series on listening and learning and had these funny promos before each message. These “scientist” were trying to research old familiar sayings like what actually happens when you count your chickens before they hatch. The funniest one was about eating an apple a day keeping the doctor away. They asked a very valid...
Greg Rutter's Definitive List of The 99 Things You... →
onemoretimewithfeeling:littleorphanammo:kayfabe:vanmega: jon riff I am kind of ashamed at how many of theses I’ve seen.
Grrr… what was supposed to be, a “let me kick off a local backup before I jump in the shower” has turned into multiple hours of moving and deleting files to find space on one of my 5(!) external hard drives that I can do a full backup from. As soon as I can afford it, I’m getting a Drobo with as much storage as physically allowed.
John Coltrane - Naima One of my greatest Muxtape...
not being trusted is one of the worst of all...
mareen: to me that is. because i do not say or do things that i am not sure about. Agreed. If you don’t take me at my word, it makes me wonder if I can take you at yours.
Working on the porch today.
It’s a really warm today (70) which is warmer than inside the house, so I decided to take the lappy outside and do a little work today. Better get it in now because I think a storm is coming. I only know this because my wonderful grandmother knows I don’t have cable and was unlikely to be checking the weather so she called me to tell me.
I really hate there isn’t a cancel button on the iPhone text messaging. It always pauses for 2 seconds before sending, why not let me cancel! It always autocorrects my last word and makes me look like an idiot.
25 Random Facts About Me...
Facebook has this “25 Random Facts About Me” thing going around and seeing as all my friends are “Facebook friends” I thought I’d post it here. Feel free to fill one out yourself! It’s actually kind of fun. Especially if you try and think of things few people know about you. I have seen this “25 Random things about you” thing going around the web...
Do you know the #1 song the day you were born?
webmarc:janieblue84: Go to http://www.joshhosler.biz Mine was… “Centerfold” by J. Geils Band… Na Na Nananana.
Unix Time = 1234567890 On Valentine’s Day →
pile: johnzanussi: (via giantrobotlasers)
The word “Checkmate” in chess comes from the...
Conan O’brien just walked up and introduced himself to me and Mary.
Deep thought for the day...
maryjkendall: What is your big why? What is it that keeps you getting out of bed every morning and working? What are you wanting to accomplish? Where do you want to be? You must know why you’re working to be successful. Living in isolation I have to think about this a lot. The answer changes from time to time, but it’s good to keep the ‘why’ in the forefront of your...
How to Make Cake in a Mug →
livejamie: I had no idea this was even possible! pretty cool idea for single serving cakes.
George Jones - Cup of Loneliness (2:40) I heard...
maryjkendall: Off to my second day of broker school! Mary has started taking Brokerage classes, so on top of being a licenced real estate agent, she’ll be a broker too!