Conan O'Brien Hates My Homeland
Conan rips on 146 countries. e.g. Haiti, you just celebrated two hundred years of independence. Congratulations. Now make a wish and blow out your burning pile of tires.
1904 St. Louis Olympics
These games were a sideshow in every sense.
Way more than you wanted on retired numbers
commentary for each team, and players sorted into greatness, importance, and emotional
Modeling The Real Market Value Of Social Networks
Is MySpace worth $3 billion, or $20 billion? It depends on how you value a user.
Are artificial reefs good for the environment?
Proponents say they replenish the ecosystem. Some scientists aren't so sure.
Holographic handsets on the market by 2010
displaying them using a projector with a laser source and micro holographic optical elements lenses.
Google Maps car gets a ticket
I wonder if this happens a lot to Mr. Googlemapcar
Segway sales hit all time high, thanks OPEC! - Engadget
Over 80 comments of people ripping on the segway. Should be an entertaining read.
The knowledge: how to improve your posture
'Good' posture is surprisingly effortless - we only need actively to use 14 out of 640-odd muscles for standing up.
Presidential Candidates on Immigration Issues
A handy chart rating the candidates on veray immigration issues. It's very blunt.
The Thirty-Eight States
A map reducing the U.S. to 38 States by C. Etzel Pearcy, geography professor at California State University, Los Angeles.
Star Wars Potpourri
Stories and photos of the actors behind Chewbacca, C3PO, R2D2, and Darth Vader
The Pets Observation Porthole at Hammacher Schlemmer
If I had a dog and a wooden fence, I would get one of these. For sure.
Would a Chicago 2016 Olympics recycle London's arena from 2012?
I'm all for reusing! And it would be cool to have a little bit of London here in Chicago.