Category: fun

Prettier than Captain Jack’s…

Tell me that this isn’t the coolest bracelet you’ve ever seen: Wow! It’s like an abacus on your wrist! But the title of the actual webpage says the theme is time machine. I love it. I was browsing the fabulous…

Spirit of Exploration

You can’t convince me that the spirit of exploration is dead when you hear stories like this: Using his trusty BB gun to help him return to Earth, a 48-year-old gas station owner flew a lawn chair rigged with helium-filled…

It's like going to the zoo!

Almost… I love my coworkers and their amazing links. You can watch a live feed of a momma lion and her 10 day old (as of today) cubs in a zoo from a Norwegian website. We caught bath time and…

Cherry Season!

I can’t help but share what I’m eating right now, hand-picked cherries from Spring Valley Orchard which are delish! We got there on Friday, the first day that the orchard was ever open for hand-picking. There were three rows of…

New favorite webcomic

Thanks to a little April Fools prank by Randall Munroe of xkcd, I have a new favorite comic for my morning routine, Questionable Content. Check it out, especially if you like interesting plot lines, dry wit, and emo-kid bashing.

iPod Humor

From Lore Sj√∂berg at Wired… I finally bought a proper iPod, the kind that has a screen and comes with a jar of faux-hawk cream. I already had an iPod shuffle, but I never felt I truly belonged to the…

Feeling old again…

It’s amazing to see what people use to judge their feeling of being old, my labmate just pointed out. I just had a wee fit about my age. Searching through iTunes for something I haven’t heard in a while, I…