Where the Hell is Matt? ~ 2012

Matt is dancing again...Enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pwe-pA6TaZk Related Links Where the Hell is Matt? 2012 - YouTube I am Matt from "Where the Hell is Matt?" AMA : IAmA. ~ Reddit "appearance" by Matt. Interesting Q&A. Trip the Light ~ Lyrics If all the...

I procrastinate therefore I am…late

Funny and appropriate t-shirt for me: I procrastinate therefore I am...late

Trump touches orb with Saudi King & Egyptian President

This now famous image of Trump, King Salman of Saudi Arabia, and President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt touching some kind of glowing orb has generated a lot of buzz and memes. The truth turns out to be pretty straight-forward. The occasion was the opening of a new...

“A fascinatingly disturbing thought” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson's disturbing thought: That there is about a one percent difference between human DNA and the DNA of our nearest genetic relatives the chimpanzee. You could say that whatever it is that makes us human is somehow contained in that one percent...

Bryan Cranston to Portray LBJ

Wow! This is news. Bryan Cranston to portray LBJ in HBO adaptation of stage play All the Way.

George Clooney Witnesses War Crimes in Sudan’s Nuba Mountains

As with any crisis, it's easy to dismiss it when you don't know or see the victims. Say what you want about George Clooney, but the guy has my respect for using his celebrity to get the message out about Darfur and Sudan. For more, visit the ENOUGH Project....

The Philosopher Commuter – How One Person Can Reduce Traffic

Traffic flows in stop-and-go waves that are caused, in part, by everyone doing their best to prevent other cars from cutting ahead of them in their lane. By not tailgating, by giving lots of space to the guy ahead of your car, you allow cars to flow  into lanes as...

What is a “CVT” Transmission ~ Scotty Kilmer

CVTs (Continuous Variable Transmissions) are cheaper to build and get around 6% better gas mileage over automatic transmissions, says auto mechanic Scotty Kilmer. Because of these features, more and more manufacturers are putting CVTs in their cars—in some models they...
Typical Gamer ~ Photo by Jeff the Trojan

Playing video games can improve brain function

Gamers are saying, "We told you so!" Parents are saying, "WTF!?" According to recent studies, playing video games can increase brain function and improve: creativity decision-making hand-eye coordination night vision But at what cost? According to one analyst, if you...

Clever Tampax Ad ~ When Swimming with Sharks

I know, I should be ashamed. But I thought this was a clever ad...if in poor taste—No pun intended!...I'm going to hell. Via Ads of the World

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You are my forever

You are my forever

At some point, while submariner Mikhail Averin waited at the bottom of the Bering Sea to be rescued, he wrote this short letter to his wife. No one has forever... But I wanted more. I wanted to give you more...more babies. Love our son and the baby for both of us....

Glorious Octopus Image

Glorious Octopus Image

I bumped into this image of an octopus recently and had to share. Such a striking, symmetrical geometry to this octopus' pose. Totally mesmerizing.

Domesticated foxes ~ Are they like dogs?

Domesticated foxes ~ Are they like dogs?

I'd watched a documentary some years ago about a Russian scientist who, in 1959 or so, started trying to domesticate foxes in hopes of discovering how wolves were domesticated into dogs. Surprisingly, the answer to that question still remains a mystery. This video...

Old insults with class ~ by redditor Jesse_James

Old insults with class ~ by redditor Jesse_James

Found this thread of old insults while browsing reddit post What old insults need to make a comeback? My favorite contribution was a long list of insults from famous politicians, authors and the like curated by redditor Jesse_James.