Friday, August 05, 2005

The Making of a BattleMech
















Incredible (it's another treehouse)

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Mr Sparklepants















"I can't go out tonight,
'cos I haven't got a thing to wear."

He NEEDS to go to Lakewood Church.

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Who Loves Megachurches?










Not just your neighbourhood church, oh no. For me, this is more frightening than the mosque just down the road a bit from where I live.

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Guide to Shooting Rubber Bands















Let warfare commence.

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I Love Sandwiches







Don't we all?

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When You Have To Get Off The Phone











Collection of wav files to play when THAT person calls

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Weird Names of Music Performer's Children

50 Cent's kid is called Bow-TY but I can't pronounce it!

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Most Disturbing Product














Quite a few here. Perhaps the most disturbing thing is that all these are actually for sale - links on how to purchase on the page. Roll Up!! Roll Up!!

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Amazing Treehouse

It's a beaut!!

"The treehouse in Pleasant Hill sits 30 feet up a 100-year-old tree in Jack Barnhart's back yard. A 65-foot boardwalk is the only way up."

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A Lesson With Mr Fastfinger

It's flash guitar tutorial, ya filthy-minded bugger!!

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Garden Snail Risotto







Lovely, probably.....but I don't like risotto rice so I'll just leave it out.

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Thursday, August 04, 2005

How To Build Your Own R2D2













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A Book of Scoundrels


















..such as Deacon Brodie

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Aberdeen Blogs

have excommunicated me. My feed has been removed and despite three requests has not been reinstated. This from a group who want to encourage bloggers from our local area.

F*ck 'em!!

The Catsup Crapper













Only the best tables have these.

Link goes direct to Quickview vid (it streams well, though)

Camels Camels & More Camels







Very bad breath, these things.

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The Japanese Gallery Of Psychiatric Art













The title is misleading - it's not art by patients (em, correction that's "service users") *rolleyes*
but

"Images from Japanese psychiatric medication advertisements : 1956-2003"

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Absolutely the Cheapest Possible Bong You Can Make

Is Your Boss a Psychopath?

A great article about Robert Hare, who appeared in The Corporation, detailing psochopathy in the Boardroom.

"they ruthlessly seek their own selfish interests -- "shareholder value" -- without regard for the harms they cause to others.."

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Anti-Eating Face Mask













Don't wear when eating out, eh - I mean dining away from home

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The History Of Eating Utensils








Well Known Fact: It is verboten to eat a fish supper with utensils.

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Doggie Condoms Recalled




"Use of these recalled condoms may result in unwanted canine pregnancies. Additionally, meat-scented Dog CondomsĀ® may present a choking hazard, especially for smaller dogs."

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We Come In Peace

No comment needed.

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Presumably, This Is For Sage and Oregano










..probably

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Wednesday, August 03, 2005

Ed Bertschy's Paper Steam Engine













Just astonishing

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Free Software: Temptation Blocker

Definately need this.

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Cats Like To Get Stoned Too








Catnip and what it's all about

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Pooping Pig Toy







There's a cow as well, if you really need one.

Second FFS from me today.

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How To Make a Ferrari Out of an Acura NSX










In pictures - lots and lots and lots - but very impressive.

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An Encyclopedia of Claims, Frauds, and Hoaxes of the Occult and Supernatural

Link

This is a huge and well-researched resource

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Pac-Man Hat













"When faced with an emotionally disturbed individual... who just happens to be wearing a Pac-Man hat, one may be too mesmerized by the spectacle to do much. With your mouth agape and feet frozen by wonderment, the fates would have to excuse your momentarily loss of the flee instinct."

or How To Look A Total Prick

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Can The Banana Be Saved?








Looks like it could be in trouble, which is a shame. Go scientists, as our transatlantic cousins would say.

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Canine Birth Control - Dog Condoms













"Meat Scented" - all I can say is FFS

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Satchmo and Weed











"Louis talks about his life as a marijuana smoker"

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Balloon Bazooka

Oh, yes - another must have

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Bob Dylan Stamps












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Monsanto Files Patent For New Invention: The Pig









These people are mad - but dangerous

"The Earth is flat, pigs were invented by Monsanto, and genetically modified organisms are safe. Right."

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Tuesday, August 02, 2005

Before Prohibition:No illicit drugs









Point for debate: was this policy any less successful than todays farcical War On Drugs?

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The Psychedelic 60's













Great site

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The Writings On The Stall

More graffiti

e.g. "For a good conversation, meet here at 2:50pm on July 10. Look for a maroon van."

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200 Amazing Secrets

They're not that amazing but could come in handy.

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Top 100 Forgotten Gadgets









An interesting list

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Alley Cats - Urban Tails








Nice cute story and pics

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Listening Party: Foo Fighters, Live At Roswell













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The Conflict in Darfur Through Childrens' Drawings














Heartbreaking

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100 Years of Harley Davidson













A nice resource

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Jesus La-Z-Boy












Lost for words, I am.

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"SPECIAL INGREDIENTS" DOO DROPS



















"SMELLS LIKE CRAP"

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Monday, August 01, 2005

Card Model Yamahas



Brilliant - download PDF files to follow when making these - a few models

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Unanswerables

Snopes is a great site to check on the veracity or otherwise of "facts" and other urban legends.

Here they list some of the urgent questions folks want answered.

e.g. "can you tell me how i would analyze the effect each statistic has on the world?"

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Giant Marionettes



Wow

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Portrait Artist Noli Novak



Wonderful Stipple Drawings

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Office Supply Sculpture

Link

"Create small works of art using things found around the office. Award yourself bonus if they actually work and do something. The catch - you can only use tools and materials found at or around your office."

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Rolling Papers - A Gallery Of Skins



Lots of 'em - some nice ones

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Make Your Own Kazoo And Flazoot

All musical today, it seems.

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How To Make And Play An Ocarina



"If you've ever blown across the top of a bottle and managed to produce a note you should be able to play an Ocarina. An Ocarina is a musical instrument which is based on the same principle."

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How Much Water Can A Condom Hold?



Takes me back to adolescent japes - good fun though!!

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Chocolate Fountain



Mmmm..... but 100 squids? Eh, no.

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Prairie Schooners -Covered Wagons



When I was a kid I wanted one of these

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Sunday, July 31, 2005

Old Istanbul Postcards









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THE MAXWELL EDISON STORY

Animation explaining the real background to the Beatles Maxwell's Silver Hammer

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Origami Boulder Company

"YOU BUY WADDED UP PAPER NOW!!!!"

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Cat Taping

Not cruel - just funny vid file

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I Was Raped By My Dyson













Tee Hee

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Drawn!

"Drawn! is a collaborative weblog for illustrators, artists, cartoonists, and anyone who likes to draw."

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Ted's Caving Page

Saw this years ago but seems it's worth reposting - about a creepy cave - truth or bullshit?

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Pictures From The Illustrated London News













Superb

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The Derringer










"....Mississippi Riverboat gambler.... He was a perfectionist. He dressed in style. And, almost invariably, he carried a Derringer."

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Why Do You Stay Up So Late

Nice Flash poem

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Maddox Doesn't Like Bloggers

Heh heh

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