Jul. 28th, 2006

FrrrrrrIDAY! And stuff.

Here goes!

» Middle East Buddy List / Cheat Sheet

If you’re as bewildered as I have been lately about who likes who / who hates who in the middle east, here’s a fairly brilliant chart that describes several middle-east factions and their relationships to each other.

» Jan von Holleben: Dreams of Flying

Jan von Holleben is a Dutch photographer living in london. He’s become internationally famous mostly via online views of his online gallery. Other work is available on the site but these are some of the most creative (in my opinion.)

» A Tinkertoy Computer

Among other things, it plays tic-tac-toe. It takes no electricity and is hand-cranked by a human to operate.
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» Live Ship Locations

Verrry nerdy. Similar to the air traffic controller viewer. (see archive) This shows the current location of all the known / registered ocean-going vessels in the world.

Happy Friday wherever you are. Stay cool this weekend. (I mean literally cool.)