Jul. 30th, 2010

Can you believe it? It’s the last Friday in July! Crazy…

Sadly, no game this week, but that’s because well… it’s July! Get outside!

With that: here we go!

» Mila’s Daydreams

“This is my maternity leave hobby. While my baby is taking her nap, I try to imagine her dream and capture it.”
Some fantastic work here.
Sent in by Ashy.

» Celestial Soul Portraits

“I am proud to offer the unique *magical* service of Erial Ali creating a Celestial Soul Portrait of YOU!

(Erial also does ‘magical’ versions of family portraits.)”
I just bet he does.
Sent in by Simon B.

» Learn Your Damn Homophones!

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» Dudecraft: txtBOMBER

What a cool idea.
Sent in by Miko.

Bonus Link!

» Kids: 15 years later

A good read.
P.S. I feel old now.

Enjoy your (possibly long) weekend, everybody.


Jul. 23rd, 2010

Another hot Summer Friday! (At least: it is where I am.)

Let’s begin…

» Inside Insides

“Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Foods”
Fascinating and kind of beautiful.
Sent in by The Stoob™

»  The 17 Least Appropriate Playmobil Sets for Children

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» Discount Design: 23 Fantastically Vintage Coupons

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Sent in by Melissa C.

» Binary

Another addictive Flash game. 🙂
This has some tough puzzles in it, and it’s got great design.
Sent in by Ashy.

Bonus Link!

» Picture Show: The 37 or so Ingredients in a Twinkie

Sent in by Jennidub.
If you like that, you might enjoy this book (I did.)

Here’s to the weekend (clink!)

Happy Friday.


Jul. 16th, 2010

It is finally Friiiidayyyyeeee!

And here we go.

» I Write Like

“Check which famous writer you write like with this statistical analysis tool, which analyzes your word choice and writing style and compares them with those of the famous writers.”
Of all people it claims I write like David Foster Wallace, based on thissample I gave it. I am certainly not worthy of that comparison.

» The Sistine Chapel

[virtually speaking]
This is probably as close as you can get to the art without actually being there. Fantastic.

» The Hidden Art Of Camouflage Photography

An artists paints himself so he can blend into the backgrounds of several locations. Crazy!
Also see this one.
Sent in by The Stoob™., Satan’s Sidekick and a few other subscribers.

» Old Spice Voicemail

You’re welcome.

Bonus Link!

» Which Actor Performs Which Simpsons Character

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Those are some pretty talented people.

Enjoy your weekend!


Jul. 9th, 2010

Happy Friday!

And here are some links!

» Stephen Doyle’s Dollar Bill Illustrations


» Mad Men Yourself V.2

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New season, new you!
Sent in by Rachael L.

» How To Enter Vaudeville

“Copyrighted 1913 by the Frederic LaDelle CO., Jackson, Michigan”
What an odd little find.

» Coma

A very cool looking cartoonish little platform game.
Sent in by Ashy.

Bonus Link!

» Solarbeat

A music box based on the orbital period of our solar system.
Sent in by Lauren M.

Enjoy your weekend everybody.


Jul. 2nd, 2010

Hello and welcome to Friday!

And where I am, it’s a long weekend. Here we go!

» Eating Well On $1 A Day

A really interesting experiment.
Mostly only works in the US, but it’s still worth a read.

» Unflattering Portraits

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What an odd little find.
Sent in by Bonnie D.

» WTFComcast

“Proof that whoever writes the Comcast OnDemand descriptions is drunk.”

» KaiTai / Radio Demolition

Use a screwdriver to dismantle a radio. Fortunately “Japanese skill is NO need to slove this puzzle.”
Unintentionally funny instructions for this challenging puzzle game.

Bonus Link!

» Hi, I’m Troy McClure

A great little infographic.
Also: R.I.P. Phil Hartman. These were very funny.

Have a great (hopefully long) weekend everybody.