Daily Archives: 19 December 19, 2006

Christmas Cards 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

Today in the mail was my 15th, 16th, 17th, 18th, 19th, and 20th Christmas card since starting my little BagOfNothing experiment.  The 15th card is from Doug, who sends a picture of his new puppy that isn’t quite house trained yet. … Continue reading

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U2charist From Nightline

It’s pretty funny seeing some of these folks dance, especially this priest at the 4:08 mark. There’s even a picture from the one in Hong Kong; I think my friend Mold attended that one. Watch it here.

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Customized Bobble Head

Now this is cool . . .  Customize your Bobble Head with various body styles, clothing, shoes, your personalized text and upload your own photo.  Our artisans will craft your Bobble Head from scratch to perfection! Link

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Where is Jesus?

Similar to Where’s Waldo, with about 11 different pictures. Link

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Please Let It Be Whale Vomit, Not Just Sea Junk

MONTAUK, N.Y. — In this season of strange presents from relatives, Dorothy Ferreira got a doozy the other day from her 82-year-old sister in Waterloo, Iowa. It was ugly. It weighed four pounds. There was no receipt in the box. … Continue reading

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Christmas Wonderland

Find or add Christmas lights hotspots with the use of GoogleMaps.  Link

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A sun-deprived village in the Italian Alps has come up with a novel solution to fix the problem – by installing a giant mirror.

The mirror – an eight-by-five metre (26x16ft) sheet of steel – was placed on a nearby peak to reflect sunlight onto Viganella’s main square below. The computer-operated mirror will now be constantly following the sun’s path. Viganella sits at the … Continue reading

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Plane in a hail storm

More pics here.

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Cassette To Digital Converter

This back to the future bit of kit is a full logic, front-loading cassette deck that can convert, edit and play tapes on your PC. Once you’ve hooked up the Plus Deck you can rediscover the music and sounds you … Continue reading

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He Likes His Brussel Sprouts

  Richard Townsend, 24, of Exeter, fell seven short of the target of 43, which was set in December 2003. Mr Townsend, who had eaten a plate of sprouts every day for the last six months, said he just “lost … Continue reading

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Thieves Tunnel Under Gamestop for XBox 360 Consoles

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — A Jacksonville GameStop has reported that thieves burrowed through the back wall of the video game store and stole 13 Xbox 360 game consoles.   From the look of scattered boxes, a manager at the store said … Continue reading

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Pictures I’ve taken of Superstars

Alan Light has taken a lot of pictures of celebrities. These the most famous people I have photographed over the years – at the Oscars, Emmys, Grammys, movie premieres, and other places. More pics here.

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