Daily Archives: 28 June 28, 2007

For every 100 girls

There are a lot of interesting facts with U.S. Census data to back it up. For instance: For every 100 girls that are conceived 115 boys are conceived. For every 100 girls enrolled in gifted and talented programs in public … Continue reading

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Wayne’s World Memory

This picture made me think of the guitar store scene.

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The Baby-Name Business

Parents are feeling intense pressure to pick names that set their kids apart. Some are even hiring consultants. Alexandra Alter on the art of ‘branding’ your newborn. WSJ Article Here’s an excerpt: Some parents are checking Social Security data to … Continue reading

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She likes her mustard

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10 of Computerworld’s favorite, most entertaining IT ads from their four decade history

Some of these are pretty darn funny, espcially the one about email. Link

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Harry Potter Cast – Then and Now

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Goonies of the Caribbean

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iPod Stats

Apple outsources the entire manufacture of the iPod to a number of Asian enterprises, among them Asustek, Inventec Appliances and Foxconn. 451 parts go into the iPod. The most expensive part is the hard drived which is manufactured by Toshiba.  … Continue reading

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For my friends out in Lubbock

A blog called the  Lubbock Daily Photo. I am not a native of Lubbock, nor even of Texas. I was born and raised in Greenfield, Indiana, spent a couple of years living in Glasgow, Scotland, and then landed in Lubbock … Continue reading

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How to turn your boring movie into a Hitchcock thriller

We’ve put together a list of the most significant film techniques that were used by Alfred Hitchcock. This information comes out of many books and interviews from the man himself and his been simplified for your consideration. This page is … Continue reading

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Catapult Watch

The only watch that’s also a weapon- it shoots BBs, dried peas, popcorn kernels, lentils and more up to 8 feet accross the room! This stainless steel watch will be the envy of the classroom or the meeting room. Use … Continue reading

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A Zorse

Meet Eclyse – an animal that looks like it was assembled in one of those dodgy garages where they weld halves of two stolen cars together. But Eclyse isn’t the result of some crazed Doctor Dolittle with a god complex. … Continue reading

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