Monthly Archives: November 2011

The War on Christmas Continues, I Guess

The American Family Association provides a list of companies that do and do not use the word “Christmas”.  I guess people don’t buy things for Chanukah or Hanukkah or however you spell it. I noticed they misspelled “Dillards”.

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Homeless man’s decision to return $3,300 changed his life

About a year ago, Dave Tally returned a sack full of cash to its rightful owner. It wasn’t an easy decision for a 49-year-old man who had been living on the streets for six years. But Tally returned the $3,300. … Continue reading

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HeartWave visualizes your pulse, turning heartbeats into waves

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Impressive Privacy Monitor

Learn how to build your own here.

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Bag of Randomness

You would think if you are a candidate running for the office of President of the United States, you would know the country’s voting age, but that’s not always the case. Sarah Palin sure has been laying low. I sold … Continue reading

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Funny Bit

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Tech Firm Implements Employee ‘Zero Email’ Policy

Employees of tech company Atos will be banned from sending emails under the company’s new “zero email” policy. CEO Thierry Breton of the French information technology company said only 10 percent of the 200 messages employees receive per day are … Continue reading

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It’s not a Snuggie

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A great way to reheat pizza

That is, if you like a crispy crust.

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Man-Powered Ferris Wheel

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Lab research dogs (beagles) see the sun and grass for first time

Our second rescue from beagles who have lived their entire lives inside a research laboratory. These beagles have known nothing except the confines of metal cages. They have known no soft human touch, no warm bed, no companionship, no love. … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness

This girl from Occupy Austin is not only cute, but creatively funny.  She seems to be a hit with the cops. We got a Christmas card in the mail yesterday.  While it’s nice to get such a thing, and I’m … Continue reading

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