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I am not bothered by the fact that I am unknown. I am bothered when I do not know others.

I am not bothered by the fact that I am unknown. I am bothered when I do not know others.

Confucius, 551 – 479 BC

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Solving the world’s problems by Internet

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Can Exercise Cure Depression?

Can Exercise Cure Depression?

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In politics, strangely enough, the best way to play your cards is to lay them face upwards on the table.

In politics, strangely enough, the best way to play your cards is to lay them face upwards on the table.

H. G. Wells, 1866 – 1946
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If viewers had discretion, most television shows would not be on the air.

What exactly is “viewer discretion”? If viewers had discretion, most television shows would not be on the air.

George Carlin, 1937 – 2008

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Asking is the beginning of receiving. Make sure you don’t go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won’t laugh at you.

Asking is the beginning of receiving. Make sure you don’t go to the ocean with a teaspoon. At least take a bucket so the kids won’t laugh at you.

Jim Rohn, 1930 – 2009

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Glenn Beck, I was born a poor black child (satire, cartoon)

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Joe Heller

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Words on the Oxford English Dictionary’s Reject List

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Dringle: The watermark left on wood caused by a glass of liquid.

Dunandunate: The overuse of a word or phrase that has recently been added to your own vocabulary

Earworm: A catchy tune that frequently gets stuck in your head

Espacular: Something especially spectacular

Fumb: Your large toe

Furgle: To feel in a pocket or bag for a small object such as a coin or key

Griefer: Someone who spends their online time harassing others

Headset jockey: A telephone call center worker

Locavor: A person who tries to eat only locally grown or produced food

Nonversation: A worthless conversation, wherein nothing is explained or otherwise elaborated upon

Polkadodge: The dance that occurs when two people attempt to pass each other but move in the same direction

Pregreening: To creep forward while waiting for a red traffic light to change

Spatulate: Removing cake mixture from the side of a bowl with a spatula

Stealth-geek: Someone who hides their nerdy interests while maintaining a normal outward appearance

Wibble: The trembling of the lower lip just shy of actually crying

Wurfing: The act of surfing the Internet while at work

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A VC: Ping

A VC: Ping

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Frank Chimero: There is a Horse in the Apple Store

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There is a horse in the Apple Store and no one sees it but me.

I think, “Why?” What is the villain here that blinds all of these people to this situation? Am I nuts for thinking this is exceptional? Does anyone else see this? Did I accidentally drop acid and not realize? I must take a photo….