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what's a boy gotta do?
by ben at 29 February, 2004 - 12:34 PM
according to BN, they sent up this image to this site 17,160 some odd times over the last week... 2 people clicked through. I know i was one... how can i entice you to buy books? they smell papery, i promise! and the cds have all kinds of music on them too! hehehe
Latest comment: 29 February 04, 2:35 PM

working on a sunday
by ben at 29 February, 2004 - 8:53 AM
and waiting for my code to compile... i was reading more wrangler email, and started a little ditty in my head...

points to first person to guess what i was listening to on the way to work today:
Well he picks up a browser and he throws it back down
Oh no, they say ie's got to go, go go mozilla!
Oh no, there goes javascript, go go mozilla!
Latest comment: 29 February 04, 5:38 PM

al jorgenson kicks ass!
by ben at 28 February, 2004 - 2:08 PM
thanks sarah l from the wrangle:

read his letter to urbanoutfitters about one of their tshirts... then go visit punkvoter.com... looks much better than rock the vote to me...

and i'm off
Latest comment: 29 February 04, 5:18 AM

to clear things up...
by ben at 28 February, 2004 - 1:43 PM
many of you have known me since before i had my sidekick... and may not be aware that since i lost it last summer, i can no longer receive calls on that number... so for any one of you who have my 443-857-6728 number (i think?), that is my old cell number... call me at my apartment number, or email me and i'll give you my new one. to sweeten the deal, i'll tell you that the 7th, 8th and 9th numbers add up to equal the 10th number... ain't that sweet?

oh, also, if you're like and don't get cell service at your house, so you maintain a home line, they don't make you dial 1 before 443 anymore... also sweet.
Latest comment: 28 February 04, 1:43 PM

Room available
by rich at 27 February, 2004 - 5:35 AM


So it is official, the Tekkiehaus will have an open room in two weeks. If anyone knows someone that might be looking for a place and would feel comfortable in a bit of a geek palace, please let me know. Rent is ~$500 all utilities included. We are in Savage MD. E-mail me, rich at tekkiehaus dot com.
Latest comment: 02 March 04, 1:22 PM

while backing up a site...
by ben at 27 February, 2004 - 3:47 AM
many of you have already been through college, necessitating having finished high school... some of you actually have graduate degrees (hi spike, welcome back!)

do any of you remember actually how hard it seemed to write a 5 page paper when just starting college?
Latest comment: 28 February 04, 6:18 AM

strangest thing...
by ben at 26 February, 2004 - 5:50 PM
so has anyone actually read/heard the whole text of the "I Have a Dream" speech? what do you think of it? how does it strike you... does anyone think that this has come to fruition, or is it still a dream?
Latest comment: 29 February 04, 5:11 PM

Kucinich/Sharpton in 2004!
by Casey at 26 February, 2004 - 5:34 PM
This was the first democratic primary debate I've watched this year. Man alive I like this guy Kucinich more and more every time I hear him talk, despite his awful hair and wonky affectations.
Latest comment: 28 February 04, 2:33 PM

Social Security
by Casey at 26 February, 2004 - 12:42 PM
So it looks like the republican agenda to dissolve social security is coming together. I don't mind that much except that if I don't get paid back for the social security wages I've paid, I'm going to join a class action lawsuit vs the government. I'm sure there will be plenty to choose from.
Latest comment: 26 February 04, 12:42 PM

Nike's new ad campaign...
by ralph at 26 February, 2004 - 11:08 AM
I don't know if anyone's seen it yet, but Nike launced a new ad campaign yesterday, and I absolutely love the new commercial. It took me a second or two to figure out what was going on, but it's a great one. Enjoy.
Latest comment: 29 February 04, 11:40 AM

god was such a buddhist
by pyrex at 26 February, 2004 - 9:31 AM
Whilst browsing the FARK comments thread (read: now flame war) on the old woman who died during a viewing of Mel Gibson's latest, I came across this. A quick (17 questions) test, not so much of your views on god, but more how consistent your views are.

Latest comment: 02 March 04, 3:40 AM

webcam or CMOS camera
by erato at 26 February, 2004 - 8:27 AM
ok, techies. help me out here. i'm going to get either a webcam or CMOS cam for home surveillance (nanny-cam). I did some more research and found out I can use a regular CMOS cam and hook it into a video capture card on my pc. of cos i'll have to buy that too.
Latest comment: 01 March 04, 5:43 AM

Clear Channel chooses a side in the war
by Casey at 26 February, 2004 - 6:39 AM
For some reason, I actually watched the Howard Stern show last night (I never normally do). It was a great show. Even better now that it seems it was the last one.
Latest comment: 28 February 04, 11:00 PM

Christ that was bad!
by Mark at 25 February, 2004 - 10:25 PM
G'day!

Just saw Mel Gibson's latest. I was intrigued when I heard the entire film was in Aramaic and Latin with subtitles, so I went to check it out hoping for some objective history. But alas. Hollywood strikes again. Old Mel crammed about as much blood and gore into it as he could. The whole film is pure pain, emotion and blood with almost no historical or philosophical value at all. It also only covers a small fraction of the life of J.

The film has picked up allot of initial momentum thanks to the jewish community claiming it is anti-semitic. Predictably a focus group stripped out most controversial scenes. And we're left with a film that is going to fade fast as soon as word of mouth starts working its magic.

m.
Latest comment: 03 March 04, 12:20 PM

matt drudge referenced on the west wing!
by ben at 25 February, 2004 - 4:10 PM
this was hilarious... they said that they had a report from matt drudge's drudge report on the west wing... oh, if you hadn't watched before, you have to start watching this show... so damn awesome it defies words!
Latest comment: 26 February 04, 2:32 PM

This is not OK
by macb103 at 25 February, 2004 - 4:08 PM
Michael Moore isn't going to like this: mms://mediaserver.nauticom.net/www-ibistek-com/AUSA.wmv
Latest comment: 26 February 04, 12:16 PM

Titanic America
by rich at 25 February, 2004 - 11:45 AM
This is a good article highlighting the problems with fiscal irresponsibility in Washington. A stat that, while unsupprising, still shocked me:
In 1940, there were 4 million Americans working for the government and 11 million working in manufacturing. Today, there are 7 million more Americans working for the government (21.5 million) than in all manufacturing industries (14.5 million).

http://www.sianews.com/modules.php?name=News&file=article&sid=1540
Latest comment: 26 February 04, 6:33 AM

FROM A SOLDIER IN SPECIAL OPS:
by Casey at 25 February, 2004 - 7:34 AM
"Well ... And so it now begins. My more liberal friends told me a day like this would come, and now I am forced to eat crow. Words cannot express the hurt and anger I feel for the man's blatant constitutional and moral attack on a segment of our population. And for the still wobbly among us, make no mistake ... this is an attack... I realized long ago I am (was) a Republican solely for foreign affairs. But that's not good enough anymore.
Latest comment: 10 March 04, 1:48 AM

Ride the pig!
by C Mo at 25 February, 2004 - 6:28 AM
I can't tell you how many times I've seen rats and wanted to make them into organic balloons or how many times I've stared at an expanse of water and wished I could ride across it on a dead pig(with an outboard motor attached).

This guy did it, and he rocks. Perhaps a little disturbed, and yes the newspaper is poorly translated, but awesome nonetheless.
Latest comment: 25 February 04, 6:36 AM

Penguin smashing from OUTER SPACE
by pyrex at 24 February, 2004 - 8:32 PM
Everyone remember Yeti Sports #1 (the penguin smacking game)? Of course you do, don't even know why I'm asking. But hey, here's a totally f00ked up follow-up.
Latest comment: 08 October 04, 10:32 AM

happy birthday to leda!
by ben at 24 February, 2004 - 5:04 PM
balllllllllllllloons for you too! loon!
Latest comment: 25 February 04, 7:05 PM

Welcome to the Culture War.
by Casey at 24 February, 2004 - 9:31 AM
Which side are you on? I think I know which side most of you fall on already, but I want to hear your own justification of your positions. Be brief.
Latest comment: 25 February 04, 7:04 PM

Doom doom doom doom
by pyrex at 24 February, 2004 - 8:41 AM
So that's it then, is it? Tying in with Stu's oil post a while back, here's some more potential doom fodder.
Latest comment: 24 February 04, 10:44 AM

5 a.m.
by rich at 24 February, 2004 - 7:07 AM
Due to my unemployed persons sleep schedule, I was up at 4 a.m. this morning. Craig comes home from his girlfriend's and engages me in a debate regarding the heralds of sleeping for 3 hours before work or just staying up and pulling straight through. It is determined that a continuance of the awake state is the correct course of action. Also resolved during our deliberations was the need to procure sustenance via an open dinning establishment.
Latest comment: 25 February 04, 4:55 AM

Ante Up
by Casey at 24 February, 2004 - 5:33 AM
Belly to the bar and out with with it. Do you support gay marriage or not? Explain your response. There are no wrong answers.
Latest comment: 24 February 04, 9:49 AM

Calling all mirrors, calling all mirrors….
by rich at 23 February, 2004 - 10:12 AM
Ok I went and looked at the 1.5 Megs of LOG for TODAY at the download.damnthatscool.com site. This site hosts one file Hey Yah Charlie Brown.
I did a little math and it looks like we are getting 8 requests a minute for this 8odd Meg file. Continuing with my math, and therefore probably disastrously wrong, I calculate that the tekkiehaus would need five and a half T-1s to keep up with this demand. Alas, we only have one. I command you, my minions to go forth and find me mirrors. I shall then post something informative on the 403 busy page for all of the poor lost souls that just want to watch a cool little video.
Latest comment: 12 March 04, 4:48 AM

conversational spectrum limitations
by adrienne at 23 February, 2004 - 5:41 AM
I have only met a few people here, but they've spawned an entirely un-weather-related observation: people here cannot talk politics with one another. They don't even try. Republicans don't talk with other republicans because they're afraid of just how liberal things can get in their own party, and they don't talk to democrats because they might get cooties. Dems have the same issue, only replace 'liberal' with 'Christian', and 'cooties' with 'stoopid'.
Latest comment: 24 February 04, 10:42 AM

MACINTOSH!!!
by C Mo at 22 February, 2004 - 12:40 PM
Latest comment: 24 February 04, 9:02 AM

yours is no disgrace
by ben at 22 February, 2004 - 11:19 AM
lucky for me, i didn't remember that i put the laser monks in the link-o-matic a while back, but did remember that i have pricewatch.com on the links page (under "best prices ever")... i was looking for deskjet 612c refills today, and pricewatch had a listing to ink something or other.com for 14 + shipping. laser monks, while usually very cheap (in fact cheaper than anything i found on google), was still 18 bucks... whew. but still, they're good prices for what they are. anywho... just thought i'd share my lesson, check pricewatch first.

and yes, for those of you who opine without checking first, pricewatch has listings from newegg and others, grin
Latest comment: 23 February 04, 5:24 AM

news for the weekend
by ben at 22 February, 2004 - 6:29 AM
from rich: workzoo.com it's a job crawler... apparently it collects from monster, hotjobs, dice and the rest... and you don't have to spend 30 minutes registering...

from render: a report on how crazy SUV people are... it's a long read, and it looks like the author knew the answers before writing this, but it's very very informative.

and apparently i'm driving the car that is ranked 14th on their chart for most fatalities... woo!
Latest comment: 24 February 04, 4:16 AM

GIS for good gravy
by muhgcee at 21 February, 2004 - 1:27 PM
Latest comment: 21 February 04, 1:27 PM

Fucking Canadians
by Casey at 21 February, 2004 - 5:02 AM
Don't they know that civil liberites and individual rights promote terrorism?

What on earth are they thinking?!?!
Latest comment: 21 February 04, 5:02 AM

just cause philosophy humor is better than other humor
by ben at 20 February, 2004 - 11:02 AM
hehehe, i LOVE whoever owns this... tabula rasa.com
Latest comment: 22 February 04, 6:22 AM

Chemistry humor
by Casey at 20 February, 2004 - 11:01 AM
A fun site with explanations of all your favorite chemicals, like "Vaginatin"!
Latest comment: 20 February 04, 12:21 PM

Easy Power Searching with Google
by xtheowl at 20 February, 2004 - 7:54 AM
not that any of us here could possibly need anything simplified or dumbed down...here it is
Latest comment: 20 February 04, 7:54 AM

EA stats
by muhgcee at 20 February, 2004 - 6:42 AM
I was ordered by Ben to "post that", so here it is - detailed rankings for damnthatscool.com. We are in the top 200,000 sites for today's traffic ranking!

Brilliant! /Guinness

Latest comment: 21 February 04, 7:34 AM

booooooya!
by ben at 20 February, 2004 - 6:01 AM
oh yeah baby, who's coming with me? rush is touring again
Latest comment: 21 February 04, 11:02 AM

Got 1200 dollars?
by C Mo at 19 February, 2004 - 6:13 PM
Not that I have any use for such a thing mind you, but it's still cool. We might be seeing if any of our customers are interested.
Latest comment: 20 February 04, 5:47 AM

arr, this pisses me off
by ben at 19 February, 2004 - 8:19 AM
got this from boingboing:

an initiative to stop ralph nader from running again...
(requires flash)

Latest comment: 20 February 04, 5:24 AM

pay me no mind
by ben at 19 February, 2004 - 7:36 AM
i'm just testing a change in the RSS feed... i accidentally made it so that (according to the feed)... all of the feed items are by the author of the latest item hopefully it's fixed
Latest comment: 20 February 04, 6:47 AM

Comrades,
by Casey at 19 February, 2004 - 4:00 AM
Every day, is just another day, in our glorious police state.

(click the movie link on the target page)
Latest comment: 22 June 04, 10:24 AM

which peanuts character are you?
by ben at 19 February, 2004 - 2:40 AM
Snoopy
I am Snoopy!


Which Peanuts Character are You?

brought to you by Quizilla


thanks sarah!
Latest comment: 19 February 04, 11:18 AM

Paul Bremer, fashion trend setter
by rich at 18 February, 2004 - 9:13 PM
And the attire for today's meeting will be Iraqi casual



Is this what they mean by boots on the ground? Maybe Bush minions are only alowed to put on part of a uniform, not the whole thing.
Latest comment: 18 February 04, 9:13 PM

Some opportunities are more equal than others
by Casey at 18 February, 2004 - 6:21 PM
Today the White House has decided it isn't any longer sure if it agrees with the meaning of a few lines of a civil service law that bans discrimination against employees and job applicants "on the basis of conduct which does not adversely affect the performance of the employee or applicant."
Latest comment: 19 February 04, 2:56 PM

hehehe
by ben at 18 February, 2004 - 12:02 PM
geek hierarchy... why i love Brunching
Latest comment: 18 February 04, 5:04 PM

Man jumps from 80th floor of Empire State building
by rich at 18 February, 2004 - 10:32 AM
Ironicly, falls only 8 floors... Dies anyway.
http://www.nypost.com/news/regionalnews/18211.htm
Latest comment: 18 February 04, 11:02 AM

the benefit of visiting old links
by ben at 18 February, 2004 - 10:02 AM
i went looking for some new incubus to listen to, and checked out here at "legal mp3 downloads", and the newest article is a rant against the guy who found a crack for iTunes... check it out
Latest comment: 18 February 04, 10:28 AM

barnes and noble affiliate program
by ben at 18 February, 2004 - 5:20 AM
so, since i caved and became a member to barnes and noble, i've been trying to shop there more than on amazon (their prices average out to be about equal... bn is cheaper if you stick to the warehouse sales, i think). finally i found the link to become an affiliate, but their buttons are like, humongoloid compared to ours... i'm a little leery of resizing them, for fear of breaking some rule they would have... anyone have a design suggestion? maybe i'll be a sucker and just stick it next to the 'Blatherings' text at the top here... hehehe
Latest comment: 19 February 04, 11:23 AM

What cybernetic enhancement / wearable device do you want?
by elfie at 17 February, 2004 - 5:54 AM
I've been thinking about this for the last couple days. I'm not sure why. But, if you could have any cybernetic enhancement what would it be? Or if you don't really want anything built-in, what about super-compact wearable devices?
Latest comment: 19 February 04, 8:40 AM

extraordinary spam
by pyrex at 17 February, 2004 - 12:24 AM
Now, usually I don't get a lot of spam *knocks on wood*, but today I got one, and wow is it wonky.
Latest comment: 17 February 04, 12:45 AM

I, robit.
by pyrex at 16 February, 2004 - 12:28 PM
Latest comment: 18 February 04, 11:21 AM

i have seen the competition
by ben at 16 February, 2004 - 10:38 AM
and they are: blog critics

poopyheads
Latest comment: 16 February 04, 1:09 PM

spyware guard
by ben at 16 February, 2004 - 8:18 AM
i know a lot of you have been looking for something like this... a freeware program that works with spywareBlaster to keep your system free of spyware

thanks to render who suggested newzcrawler, which had the feed of lockergnomes which gave me the link... grin
Latest comment: 16 February 04, 8:18 AM

The 213 Things Skippy is No Longer Allowed to Do in the U.S. Army
by elfie at 16 February, 2004 - 4:57 AM
http://kewlstuff.editthispage.com/stories/storyReader$2236

This almost made me late to work, but it was worth it.
Latest comment: 16 February 04, 6:06 AM

inspired by... satan?
by ben at 15 February, 2004 - 5:40 AM
build your own wrestler!

thanks sarah for the link!
Latest comment: 15 February 04, 1:17 PM

Linux media player
by muhgcee at 13 February, 2004 - 8:55 PM
OK so I've got Fedora (offshoot of Redhat Linux) installed on my home computer now. It comes with xmms, which was a great media player until they decided they weren't going to do mp3s anymore. So I searched around and landed on kaffeine. Well, I don't really like it, but I haven't seen anything else around. Does anyone have a suggestion as to which Linux media player I should be using?
Latest comment: 25 March 04, 7:08 PM

poor misguided fucking schmucks...
by chuk at 13 February, 2004 - 11:59 AM
Who the hell comes up with this garbage?

This seriously makes me want to slap some sense into whomever came up with this idea... and or divorce my wife for the day, have raging sex for hours, and the remarry...and send them the tape...
Latest comment: 10 March 04, 10:41 AM

i'm a wartime president
by ben at 13 February, 2004 - 11:49 AM
new link over there in the link-o-matic, it's HILARIOUS... daily show clip about bush's meet the press interview... quicktime req'd

thanks Pete (the gran-poobah ticklah himself)
Latest comment: 13 February 04, 12:06 PM

fear
by muhgcee at 13 February, 2004 - 11:33 AM
I define fear as being scared of something that could quite possibly happen. So, that is why I am not scared of a meteor falling on my house. Here are the top four things I am scared of:
Latest comment: 13 February 04, 5:54 PM

hey, you, what do you see?
by ben at 13 February, 2004 - 9:04 AM
yeah, so i'm listening to elfie's marilyn manson cd... so what? hehehe


anywho, people need to come check out SHLABLAMATRON on the 28th... cover will be like 5 bucks, i'll buy you a beer, and you can eat some of my fries... hehe
Latest comment: 13 February 04, 11:05 AM

doll dagga buzz buzz ziggety zag
by ben at 13 February, 2004 - 8:10 AM
the man is signing his new book pattern recognition (and hopefully his other books) around the country - sorry chuk, i didn't find out until today, but i'll send you a copy if i can - my only question... anyone know how to get to bailey's crossing?
Latest comment: 17 February 04, 4:44 AM

Gay Sex, Drug Decriminalization, and Libertarianism
by Casey at 13 February, 2004 - 3:30 AM
The link goes to a nifty article on Justice Kennedy's decision on the recent Texas gay sex case. It specifically brings up an extremely elegant concept. Essentially it is an articulation of a constitutional basis for a "presumption of liberty".

Justice Kennedy is employing here what I have called a ''presumption of liberty'' that requires the government to justify its restriction on liberty, instead of requiring the citizen to establish that the liberty being exercised is somehow ''fundamental.'' In this way, once an action is deemed to be a proper exercise of liberty (as opposed to license), the burden shifts to the government
Latest comment: 14 February 04, 5:48 PM

Penguin/Yeti game #2! Orca Slap!
by ben at 12 February, 2004 - 12:28 PM
much harder... but you can keep going until you hit them all!

next i want to see penguin bowling

- thanks leda for the link!
Latest comment: 25 April 04, 9:39 AM

seventythree and breezy
by adrienne at 12 February, 2004 - 6:17 AM
Yesterday I had my first corporate interview, it was with McDonald's.
Latest comment: 14 February 04, 3:58 AM

welcome to my life...
by chuk at 12 February, 2004 - 5:13 AM
Ok, now granted I don't have someone who cleans their nose, ears, and whatnot in my office that I have to deal with, but I -do- have to deal with complete fucking morons on the phone...

I got hired blind to do Linux support for a company 8 months ago, and it's not a bad job, but the fact I'm supporting Linux systems to complete fucking MORONS is what drives me to drink when I get home (and what's your excuse Ben?)
Latest comment: 12 February 04, 7:08 AM

of course i saw it on the west wing
by ben at 11 February, 2004 - 5:21 PM
tonight's west wing was, as always, really really good. i didn't so much worry about some of the storylines, but the one i liked the most (they always have at least 3, usually with bits and pieces of other storylines/characters being developed) was about a group from NASA coming to meet with the deputy COS to ask for funding. he blows them off, because, as he says, the only time they make headlines now is when they screw up.
Latest comment: 12 February 04, 12:19 PM

Let these sites take over your life
by Casey at 11 February, 2004 - 1:55 PM
I've noticed that many of you have been posting links to really old news (which to me is anything I've already read more than a week ago). I would encorage you all to become regular patrons of two blog ranking sites, blogdex and daypop. Hit the FAQs, click around, get the clue.
Latest comment: 12 February 04, 6:48 AM

ze sea water has bits of stuff in it
by pyrex at 11 February, 2004 - 9:52 AM
Well eh.. this is quite random. A fun read.
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 2:53 PM

peak oil
by muhgcee at 11 February, 2004 - 9:04 AM
I am not sure whether this is a valid argument or merely a conspiracy theory. But, according to this guy, we are all going to die once we run out of inexpensive oil. I guess my take on his article is that he has many valid points but he assumes the worst about almost every one of these points. What do you all think?
Warning: This is a long read.
Latest comment: 19 October 04, 12:13 PM

lovely community, no?
by ben at 11 February, 2004 - 8:28 AM
heh... i was just looking for an old post to help sarah out with some links, for a research project she's doing for her program at IU, and realized that no one ever answered any of the questions on that post that i put forth... back then, you guys were about as helpful as a rock is to a paperclip, hehehehe
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 11:49 AM

70s child early 80s boy
by ben at 11 February, 2004 - 6:47 AM
couple of things...

if you're in baltimore, and like buying cds... here's a coupon for you to get $2 off each of 5 cds at record and tape traders, tomorrow through sunday.

weird 80s moment, did anyone ever notice that the music in ghostbusters when they're in dana's apartment before they reach the "stairs that go up" is the music that tom hanks was composing in "The Man With One Red Shoe?" did anyone here ever even see that movie? hehehe

and lastly, if you haven't, go see the adventures of priscilla, queen of the desert... especially now, notice that they have agent smith, leonard from memento and the bloody limey from the limey! weird combination of drag queens if i've ever seen one... but an awesome movie.
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 6:47 AM

Even Cooler than the Penguin!!
by elfie at 10 February, 2004 - 8:52 AM
http://www.lanceandeskimo.com/flash/quest.html

This game is amazingly cool if you like quest type games. I don't want to give it away, but you really should play it. The soundtrack alone is fantastic. And it's quite an inpressive group of people who put it together considering it's a free online flash game. Probably the best one I've ever played.

It's even got great replay value, because after you beat it there are some gameplay changes to make things more interesting. Don't worry, there's a strategy guide if you get stuck.

I think this could make us even more popular than Hey Ya Charlie Brown!
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 11:59 AM

about freaking time!
by chuk at 10 February, 2004 - 6:39 AM
Latest comment: 20 September 04, 8:35 AM

Programming Language Inventor or Serial Killer?
by xtheowl at 10 February, 2004 - 4:43 AM
this is beautiful
Latest comment: 10 February 04, 1:08 PM

I told you so
by Casey at 10 February, 2004 - 3:40 AM
Just because my L is gone doesn't mean I'm going to stop agitiating. I just read this article and I'll tell ya what, even if you are the most hard-core Bush supporter around, you have to admit, the Iraq war was wrong at worst and disastrously wasteful at best.
Latest comment: 12 February 04, 4:44 AM

And like that.. he's gone!
by Casey at 09 February, 2004 - 2:04 PM
*poof*
Latest comment: 10 February 04, 1:08 PM

New Firebird..err FireFox browser
by jay at 09 February, 2004 - 8:38 AM
New version of the Mozilla Pheonix..oops now its firebird...oops now its Firefox was released today. This is the best browser I've ever used, and you should DEFINATELY check it out.
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 9:18 PM

nuts to this...
by ben at 09 February, 2004 - 5:22 AM
nuts to them... it worked for me...

ok, the chemo and really great doctors and family helped a lot... but i think the guinness and the friends were the keystone...
Latest comment: 09 February 04, 6:32 AM

Peppermint Compatti?
by elfie at 09 February, 2004 - 3:58 AM
I saw this ad over on User Friendly this morning and I just thought to myself "my goodness, that girl looks absolutely terrified to be kissing that guy." Am I wrong here? I mean... does she look terrified to you? Or is that constipation?

Latest comment: 09 February 04, 7:38 AM

I'm gonnna have you naked by the end of this song...
by Casey at 08 February, 2004 - 6:13 AM
Except now the song is the Virginia State Anthem.

Latest comment: 10 February 04, 5:48 AM

Big Fish
by muhgcee at 06 February, 2004 - 7:29 AM
Anyone want to see "Big Fish" at Arundel Mills at 9:25 with Scott and I tonight?
Latest comment: 06 February 04, 8:10 AM

for the honorary EAnaut
by ben at 05 February, 2004 - 1:21 PM
Happy Birthday Michelle!



and this is me at your party!

Latest comment: 05 February 04, 7:40 PM

one for casey..
by pyrex at 05 February, 2004 - 9:54 AM
"Mac users are nuttier than a fruitcake," Andy said. "People have an unnatural emotional attachment to object(s) like computers. For some, their reaction was akin to me butchering their parents or a beloved pet."

Hehe. Sigh.

From this Wired story.
Latest comment: 08 February 04, 5:44 AM

rathergood quizno's? we like da subs?
by ben at 05 February, 2004 - 3:30 AM
but this is hilarious... rathergood.. um characters hocking quizno's

for the original... look on the links page, or here
Latest comment: 22 February 04, 3:44 PM

Liberals!
by Casey at 04 February, 2004 - 10:02 AM
The son of this article's author was one of my best freinds in elementary school in Walpole, MA.
Latest comment: 09 February 04, 7:30 AM

another midweek joy mopping
by ben at 04 February, 2004 - 5:10 AM
again, you guys are awesome... despite the fact that elfie's post is over a week old (close to two!)... there is still a lot of action on the site... we broke our previous record by more than 100 visits... which i attribute wholly to you guys being active here, posting, commenting, and reading.
Latest comment: 04 February 04, 5:50 AM

Not Getting the Big Picture.
by Casey at 04 February, 2004 - 3:24 AM
Yet another example of people who can't see the forest for the trees.
Latest comment: 04 February 04, 8:40 AM

Calculus is the Satan
by C Mo at 03 February, 2004 - 4:57 PM
I just felt like taking a break from my Calculus homework to announce that Calculus is, indeed, Satan. It is pure evil and designed to fool with people who are good in English and History and suck at the math. It's like Algebra gone over to the dark side, losing all reason and logic.

BOY HOWDY.
Latest comment: 11 February 04, 9:53 AM

Pirate Invasion
by adrienne at 03 February, 2004 - 11:25 AM
http://www.bestreadguide.com/tampabay/stories/011604/att_gasparilla.shtml
more on the event, if you're interested. Seems like a good excuse to get plastered in funny pants, not unlike St.Bartholemew's day with the head-less boy.
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 5:26 PM

always odd
by ben at 03 February, 2004 - 9:32 AM
i am constantly amused... very easily in fact... hence this place we have here...

anywho... this is what is playing on my winamp right now:



yes... i'm listening to a shoutcast stream called super slut radio #1...
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 10:41 AM

how to debate?
by ben at 03 February, 2004 - 9:18 AM
i totally love that people here are active and presenting their opinions on everything from god to penguins... but it seems to me that sometimes tempers get a little heated... and i don't want anyone else to run off in a huff (hi spike!)... so, for your edification... a thesis on how to debate.
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 3:23 PM

Meanwhile...
by Casey at 03 February, 2004 - 4:31 AM
Our country was attacked by terrorists again today.
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 1:20 PM

Valentine's Day
by muhgcee at 02 February, 2004 - 11:59 AM
Anyone know of a good place on the Internet where I can get a candy/rose combo for a decent price ($50 or less) delivered fresh? I have been looking around a bit and most of the places seem pretty expensive. Anyone tried florist.com? They seemed like a reasonable price but I haven't heard of them. Also, does every place just use overnight delivery or do some of them send the florist out to deliver it? I was under the impression that proflowers did this, but maybe not.
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 9:12 AM

yahoo groups
by adrienne at 02 February, 2004 - 10:56 AM
since I haven't met anyone here Ben suggested that I go onto yahoo groups for some inspiration.
Latest comment: 03 February 04, 1:21 PM

unuseless japanese!
by ben at 02 February, 2004 - 6:14 AM
via jamie via the wrangle... probably via boingboing... i don't know anymore... but it's really really really funny when translated...
Latest comment: 02 February 04, 9:05 AM

halftime show
by muhgcee at 01 February, 2004 - 3:39 PM
Did anyone else see what I just saw in the Justin Timberlake/Janet Jackson halftime performance?
Latest comment: 07 February 04, 6:48 PM

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