Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Weird... There's a Horse Driving My Driverless Car

Via XKCD



[Alt Text: This car has 240% of a horse's decision-making ability and produces only 30% as much poop.]

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

If I Had More Clothes, I'd Definitely Try This

Via Mental Floss

One Handy Trick for Decluttering Your Closet

Short version: hang all the hangers backward, then after you use an item, hang the hanger forward. After a year, dump all the items that are still backward.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

The 80's Were Hard

Some of you younger folks don't remember this, but there were once laws requiring all Americans to spontaneously break into dance no less than three times daily. Many documentaries of the period capture the onerous nature of this burdensome statute:


[Dancing On The Ceiling - Dancing In 80's Movies Tribute] (Viewer #7,622)

[List of movies appears in this YouTube comment]

Saturday, August 6, 2016

It's How I Got This Post Written!

Via Mental Floss:

The Perfect Two-Part Recipe for Getting Stuff Done

"Turn a chore into a choice and then ask yourself why."

Also from Mental Floss:

Want to Motivate Yourself to Change? Ask Yourself, "Will I?"

"if you ask yourself "Will I choose to stay off Facebook all day?" you may find yourself considering how, exactly, you might accomplish that."

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Looks Useful

Via Neatorama:



I've got a 50th birthday coming up soonish. Wonder if I'll be on the receiving end of something like this?

Saturday, July 23, 2016

I Thought She Looked Familiar

Watching "You've Got Mail" the other day, I couldn't help noticing that Meg Ryan has the same smile as Jack Nicholson's Joker:

Saturday, July 16, 2016

This Is Why I Stay Indoors

Via Rubes



Don't know why this amused me so. Possibly because I've been getting WAY more sun than I intended in the last few weeks.