Monthly Archives May 2007

Jackalopes.

Real jackalopes! [via Neatorama]

yes, another

Because this was clearly miscaptioned: Seriously, though, it’s like icanhascheezburger doesn’t even know about the cat macro 4chan connection. (Specifically, this “tutorial” makes me think they’re just making things up as they go.)

New bag for me!

While I love my Timbuk2 laptop briefcase, it does have one problem: putting the laptop in the middle of the bag, while making the bag stable standing, means there is very little room on either side for stuff. It’s fine for going to work (although lunch in a tupperware container barely fits) but it wasn’t […]

Kiki Winchester’s lawyer threatens legal action about year-old post

Email I received this morning, about a post from a year ago where I made fun of Kiki Winchester, a local real estate agent who also sold Xango juice: To: rich+www@lafferty.ca Subject: Kiki Winchester From: Nancie Heaphy <nancie@heaphylaw.com> Date: Fri, 18 May 2007 07:31:22 -0700 (PDT) Nancie Heaphy wrote: We are solicitors for Ms. Winchester. […]

Anyone recognize this?

Occasionally I get a little thingy in the top left corner of my Windows desktop. It’s a transparent circular thing that looks like this (magnified in inset): I recognize the icon but I can’t figure out what it is. It might have something to do with virtual desktops, or I might be misremembering. It goes […]

Flickrvision

Like twittervision, but with interesting content: Flickrvision. I know what I’m going to be distracted by all day.

oh no I’ve got SCALLOP EYES

Things I did not know: Scallops have eyes.

osas

An osa Some osas (With apologies to B. Kliban.)