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www.mnftiu.cc - 5 Jokes About The Apparent Eagerness Of Certain Democratic Members Of Congress To Abandon Health Care Reform In Light Of Scott Brown's Electoral Victory - 1. A Democratic congressman walks into a bar. The bartender says, "Sorry, we don't serve your kind here." The Democratic congressman whimpers, "You're right, I'm sorry, I never should've come in here, it's all my fault, boo-hoo, please, bend me over,[...]
The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper: Slog - Make It Actually, Really Hot, Please - Did you see last week's illustrated comment--comment 4 on Dominic Holden's review of Naam Thai in Madrona? Greg Stump (The food writer mentioned is Jonathan Gold.) Christopher Pickert saw last week's illustrated comment, and he made one of those c[...]
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Lifehacker - Make a DIY No-Kill Mousetrap with a Toilet Paper Roll [DIY] - Have a rodent problem but don't have the stomach for traditional mousetraps? Blogger Chris Glass details his simple, inexpensive method for catching a mouse without a mousetrap.His simple methodology? Get a toilet paper tube and crease two lines to [...]
MAKE Magazine - Tree branch in a jar...well, a bunch of jars - This work, titled Ubiquitous, is by New York artist Naoko Ito. It consists of a forked tree branch, almost 6' across, which has been carefully dissected into many pieces, each of which is carefully positioned in a glass jar. These jars, stacked tog[...]
Boing Boing - The cost of health care around the world - Health care cost per person per year on left, life expectancy on right. Related: a futile attempt to use logic to convince teabaggers to stop hurting themselves. Health care cost -vs- life expectancy chart from National Geographic.