Monthly Archives: November 2012

In KL trying to get the GPS to work – found myself on Reddit (of course) – best thread in a while…

Reddit, what is the most useless fact you know? : AskReddit For me, it’s that fish can suffer from Insomnia. http://www.reddit.com/r/AskReddit/comments/13wnxc/reddit_what_is_the_most_useless_fact_you_know/

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Every once in a while the guys at Think Geek go one step too far.

USB Aromatherapy Oil Burner Your office stinks. So why not freshen it up the easiest way possible? Use USB power to warm up a little aromatic oil and open your brain using the power of your Olfactory System. Yay, nostrils! … Continue reading

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Nice kick!

Best Goal Ever? Soccer’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic May Have Scored It : NPR His GOALLL! for Sweden Wednesday night is getting rave reviews. Watch the video of the long-distance bicycle kick that cemented Sweden’s 4-2 victory over England. Then tell us: … Continue reading

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Great article on how to brew spectacular coffee. Warning: uses the ‘drip’ method which causes most Aussies to turn their nose. But from my perspective, it’s the only way to make coffee flavoured coffee! :)

The Secret To Making Great Coffee Revealed The first cup of coffee that 2012 U.S. Barista champion Katie Carguilo served tasted rich and flavorful to me, but it wasn’t up to Carguilo’s high standards. “This coffee is really chocolatey, really … Continue reading

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You know that little warm feeling you get when you read an article about someone really making a big difference in children’s lives in the poorest of countries – here’s your little warm feeling today:

The One World Futbol Promises a Lasting Source of Fun in Poor Countries For children in impoverished countries, where soccer balls donated by relief agencies often rip and quickly deflate, Tim Jahnigen has developed a ball that can last for … Continue reading

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Gold. Pure gold.

White People Mourning Romney The most devastating day. http://whitepeoplemourningromney.tumblr.com/

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Colleen Lachowicz, the Maine State Senate candidate accused of being “unfit for office” because she plays a Level 85 Orc Rogue in World of Warcaft, has won her race. Way to go Colleen!!!

Colleen Lachowicz, Maine’s World of Warcraft-Playing State Senate Candidate, Wins Office | Side Miss You might remember that last month we reported on Colleen Lachowicz, a Democratic candidat… http://www.gametrailers.com/side-mission/37811/colleen-lachowicz-maines-world-of-warcraft-playing-state-senate-candidate-wins-office

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Congratulations to Barack Obama, the 44th President of the United States

http://elections.msnbc.msn.com/ns/politics/2012/all/president/#.UJowF-PZ-Cj Also a really interesting graphic from Twitter showing the conversation and mood about the candidates during the campaign. http://election.twitter.com

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The WSU agronomy students just got the career path of a lifetime (here’s looking at you Scott Anderson)

Legalized Pot A Blow To Mexican Cartels How commercial marijuana in Washington and Oregon could slash cartels’ revenue http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/News/colorado-washington-legalize-recreational-marijuana/story?id=17656515

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Cool! Well done Chrysler!

Chrysler gives workers day off to vote Chrysler gave its entire work force the day off to Vote Today! The car company that attacked Mitt Romney for falsely claiming it was moving operations overseas is going a step further, ostensibly … Continue reading

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