OakoAk isn’t your typical street artist. His work isn’t a political or sociological commentary on life and he doesn’t spend hours on end painting extravagant murals. Like Sandrine Estrade Ball, another street art has humor built into them, they take what the city gives to them and creates a witty st
Linus has announced the release of the 3.0
kernel. “As already mentioned several times, there are no special
landmark features or incompatibilities related to the version number
change, it’s simply a way to drop an inconvenient numbering system in honor
of twenty years of Linux. In fact, the 3.0 mer
Last year I had a little run-in with the town authorities over my garden. Fortunately, it ended well. However, for other people around the continent troubles with the local lawn nazis seem more severe, possibly involving jail time! Some of you may have heard of the woman in Oak Park, Michigan who fa
Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has signed a bill that
officially classifies beer as alcoholic.
Until now anything containing less than 10% alcohol in Russia has
been considered a foodstuff.
Advertise here with BSAOne of my all time favorite ad campaigns is the one from Absolut Vodka with the creative ads that started to pop up back in the 80′s. In fact, it was probably those specific ads that got me interested in advertising in the first place. I just love all the creative ways they in
With all that’s going on in the world today, stress relief is very important so why not have some fun with it. The Infectious Disease Stress Balls come in several colors and offer you a chance to squeeze some stress out of your daily routine as you pretend that your hand is being consumed by a rare
We’ve written about Damn You Auto Correct before, namely because it managed to eloquently capture the modern zeitgeist of text-based communication failures. I mean this stuff sucks! Just this morning I sent a dm to the wrong person because of Seesmic autofill text and just two hours later had to del
Too funny to un-friend, Failbook.
Extremely detailed knock-off Apple retail stores, complete with blue t-shirt-wearing employees claiming to work for the company, have been discovered in China.
TPM Reader JB took one look at this quote from James Murdoch in today’s phone hacking hearing before Parliament and had an epiphany:
And I’m not saying that somebody should have told me. To my knowledge certain things were not known. And when new information came to light, with respect to my knowle
On August 10th, 2009, 16 people in Edison, NJ ordered vegetarian samosas from Moghul Express, an Indian restaurant on the town’s almost-exclusively-Indian Oak Tree Road. The customers were devout Hindus. They did not eat meat for religious reasons, so they made sure to ask Moghul Express several tim
One of my friends has been single for for the last few years.
She never tried online dating and even amongst our suggestions and ideas, she balked at the idea. I always wondered why, because I knew it couldn’t hurt and isn’t it like, 1 in 3 people meet people online? It’s not that far fetched.
“Due to an errant cron task that ran twice an hour from September 2010 to July 2011, I accidentally collected about 12,000 screenshots of the front page of the nytimes.com.” Via Doobybrain.
Google promised that iPhone users would soon be getting a Google+ app of their own, and it’s now here. Not surprisingly, it looks a lot like the Android app, including views of your main stream and nearby users, sharing via Circles, and support for the Huddle group messaging feature. It’s not a univ
Teen Nick will start re-broadcasting some 1990s hits like “Doug,” in response to a groundswell of nostalgia on Facebook from fans who grew up with the shows.
Tyler Hadley, 17, is arrested after the “merciless” killings
Via the talented Beatriz Torres aka Zirta.
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