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IMDB’s Top 50 Horror Movies

Happy Halloween!

The Internet Movie Database Top 50 Horror Movies


They left out “Mortal Kombat II”?

October 31, 2007 Posted by | Movies | | Comments Off

Happy Halloween

Good God!!!

Those things must be heavy.

I’m guessing these guys snagged one of those Giant iPhone Mock-ups that hang in front of the Apple Store.

October 31, 2007 Posted by | Geeks and Gadgetry, Video | 2 Comments

Other Google Products

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Google pumps out more products than you may have realized. Are there any “non-mainstream” Google applications that you use?

October 31, 2007 Posted by | How-To, Software | 1 Comment

Vax 77 Folding Music Keyboard

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When I first saw this picture, I thought it was going to be a story about some gratuitous violence that was applied to a digital keyboard.

I’m glad I was mistaken.

October 31, 2007 Posted by | Geeks and Gadgetry, Music | 1 Comment

How To Be Productive with Text Substitution

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I’m all about using the keyboard as much as possible. Mousing just seems so inefficient for most tasks that aren’t designed around mousing.

Check out Lifehacker’s guide to text substitution if you’re interested in achieving keyboard nirvana. Anybody have any keyboard vs. mouse stories?

October 31, 2007 Posted by | How-To, Mac, Software, Windows | 1 Comment

Daily Show on FOX News on SoCal Fires

Last week, with no actual evidence, FOX News decided to repeatedly report that the fires in Southern California were the work of Al Qaeda operatives.

Instead, the Daily Show’s Jon Stewart wonders if “perhaps Al Qaeda is trying to infiltrate a cable news channel and staff it with morons.”

October 30, 2007 Posted by | Humor, News, Rants, Video | 1 Comment


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I have a garage full of old gadgetry and tech. I can’t bring myself to just toss that crap out. Will I be polluting the environment with heavy metals? Am I throwing away something valuable? Will somebody else find value in it?

Well, SecondRotation aims to answer the latter two of the aforementioned questions:

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1) Estimate It: Use our online step-by-step pricing guide to locate your gadget and find out what it’s worth.
2) Ship It: Follow our Shipping Guidelines to pack and ship your gadget. And what’s even better? Shipping within the continental United States is absolutely FREE!
3) Cash It In: We’ll send your payment as soon as we check out your gadget. It’s that simple.

October 30, 2007 Posted by | Geeks and Gadgetry, How-To | Comments Off

Promachoteuthis sulcus; Crazy-freaky Squid with Human-Like Teeth

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I can’t stop looking at this photo.

From BoingBoing:

Apparently, this is real. Species: Promachoteuthis sulcus. According to the Tree of Life Web project, the single specimen is 25 mm and was captured at a depth of nearly 2000 meters in the south Atlantic Ocean off Tristan Da Cunha.

October 30, 2007 Posted by | Oddities | Comments Off

Instant Pancakes

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When I first heard about Batter Blaster, I thought it was a prank product. I was so very wrong. Check out this commercial.

It’s available at CostCo(!). So when are we going to start finding videos on YouTube showing people downing this stuff straight from the can?

October 30, 2007 Posted by | Oddities | 5 Comments

Ninja Parade Slips Through Town Unnoticed

Ninja Parade Slips Through Town Unnoticed Once Again

From The Onion:

Modesto, CA residents turned out for the city’s annual Ninja Parade, where no ninjas were seen for the 30th year in a row.

October 30, 2007 Posted by | Humor, Video | Comments Off


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