What would you think of someone if they featured one or more of these Social Networking Pillows in their house? I think I would laugh and then give them the side-eye. But wait, there's more! Don't forget about the iPhone App Pillows as well.
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From my friend Maggie, proof that the origins of the Dougie may go back much farther than anyone suspects …
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You've probably seen this before, but people keep emailing the link, and it's worth another mention. This is really cool project - photographer Irena Werning has people recreate (as adults) as exactly as possible one of their old childhood photos. The results range from touching to hilarious. (one small warning, there is one half shirtless female in the bunch).
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Another "pause and consider" moment, about perspective (in this case, what's in our head versus reality!)
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Secrets revealed! The flow chart of how to be a tech wizard - you can do it, too! (I don't have the original source link for this, but it looks like the work of XKCD)
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"These creatures are found all over the planet (/internet) and beg the question, "What the hell is that?" Pictures of them get circulated everywhere from some random no-name blog to national television news, giving everyone a chance to make their own quasi-educated (by TV/movies) opinion. So, displaying both the hype and the reality, here are the ten strangest terrifying creatures that are not only convincing, but are sometimes an actual mystery."
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Maps! Yeah, that pretty much sums it up. Historical maps, specifically, but also just all kinds of maps. Maps!
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Human versus Robot, Round 23490289. Play Robin Words, where you "change one letter in the four-letter word the computer gives you. The computer will then change one letter in the word you used and so on. You may not use proper nouns or reuse words that have already been used. The first person to use up all possible words wins!" Anyone beat the computer?
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More links tomorrow!