Weekend Links: A Perfect Strangers Video Game
Thanks to Randy for sending me the greatest link of 2012 (so far): a "Perfect Strangers" video game! That theme song … I am nearly weeping from the flawlessness. But the real question is … did you achieve your dream?? [Update: the site may have crashed because it blew up in popularity so quickly, but bookmark it and return if it doesn't load at first, it will be worth it!]
I have always said that TV is a dish best served in large doses, and it appears others agree - here are 10 Shows That Are Better When Viewed In One Long Lazy Marathon. What shows have you marathoned? I went through the first 4 seasons of "Lost" in about two months, and wish in many ways I had just waited for the series to end before I did (watching that show week to week … ugh).
You have been warned: A judge has ruled that Facebook "likes" aren't speech protected by the First Amendment.
Confessions of a serial exclamation pointer. I am so guilty of this!! *
James, whose life I
ruined enhanced by introducing him to Stumble Upon, has sent in a plethora of submissions this week. Thank you, James! This first one is possibly my fave (but I am an unrepentant Anglophile): Britain from Above.
A lovely idea: a former Olympian grants wishes to seniors.
Speaking of the Olympics, check out this behind the scenes look at the process of creating a really moving TV ad spot for the Paralympics.
How is it that some days feel so long and others fly by without our noticing? Here are 10 Ways Our Minds Warp Time. I have wondered about the Stopped Clock Illusion for a very long time.
I'll end with a chemistry joke meme for the geeks. I didn't do well in Chem class but this I do get!
Stay tuned - more links tomorrow! In the meantime send your submissions to FlossyLinks@gmail.com.