Thursday, July 30, 2009


I'm struggling to work out exactly what they are warning about, but there is no way I'd be getting in the water here.

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Stone the crows

it seems crows can tell humans apart but not the other way round

Monday, July 27, 2009

Sunday, July 26, 2009

democracy and Israel

a clever little flash animation with home truths about democracy in Israel

Saturday, July 25, 2009

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

twitter history

in the shape of a tree (zoom in for better detail)

Monday, July 20, 2009

Saturday, July 18, 2009

Thursday, July 16, 2009

Michael Jackson's hair on fire

video from the 1984 incident finally released

Montauk and other monsters

It started with a newspaper article from a local paper in Montauk, New York in July 2008. A dead creature had washed up on a local beach which looked like no animal known to science. It quickly morphed into the “Montauk Monster”.

A satisfactory explanation for MM has yet to emerge but I'd be surprised if Photoshop was not involved.

One of 15 Internet hoaxes fished up by Mashable

Tuesday, July 14, 2009

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Monty Python and the Mormons play chess

Some of a number of alternative chess scenarios found at Lukesurl

great headlines of our time

Whacko lives a tree

Michael Jackson may be gone to neveragainland but one family in Stockton, Ohio say he's back and appearing on a tree stump in their front yard. Apparently showed up the day he died. Shouldn't be surprised where it happened. As one local said: "To Stockton, Michael Jackson meant more to us than Jesus, to some people. I think they're both about even." Hallelejuh brother, even if you can't make up your mind whether Jackson or Jesus is numero uno.

Full story here. As for the tree, judge for yourself - I'd say the jury is out (of their minds)

Sunday, July 5, 2009

And inform my nephew...

The latest in Downfall rip-offs - in this one Herr Hitler has been told the news the King of Pop is dead.

Saturday, July 4, 2009

How to get fired by your office printer

Turkish gameshow attempts to convert atheists

In the wonderful-sounding Turkish game show Tovbekarlar Yarisiyor (it means "Penitents Compete"), religious leaders seek to convert at least one of the ten atheists in each episode to their faith.

Those that crack will win a pilgrimage to the spiritual home of their newly chosen faith, Muslims will go to Mecca, Jews and Christians will go to Jerusalem and Buddhists will go to Tibet.

Full story here