Archive for the ‘Life’ Category

Stuff no one told me…

June 19, 2010

A new illustrated blog, Stuff No One Told Me (But I Learned Anyways), by Alex Noriega.

[Via Everlasting Blort]


The Pale Blue Dot

April 10, 2010

It’s all about perspective.

[From reddit]

Nature by Numbers

March 25, 2010


Low-cost therapy

March 17, 2010

[From EatLiver]

Pittsburgh Airport — After Hours

February 24, 2010

A fun video of a young lady entertaining herself (and now us) while spending the night in Pittsburgh International Airport.

[Via b3ta]

A decade with Midas

December 10, 2009

I really like this pic where AlmaGordo from reddit shows how he and his dog have matured over 10 years.  The papaya painting seems to have aged well too.

The Geography of a Recession

December 9, 2009

Click here to view a stark graphic showing the increase in unemployment throughout the nation from 2007 to the present.  Watch the whole thing for the full impact.

Sometimes it feels this way

November 30, 2009

[From The Daily What]

Evan Ratliff’s vanishing act

November 23, 2009

Wired Magazine contributor Evan Ratliff vanished on purpose and took on a new identity, challenging everyone to find him using modern data tools. His goal: evade an ever-growing online community of “hunters” who tried to follow, if not anticipate, his every move. His report is a captivating account of what it’s like to be on the lam without any family, friends, or sense of self, and it exposes the ease with which nearly every social and business transaction we undertake may be traced and analyzed.

The marriage proposal

November 12, 2009

Impressive, elaborate and truly creative.

[Via Neatorama]