Today, 25 May, is Towel Day. Towel Day is an annual celebration on the 25th of May, as a tribute to the late author Douglas Adams (1952-2001). On that day, fans around the universe proudly carry a towel in his honour. A towel, it says, is about the most massively useful thing an interstellar hitchhiker […]
Nice post on NetFlash. Here are more than 20 marriage proposals that are beyond the capacity of ordinary men. The best suggestions are in the comments; I like this one (by Hannibal Tabu): My wife proposed at sunrise overlooking a great view, and had a friend dressed in a Darth Vader costume bring up the […]
The Big Bang Theory is an American sitcom centered around two roommate Caltech geniuses – experimental physicist Leonard Hofstadter and theoretical physicist Sheldon Cooper – and Leonard’s and Sheldon’s equally geeky and socially awkward co-workers and friends Howard Wolowitz, an Aerospace engineer and a non-PhD from JPL, and Rajesh Koothrappali, a particle astrophysicist postdoc also […]
Searching Google for “Anthem”, for a post at another blog of mine, I stumbled on several videos with “Geek Anthems”. First: J Bevs-Geek Anthem. It’s a beautiful world live a simple life ain’t really no gangsta live the geeky life yeah i rep the south where the beats are tight and the temp is warm […]
I’m in the process of rethinking the design of this website. I like the current theme very much, but it has a few stubborn nuisances. But: another theme means: another banner, and another banner means: doing some personalizing with graphics. The point is: I’m not very good with graphics, so I usually try to find […]
Well it is on one of my Google Geek Holiday Calendars: October 15th is “National Grouch Day“, invented by Sesame Street Magazine as a day for all Grouches to celebrate their way of life. A Grouch’s mission in life is to be as miserable and grouchy as possible, and pass that feeling on to everyone […]
What if your Real-Life conversations were limited to Twitter-like 140 characters?