September 28, 2012
"Rita Hayworth is Stayin' Alive" (video)
[via Joe Peach who added, "This is fabulous!" I won't argue.]
Trace of Time Clock
Created by Il-Gu Cha, it has a dry-erase glass face with a single hand that wipes out tasks as they happen.
Miss the cluetrain and you'll never know what you missed.
"Why shouldn't cats govern?" (video)
It's about time someone asked.
Wrote Diodorus Siculus: "Whoever kills a cat in Egypt is condemned to death, whether he committed this crime deliberately or not. The people gather and kill him. An unfortunate Roman, who accidentally killed a cat, could not be saved, either by King Ptolemy of Egypt or by the fear which Rome inspired."
[via richeast.org and reader Alan Fick who continues to dazzle with material that demands posting ASAP. More, please.]
Rifle Umbrella — Just 'cause it's raining doesn't mean you can't stand your ground
Custom cover bag with strap included.
[via reader Alan Fick]
Spider web as natural screen door
Above and below, my favorite spider in his/her (how do I tell?) lair, just outside my back door.
A wonderful place to set up shop, guaranteed to produce a steady diet of juicy insects.
Who needs a screen door when you've got one of these arachnid homeys?
Now to encourage others to establish residence outside the rest of my doors and windows....
Pizza Sleeping Bag w Optional Veggie Pillows
What's not to like?
OREO Iced Coffee — Ack!
Above, a photo I took while stopped at a red light in Philadelphia last Sunday during my seemingly interminable efforts to find a way to the Pennsylvania Turnpike and say good-bye forever to a city I found impossible to navigate.
Swiss Army Tampon
What took so long?
Nine uses for a tampon outside the menstrual space:
• Fire Tinder
• Water Filter
• Fishing Bobber
• Blow Dart Fletching
• Wick for Improvised Candle
• Waterproof Match & Fire Tinder Case
• Blow Tube for Coal Burning Containers
Jezebel has the details.