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December 7, 2011

Western Soundscape Archive — "Thousands of recordings of animal species and their environments"

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"Search by name or keyword, or browse all sounds currently available.

There goes the day.

Along with everyone in the vicinity if you listen to the things like this.

Full disclosure: Gray Cat was roused from a comfy slumber atop the cable box by the sudden intrusion of this Gray Wolf pack into her dreamscape: my FAIL.

[via Richard Kashdan]

December 7, 2011 at 04:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (3) | TrackBack

Delorme inReach — "Send and receive text messages anywhere in the world via satellite"

That's different.

No cellphone service necessary.

$249.95.

[via Wired]

December 7, 2011 at 03:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Freud-Murdoch Family Tree

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[via What Would Jennifer Do and Bloomberg Businessweek]

December 7, 2011 at 02:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Knuckle Meat Tenderizer

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Metal; 4.3"H x 2"W x 2.8"D. 

$12.95.

December 7, 2011 at 01:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Caveman Phone

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By Jennifer Daniel.

[via Fancy]

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Mom-in-a-Box

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"Opening this box activates a sound chip with four sayings: 'Did you grow up in a barn?'; 'The answer's no!'; 'Stop that!'; 'You're gonna poke someone's eye out with that thing!'"

3½"H x 4½"W x 4½"D.

Uses 2 AA batteries (included). 

$9.95.

December 7, 2011 at 11:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (1) | TrackBack

Financial Aid Glossary

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"Dear Student: Unfortunately, financial aid has become so complicated that it has developed a secret language of its own. Use this dictionary to translate the jargon, acronyms and buzzwords into plain English."

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Excerpts above.

[via Dr. StrangeCollege]

December 7, 2011 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0) | TrackBack

Ruby Slipper "Click Your Heels" Socks

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From the website:

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Dorothy would be proud.

These all-in-one slipper socks have nonskid soles so they can be worn around the house, even on bare floors.

76% cotton/12% nylon/9% spandex/3% rubber.

One size fits women's shoe size 4-10.

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$9.98.

December 7, 2011 at 09:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (2) | TrackBack

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