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December 1, 2019

The Physics of Peacock Twerking

[video by Helen Thompson]

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Google LIFE Magazine Photo Archive

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"Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today. Most were never published and are now available for the first time through the joint work of LIFE and Google."

There goes the day.

December 1, 2019 at 02:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (1)

Principal Air Routes in 1920


[via Retronaut]

December 1, 2019 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

10 Quotes That Make My Life Better Whenever I Apply Them


If it can happen, it will happen.

Work smart, not hard. [Ray Kurzweil]

Grace is everywhere. [George Bernanos]

I can't go on; I'll go on. [Samuel Beckett]

Never complain, never explain. [Jack Kent Cooke]

Avoiding trouble is far easier than getting out of it.

It is much easier to apologize than to ask permission.

The bullet that kills you comes from a direction you never anticipated.

The hard way is the best way, not because it is the best way, but because it is the hard way.

I was never ruined but twice in my life: once, when I lost a lawsuit, and once when I won one. [Voltaire]


December 1, 2019 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Pencil Slingshot

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Where was this when I needed it?

From the website:

Launch paper bombs at any target with this pencil catapult.

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This innocent looking pencil clip is in fact your secret weapon against boredom.

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Features and Details:

• 2.24" x 0.39" x 0.31"

• Spring steel

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Set of 2: $10.99 (though not explicitly stated, I'm gonna go out on a limb and say pencil not included).

December 1, 2019 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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