Monthly Archives: April 2010

Wowbusters: Epic Fall

This was fun: WoW Moviewatch: Wowbusters: Epic Fall.  I’d like to see more WoWBusters episodes as they confirm or deny the myths of Azeroth.  It’s an interesting thing to watch superstitions arise and fall in a virtual world – make … Continue reading

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Hate Government and taxes?

INSTAPUTZ: Pretty much..

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Secret Questions & Answers

Using these tongodeon: Fun With Secret Questions & Answers would definitely increase your account security.  I’m not sure if I could get through the transaction without giggling uncontrollably. Q: Need any weed? Grass? Kind bud? Shrooms? A: No thanks hippie, … Continue reading

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The Energy-Efficiency Pyramid

Want to save on your power bill? The Energy-Efficiency Pyramid – Fine Homebuilding will show you how.  Note that they put the more mundane options first – do an energy audit, turn things off – while the things that get … Continue reading

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Moral Vacuum

This 9 Chickweed Lane comic where Thorax discusses the moral vacuum most video game characters live in amused me. Bettering yourself by taking up home invasion homicide and robbery of morally-suspect non-humans (aka “Evil Monsters”) is what makes it D&D. … Continue reading

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Cover Art

This video of an artist  designing the cover art for a book was fun to watch:  Gargoyles, fonts, and anachronism, oh my!.  The level of skill involved is impressive, even without considering all the artistic details that go into picking … Continue reading

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Keeping tabs on Canada’s Parliament | openparliament.ca

This is pretty neat: Keeping tabs on Canada’s Parliament | openparliament.ca.  It lets you follow what MPs are up to and what was discussed in Parliament with greater ease.  Now all I need is a representative that represents me… (via … Continue reading

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Priest at 80

I got my shadow/holy priest up to 80 today.  This is the first character I played seriously, but I abandoned her when Jaimie and I rerolled Alliance.  Most of her leveling was through the dungeon finder which gave me lots … Continue reading

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8-Bit Dr. Horrible

Dr. Horrible re-imagined as a classic video game.  How can you go wrong? This reminds me of a lot of games I played, but with a better soundtrack. (via Geekdad)

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Three-stage brush cleaner

This is a good idea: Make: Online : Three-stage brush cleaner.  We’re going to be doing a lot of  painting in the near future, so a setup such as this one would be really useful if it works.  I read … Continue reading

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Make a DIY Screen Protector for Your Gadgets

I tried this out and it’s worked pretty well: Make a DIY Screen Protector for Your Gadgets – Gadgets – Lifehacker.  It just uses common materials (packing tape, soap, scissors) and it’s pretty simple.  The tape seems to both stick … Continue reading

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Geeky Groaner of the Day

Quite obviously if one were going to write a Tesla/Edison secret love musical, one would have to call it “AC/DC”. (Brief explanation – in the early years of electricity Edison wanted the power standard to be DC and Tesla wanted … Continue reading

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