May 3, 2010
--via gifanime.tumblr.com/. Man, I love animated GIFs. Their filesizes are disproportionately huge, but they're such neat little bits of storytelling.
"Wasting time is an important part of living."
"Q: How long does it take to boil 4 gallons of water? A: a long time if you turn on the wrong burner. #imnotgoodinanemergency"
"we're glad you stopped by to see how seriously we take humor. http://www.microsoft.com/education/competencies/humor.mspx "
For work I just had to jump into gmail with IE. Man, that just doesn't feel right somehow.
Kind of amazed that over whole weekend, none of my local Twitter followees made the obvious "Boston, Love that Dirty Water" joke.
http://www.slate.com/id/2150015 - from 2006, an overview of some of the different translations of the Office, and the cultural differences.
"Look at that. She's totally flirting with him."
"Hmm you don't know that. Some people can't help oozing sexuality."
"You ever notice you can only ooze two things? Sexuality and pus. Man I tell ya."
--Kevin, Phyllis, and Creed on "The Office"
http://www.slate.com/id/2252209/ - nice bit on Eadweard Muybridge (the guy who did the original stop-action photos of a horse running.)
Amber figured out why Android's homescreen looks less polished to her than iPhone's - icon labels w/ borders, not just written on background
Yeesh, the lyrics to "Good Golly Miss Molly" really go "Sure like to ball"??