Category Archives: Funny

A funny fake and a blog that explains how they did it

I thought this was a lot of fun to read/learn about (while I should have been doing other things):  First, there’s this amazing water slide video: This is fake, and I guess that’s kind of common sense, really. But what … Continue reading

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So, you know, I got that going for me…

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Fancy Fast Food

For the amount of work that these folks put into their Fancy Fast Food, they could make actual fancy food. But I have to admire the artistry of making a chow mein out of a Domino’s pizza. Tweet

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Ann Arbor city council doing stupid emailing during meetings

This was an amusing way to wake up this morning: Some question appropriateness of mocking e-mail banter during Ann Arbor City Council meetings in the AANews. Here are the opening paragraphs: After his presentation to the Ann Arbor City Council, … Continue reading

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Two very cool movie making links

First off, there is Code of Best Practices in Fair Use for Online Video from the American University School of Communication Center for Social Media. How’s that for a mouthful? Anyway, the site includes a very handy video and lots … Continue reading

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This made me laugh and laugh….

I suppose I should be taking this flu thing more seriously. Still…. Thanks to friend/colleague Russ Larson for posting this to his Facebook account, btw. Tweet

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Eric Idle on writing and collaboration

I found this on YouTube while looking for something else: Interestingly enough, I more or less recognize each of these different styles of collaboration, which I suppose is one of the reasons why I tend to write alone. Anyway, could … Continue reading

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Note to self: No sex with a car wash vacuum cleaner

From MSNBC, “Man caught in vacuum sex act gets 90 days.” I’ve never thought (seriously) about having sex with a car wash vacuum cleaner, and I do think it is kind of a weird sex act. Still, 90 days in … Continue reading

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I have been tempted to do this

I mean the guy who helps the inept parker, that is: Via TheOrangeSlayedTheRake. Tweet

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Who says comedy isn’t dangerous?

“Replica Monty Python hand grenade causes bomb scare in London.” Via boing-boing. Tweet

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