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L’art du silence is quieter still.

By • Sep 23rd, 2007 • Category: Asides

L’art du silence is quieter still. Marcel Marceau died yesterday at age 84. RIP, Bip.



Talk Like A Pirate Day

By • Sep 19th, 2007 • Category: Asides

Yarrr…All day long.



RIP Merv Griffin, 82

By • Aug 12th, 2007 • Category: Asides

RIP Merv Griffin. The man created Jeopardy!. Lot’s of other things, too. But that’s good enough for me.



Video: How To Pull A Van Uphill (with Only A Rope)

By • Aug 2nd, 2007 • Category: Asides

Video: How To Pull A Van Uphill (with Only A Rope) – via Condition Yellow



Faceball: your face, our balls

By • Aug 2nd, 2007 • Category: Asides

Faceball: your face, our balls – Faceball begins sweeping the nation. I think the size of my noze places me at a distinct disadvantage.



No More Tomorrows

By • Jul 30th, 2007 • Category: Asides

Broadcast legend Tom Snyder died at his home yesterday from complications of leukemia.



Ingmar Bergman dies at 89

By • Jul 30th, 2007 • Category: Asides

RIP Ingmar Bergman.



Merlin Mann’s Mortifying MUNI Movie

By • Jul 28th, 2007 • Category: Asides

One thing I never think while on public transportation: “I should cut my toenails…right now.” Witness the horror of Merlin Mann’s Mortifying MUNI Movie



Big Screen On The Green

By • Jul 28th, 2007 • Category: Asides

PDX: It’s about time. I’ve missed seeing movies in the park more than anything.



Typewriter Sends Email

By • Jul 27th, 2007 • Category: Asides

Inspired by the designer’s mother being frustrated with e-mail and computers, 22 Pop is a portable typewriter that sends and receives email. Very nice.