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Where Are My Pants?

By • Feb 27th, 2006 • Category: Design Geeky, Notable Web Stuff

Worth 1000’s Where Are My Pants? Photoshop contest has some truly awesome entries. Entrants take a crack at digitally (de)pantsing the famous. Of course, some …

Earth Nighttime on Google Maps

By • Feb 18th, 2006 • Category: Notable Web Stuff

NASA makes lots of high-res images of their assorted projects available on their website. I’ve always found the nighttime sat photos of the Earth fascinating. …

wikiHow OR what, are you stupid?

By • Dec 14th, 2005 • Category: Notable Web Stuff

I threw the RSS feed for wikiHow into my feedreader a while back and sometimes an intriguing one comes through. But, if someone’s going to …

Military at Burning Man

By • Sep 22nd, 2005 • Category: Burning Man, Notable Web Stuff

I’m not too concerned about whether or not Burning Man is under military surveillance. In fact, I’d be surprised if it weren’t. Lot’s of young pilots are out flying maneuvers in that desert all the time. And you have to agree that the city looks cool as hell from the air. Oh yeah…the amazing cameras in the air today must make it possible to get a good look at some nekkid hijinks. I’d be doing flyovers, too.

Minneapolis Metro Blog Coming Soon…

By • Oct 9th, 2004 • Category: Minneapolis, Notable Web Stuff

UPDATE(10/11/2004): Minneapolis Metroblog is online.
We just got word that the Minneapolis Metroblog (minneapolis.metblogs.com) will be coming online very soon.
I’ll be one of the bastards inflicting …

FavIcon From Any JPG or GIF

By • Aug 5th, 2004 • Category: Design Geeky, Notable Web Stuff

This is slick. Making a “favicon” for a website isn’t hard, but can be tedious to get the results you want.
That’s a thing of the …

Print Your Images Big As Hell!

By • Aug 5th, 2004 • Category: Design Geeky, Notable Web Stuff

This seems simple enough to do, but once you see the Flash interface for the Rasterbator, I think you’ll be as impressed as I was.
You …