Monthly Archives: July 2005

What Kind of American English Do You Speak?

Your Linguistic Profile: 65% General American English 15% Upper Midwestern 15% Yankee 5% Dixie 0% Midwestern What Kind of American English Do You Speak?

Posted in What Am I?

Mini review: The Radioactive Boy Scout

The Radioactive Boy Scout: The Frightening True Story of a Whiz Kid and His Homemade Nuclear Reactor by Ken Silverstein In 1997, teenage Boy Scout David Hahn, who had been engaging in home-brewed science experiments for years in his parent’s

Posted in Books, Books I've Read

The Aristocrats Joke

I’m posting this so I can peruse it from home… Dead Frog features what has been described by the New York Times as “The Greatest Dirty Joke Ever Told” – The Aristocrats. Inspired by the forthcoming film from Paul Provenza

Posted in Art, Movies

I guess I *should* have taken pictures

Maybe if I had let my friends take pictures of my heart surgery, I would’ve gotten Boing Boinged, like this guy who photo-documented his brain surgery.

Posted in Health

Giant Six-Shooter BBQ Grill

Pictures of a barbecue grill in the shape of a giant six-shooter. Located in Texas, of course.

Posted in Big Things