Saturday, June 27, 2009

shake a tail feather



This bird LOVES Ray Charles.



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Thursday, June 25, 2009

Tuesday, June 23, 2009

Monday, June 22, 2009

Barack Obama saves the day


This JibJab satire animated cartoon debuted in front of the President himself at the Radio & Television Correspondents Dinner.
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Sunday, June 21, 2009

hire a robot to cook for you



". . . there's something disquieting about a robot that can verbally take our order, independently interpret our request, and then cut up sushi rolls and serve them to us." 


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Friday, June 19, 2009

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

the whole world's got talent


Listen to these handsome 14- and 15-year-old young men sing "O sole mio" spectacularly.


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Tuesday, June 16, 2009

spectacular fish splash image



See more images like this one by Daryl Ariawan at the photographer's website.
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Friday, June 12, 2009

Thursday, June 11, 2009

circle the cat


How long will it take you the trap this smart cat?
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Wednesday, June 10, 2009

the way she was


If there was ever any question, Susan Boyle has always had talent. In a 25-year-old video that recently surfaced, a fresh-faced Susan–just 22 at the time–takes the stage at a local Scottish club looking trim and youthful and sings Barbra Streisand's "The Way We Were."


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Thursday, June 4, 2009

world's 10 weirdest vending machines


Three are in Japan.
http://www.businesspundit.com/the-worlds-10-weirdest-vending-machines


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Wednesday, June 3, 2009

the new River Dance


Watching this dancing seal should give you a lift.


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Tuesday, June 2, 2009

amazing typewriter artist



Paul Smith was born in Philadelphia in 1921 with severe cerebral palsy. A man with extraordinary talent, he used his left hand to steady his right one when typing his art. Since he couldn't press two keys at the same time, he almost always locked the shift key down and made his pictures using the symbols at the top of the number keys--@ # $ % ^ & * ( ) _ .
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Monday, June 1, 2009