Category Archives: Small Stuff

Coolest. Easter Egg. Ever.

By lex, on September 1st, 2007

Got to hand it to the kids from Mountain View. Turns out the latest version of Google Earth contains an (undocumented) flight simulator.

Story here. Groovy pics here.

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Sorry about that

Posted by Lex, on November 12, 2007

 

Occasional reader Steve turned me on to a website that purports to tell you what level of education is required to read a given blog.

Sorry about that

 

You’ve got no one to blame but yourselves.

told you you were clever.

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A Bumper Sticker that should appeal across the spectrum

Saw this today:

“If you elect clowns, expect the circus”

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Stray thoughts of an aviator in his final year of active service

Posted by Lex, on June 27, 2007

 

“You know, with only a year to go this might be the last time I ever have to polish those brown shoes.

“Cool.”

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Rage Boy?

Posted June 28th, 2007 by lex

 

Pace Chris Hitchens, I don’t think the Srinigar Steamer is really angry – I just think he’s misunderstood:

Rage Boy keenly looks forward to anger, while we worriedly anticipate trouble, and fret about etiquette, and prepare the next retreat. If taken to its logical conclusion, this would mean living at the pleasure of Rage Boy, and that I am not prepared to do.

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Vade retro

June 28th, 2007 by lex

Skippy-san’s down under, and – having made the best of cross-cultural exchanges in his own, personal… idiom – saw fit to tug an old man’s beard:

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NTORC, V

Posted by Lex, on June 10, 2007

The fifth edition of a growingly popular “name that occasional reader contest”:

NTORC V

This would have been 20-odd years ago, I suspect. Not that anything has much changed in the intervening years…

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