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Operation Dumbo Drop – An Easter Egg Hunt Gone Wild

Monday, March 24th, 2008

In this particular case, the “Dumbo” was not an elephant. The “Dumbo” this Saturday was the well-intentioned idiot(s) who set up operation EggDrop in Cartersville, Georgia. The idea behind the Cartersville EggDrop was to replace the old boring egg hunt with a helicopter dropping 10k Easter eggs onto a small section of a football field. [...]

Hookernomics vs. Freakonmics

Friday, March 14th, 2008

Why do Hookers live with their parents? I guess I find it mildly ironic that valleywag.com would be making fun of a person like Sudhir Venkatesh. In the grand scheme of things making fun of Scobel and Arrington really doesn’t really amount to a hill of beans. However, when Melissa Gira Grant commenting on Sudhir [...]

Phony PHD’s – Wasup

Friday, March 14th, 2008

I could possibly see why someone would get a fake degree, but a phony PHD, that’s really pushing it. In the end, why bother going to the trouble and why not just lie about the whole thing in the first place. A while back I was doing some research on diploma mills and phony degrees, [...]

My Kids Run Linux and I Don’t – Wasup

Wednesday, March 12th, 2008

Pistachio

Tuesday, March 11th, 2008

There are times in history when a certain event just has to be documented no matter how obscure it might seem. This event occurred last Saturday evening at BarcampAustin III, and it just simply needs an historical footprint. The stage is set with a karaoke band called Karaoke Apocalypse (KA). KA allows would-be rock stars [...]

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