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Menards guy big

Menards guy big

Just because I know you wanted it. Above is the Menards favicon blown up to 350 by 350 pixels. Enjoy and Merry early Christmas to you… from MENARDS!

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big blue stuffed plush bear

big blue stuffed plush bear

He’s 6′ 8″ tall. He’s blue. He’s a bear. And he’s all yours for 200 bucks. He’d be perfect to bring as a companion to Cubs games next season. I’m not sure if the happy old man comes with him. Hit the “click to enlarge” link on the page and you see about a dozen […]

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zipper wallet?

zipper wallet?

Christmas is around the corner and my duct tape wallet has seen better days. I need a new wallet. I’ve done some research on amazon.com and the Victorinox Zip Around Wallet (black) ($28) intrigues me. I used to carry around an ultra-ultra slim 1 GB memory card in my wallet until it fell out and […]

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super-thin OLED screen

super-thin OLED screen

A couple weeks ago Samsung unveiled a 0.05 mm thin OLED screen. Samsung calls it the “flapping” display because it’s so pliable. Imagine how such advancements will revolutionize advertising and industry design once the costs become affordable.

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Borders' "exchange" policy is manipulative

Borders’ “exchange” policy is manipulative

I’m upset with Borders. I purchased a $40 book on October 9, 2008. The receipt clearly states “No Returns without receipt Or after 30 days”. Why “Or” is capped I don’t know, but that’s beside the point. I went in today to EXCHANGE the book for store credit. I immediately told the cashier that I […]

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cute comic strip

cute comic strip

“My Cardboard Life” is a mildly amusing comic strip that chronicles the life of a person made out of two scraps of cardboard. File that under, “why didn’t I think of that”.

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