Month: December 2005


propelled by twin 400-pound thrust, regeneratively cooled rocket engines and fueled by isopropyl alcohol and liquid oxygen I love coming across descriptions like that. ***beating chest***

cool way to get your news

ok, so it shouldn’t be the only way to get your news, but it sure makes it is the site. There’s circle icons that dance around the screen like a lottery machine. Just click on one of the moving icons and a new screen will pop up with a large photograph, headline, and brief …

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45 original drawings of classic baseball players by Erik Maldre for sale exclusively at Prices are between $25 and $100. No reproductions. All original work. Here’s the list of sports figures:Shoeless Joe JacksonErnie BanksGrover AlexanderCharlie GrimmHank SauerNellie FoxTed BlankenshipErnie BanksHack WilsonRed FaberMordecai Three Finger BrownLuke ApplingJoe CredeEddie CollinsMoose Skowron

what is it? #9

The “what is it?” series will now be a weekly feature on Look for it every Tuesday! Happy Holidays! what is it? Click here for the answer

free poster of programming history

Download a free hi-res History of Programming Languages poster at (39″ x17″). It’s all vector-based, so it’s fully scaleable. You can also purchase a hard copy on oreilly’s online bookstore. I couldn’t find it though.

cool poster is selling a cool, limited edition poster. There’s hundreds of material items silhouetted with scratch-off ink. Whatever you own, you scratch off to reveal a snappy orange silhouette. So if you own a pocket-knife, then scratch off the pocket knife illustration. 25 pounds which translates to about 44 U.S. dollars. ouch. If the exchange …

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