Thursday, December 21, 2006

Bush to Kerry: Increasing Size of Military Would Make Country ‘Less Safe’

Today Bush announced his intention to increase the overall size of the Army, acknowledging that current forces were stressed. The Washington Post reports he
’s considering an increase of 50-70,000 troops. On June 3, 2004, John Kerry proposed expanding the Army by 40,000 troops. Bush quickly slammed the proposal as unnecessary and counter-productive.

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Wednesday, December 20, 2006

Collection of our MacBreak Weekly application links

DASUTIN.COM » Complete List of MacBreak Weekly Recommended Mac Applications

Oh, man, I'm so glad someone is doing this. If you want to see the apps

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Sunday, December 17, 2006

HOLY FU*K - - - Bush administration to "Screen" scientific study results.

I hope scientists revolt. Am I wrong or is this the 21st century?

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Thursday, December 14, 2006

Snowflake magnified from 93x-36000x

Snowflake magnified from 93x-36000x: "Low temperature SEM magnification series
for a snow crystal. 

8 images of a snow crystal continually zoomed in until 36000x

Note: User Submitted Content"

FullScreen QTVR Panoramas

FullScreen QTVR Panoramas: "Full Screen Quicktime Panoramas

To see these QTVR Panoramas, you need Quicktime."

Wednesday, December 13, 2006

Seinfeld Horror clip

Green Lantern Creator Dead at 91

Martin Nodell, the creator of Green Lantern, the comic book superhero who uses his magical ring to help him fight crime, has died. He was 91. Nodell was born in Philadelphia and studied at art schools in Chicago and New York. Besides Spencer Nodell, survivors include another son, six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

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Tuesday, December 12, 2006

Behind the Scenes of Family Guy

Watch as the voice actors of Family Guy create an episode!

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Top 25 Food Hacks

Hacks...tasty, tasty hacks...

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Mac OSX startup key sequences

Handy list for troubleshooting and various startup options. Did you know that you can boot your mac from an iPod?

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The Rules of Photography

At this point, you
’re getting pretty comfortable with your camera. You know how to operate it and you know how to make use of some of those newfangled professional features such as manual focus, shutter, aperture, and ISO. But you aren’t quite done yet. You’re now at the Point of No Return, the Twilight Zone, or where the magic happens…

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Thursday, December 07, 2006

RIAA moves to reduce artist royalty payments

Unbelievable stuff. It's truly amazing that an organization can burn the candle at both ends and continue to thrive. What a model for success. Let's rip off the people that create the art and let's also ignore and piss off the people that pay for the art. Esthero is right, "We R in need of a musical revolution".

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Tuesday, December 05, 2006

Fart Brings Down Airplane! See For Yourself

"Title Says It All"

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Methods for Downloading Google Video as FLV, AVI, or MP4

Article showing how you can query Google for RSS, and extract information on FLV, API, and MP4 files to download. Use it to create your own Google Video download site.

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Sunday, December 03, 2006

Rumsfeld memo admits Iraq strategy failing

Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld told President Bush before he resigned that the administration's strategy in Iraq was not working and he proposed changes, including possible troop reductions, The New York Times reported Saturday.

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Friday, December 01, 2006

The act of terrorism that didn't get reported on September 11, 2006

Christian fundamentalist David McMenemy crashed his car into a building in Davenport, Iowa, hoping to blow it up and kill himself in the fire. Media ignored this, even after 30 yrs of extreme violence by anti-abortion fanatics, who believe they
’re fighting a holy war. I guess the only way to make headlines nowadays is to be an Arab or Muslim.

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