Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Red, Red Wine

Grandpa Johnnie 'Onion Belt' McSameson.

Bush = 'THE Google"
McSame = 'A Google'

4 more years?

Hey, have you guys heard of the 'internet'? I hear its 'remarkable'

McCain: ‘It’s a Google.’:

"Well, basically, it’s a Google. You just, you know, what you can find out now on the Internet. It’s remarkable, you know.”"
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I'm in desperate need for one of these but I just can't seem to find the when and how.

'Technology Sabbath' Offers One Day to Unplug | PBS:

"And I’m not alone. The concept of a “Technology Sabbath” is becoming more widespread, both in religious circles and among bloggers and media people who are overwhelmed with the always-on nature of the broadband Internet and smartphones."

Of course, Europe is doing things WAY smarter than U. S. of-fuck-yeah A.

"Not surprisingly, the idea of disconnecting is more ingrained in culture in Europe, where people have more work holidays than in the U.S. MediaShift associate editor Jennifer Woodard Maderazo, who recently moved to Barcelona, told me that most of her work colleagues in Spain and Europe had never heard of taking tech holidays because it’s a given that they wouldn’t do work when away from their offices."
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This is very interesting. Comforting even.

Doomsday Vault ...on 60 Minutes; Exclusive Video


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A $6,100 black Japanese watermelon. Not much more I can add.

The Associated Press: Black Japanese watermelon sold at record price:

"TOKYO (AP) — A jumbo black watermelon auctioned in Japan on Friday fetched a record $6,100, making it one of the most expensive watermelons ever sold in the country."
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Red, red wine. Makes me feel good.

New hints seen that red wine may slow aging:

"Red wine may be much more potent than was thought in extending human lifespan, researchers say in a new report that is likely to give impetus to the rapidly growing search for longevity drugs."

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Finally, for all the men who keep their cell phone in their pants pocket right next to family jewels.... Cell phones popping pop corn.



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2 comments:

binky said...

If I had a cell phone, I would have already tried that. We'll all be expecting your report on replicating the experiment.

JPW said...

Probably will be attempting this weekend, Binky. Will let you know.

Impossible not to try it.