The book-on-tape version of the wonderful children's book – Go The Fuck To Sleep — read by Samuel L. Jackson, is free on Audible.com today.
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The video for "Ain't No Grave", a cut from Johnny Cash's last album is pretty amazing, in part because everytime you see it, it's never the exact same video. It's also amazing because you can contribute to it. The Johnny Cash Project is an Herculean effort to create a music video for that song from an huge number of drawings … Read More
This is one of the best things I've read on the Intertubes in a while. Basically, it is an article on a parenting website called Parentdish. The author focuses on a Sesame Street skit in which Ricky Gervais appears at Elmo's bedside to sing him a lullaby. Read the article, watch the video, and then read the comments. Here.
Only remember a few lyrics, but can't think of the song's name? Go to Lyricrat, type them in, and LyricRat will tell you the song. Or twitter the lyrics to @LyricRat on Twitter, and it will respond with the song title. It does pretty well even if you don't know the lyrics. "Wrapped up like a douche, another rubber in the … Read More
It's rare that a blog is worth reading from start to finish, but this one is the exception. Less than two months old, the blog Stranger Than Eviction, tells the account of one man's recent struggle with his landlord. It's a quick read, and an amusing one. Start from the first post (at the end) and go forward.
A pretty cool new feature to Google Maps was added today. Go to Google Maps, click "More", and check "Webcams". Now Google Maps will be embedded with live webcams. UPDATE: Hmmm. A few bugs perhaps. For example, if you go to Google Maps and zoom in to the webcam just southeast of Louisville, Kentucky……
Learn about the "Koobface" virus that's hitting Facebook hard. More here.
Another website devoted to a time-honored relic of the past: High school notes. Because kids today don’t write notes to each other. They txt each other.