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Monthly Archive: February 2009

Feb 23 2009

How to cheat at Youtube

If there’s one thing I hate in this world, it’s a cheater. No, I’m not talking about using a cheat code so you can blow through the last stage of Doom 3 to beat the end boss and see the ending sequence after a long weekend of slagging your way through demons the old fashioned …

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Feb 13 2009

Happy 1234567890!

Check this out, Unix / Linux / Mac users. You know how Unix time is measured as the number of seconds since January 1, 1970, Coordinated Universal Time? Throw this in a terminal to see what Unix time 1234567890 equates to… it’s today. For you Windows users, ignore this post. It’s not only too geeky …

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Feb 12 2009

Happy Darwin Day!

The finches are nailed to the mantle, the Tree of Life is set up in our living room, and the halls are decked with toy tortoises in preparation for the grand day of feasting, debauchery and licentiousness!  Look on every street corner, and you’ll see a young lad or lass singing praises to Our Exalted …

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Feb 09 2009

Carbon = sweet

Carbon is awesome. No, seriously.  We’re made of it, all our relatives (e.g. every other living thing on the planet) is made of it, it can take all sorts of crazy forms, and it can be used to do all sorts of crazy things.  I mean all sorts of crazy things, well into the realm …

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