Category Archives: Silliness

Top 10: Best Literal Music Videos

You many have seen the Bonnie Tyler, Total Eclipse of the Heart literal music video make the rounds several months ago but did you know there are more…many more…literal music videos out there? For your entertainment, I’ve compiled the top ten best. They are… 1. Men Without Hats – Safety Dance (Literal Version) 2. Bonnie […]

Your Opinion: Short or Long Hair? (Vote!)

So I’m trying to decide if I should go back to short hair or not. Figured I would create a poll. What do you think? Vote! The fate of my hair is in your hands. Thanks for your opinion.

“Prop 8 – The Musical” starring Jack Black, more…

A viral video spreading across the social networks, Prop 8 – The Musical was created by award-winning composer Marc Shaiman (Hairspray) and stars Jack Black, John C. Reilly, and more. Shaiman’s video lampoons California’s controversial Proposition 8. (Credit goes to Max Kiesler on Twitter for the initial discovery.)

Doggie Voicemail Saga Continues (audio)

Yet another wrong number. This on my voicemail today… Bottom line: Too much kibble, not enough wet. We’re going to get this wet/dry dog food thing sorted out! For the rest of the saga see: Aug. 30 – Another Dog-Related Voicemail (audio) Jun. 26 – Smokey’s Dental Appointment (audio)

Beat Box Cooking Lesson

B-b-b-brilliant.

Devo on Saturday Night Live (1978)

Scott Beale posted this on Laughing Squid back in September and it’s been stuck in my head ever since — Devo covers “Satisfaction” by the Rolling Stones on Saturday Night Live (1978). Full credit to Scott for the find. 😉

Wish Upon a Star?

Col. Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency speaks at the Ontario Science Centre about some of the very human aspects of space travel. Something to consider the next time you wish upon a star.

How To Cook Your Life

In 1283, Zen master Dogen, founder of the Soto Zen School in Japan, wrote a cookbook in which he encouraged readers to cultivate mindfulness through simple kitchen chores like washing rice and kneading dough. How to Cook Your Life is a documentary film filmed at the Scheibbs Buddhist center in Austria and the San Francisco […]

IT in the Real World (humor)

A must-see image if you do any kind of project based work. Click to enlarge. Image from LinuxKungFu.org. [tags]IT,project,programming,humor,mcnitt[/tags]

Jobby Roger

In honor of International Talk Like a Pirate Day, I ordered a Jobby Roger for my MacBook Pro. (Below: as seen on Cali Lewis’ mac on GeekBrief.TV.) For history of the “Jobby Roger”, see Folklore.org. “‘Tis better to be a pirate than join the navy.” Arrrrrg! UPDATE (9.25.07): My Jobby Roger arrived today with a […]