Endless Parade of Excellence

Sunday, April 30, 2006

Saturday, April 29, 2006
I actually remember this, but until now I had somehow mixed up the memory of it with that of Green Ghost.
What the hell do I know? I was afraid of the dark. And that eye kinda freaked me out.

Cupstacking: Sport, or art?
(the latter via Coudal Partners)

Mechanical Horse Club Of Great Britain. Found by googling a vehicle found here, which was via Plep.

Monday, April 24, 2006
In the spirit of the Tiger manual , and the Norden bombsight manual comes PS magazine Online, a preventative maintenance magazine in comic form from the US army. (PDF files.) Dumb humour, anthropomorphic weapons of mass destruction, and hot nerdy cartoon chicks. Who could ask for more? It's like a Howttoons for grownups who kill people.
(Thanks, Dan!)

Saturday, April 22, 2006
"I hope this is useful to you. I am a good general pathologist with an interest in forensics. My primary focus is pathology education, and I am also a hobby computer programmer."
Dr. Ed's Time of Death Applet.

Sunday, April 16, 2006
It's true. You just can't have any fun any more. Despite being an expert in hazardous pastimes, i'd never heard of of Turbonique before. Holy crap.
(via Positive Ape Index)

Saturday, April 15, 2006
They're not kidding when they say "This is not your average rotary mulcher." It's like a weed whacker. For whole trees. Show this movie to a hippy and watch them cry.
(via Things Magazine)

Friday, April 14, 2006
Bamboo Bicycle. I think pretty much anything can be made out of bamboo. Even towels.
I have some, and they're insanely soft.

X-ray movie of a cardinal singing. (Quicktime)
(Thanks, Sally!

Bletchley Park has a gift shop.
Jams, jellies, chocolates, enigma machines. Nice.
(Thanks Dan!)

Sunday, April 09, 2006

Sunday, April 02, 2006
Gallows Bird Feeder. Pretend those starlings are vultures.
(via MAKE: Blog)