Monthly Archives: August 2008

Hannah Montana Gummi Guitars: Even More Wrong Than Gummi Lighthouses!

These are even more wrong than gummi lighthouses… Update: Even more Hannah Montana gummi wrongness here.

Your Last Chance to Get Tiny Tom Donuts

This is the final weekend of the Canadian National Exhibition here in Accordion City, which means that it’s the last chance for most locals to get the wonderfully deep-fried, sugar coated, bad-for-you but oh-so-tasty Tiny Tom Donuts. I’ve loved these ever since I started going to the CNE as a kid, not just for the […]

Obama $3 Bill, Meet the McCain “Keating Five” Dollar Bill

You’ve probably heard reports of the “Obama $3 bills” being passed around by Republican supporters in which Barack Obama is wearing an Arab headdress. It’s meant to insinuate that he’s a Muslim, secret or otherwise, and apparently they’re all plotting to bring about the destruction of America. (I remember there being some kind of commandment […]

File for Future Reference

If you ever meet someone who’s not sure of the difference, you can always use this picture as a visual aid:

The “Things to Say During Sex” Chart

Click the chart to see a larger version.Chart courtesy of Miss Fipi Lele.

Meanwhile, on Global Nerdy: Looking at Internet Explorer 8’s “InPrivate Browsing” Feature (a.k.a. “Porn Mode”)

Last night, I attended a presentation where the latest beta version of the upcoming Microsoft browser, Internet Explorer 8, was shown to us. At the end of the dinner, we attendees were presented with USB keys containing installers for the browser so we could take it for a spin: Over at Global Nerdy, I review […]

Toronto’s Scramble Crossing Debuts Tomorrow!

If you’re ever in Tokyo, you need to observe the scramble crossing in Shibuya. It’s pretty fascinating. Tomorrow at 11 a.m., the intersection at Yonge and Dundas streets will become a scramble crossing (or as some of you urban and traffic engineer types might call it, a Barnes Dance or “exclusive pedestrian phase”). That means […]