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Household wind turbines and Sin City 2

In my Internet surfing tonight I came across a Texas-based company called Mag-Wind that has invented a vertical axis wind turbine intended to generate enough power to power a single household, thus creating green energy and eliminating the need for people to rely on supplied electricity. Although I think the principle of this is a ...

Newfoundland Yoga 2

Pop quiz. 1. What’s the difference between Yoga from India and Yoga from Newfoundland? See below. 2. What would you look like if you almost became President of the USA and wear way too much makeup? See below.

Dream or reality? Or both? 1

I had a dream last night; and although this may be common for other people, it was the first time I’ve had such a dream. I dreamt I had to go pee very badly and after going to the bathroom, I still really had to go pee. It was almost like the Adam Sandler never-ending ...

Application for a night out with the boys

Just in case you haven’t seen this one yet. (pdf) – APPLICATION FOR A NIGHT OUT WITH THE BOYS It’s even in a nice printable PDF format, so make sure to use it next time.

Movie trailer voice over guy

Today’s entry comes from a co-worker who I call “office Bob”. I have often wondered about who the voice is behind all movie trailers and previews, and today I was enlightened when “Office Bob” sent out an email with some information on the voice behind the movies. Here is Bob’s email: I’m not sure how ...

Shock-factor

Two of my buddies who both left around September last year have returned to Ontario for the first time since leaving. Mark moved to Shanghai and Tim moved to Vancouver. I spent some time over the last week hanging out with them and catching up. One thing that Tim always gets a kick out of ...

TV ‘Guy’ and Pentagon video

Did you hear about this guy who went in to the BBC for an interview for a “Data Support Cleanser” position and ended up doing a live TV interview about the Apple vs. Apple court case that he knew nothing about? Pretty funny stuff. Click here for the full story. Also, today the Department of ...

Eating Stickers

After you’re done eating an apple, have you ever questioned whether or not you removed the sticker before eating it? If you didn’t remove the sticker, would you have tasted it? Or would it taste like it was part of the apple? If you swallowed it would it make you sick? Is there a doctor ...

Black magic and more 3

When I was a kid, I used to love doing magic tricks. I knew a few card tricks, and I even had my own Houdini kits. A couple weeks ago I went to my cousin Geoff’s place to hang out, and there were a few guys from his band there. When I got there they ...

Deep thoughts by Jack Handy

These are classics. I picked my favourite 11. 1. To me, it’s a good idea to always carry two sacks of something when you walk around. That way, if anybody says, “Hey, can you give me a hand?” You can say, “Sorry, got these sacks.” 2. Before criticizing someone, walk a mile in their shoes. ...