Monthly Archives: August 2008

Taking your arms for granted

Ambitious, and perhaps a bit stupid. I am just an IT guy after all. Onehundredpushups has left me damn sore and rather nauseous the day after starting. I need some TLC. Ladies?

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Heading back in time with YearbookYourself.com [Extreme Makeover Dept]

Heading back in time with YearbookYourself.com [Extreme Makeover Dept]

Feeling a touch nostalgic? Want to get back to the days when you had a full head of hair and could boogie all night long? Look no further than YearbookYourself.com Choose the era from the 50’s to the 90’s and create that special souvenir photo you never took back then.

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Zim Economic Crisis Resolved [More Fun & Games]

Zim Economic Crisis Resolved [More Fun & Games]

Zimbabwe Reserve Bank governor Gideon Gono should quit worrying about his country’s cash shortages – there’s a simple solution: All he has to do is switch the official currency to Monopoly money, because Hasbro lets you print out your own Monopoly money. They have PDFs for 1,5,10,20,50,100, and 500 dollar bills on their site. Print, cutout, buy, no bank required. After all, the Zanu PF knows all about a monopoly. [via: kottke.org]

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Acer e-(non)Performance Management

Acer e-(non)Performance Management

Image via Wikipedia I hate the stupid bits of junk software that get bundled with a newly purchased machine. “Here’s your windows sir, and it comes with Acer blah bla, Acer blah, DVD-blah, and an ancient version of Adobe Acrobat.” Little did I know how damaging this software could be. Two months ago my Acer 8204WLMi laptop was refusing to boot. Or, to be accurate, it would boot, and reboot and reboot and reboot and …

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