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Friday, January 14, 2005

Street Style - :: Main Index Everything from the streets I learned from this website.

John Hargrove's Credit Card Prank

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Thursday, January 13, 2005

hilarious essays

The McKinsey Quarterly: Finance 2.0: An interview with Microsoft's CFO

Harry the Nazi LOL

Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Human looking fish

SecurityFocus HOME News: Hacker penetrates T-Mobile systems: "A sophisticated computer hacker had access to servers at wireless giant T-Mobile for at least a year, which he used to monitor U.S. Secret Service e-mail, obtain customers' passwords and Social Security numbers, and download candid photos taken by Sidekick users, including Hollywood celebrities, SecurityFocus has learned. "

What Makes a Design Seem 'Intuitive'?

Tuesday, January 11, 2005 - Winners of the "I Look Like My Dog" Contest

Yahoo! News - World Photos - AP holy shit.

Blink and The Wisdom of Crowds - The biases and delusions of experts. By Malcolm Gladwell and James Surowiecki HAHA. This is too good. My copy of Blink will be delivered very soon... we'll see if it's any good.

Getting the Girl from 1UP.COM Stereotypes from videogames

Monday, January 10, 2005

monkey methods research group

Technorati: Developers Contest Winners Hey check out the technorati contest winners :) Notice that people are interested in keeping our government more accountable to the people. A good thing for everyone, and now you can all get your info from these and the blogosphere, instead of being forced to rely on traditional media, which is obviously--depending on who you ask--full of liberal bias/full of conservativism/owned by so few corporations that media is no longer free/etc.

The Official Michael Moore Homepage: REAL ULTIMATE POWER a play on the original, somewhat better ninja version

Google riches outed on the Web | CNET

Sunday, January 09, 2005

Frederick's of Hollywood - Pirate Costume ARRRRRRRR.