Archive for the 'Quickhit' Category

Coming Soon: The Bank Job

February 29th, 2008

The story of one of the greatest heists of all time.

I love a good heist movie, and this one looks like it has some fun conspiracy theory stuff added on over the top of it all.


Coming Soon: Superhero Movie

February 28th, 2008

The latest take-off from the makers of Scary Movie and The Naked Gun.

If you have any thought that it’s possible for these people to be funny, watch the trailer. It’s one of the most horrible things I have ever seen.


The most distracting table ever

February 28th, 2008

A table with built in marble runs.

Please buy me one of these, work. I promise I won’t be completely distracted by shiny marbles all day long.


Cultural differences

February 28th, 2008

How different cultures around the world count money.

Someone once demonstrated that differences in the way people rolled cigarettes were driven by tax policy. It’s probably the same here.


Innovation in teaching

February 28th, 2008

Using lies to engage students

I think this is a good idea. But maybe I’m lying…


Making Garfield funny again

February 28th, 2008

The comic Garfield with everyone but the character Jon deleted

It’s incredible, really. It totally transforms the comic, but it still works.