Saturday, May 30, 2009

Sex with Ducks

Riki "Garfunkel" Lindhome and Kate "Oates" Micucci sing a pro-gay marriage song in response to a Pat Robertson quote that legalizing gay marriage would lead to legalizing sex with ducks.

Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Adderall or Provigil?

A facinating article in The New Yorker called "Brain Gain" about the underground world of "neuroenhancing" drugs. LINK

A colleague said that supposedly "druggie" Hampshire College, our alma mater, has no issues with these performance enhancing drugs because the pressures are so different than at a "normal" school.

Another colleague said that Adderall is a "staple" among students at University of Massachusetts.

Another article on the topic: LINK.

Saturday, May 23, 2009

London mayor almost killed while riding a bicycle

The video shows the Mayor leading a group of cyclists. As a lorry passed them, its door snags a passing car and throws it into the lane. More at the Guardian: LINK

Tuesday, May 19, 2009

Jesse and Sean

I don't like Jesse's new hair, but you got to hand it to him, he doesn't back down in a beautiful way

Thursday, May 14, 2009

Defenders in tights

Not to be shameless plugger for Google . . . ok, I am. But anyway, this is a fun video.

Friday, May 01, 2009

Elon "Tesla" Musk on Letterman

So strange that some of the most serious interviews come on "comedy" shows (Letterman, Stewart).

Continuation of the video here: LINK