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August 26, 2008

Helicopters circle overhead 8.26.8

DNC drinking game. Same as the State of the Union.
Cool pictures.
Addictive puzzle game with rolling water wheels.
Google Trends.
Lightning photos.

August 22, 2008

Baloons racing skyward 8.22.8

Control the orbit of planets.
Straight Dope.
Folding bikes.
Modern day Forrest Gump.
Things magazine.
The World.
Real Simple.
Could you finish better than the last place Olympian?

August 18, 2008

Crazy lightning 8.18.8

Not sure I want to be anywhere near this, but someone is stupid enough to record it.
Rock climbing guide. Pictures at my brother's site.
Upload a good head on shot for your flashback in time.
Growing up my grandparents wallpaper in the basement was always a cool place to check out. This included.
Some cool photo links.

Wiki Links:
Poetry anthologies.
Kings of Prussia.
Spider slayers.
National leaders.
More information than is necessary regarding an Outhouse.

August 15, 2008

30 8.15.8

A Happy Birthday! What a finish at the Olympics for Michael Phelps record 7th Gold medal swim. One more to break it. I still can't believe the times and how many break records, but those close, heart stopping touches to win. UNBELIEVABLE!

Crazy 9.92 second run, in the quarterfinals, that makes it look like a walk in the park. I remember when breaking 10 seconds for the 100m was thought to be really really fast. That was max effort but that is more like a training session now.

Boxing, Kayaking, Tennis, Basketball, Softball, Soccer, Track and Field, Swimming, Diving, Archery, Beach Volleyball, Indoor Volleyball, Gymnastics, Greco-Roman Wrestling, Rowing, Cycling, and that crazy weight lifting mistake that goes to show you the elbow bending inwards with 400lbs over your head is NEVER a good thing, are just some of the sports I've seen so far.


August 07, 2008

Favre to J-E-T-S 8.7.8

Trading Brett was the only way out of the "stalemate". Sure he wants to play, but not with the understanding that you will be the backup. Not sure what happens if/when Rodgers is injured. I wish he would have taken his time 6 months ago so we wouldn't have this day, especially coming off of the NFC title game in Green Bay.

Survival Guide.
Presentation tips.
Steve Carell.
Librarian.
Astronomy Link.

August 06, 2008

Mid 60's in August 8.6.8

Final advice.
Comic archives.
Rule changes for baseball and softball in the Olympics. Imagine if MLB adobted this for extra innings?
Brain tiring. I think I need a nap now.

Wiki Links:
I was a member.
Extinct languages.
England 7 Natural wonders.
Greek Islands.
Wilamowicean Alphabet.

August 05, 2008

Found a fifty 8.5.8

A nice way to start my day, getting off the escalator at Porter Square, was a $50 bill. So free coffee and donuts.

One way to look at eating M&M's.
Spirtual Exercises.
Tools of Change.

Wiki Links:
Unsolved Problems
Gemstones.
Bermuda.

All Time NFL team records.

FRANCHISE SINCE ALL-TIME RECORD
49ers 1946 488-393-15
Bears 1920 677-491-42
Bengals 1968 268-343-1
Bills 1960 341-375-8
Broncos 1960 378-336-10
Browns 1946 471-364-13
Buccaneers 1976 196-303-1
Cardinals 1920 464-667-39
Chargers 1960 354-359-11
Chiefs 1960 379-333-12
Colts 1953 415-384-7
Cowboys 1960 414-302-6
Dolphins 1966 369-267-4
Eagles 1933 479-524-25
Falcons 1966 256-378-6
Giants 1925 606-506-33
Jaguars 1995 113-95-0
Jets 1960 322-394-8
Lions 1930 488-553-32
Packers 1921 637-503-36
Panthers 1995 97-111-0
Patriots 1960 366-349-9
Raiders 1960 400-313-11
Rams 1937 501-454-20
Ravens 1996 96-95-1
Redskins 1932 529-486-27
Saints 1967 254-367-5
Seahawks 1976 246-254-0
Steelers 1933 508-484-20
Texans 2002 32-64-0
Titans 1960 350-368-6
Vikings 1961 385-316-9

August 04, 2008

Congratulations Paul and Jessie

New addition, Addison, to the family at a healthy 7lbs 7oz.