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Text Files Are Mysterious

Sigh… This is going to be a short post, because something just died inside of me and I need to go bang my head against the brick wall to relieve the pain. It’s also vaguely related to my post from … Continue reading

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I have my own domain squatters

The other day I got the following email. Curiously, Gmail did not flag it as spam which it probably should. Before you read it though, I strongly advise against actually going to the terminally-incoherent.cn website. It is seriously NSFW. And … Continue reading

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Free Public Wifi Epidemic

Here is a question for you. Have you noticed a strange, non functioning, un-encrypted ad-hoc wireless network occasionally popping up on your Wifi network list in your area? Yeah, I did too. When I first saw it at work, I … Continue reading

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Those pesky PDF files

At some point in the past we sent out an email to the staff saying that we can assist them with file conversion services. Very often they get large data files (agings, inventory, sales receipts) in various formats. Some are … Continue reading

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Blinking Dash Update And The Wisdom of Yahoo Answers

I did some more tinkering with my blinking dash issue and I found out the following things: FIXMBR + FIXBOOT did nothing. Fortunately it didn’t seem to hose my partition table so that’s good Booting from the WinXP SP2 CD … Continue reading

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I Fixed the Chanel Switching on my Comcast Cable Box

I used to be a happy subscriber to the good old analog cable from Comcast. I would simply plug my TV into the coax cable coming out of the wall and that would give me a bit under a hundred … Continue reading

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LOL Adsense

Apparently, based on my emails (all of which are in English) Google Adsense thinks I’m Chinese Japanese. I opened up an email notification sent from this very blog, and I saw the following ads on the side: I have absolutely … Continue reading

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Two Disturbing Sounds

Here are some disturbing sounds that will haunt your dreams, give you nightmares and generally creep you out. What you do with them is up to you. You can use these in constructive ways – for example, I know that … Continue reading

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The Bloop

Have you ever heard about The Bloop? It is a mysterious sound recorded somewhere around 50° S 100° W. It was captured by US hydrophone array which was formerly used to detect Soviet submarine movement during the cold war. No … Continue reading

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Fox News Produces Epic LULZ

This is about the funniest thing I have seen on the interwebs in a while: youtube link My reflections on the video: Fox News needs to LURK MOAR Even Fox obeys rules 1 and 2 Hackers on Steroids on my … Continue reading

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Oh noes! They be selling Johnny 5 on Ebay!

Oh my! Look at what I found: Apparently someone is selling a full size robot from Short Circuit movie. Now, I don’t think that this is the Johnny Five (despite misleading label) because that dude is a citizen now: img … Continue reading

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Windows within windows

I just found this amusing: click to enlarge Let me explain what is going on in this picture: Windows 2000 Profesional is running in VirtualBox under Kubuntu Inside the emulated windows I opened a Remote Desktop connection to Windows XP … Continue reading

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Vinni Puh – LOL!

I have to say that I actually like this Russian version of Winnie the Pooh better than the Disney one. Check it out for yourself. The Disney Pooh is a likable, gullible dofus. Vinni Puh on the other hand fucking … Continue reading

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WTF Video Clip of the Week

Alright… Anyone knows what the fuck is going on here? What is this movie? WTF is with the little blue smurf dudes with machine guns? Anyone can recognize the language they are speaking in, or were they just mumbling intelligibly … Continue reading

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I forgot my voicemail password…

Has this ever happened to you? I completely blanked out when trying to punch in the voicemail password on my cell phone. I just could not for the life of me remember the correct combination. No muscle memory, no nothing … Continue reading

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Worst Spam Evar!

I almost spit my morning coffee while reading this today. Defective Yeti delivers again: img © defective yeti I think the comment is priceless! Seriously, just stick with selling Viagra and penis enlargement pills – these will likely never go … Continue reading

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Hairless Monkey is Hairless

I found this one one of those random image sites some time ago, and I still can’t figure out what the fuck is it: author unknown I did some googling and I can’t find any info on any species of … Continue reading

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Aunt May vs. Galactus

Merciful God, what the fuck in hell is this??? found @ wikipedia I was looking up some stuff about Galactus and I found this image, which just leaves me speechless. I’m not sure if this is one of stupid Marvel … Continue reading

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Elvis fhtagn!

I just don’t know what to say to this: img © toyvault Apparently you can this and other cthulhu plushies from Toy Vault. The “themed” cthulhu dolls crack me up… [tags]cthulhu, elvis, toys, plushies, random, wtf[/tags]

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F Train Doesn’t Use Soap

I found this scribbled underneath the mirror in the bathroom in Richardson Hall at MSU: I don’t know about you, but if I ever meet this F Train dude, I’m definitely not shaking his hand. :? [tags]funny, humor, f train, … Continue reading

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Verizon: .002 Cents

Lately everyone complains about the call centers in India. Sadly the truth is that when you call a large company, the first line of support operators will be equally dumb no matter where the call center is located. Because of … Continue reading

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The H-Wing

I was browsing Flickr today and I noticed pictures of this odd looking car popping up in photo streams of various users: Apparently there is a website devoted to this car. It’s creator the H-Wing and designed it circa 00. … Continue reading

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Ballmer’s Office Sucks Balls

Steve Ballmer, the loud, sweaty, awkward Microsoft chair tossing machine has a totally lame office: Ballmer’s Desk found @ extralife Embedded image removed upon request of the author I would imagine that a Micro$oft executive would reside in something more… … Continue reading

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Please Send Clue to Boston!

Ok, let’s recap what happened yesterday. Bunch of Mooninite Light-Brights created a mass hysteria, and media outcry in Boston. The officials hunted down the innocent people involved in the viral marketing scheme, arrested them, and sent bunch of media hounds … Continue reading

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A Stern Warning

Oh Noez! I have committed a thought crime: Naturally, when I saw this sign I had this strange urge to park something (anything really) in that spot. Is that a parking violation or what? Jokes aside, doesn’t that seem a … Continue reading

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