Friday Heh

Mister Cup [via Leah] Bipartisan Dorm Review: Carman – A detailed upsides/downsides review of the dorm I stayed in when I was a freshman in college, 15(or so) years ago. Among the accurately described downsides of our beloved Carman Hall, “Prison-like walls that do little to combat seasonal depression.” Change Is Beautiful – Heh from… Continue reading Friday Heh

The Allure Of Junk Mail From India

Email spam has me so fixated that when I recently received an odd piece of its tangible ancestor, junk mail, I momentarily forgot what to call it. Land spam? Oh, no, that’s right, we used to call that junk mail. This was a strange specimen indeed. What caught my eye was one of those oldschool… Continue reading The Allure Of Junk Mail From India

Feeding The Long Tail With Two Gadget Facts

This week I was researching car stereo head units and my new Fujitsu ScanSnap S510M scanner, and I uncovered two helpful facts that took a fair bit of legwork to track down. I’m sharing the two somewhat unrelated pieces of information here in case you find yourself on similar quests in the future. For Car… Continue reading Feeding The Long Tail With Two Gadget Facts

From Australia To Atlanta via UK, From URL To Physical Object

I found color palette community thanks to Cocolaco and one of the Pocketmakers tasks. After digging around in there, I found that you can order a set of pre-designed special Colour Lovers Moo cards with pleasing color combinations on the front of each. I ordered some, with no text at all printed on the… Continue reading From Australia To Atlanta via UK, From URL To Physical Object

Joining Edelman

Last time I changed the “feeling most like” photo on the Extraface “about” page, it went from McNulty to Colvin as I made the transition from my role at EarthLink to that of an independent consultant. Today, it’s time to change the photo again as I’m extremely excited to be joining Edelman‘s Atlanta office as… Continue reading Joining Edelman

Friday Heh

Vintage IBM Slides – Full set here. [via Nate Daiger] Van Halen Plays The Cheese Aisle – I wish more deli clerks published via cheese label. Batman Onamoatopoeia – An index of all the onamatopoeia used in Batman. [via RobotSkirts] Abbreviated Iron Man – Crap Movie Comics spares you all that time at the cineplex.… Continue reading Friday Heh