Packing tape that is easy to open. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Bike racks that don’t take up sidewalk space. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Caution signs that are funny. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Traffic lights with countdown indicators. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Wall outlets with USB chargers. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ It should also come with a built-in night light. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ And the ultimate outlet would also have extension cords built into the wall. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Small tiles you can attach to your keys, wallet, computer, or pretty much anything. If you lose anything, you can then look up their location on your smartphone. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ . .
Here’s an interesting dilemma. A woman who weighed in excess of 400 pounds was denied seats on several airlines, and eventually died due to medical conditions. The late woman’s husband may file suit. Here is more… According to the Wall Street Journal, 57-year-old Janos Soltesz filed a $10 million wrongful death suit against Delta, KLM Royal Dutch and Lufthansa airlines after his wife Vilma died in Oct. 2012. The suit says the companies sent his wife on a “debilitating goose chase” that resulted in her premature death. The terms of the suit indicated the widower settled for […]
If you’ve been following some of the nonsense going out out there, you know that there is now a movement to de-legitimize healthy living. Some call it “fat justice.” Of course, it’s component “oppressor” is called “thin privilege.”I covered this for a while prior to my “semi-retirement.” Is “Fat Justice” to blame for increases in Diabetes? Fat Liberation vs. Rape Culture: Opposite Sides of the Same Jelly Donut Since we Covered ‘Thin Privilege,’ We’ll Add ‘Fat Justice’ to the Plate Are You Aware of Your ‘Thin Privilege?’ The basic premise of the entire “Fat Justice/Thin Privilege” delusion appears to be […]
Note: To avoid confusion, please understand that a sprint car racing is not part of the NASCAR Sprint Cup, it is a completely different type of racing. NASCAR driver Tony Stewart is reportedly under investigation for his role in the death of another driver in a sprint race. Tony Stewart, one of the most popular and successful drivers in NASCAR, fatally struck a fellow driver late Saturday at a dirt track race in upstate New York the night before he was due to race in a NASCAR Sprint Cup event. Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero told reporters early Sunday that […]
If you build it, they will come. That is, if they have about $2,000,000! It seems that the Titan company, as the name might imply, likes to make stuff that’s really, really big. Their latest and biggest TV is appropriately titled Zeus. Here is more, from The Wire… This massive television is available for custom order and thus far Titan Screens has received one order. The person who shelled out almost $2 million for the mega-screen has requested anonymity (otherwise a lot of people would want to come over to watch Game of Thrones.) Titan is known for their giant screens. […]
I’m thinking that hairballs and scratched up furniture are the least of their worries… A BRAZILIAN family have taken the trend for exotic pets to new extremes. Not content with the standard pooch or moggy, the Borges brood have been sharing their home with a pack of SEVEN tigers. Aryas Borges, began his love affair with tigers when he found two of the big cats living in a bad state at a circus — and decided to bring them home. His daughters Nayara, 20, Uyara, 23, and Deusanira, 24, grew up sharing their meals, beds and playtime with the […]