Friday Link Drop

02010-10-23 | Uncategorized | 5 comments

Reusable Spray Bottle Could Disrupt Home Cleaning Market

The Art of DE — a film by A. SAUVAGE (Vimeo)

Portugal Plans the First “City with a Brain”

List of Natural Phenomena

Crash Gif

The vehicles from Zero History (Photo Gallery)

Sewing a pair of jeans (YouTube) and Roy Denim website and Loom Chatter on Roy Denim jeans

There Are 5,000 Janitors in the U.S. with PhDs
…and 18,000 parking lot attendants with college degrees.

I don’t think that is so ominous. It just means that many kids, or their parents, feel they have to go to college, when their talents might be better served in a different way. An electrician, plumber or baker makes more money than a parking lot attendant. And with the money saved by not going to college, one can almost buy a small bakery…

Pythagoras Switch (Video, Japan)
(Via Spoon & Tamago)

2012 Time for Change – Theatrical Trailer (YouTube)
Time for Change website

Angry Beamers – not surprising.

Facebook Blocker
(Via Swiss-Miss)

Bowler hats are cooler than baseball caps.

Here is a quote to start your day:

I once had a rose named after me and I was very flattered. But I was not pleased to read the description in the catalogue: no good in a bed, but fine up against a wall.
– Eleanor Roosevelt


  1. Matt Callahan

    I’ll get a bowler hat if you get yourself a deerstalker. No pipe required.

  2. Ottmar

    I don’t think so, Matt. Bowler much cooler than Deerstalker – had to look that one up, by the way. Maybe hats will make a comeback. Possibly a better way to express individuality than tattoo. And easier to change.

  3. marijose

    I just saw a movie about parking lot attendants with, yes, college degrees near the University of Virginia titled The Parking Lot Movie: . It’s pretty amusing.

  4. Brenda

    Oh yes, I just returned from Colonial Williamsburg and I really liked all hats!


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