|Deadspin ranks each state's signature food. The list is topped by Chicago deep-dish pizza. Texas BBQ brisket comes in at #20. ("It is very large. The end.") Ranked last at #52 (beat by D.C. at #36 and Being Hit by a Car at #51) is Cincinnati Chili. While I believe this ranking is totally undeserved their write-up is quite funny. ("a way to make the rest of us feel grateful that our shit-eating is mostly figurative.")|
Want to visualize in real-time denial of service attacks? See Digital Attack Map.
|Jean-Michel Basquiat, Monticello, 1986 is expected to fetch $1.2 million at auction.|
Want to drink your beer and eat it too? How about a beer grain granola bar.
Why should coffee brewers have all the fun? Brew your beer at the touch of a button with this tabletop brewery.
|As a numismatist I can't condone these interlocking coin sculptures. But yet...|
|B-2 and a GBU-57|
Just yesterday I was extolling the virtues of The Godfather to someone who claimed to be unable to stay awake through the entire film. So it was nice to browse through this list of things you may not know about The Godfather.
|As a music lover I can't condone these Dremel-cut LPs. But yet...|
Cold War propaganda posters. (Do colleges have to hire red professors?)
A simple but very pleasant video demonstration of hand lettering with a paintbrush.
|If states' boundaries were redrawn so they got water from a single source.|
- #6 paper
- #12 sanitation
- #25 alphabetization
- #37 cement
- #47 the nail
- Plymouth Rock
- Wonder Woman
|The things for which each country leads the world. Way to go UK!|
Lately I've been putting all my aviation pr0n on Pinterest (here) but this bit of news was too delicious to omit. Lockheed Martin's Skunk Works revealed to Aviation Week their work on a Mach 6 successor to the SR-71, the so-called SR-72.
Want to know a brand by its color? (Yahoo! purple is #720e9e.)
Ze Frank gives us more true facts about the frog and cuttlefish.
Star Trek freaks, Scroll Down To Riker.
|You can have fun for hours playing with Text Particles.|