Oddimotive
Posted by FoolProof in it's the arts 1 year ago
A blog about unusual vehicles.
Path of Exile
Posted by FoolProof in fun & games 2 years ago
A Diablo-like dungeon crawler action RPG. Free to download and play. Very high quality! This is the game that's been eating up my time over the last year or so.
Russia has more heroin users than any other country in the world – up to two million, according to unofficial estimates. For most, their lot is a life of crime, stints in prison, probable contraction of HIV and hepatitis C, and an early death. As efforts to stem the flow of Afghan heroin into Russia bring some limited success, and the street price of the drug goes up, for those addicts who can't afford their next hit, an even more terrifying spectre has raised its head.
On the cheap, too. With video instructions.
The big business lobbyists who are behind the Internet Blacklist Bill are already making the sequel. THIS WEEK Senators will be voting on a "Ten Strikes" bill to make it a felony to stream copyrighted content -- like music in the background of a Youtube video -- more than ten times.
Our Lefty Military
Posted by FoolProof in government 6 years ago
As we search for paths out of America’s economic crisis, many suggest business as a paradigm for cutting costs. According to my back-of-the-envelope math, top C.E.O.’s earn as much as $1 a second around the clock, partly by cutting medical benefits for employees. So they must be paragons of efficiency, right?  
 
Actually, I’m not so sure. The business sector is dazzlingly productive, but it also periodically blows up our financial system. Yet if we seek another model, one that emphasizes universal health care and educational opportunity, one that seeks to curb income inequality, we don’t have to turn to Sweden. Rather, look to the United States military.
I told y'all to stay up off my lawn.
Cheesy Anti-Union Video All Target Employees Must Endure
Craiggers dot com
Posted by FoolProof in the wired 6 years ago
Speedy, easy to use interface for craigslist.  
 
[cc: shopping]  
 
Up/down arrows to flip through posts, left/right arrows to scan pics within a post.
Nice looking point and click adventure game.  
 
During the fall of 1928, Emma Fischer travels alone by train to New Hampshire to begin work for her uncle, Dr. Frank Mahler. Upon her arrival she finds that he is strangely absent, and is overcome by the nagging feeling that something is not right. You play the role of Emma as she explores the mysteries of Hill Crest Manor.
Solar Space Heater Made From Soda Cans & An Old Window.
I can stalk u dot com
Posted by FoolProof in the wired 7 years ago
How did you find me?  
 
Did you know that a lot of smart phones encode the location of where pictures are taken? Anyone who has a copy can access this information.
There goes the [rural] neighborhood.  
 
[cc: the biz]
Girl Talk - All Day
Posted by FoolProof in it's the arts 7 years ago
Free album. (pay as you wish)  
 
[free music]
8 things you can do about population