17 January 2024
[numbers] From 1 to 1,000,000 … Discussing numbers and visualising them. ‘If 1,000 is a little overrated, 10,000 is underrated. No one talks about 10,000, but unlike the square rootless 1,000, 10,000 a perfect square of 100 100s, and 1% of a million.’
26 December 2023
[mac] After Dark Screensavers in CSS … Run the classic Macintosh screensaver Flying Toasters within your browser.
22 December 2023
[fun] Brickception … If you’re lucky, it’s the last working Friday of the year so why spend some of it playing this crazy version of Breakout.
28 September 2023
[food] RamenHaus … I don’t know who needs this today but here’s some rotating ramen.
30 June 2023
[lego] The Surprising Magic of the Macaroni LEGO Brick [Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3] … Who knew you could do so much with the macaroni LEGO brick?

25 April 2023
[twitter] Small worlds on Twitter: “In 2023, I’m creating an illustrated tiny sci-fi story every day.”

Tiny Sci-fi Stories

19 May 2021
[games] Kick the Ball Back 👞⚽️ … Great time wasting web game.
29 October 2020
[halloween] Pentagram Lacing … Lace Your Shoes in a Pentagram – Handy for Halloween…

7 May 2020
[fun] This Website Will Self-destruct … A website that will delete itself unless you send it a message. ‘I’m a website. I’ll be gone soon, and that’s okay.’
27 March 2018
[fun] Play Speak and Spell Online … the education toy emulated at the Internet Archive with many other handheld game consoles.
10 October 2016
[logos] Retrowave Logo Generator


11 October 2014
[gif] Skipping Pylons … one more nicely done animated GIF. (more…)
10 May 2014
[moore] 2048: The Alan Moore Edition … a special version of the 2048 game for fans of Alan Moore.
10 May 2013
[movies] It’s Back To The Future Day! … nicely done Back to the Future Day hoax generator … ‘We don’t have hoverboards or flying cars powered by rubbish, but we cannot give up hope for…the Future.’

Back To The Future Generator

6 May 2013
[windows] Solitaire.exe … a real life pack Windows Solitaire playing cards … ‘Solitaire.exe is a physical pixel-for-pixel recreation of the popular computer card game included in the Windows 98 operating system.’
7 January 2013
[funny] The Best Creative Drawings on Fingers

Finger Suicide

29 February 2012
[web] Interactive ASCII fluid dynamics animation … move your mouse within the white space to begin the demo. [via Waxy]
3 September 2010
[parkour] Professor Longhair, Big Chief … Amazing Daredevil-esque Parkour on Youtube … [click for video]
18 May 2010
[fun] Worth A Look: Batman’s Forgotten His SafewordSpoiler AlertMarge Simpson is Europe in disguise
14 May 2010
[fun] Numbers Station Bingo … Have you been activated? Find out with bingo and Numbers Stations.
4 February 2010
[meme] I’ll probably regret this: Ask Me A Question‘no, I’ve never kept a secret blog…’
29 December 2009
[blogs] The Annotated Weekender … a blog of doodles all over the Weekend Guardian / Observer Magazines. [via]
[meme] What Are The First Three Words You See On This Grid? … Bail, Kick, Past.
[golook] Go Look: A Gary Busey Family PhotoWonderfully Done Recursive PhotoHow The Internet Works.
23 November 2009
[goog] Mystery Google … the results are what the person before you searched for. I got MLIA.
14 November 2009
[fun] Go play: Drench … a fun, simple flash game.
5 October 2009
Go Watch: Everything You Need To Watch On Youtube In Four Minutes (more…)
3 September 2009
[calm] The Keep Calm and Carry On Design Variations Flickr Pool(more: Keep Calm Posters / Motivational Posters)

Keep Calm And Put The Kettle On

26 August 2009
[timeline] Time Travel TimelineInformation is Beautiful provides a visual timeline of time travel movies showing where paradoxes might occur.
17 August 2009
[cards] Marshall McLuhan Designed Playing Cards … known as the Distant Early Warning Card Set … [via MetaFilter]

The Law Of Averages Will Clobber You Every Time...

22 April 2009
[zombies] Spelling With Zombies … [via GussetBLOG]

LMG in Zombie Font

9 March 2009
[fun] Massive Timewaster: Definitive List of The 99 Things You Should Have Already Experienced On The Internet Unless You’re a Loser or Old or Something.
9 February 2009
[fun] London Bus Slogan Generator … Freedom Is Surrender To Darkseid:

7 January 2009
[lego] Worth a look: Super Lego Sushi … [via GussetBLOG]
11 December 2008
Go Watch: Dominoes Made of Dominoes‘And those dominoes are made of atoms…’ [via Sore Eyes]
12 October 2008
[funny] I guess this has happened to us all at least once: You Fell Asleep Watching A DVD. [via Waxy]
3 October 2008
[fun] The Sound Effect Generator … fun webpage from the Surrealist … [via Neilalien]

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4 April 2008
[fun] How to Win at Monopoly® – a Surefire Strategy‘Always buy Railroads; never buy Utilities (at full price).’ [via Robot Wisdom]
28 March 2008
[funny] YouTube – 24: The Unaired 1994 Pilot … see Young Jack Bauer fight international terrorism with 1994’s technology … ‘Lycos is dry… trying Encarta now.’
25 March 2008
[fun] HEMA – Online Store … Watch and wait for a couple of seconds as this great flash animation turns an online store into a Rube Goldberg device.
28 December 2007
[conspiracies] The Random Conspiracy Theory‘O. J. Simpson is looking for proof that one of several children within seven miles of Cincinnati has caused the resignation of Godzilla.’
19 November 2007
[games] The is what the internet was invented for: Multiplayer Asteroids. Go Play.
5 November 2007
[fun] Online Simon Game – fun childhood memory challenge game online. [via]
25 October 2007
[games] Update on the Cover of the 1970’s game Mastermind — includes a recent picture of the couple on the packaging of the game 30 years after the original … ‘Clearly, those two are plotting world domination, and are taking a break from their evil schemes to play a little mind game with you. They will win. It is a foregone conclusion. But you’re happy to be their little plaything, because they are so urbane and suave, and maybe if you play along with them they’ll be nice to you after they take over the world, and MY GOD THEIR TABLE IS SO SHINY.’ [via Blackbeltjones]
22 September 2007
[comics] The Game of Extraordinary Gentlemen — fun stuff from Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neill. ‘Oh, Dear God, Bot-fly Larvae!’
2 August 2007
[fun] The 50 must-watch Web Video Clips — compiled by the Daily Telegraph of all places.
25 July 2007
[crime] Crime Scenes with Shapes — pretend you’re Gil Grissom with Microsoft Visio. ‘…many new shapes for creating Visio drawings to depict crime, accident, or incident scenes for courtroom presentations.’
22 June 2007
[wikipedia] Wikington Crescent … How to Play: ‘To start a game of Wikington Crescent, first click on the Random article link. From the article given, you then click on one of the article links to the next article. The object of the game is to reach the article on Mornington Crescent tube station, whilst clicking on as few articles as possible. The fewer the links used, the better the game. An example is that the article for Matterhorn can lead you to Mornington Crescent tube station within four links.’ [via plep]
14 May 2007
[balls] YouTube: Billy’s Balls 2 — Go Watch… a fun video from Youtube of a guy bouncing ping-pong balls into cups. (more…)
3 February 2007
[movies] When Harry met Sally Recut — the romance film with Billy Crystal and Meg Ryan as a thriller … ‘Don’t Fuck with Mister Zero.’ [via Metafilter]