November, 2007

  1. PSA: Evel Knievel, Dead at 69

    Evel Knievel, the hard-living motorcycle daredevil whose jumps over Greyhound buses, live sharks and Idaho’s Snake River Canyon made him an international icon in the 1970s, died Friday. He was 69.

    via Fark with the headline: "Evel Knievel has d…

  2. Sick and Finals

    I’m come down with a rather nasty cold (or something, crossing my fingers for cold though). It’s been really bad today and yesterday, so I’m hoping that I’m reaching the peak of this thing and will be back in full force for next week.

    Next week…

  3. Other Properties of Prussian Blue

    As told by Wikipedia:

    It is electrochromic-changing from blue to colorless upon reduction. This change is caused by reduction of the Fe(III) to Fe(II) eliminating the intervalence charge transfer that causes PB’s blue color.
    It undergoes sp…

  4. Combination Lock

    I have a long standing desire post my school work online. There are a couple reasons for this:

    I usually work too long and too hard to just turn it in to teacher
    I believe that by posting my work, I will help others

    There is always the …

  5. Dad’s in Town

    Dad called me today to let me know that I should print my boarding pass online when I fly back for Thanksgiving.

    Then he wanted to know if I wanted to grab some food tomorrow. He’s in town!

    Brian flies back tomorrow, Dad flies back Sunday, a…

  6. This Is The Story of a Girl

    This is pretty sick and twisted. The end will surprise you.

    Here’s the recap:

    Megan Meier, who had trouble controlling her weight and was self-conscious about it, was thrilled when a 16-year-old hottie calling himself Josh Evans approached h…

  7. The Nerd Handbook

    I’m a nerd. You should all know that by now and if you don’t, well, now you do. I happened to stumble across The Nerd Handbook. It’s a short blog post, just over 2500 words. It seems to be targeted at nerd’s significant other, however, I think the…