November 18, 2014

quote of the moment

"Please make sure your home and family are prepared for a period of disruption, just as you would in the event of a storm."

-- berkeley, MO public notice

November 12, 2014

trivia of the moment

humans have now placed an object on nine celestial bodies: the moon, venus, mars, jupiter, saturn's moon titan, asteroid eros, asteroid itokawa, comet tempel 1 and comet churyumov–gerasimenko.
(the furthest human object, voyager 1, is 12,000,000,000 miles away.)

November 06, 2014

quote of the moment

booze - boobs- bacon

-- ad copy, 2014 las vegas burlesque festival

November 05, 2014

quote of the moment

"And isn’t that really the key to everything? What we’re all trying to pull off? You find the thing that compels you to the point that the compulsion is indistinguishable from madness, and then you find a place for that thing inside what’s hopefully a larger and more complex life, and the one feeds the other. Ideally, anyway."

-- alex pappademas

October 28, 2014

quote of the moment

No nudity or weapons.

-- costume regulations for hallowe'en at paris casino, LV.

October 21, 2014

quote of the moment

"We will lose our compassion for people if all we think about is making sure everyone gets what they deserve."

-- gene hull

quote of the moment

"Fifty per cent of the world wants to be fooled."

-- harry houdini

October 11, 2014

headline of the moment

"ROBOT TROUSER SNAKE stiffens to MOUNT slippery mounds"*

the register

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