RTNW

July 7, 2009

RTNW

Read This Not Work

Copenhagen’s airport is the most efficient in Europe.

Pirate Bay gets bought out, owners get rich while in jail.

Kid gives up his iPod for a walkman for a week

“Another notable feature that the iPod has and the Walkman doesn’t is “shuffle”, where the player selects random tracks to play. Its a function that, on the face of it, the Walkman lacks. But I managed to create an impromptu shuffle feature simply by holding down “rewind” and releasing it randomly – effective, if a little laboured.”

Check out the Man wall, I like the built in cigar humidors. (Rep pts-  Rooths)

Guy sells everything on Craigslist, “F my job”

“So, I’m ‘thinking outside the box’ and selling everything I own (almost), quitting my high paying yet soul destroying job, cashing out my (meager) investments and traveling the world now, while I’m still young enough to enjoy it…before I bludgeon myself to death with an unresponsive laptop.”

This clock catches flies and uses them to power a fuel cell.

China is a lot greener than you think. (NYT)

“While the House of Representatives approved a requirement last week that American utilities generate more of their power from renewable sources of energy, and the Senate will consider similar proposals over the summer, China imposed such a requirement almost two years ago.”

In Kenya, people still get lynched by mobs. (Economist)

Video: For those who can’t get enough of Megan Fox, here’s an interview. She = ridiculous hottie.

Bees vs. Hornets: bees attack hornets by forming a “bee ball” suffocating the hornet with heat and carbon dioxide. 

Video: Learn how to fold a dress shirt properly. (Lifehcker)

Interesting piece on Goldman Sachs and how they were behind every bubble in US history.

Ever wonder why restaurants have those hanging bags of water? (I remember Rudy’s has this)

Ranking of the world’s 50 safest banks. (US banks don’t make the top 20)

I like this clock:

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2 Responses to “RTNW”

  1. mark Says:

    have you seen megan fox’s thumb? not hot

  2. wawa Says:

    i don’t like the clock. especially the 5 o’clock!


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