Me: Back in 94, even the porn was done in ASCII art. They even made the pictures by using the first letter of the name of the body part they were drawing so there was no confusion. You know, like BBBBBBBBBNNN
Michael: What letter did they use for, you know, down there on a girl.
Me: Why, “P”, of course.
Michael: Why not “V”?
Me: Because it was porn. If they used “V” they would have to call it art!
Official Google Reader Blog: "We found it!"
Finally! Google Reader gets search… Mystified why it took so long but am so happy to have it.
Kiva: Help working poor entrepreneurs in the developing world
“ Itâs a site that lets you make microloans to working poor entrepreneurs in the developing world… Amazingly, 99.7% of loans are repaid.” Brilliant idea, well executed. (via Signal vs. Noise)
The Mix Tape of the Gods – New York Times
Beautiful op-ed about the phonograph record attached to the Voyager spacecraft (via Coudal Partners)
Just a little bit of self promotion…
Bethany and I appear in the latest issue of Metro Magazine, a monthly Twin Cities publication. A link to the article is here:
48 Hours: The Ultimate Twin Cities Tour
Short Letterpress Documentary (via creativetechs) – This is a truly beautiful little piece of short documentary. If you are a fan of paper and printing, this will make your day.
Here are some things I will be selling if Apple releases an new iPod on September 5th and it is basically like the iPhone, without the phone…
- Nokia N800 Internet Tablet
- 5th Generation 80 Gig iPod
- My left nut.
- My soul
Anyone interested in any of the above should contact me directly to discuss terms.