And I'm back from Switzerland!
Today's best new thing is an old thing, TWENTY-FIVE YEARS-OLD, to be exact: Ferris Bueller's Day Off turns 25! How in the heck did that happen? In any case, the only thing that's dated is the hair and clothes, which add to the humor. What a great daydream!
Finally, someone perfectly sums up my thinking on ripped jeans: http://www.ashersarlin.com/archives/2004/11/ripped_jeans.php. Other funny stuff there, too.
Excellent talk (about one hour) about Getting over embarrassment in order to get things done: http://blog.protoshare.com/2011/04/getting-over-embarrassment-and-getting-done/.
Listen to some fun music from the Diablo Swing Orchestra: http://www.diabloswing.com/
Very cool little film about capturing a swarm of bees, by Klaas Freitag (dragotin): http://lizards.opensuse.org/2011/06/06/bee-keeping-catch-a-swarm/
Gorgeous aurora photos/films: http://vimeo.com/21294655.
Fun beer commercial: http://thedailywh.at/2011/06/07/kickass-commercial-of-the-day-2/.
Authors@Google: Tina Fey: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M8Mkufm3ncc (almost an hour).
Basic travel info on Switzerland, from which I've just returned: http://wikitravel.org/en/Switzerland.
Cool youtube: Time Lapse Sky Shows Earth Rotating Instead of Stars: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f1O66XsbrOA&feature=player_embedded.
Check out the Vibram Five Fingers in action: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eM3L02zR84M. I want some!
Cool song, Norwegian? maybe. Balstyrko - Jagten Paa Noget: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0UiYiYQTlTE&feature=related.
One of the strangest covers of Seven Nation Army I've seen, by Veto & Lucy Love: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Eyrc4Jxy6Kw&feature=related.
Silly but fun. I remember playing this with the kids. The da Vinci Robot Plays "Operation" Board Game: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rP25mga2x8M.