Archive for March, 2009

Parody Motivator Generator from Despair.com

March 28th, 2009

Despair.com has always been a great source of humor, especially poking fun at the motivational quips out there. Now, you can design your own demotivator at their very own Parody Motivator Generator. (There’s also one at http://bighugelabs.com/flickr/motivator.php). Knock yourself out!

Academic Earth – Video lectures from the world’s top scholars

March 28th, 2009

Want to learn something? Pretend you’re going to Yale? Brush up on some old knowledge? Check out the new service: Academic Earth – Video lectures from the world’s top scholars.

362 – Greek To Me: Mapping Mutual Incomprehension « Strange Maps

March 28th, 2009

Ever wonder what other language speakers say when they don’t understand something? Is it Greek to everyone? What is it to Greek-speakers? Now you can know, thanks to 362 – Greek To Me: Mapping Mutual Incomprehension « Strange Maps. Very interesting. Guess the Japanese don’t have a comparative expression, since their bubble doesn’t link out… Anyone know?