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“Awesome time wasting can book out an entire afternoon, or even days if milk crates and sea dragons become involved.”
“Stately yet soothing. Our fountain accent table embodies both those qualities while adding sophistication to any setting. Water flows from two medallions atop the faux granite columns into a pool below lit ethereally by LED lights. Glass top is removable for easy cleaning.” w/ photos
“A judge in Beaumont has barred a woman from getting more tattoos or plastic surgery until she repays $15,000 to the government. Tamraka McGriff in September pleaded guilty to theft of public money. McGriff, who was sentenced Wednesday, faced up to a year in prison. Investigators said the case involved Social Security funds that McGriff no longer was eligible to get for her disabled son after he was enrolled in a state-funded residential program. The Beaumont Enterprise reports McGriff also must do 240 hours of community service and cannot handle public money in her job as the Beaumont Independent School District’s transportation coordinator. BISD spokeswoman Jessie Hays said McGriff is not allowed to sign purchase orders.” w/ photo
“The autonomous robot soccer team from Virginia Tech for the RoboCup 2011 Humanoid League, Adult Size class.”
“A Hong Kong favorite for generations, the puffy, doughy treats called ‘egg waffles’ are traditionally cooked by sidewalk vendors and enjoyed for breakfast and snacks. Now you can make the waffles at home using this pan from Nordic Ware, a family-owned company famous for its fine bakeware since 1946.” w/ photos
“For the most part, superheroes these days tackle crises of epic scope. Mega-crossover tales depicting world-changing events are the industry norm. But, from time to time, there have been superheroic tales of a, um, less than serious nature… Here are the top 10 ridiculous cases solved by superheroes.” w/ photos