The blog here at jimthompson.org will go offline late February or early March for rethinking, retooling, and resurrection. When the blog returns it will (mostly) be an aggregation of my Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, Flickr, and Photo Stream feeds. I’ll also be moving from paid hosting to self-hosting (our Internet uplink speed here has long been [...]
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Test post–from Windows Live Writer running in the Windows 8 preview running on a VMware Fusion virtual machine running on my MacBook ProSaturday, March 3rd, 2012
Every position of Rubik’s Cube™ can be solved in twenty moves or less
1. Ban the DH in major and minor league baseball. Don’t give me excuses – real pitchers hit for themselves.
2. Ditch the possession arrow in NCAA basketball and bring back the jump ball.
3. Learn something from hockey and add the penalty box to college and NFL football. If you commit a penalty you sit out [...]
“If a woman has to choose between catching a fly ball and saving infant’s life, she will choose to save the infant’s life without even considering if there is a man on base.” – Dave Barry
Construction to shut down NASA 1, I-45
Today is National Gorilla Suit Day, as originally imagined by Mad Magazine’s legendary Don Martin. You can read more about National Gorilla Suit Day here, here, here, here, and here.
Watch it. You’ll like it.
Better late than never.