Archive for the 'Fun' Category

Tick tock

Thursday, March 9th, 2017

Here’s how to turn an old hard drive and some LEDs into a clock: LED Hard Drive Clock 3.5″ by Ian Smith. Take a look at his demo video (YouTube, 3min)

Don’t be put off by the year-10,000-compliant website design. One of my students built a clock like this and it is just about the coolest thing I’ve ever seen!

Books and books and more books

Wednesday, March 8th, 2017

I think I have house envy… take a look at the bookshelf house!

Mr. President

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017

Are you familiar with the Mr. Men / Little Miss children’s books?

b3ta.com board: Mr. President.

“Mr. President was a funny sort of fellow. Everything he thought was either upside down, or inside out, or back to front – quite a few people agreed and made him their boss.”

Is there anything else going on in the world?

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017

Every Second Counts – Who wants to be second? “Click this page. It’s huge. Like Donalds hands. It’s the funniest website in the world! Believe us!”
Also: Ostfriesland Second (official).

A great way to relieve some of the stress you might suffer from after following the news too much: Trump Donald.

Surprise!

Friday, January 13th, 2017

The Tonight Show starring Jimmy Fallon: Michelle Obama Surprises People Recording Goodbye Messages to Her (YouTube, 5:30min)

“We asked regular Americans to record a video message saying goodbye to First Lady Michelle Obama – what they didn’t know was that FLOTUS was right behind the curtain, waiting to surprise them.”