« The state of ClimateGate today, Dec 10 2009. [krakatoa] | Main | In Defense of Evil Corporations »
December 10, 2009

Overnight Open Thread (Mætenloch)

Ho ho ho it's Thursday so away we go...

Oh and 1842 and 3606!

Dick Dale and the Del Tones Play "Miserlou", 1963
Just cause I love the song. Dick Dale pretty much invented surf rock back in 1961. And in 1963 he adapted the Greek folk tune "Miserlou" in response to a boy who challenged him to play a complete song on one string. Despite fighting off cancer a few times, Dick is still around and still playing. Here he is playing in 2008.


8 Things Every Guy Secretly Wishes His Girlfriend Would Do
And based on their comments it seems like many of the moronettes are already doing some of these. So maybe we should start wishing for post-video game rubdowns and sammiches too.

Man Parlays Grand Turismo Skillz into Real-life Pro Racing
Consider this a rebuttal to the girlfriend's complaint in the above item.

How Do You Jam a Bolt-action Rifle?
FAIL. But in this case a GOOD FAIL.

David Bowie's Classy Letter to his Very First American Fan
From back when his biggest worry was being confused with Davy Jones of the Monkees.

The Next Princess Di?

Kate_middleton.jpg

Get Your Team Elin Gear at CafePress

Thomas the Tank Engine is 'Sexist' and Promotes 'Conservative Political Ideology'?
So it's got that going for it.

Tonight's post brought to you by the original word processor:

smith_corona_ad.jpg

Notice: Posted by permission of AceCorp LLC. Please e-mail overnight open thread tips to maetenloch at gmail. Otherwise send tips to Ace.

digg this
posted by xgenghisx at 10:00 PM

| Access Comments




Recent Comments
boulder terlit hobo: "Maybe that's how the meme of 72 Virgins started. ..."

Tom Servo: ""In the book there was written how the angels ravi ..."

Roc Ingersol : "Bandersnatch, also how Rome started. By stealing w ..."

pep: "[i]31 SCHUMER SHUTDOWN!!!!! Keep saying it loud ..."

redc1c4 [/b] [/i] [/s] [/u]: "i thought November 2016 taught us not to believe p ..."

Pete Seria: "The Schumer Shutdown thing just rolls off the tong ..."

Grump928(C): "Trump needs to leak a memo to his department heads ..."

Slapweasel, (Cold1), ([b]T[/b]) [/i] [/b] [/u] [/s]: "Fundown, you'd better take care If I see you've b ..."

Deplorable Redneck Bitter Clinger: "Shutting down the fed for illegals is bad optics. ..."

boulder terlit hobo: "willowed - sigh, bad translations. Just read t ..."

Anna Puma (HQCaR): "If the EBT shuts down I may need to stock some mor ..."

Skip: "Wait to see if the government shuts down because o ..."

Recent Entries
Search


MuNuvians
Polls! Polls! Polls!
Frequently Asked Questions
The (Almost) Complete Paul Anka Integrity Kick
Top Top Tens
Greatest Hitjobs

The Ace of Spades HQ Sex-for-Money Skankathon
A D&D Guide to the Democratic Candidates
Margaret Cho: Just Not Funny
More Margaret Cho Abuse
Margaret Cho: Still Not Funny
Iraqi Prisoner Claims He Was Raped... By Woman
Wonkette Announces "Morning Zoo" Format
John Kerry's "Plan" Causes Surrender of Moqtada al-Sadr's Militia
World Muslim Leaders Apologize for Nick Berg's Beheading
Michael Moore Goes on Lunchtime Manhattan Death-Spree
Milestone: Oliver Willis Posts 400th "Fake News Article" Referencing Britney Spears
Liberal Economists Rue a "New Decade of Greed"
Artificial Insouciance: Maureen Dowd's Word Processor Revolts Against Her Numbing Imbecility
Intelligence Officials Eye Blogs for Tips
They Done Found Us Out, Cletus: Intrepid Internet Detective Figures Out Our Master Plan
Shock: Josh Marshall Almost Mentions Sarin Discovery in Iraq
Leather-Clad Biker Freaks Terrorize Australian Town
When Clinton Was President, Torture Was Cool
What Wonkette Means When She Explains What Tina Brown Means
Wonkette's Stand-Up Act
Wankette HQ Gay-Rumors Du Jour
Here's What's Bugging Me: Goose and Slider
My Own Micah Wright Style Confession of Dishonesty
Outraged "Conservatives" React to the FMA
An On-Line Impression of Dennis Miller Having Sex with a Kodiak Bear
The Story the Rightwing Media Refuses to Report!
Our Lunch with David "Glengarry Glen Ross" Mamet
The House of Love: Paul Krugman
A Michael Moore Mystery (TM)
The Dowd-O-Matic!
Liberal Consistency and Other Myths
Kepler's Laws of Liberal Media Bias
John Kerry-- The Splunge! Candidate
"Divisive" Politics & "Attacks on Patriotism" (very long)
The Donkey ("The Raven" parody)
News/Chat
Archives
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64