« Bored with Obama | Main | Glenn Greenwald accuses major media figures of not being journalists »
April 03, 2010

Overnight Open Thread

Hello, hello all M&Ms. Welcome to your regularly scheduled CatSaturday night ONT here at the AoS mansion.


The Wall of Death!
Thanks to overpopulation and a reincarnation-based fatalism, there's no such thing as OSHA in India. And so I guess life there is fairly cheap which leads to awesome exhibitions like this. But it's probably safer than it looks based on the fact that the cars don't look banged up. But then maybe body work and paint are cheap there too.

Increase in Arctic Ice Confounds Doomsayers
So arctic ice levels are reaching maximum levels not seen for almost 10 years. Which will make it tad difficult for predictions that the North Pole will be ice-free in 2013 to pan out. But not to worry scientists still say we're in the middle of global warming climate change warmening.
You know when a scientific hypothesis is not falsifiable by any observation, it's no longer science - it's a religion.

Introducing the Owl Cam
This is the first year that an owl has made this owlbox a home. Molly laid 5 eggs in Feb, one died and the rest hatched last week. You can watch the owlets grow up live. Cuter than the Mole Rats but not quite as cute as the Puppehs but still pretty cute.

Free Videos by Ustream.TV

How Many Shoes Are Too Many?
Well if you're Danielle Steele, the answer is more than 6000 pairs of Louboutins which would make her shoe collection worth almost $3 million. And that could have kept a 100 morons in pron and bacon for a lifetime.


The Navy’s New Escape Trainer for Submariners
It seems kinda slow but it's supposed to let sailors escape from sub a even if it's trapped on the ocean floor. I wondered about decompression issues but I guess the inside of the submarine is pressurized only a bit above sea level. Still I assume they're yelling on their way up to keep the air from expanding in their lungs.


What Japan does with pizzas
It's made up of pigs in blankets, sausage, and other pizza stuff and comes with maple and ketchup dipping sauces. I can't tell if this is genius or sacrilege.


The Yahoo AoSHQ group. Bla bla bla. And don't forget about the Job Bank.

Tonight's post brought to you by big time bridge:


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 Maetenloch at 09:40 PM

| Access Comments

Recent Comments
hogmartin: "[i]My bad. Posted by: Bitter Clinger at July 15, ..."

CMU VET: "Well, you can't beat that. ..."

mallfly the Peach of Hoboken: "that's a funny photo. was she taking shooting less ..."

Bitter Clinger: "Did I overlook where this was discussed in the thr ..."

AlaBAMA: "367 I like men who are sure of themselves and secu ..."

Guzalot: "317 I guess I'm part of the very narrow portion of ..."

Miley, the High Duchess [b] [/b] [i] [/i]: "Cunning linguistics? Posted by: Calm Mentor at ..."

hogmartin: "[i]back on this topic's actual topic, what is a Bu ..."

Miley, the High Duchess [b] [/b] [i] [/i]: "Cooking dinner and painting her toenails for her. ..."

Calm Mentor: "You know, stimulating tricks. Posted by: Miley, t ..."

ALH: "I like men who are sure of themselves and secure i ..."

CMU VET: "It's not "up my sleeve." ..."

Recent Entries

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)
Powered by
Movable Type 2.64