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October 31, 2015

Overnight Open Thread (31 Oct 2015)

Happy Halloween morons! Don't forget to adjust your clocks back an hour tonight as daylight saving time ends. Or do it in the morning. Or just leave it flashing 12:00. Whatever floats your boat.

Here's an interactive graphic about daylight saving.


Teen shoppers can get drunk without ID on CVS homeopathic laxative. Do they teach risk vs reward anymore? So one can get drunk but then has to sit on the toilet all night? Genius.


James Bond lacks the "emotional intelligence" to get a job as a real life spy.

News Bloopers

The Border

Gee, I wonder why they'd think that. Immigrants caught at border believe families can stay in the US and get free benefits. I think the reporter cut out the part where they say they get all this and more as long as they vote democrat.

Lost Star Wars Car

GGE probably has it hidden in his garage. Anyone know where this lost Star Wars car is or what happened to it?

Pumpkin Videos

Thermite Pumpkins

Pumpkin Beer Cooler

Ship Names

Well these names are better than Gabby Giffords and Cesar Chavez. 4 new destroyers honors American heroes from Afghanistan and Iraq.


Yeah, I can't do what this guy does. Giving up plastic forks, new clothes and even toilet paper for an exercise in conservation.

Five months into the experiment, after some initial reservations, I gave up toilet paper. Now I do things the way hundreds of millions (including my extended family) in India do - with water and my left hand.

Creepy Stuff

Americans invent some creepy stuff.

Cat Video

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