Month: December 2008

Otterday, and Open Thread

This handsome river otter hangs out on Grandfather Mountain, North Carolina. Via Blue Ridge Blog. Please feel free to use this thread to natter about anything your heart desires. Is there anything great happening in your life? Anything you want… Read More ›

Oh Hai, Google van!

Check out these two streetviews (I have highlighted the unusual portions): Now that’s not what the Google Streetview van sees on a typical day. You can read an explanation here.

A letter to Santa

I received this in an email, so I’m not sure where it originates. I can relate to most of it, how about you? Dear  Santa,   I’ve  been a good mum all year. I’ve fed, cleaned and cuddled my children  on… Read More ›

Thursday Cheezburger

With a holiday theme. Runnerup: “Damn security cameras.” Post your favourite cheez-o’-t’-week here. [Use a link to the full page or the embed code, not just the image, and wait for admin image magic.]

Ah, trusty alcoholism

Author: fuckpoliteness   So…my dad’s an alcoholic. We’re not supposed to discuss it. Secrets are big in my family. He hides alcohol, and goes for ‘walks’ on weekends (Super Stealthy Secret Code for getting on the sauce) from which he… Read More ›

Virtual travelling: bubbles!

From one young photographer’s project: Things that I like to do…with bubbles All photos above originally uploaded by Honey Pie! This reminded my of how much fun I used to have with bubbles when I was a kid and when… Read More ›