Find out the current rate of flu suffers in your area. Look at where the flu is most prominent in the country. See if you have flu symptoms, find out what predominant flu symptoms and their treatment.
Tired of people insulting you? Well see how your computer and friends should really treat you. Give yourself a pick me up and visit this site.
Type in your name and prepare to be flattered. This site could be habit forming, but hey visit it anyway.
Be appreciated for who you are.
How much lemonade can you sell in a day? Well this is a game that is highly addictive and once you figure out your secret recipe for success, a productive one.
Ready to re-visit childhood and have a lemonade stand? Then visit this site. Read the intro, click okay and set up your preferences, buy supplies, and then get ready to sell. You… Continue reading
Ah license plates, lovely little things really, you can personalize them and make them witty. Well here is a whole gallery of them for your enjoyment.
This gallery is of license plates that are web/computer orientated. So for you cyber geeks like me, you’ll scroll through them all. Some of them are really witty and some of them are just nerdy… Continue reading
I Should Be Working is a site dedicated to “slackers, goof-offs, procrastinators, loafers, long lunchers, and web addicted employees” states their front page. They also state, “we strive to be the best online starting point for web surfing slackishness.”
Curious? Well their statement of intent got my attention.
So I checked it out and it is a fun place to hang out… Continue reading
Welcome to Space.com the perfect site for all you space nuts out there. Do you want up to date space news and odd stories, well you’ll find them at this site.
Spaceflight — get up to date news on worldwide space launches, and view mission archives as well.
Spaceviews — View image galleries, get wallpaper and screen savers, and use the universal viewer.
A space… Continue reading
Like power tools and woodworking? Then you’ll love this site. You can find plans for a toy chest, a drill press table, cross cut sled and much, much more.
Or you can visit the woodshop, and see some interesting wood working projects. The finished pictures are very neat, I particularly enjoyed the picture of Walnut and Birdseye table, and the puzzle box.
Get some coffee… Continue reading
Do you like strange visual effects and different type of graphics? I do, they’re neat and imaginative and make you think.
This site is full of them, and I mean full of them. Better yet, they are interactive, so you can play with them and control the contour and speed. For those of you who are web masters, you can get the source code so… Continue reading
That title is definitely a mouthful. For those of you who like comic books you should like this interesting way of cataloguing them.
Click on an element of the periodic table and you’ll get a list of the comic book pages involving that element, or for technical information you can follow the link to Mark Winter’s Web… Continue reading
A photo gallery, gasp, no not a photo gallery – where are the computer tricks? Well they are of a different variety, check out the pictures and the captions. Randomly I choose the picture of the floppy disk.
The caption for that one reads “Here’s another ‘floppy drive won’t read…’ problem. Note the disk
Do you like a good ghost story? Would you like to see photos of paranormal, ghostly activity? Well if so you might enjoy this site. Are you ready to visit the Castle of Spirits?
This site has ton of pictures, and pictures that have proved to be hoaxes. So for you sleuths out there that should appeal
Like Fish, but don’t want the upkeep? Well now you can get your fish fix by using the virtual fish tank. You’ll need to have Macromedia’s Shockwave to use this site. If you don’t have shockwave this site will direct you to it. If you’re really curious how this whole site works check out their Technical Stuff Section.
From their Press box
In the style of Dumb Laws, here are dumb warnings. I particularly enjoyed their top ten dumbest warnings and I think you will too. A nice section is the random warning which is a good way to experience the humor of these warnings. Want to just go through them however you want? Go through their warning index and pick and choose as you please.
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“Welcome to Loke Kun Tan’s Astrophotography website which displays photographic images of celestial objects adorning our night skies. Some of the objects are visible to the naked eye, such as the bright and spectacular Comets Hyakutake and Hale-Bopp. Other objects, such as gaseous nebulae and galaxies, can be extremely faint and are visually evident only in telescopes or through
Here you will find Medical Diets and much, much more. Need to find a diet after all this holiday eating? Then I suggest you start your research at this site.
The Medical Diet section is very interesting with information ranging from Heart and Diabetes diets to Allergies and Pregnancy. For those of us who are regular dieters, you will enjoy the other sections with recipes, humor, and… Continue reading
Visit the Fact-O-Matic, type in a single word and find all occurrences of that word in Mr. Smarty Pant’s database. Or you can just jump right in head first to the topics, and browse to your heart’s content.
I choose the odd topic heading of Flan. Knowing that flan was a desert, I was curious as to what interesting factoids I could find… Continue reading
We all know they are out there, waiting, just waiting to get us. Have you ever been the victim of a dumb law? Well now you can find out about dumb laws from all over the world. Check out the dumb laws for my state, Ohio:
1.It is illegal to get a fish drunk.
2.The Ohio driver’s education
Have you ever been curious what those tech people are talking about? Well here is a site that has thousands of definitions for the latest IT-related words. Just pop it in their search engine and get your definition, or better yet browse by letter, or topic.
Believe me if you can think of the word they probably have the definition you are looking for.
Here’s… Continue reading
Are you a fan of Sim city? Well if so here’s a site for you. City Creator allows you to build cities online. You have a choice between Blankton and Snoland. One is a regular city, the other is, you guessed it – full of snowy items.
Build great cities, or tiny communities, it’s your choice. I’ve spent hours here just… Continue reading
This strangely informative site is all about the history of the commercial airplane. View the history of commercial flight through the Timetables and Map section, which is touted as “The History of over 30 Airlines through their Schedules and Maps.” You can browse through the airlines alphabetically.
Then you have the Plane-spotting section. “Visit and Find Out About the Airliners and Airports… Continue reading
This site contains over 400 different types of classic soda machines. You can browse through them by choosing manufacturers. Then choose the small five cent image and you can see the pictures of soda machines.
Different manufacturers made very different vending machines. It was really neat to go through and see all the different types from when they were first originated to more modern ones… Continue reading
I’m sure most of you have heard of the Darwin Awards, if not let me explain what they are. The Darwin Award is generally awarded posthumously, and is a way of saying thank you for taking yourself out of the gene pool.
“The Darwin Awards honor those who improve our gene pool… by removing themselves from it.” Direct quote from their site. This award is… Continue reading
Is one of your New Year’s resolutions to work out more? We often think of exercising our bodies, but what about the mind?
“Mood Gym is a free, fun interactive program consisting of a number of different modules.” The modules explore why you think the way you think, how to change the way you think, changing warped thoughts, knowing what makes you upset, assertiveness and… Continue reading
What will people think of next? This site is completely dedicated to pictures of payphones from all over the world. If you have a picture of a payphone that fits their needs feel free to send it to them. To navigate the site scroll down to the world map and choose your country.
I was feeling adventurous and started in Europe. It then… Continue reading
“A Nitpick is a mistake, anomaly or an unexpected small detail contained entirely within a movie or tv show.” This site has tons of nitpicks as well. If you like movies you are going to love reading nitpicks about them. It is free, although it does require registration if you submit a nitpick and want credited for it.
To find a movie
This is a site that most Americans should be aware of. A list of the ten most wanted fugitives. From Osama Bin Laden to Donald Eugene Webb you’ll find interesting facts about these criminals. You should be aware of who they are because sometimes fugitives hide in plain sight.
If you hit the “Most Wanted” link you’ll find other fugitives beside… Continue reading