08 February 2010

Linkage, Volume 94

Boy Scouts of America
celebrating their 100th birthday today
via Neatorama

Freely Educate
sharing free educational resources for parents and kids
via Rocks In My Dryer

Serving Sizes
the FDA may change nutritional labeling to reflect realistic portion sizes
via Serious Eats

Stagecoach Mary
broke the barriers of race and gender in the 1800s
via Plime

05 February 2010

Linkage, Volume 93

J4NE the Pink Robot
robot alphabet, voiced by the webmaster's 2-year-old.
For example, "H: Robots sometimes get HICCUPS"
via Ohdeedoh

for those who need to google a lot
via Flexible Dreams

Everyday Loopholes
my favorite so far is Ctrl+Refresh to update my blogroll. Site has not been updated in nearly 2 years, but it is still mostly useful information.
via Plime

03 February 2010

Linkage, Volume 92

11 Minutes of Action
the average televised football game takes about 3 hours, but the ball is only in play for about 11 minutes
via J-Walk Blog

The Roman Army Knife:
"Or how the ingenuity of the Swiss was beaten by 1,800 years"
via Plime

Little Ideas
a bag of suggestions to cure "Nothing-to-Do Syndrome"
via Ohdeedoh
I also love commenter carhootel's link to her mom's "Please Cards"