Here’s what I wonder, why would someone make a free viral tool or game? Why would they give away something cool? What are you giving away?
Strange, peculiar, fun, and just plain wacky (or is it wackie?) things I’ve noticed, discovered, or have been sent over the years. (going back to 1995)
As the Cubs gear up for a 1-game playoff vs Pittsburgh tonight, “Doomsday” is also today, at least according to Chris McCann, leader and founder of Pennsylvania-based eBible Fellowship. It’s like the mere possibility of the Cubs going to the …
It’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day! (September 19) Here’s a primer to help you with what The Pirate Guys (c. 2006) call The Five “A”s – because there’s 5 of ’em, and they start with the letter “A”.
So there was that time I was on stage doing sound effects.
I live in Michigan. There are some wacky laws, still on the books here, and some of them appear in books about wacky laws.
When people talk about a varmint in their yard, along with rabbits, voles, field mice, and gophers, the groundhog or woodchuck usually shows up. Same or different?
I’ve worked as all of these things: a voice artist, a model, an actor. It’s the most fun I’ve ever had, and I’d like to tell you about it.
A few years ago my parents visited me in Philadelphia, and I took them to a Camden Riversharks minor league baseball game. They got to meet my friend Holly (now my wife) and we had a lovely time. Oh, and …
That’s right I said, “a rabbit with a pancake on its head.”
If you follow me on facebook, you’ve probably noticed that I don’t like those pictures of sad-eyed kids or lonely American soldiers. But why not?
Warning Social Media users – there is a new threat to your personal security and it is being perpetrated on Facebook as well as other social media like Google+, Twitter, and Pinterest. The posted virus can infect Windows and Mac …
I recently read Noah Kagan’s blog post “Why I got Fired from Facebook (a $100 Million dollar lesson)“. It’s a great refelection on lessons learned from that experience, and one line in particular caught my eye.
First of all, yes, International Towel Day is a real thing.
Somehow I felt obligated to explain Godzilla.
On March 17 everyone gets to claim their Irish heritage, no matter how fictitious.
So, it turns out there’s a whole book full of these things, but I really had fun making them to go with this date in history. Hopefully, they are funny enough to inspire people to look up the event on …
See this puddle in the parking lot?
Can someone really hate a font? How about two fonts? The answer is unequivocally, yes. If you’ve spent any time near churches or schools, you know the font all too well.
Sometimes I feel like I live on Social Networks. My profile on most of them reads like this: “Tweeting from stoplights since 2006: voice actor, speaker, strategery, interwebz bible guy, displaced Bears and Cubs fan, I have a lot of …
I used to write on this blog all the time. I used to publish every week and even had a “what’s wacky this week” tagline. So, what happened? Facebook… Twitter… I’m posting there all the time and neglecting this, my …
This is the story of the MirthMobile.
I like to make music mixes and I really do listen to them over and over. This year I put together a new Christmas mix containing some of the worst Christmas songs ever.
I got some new pillows! They had a pillow fight.
So maybe you’ve heard about the guy on twitter who wites “sh*t my dad says“. My twitter feed (also facebook) is much easier to digest. Here are some from the last couple of weeks.
Admiral Akbar just cracks me up. If you’re not familiar with this squidly character from the Star Wars movies, he’s got one famous line, “it’s a trap!” It really killed me this morning.
You can look this up on Snopes to see that it’s true and everything.
Sometimes people are bad at math. Sometimes they are bad at math on Facebook. Really?
Men Are Just Happier People – continued Again, thanks to my friend Sue for sending this to me.
Thanks to my friend Sue for sending this one to me. Men Are Just Happier People
From Homeland Security / Special Operations On Wednesday, April 6, 2011, members of the Baltimore County Police Department – Hazardous Devices Team responded to a suspicious item received via the mail (USPS). The recipient partially opened the item and observed …
Still killing me.
Sometimes, it’s just embarrassing to be in marketing and the church.
You might wonder what’s the difference between Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, where I live, and Grand Haven, Michigan where my sweetie Sylvia lives. The differences are actually quite striking. In PA, winter means rain, sleet and snow, all mixed together or at …
Today is Saturday and on Monday I’m getting in the car and driving to Pennsylvania. I’m kicking off a new job in the Philadelphia area, working for The American Bible Society as the Director of Web Communications. My GPS will …
One of the biblical writers, Paul, wrote in his Roman letters that he was not ashamed of the gospel.
September 19 is upon us again!Talk Like a Pirate DayIt’s a regular feature around here: 2007And something I try to celebrate with a certain degree of gusto each time it comes around. Do not confuse Talk like a Pirate Day …
McCain – Palin I can’t be the only one who thought of this can I? The thought of Michael Palin in the pepperpot drag getup along with John McCain has me in stitches. Sarah Palin is probably a better choice.
Thanks to Paul for pointing me at this gem Anyone been at a client meeting like that?
Thanks to Dave and Kevin for passing this one on to me. Get your creative juices flowing?
From the YouTube member’s description:This is what my cat does every time we watch boxing… Thanks to Tara, who sent it to Sylvia, who sent it to me.
As disturbing as Mother’s Day was, Mother Goose Rocks takes it up a notch. Head & Shoulders, Knees & Toes by Mono with ME2 Good luck getting that out of your head. Thanks Paul
My Mom sent this to me back in January. Turn your volume down before playing it. It’s kinda loud. Like the good son I am, I’m posting it for Mother’s Day.
My mom sent me a link to this dog tricks site. Go visit and try some typical dog commands:SpeakRolloverPlay deadJumpFetchand be sure to try – Kiss Thanks Mom!
Thanks to the fun people at Get out and play .com we have this video of a human snake. GO!
This is Garfield genius!What’s better than a random Garfield comic strip?Why a Garfield comic strip without the Garfield. Meet Garfield minus Garfield. Thanks Tol!
Yep… a monkey washing a cat.
From time to time I write something on my whiteboard that stays up there for a while. I’ve usually borrowed them from somewhere. Sometimes they are clever like this Haiku: Haikus are easybut sometimes they don’t make senseRefrigerator Sometimes they …