Tuesday, December 10, 2019

Eliminating Useless Meetings

The Japanese company Disco charges employees $100 per hour to use a conference room.  (Via G.F.)

The employees love it. As one employee notes, "People really cut back on useless meetings."

Football And Chess

"World chess champion on the verge of topping fantasy football table"

Speed Bump Mechanics

"Here's What Happens When You Hit a Speed Bump at High Speed". (Click through to see video.)

Monday, December 09, 2019

Friday, December 06, 2019

Thursday, December 05, 2019

RIP, DC Fontana

"D.C. Fontana, famed writer for Star Trek, dies at 80"

New Bond Trailer

Trailer for new James Bond film, "No Time To Die".  Related thoughts from Vox.

Photos From Within Musical Instruments

"Dreamy Cave-Like Photos Taken Inside Musical Instruments"

Wednesday, December 04, 2019

Popular TV Shows

Well done visualization: "The Most Popular TV Shows 1986-2019"

High End Chocolate

"High-end chocolate is a gift for yourself and your friends"

European Murderer Wins "Right To Be Forgotten"

"A convicted German murderer won the right to have all mention of his crime scrubbed from internet search results under 'right to be forgotten' laws"

Tuesday, December 03, 2019

Elf Or Drug?

"Which Is It: Prescription Drug or Tolkien Elf?"

(I'm both a physician and a Tolkien fan, so I'm glad to have gotten 29/30 correct.)

Faster Earth

"What Would Happen if Earth Started to Spin Faster?"

Dent Decal

"The Perfect Decal for a Dent". Click through to see how to purchase.

Monday, December 02, 2019