035: Tuesday Breakdown for 02.05.13
Read a book, read a book, read a book mother fucker. Welcome to Tuesday.
One of my favorite blogs, Gear Patrol, put together of their best 100 books that is supposedly just for men but could obviously apply to anyone. I perused the list yesterday and found I had only read a few of those listed and decided it made for a pretty good literary bucket list since it ranged from fiction to poetry and biography to essay.
Whether or not you like football, these are pretty cool to look at. I’m particularly fond of the Redskins v Buccaneers match-up.
LOOK: Big Map Blog.
Do you like maps? Do you like big things? Like both? Either one and this site is for you.
A clip from the upcoming documentary Chasing Ice. The 4 minute clip summarizes a 75 minute event in which a 400 ft thick piece of glacier the size of a city breaks off. Make sure you watch to the end for them to explain the scale and significance of the event.
A disturbingly thorough look at the world of penis implants from The Atlantic. The article specifically focuses on the trend among prison inmates and basically surmises that a lot of inmates stick things in their dick because they’re so bored.
LOOK: Below The Boat.
A company producing hand carved 3-D representations of depth charts from famous bodies of water. Pretty cool, if a bit expensive, choice for wall art.
Ever wondered how many tweets are happening around the world at any given moment? Would you like that information presented in a simple visual format? Then Tweetping is for you. Warning, it’s a little mesmerizing.
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