A great list of obsolete skills, but “Manually Loading Ink On A Fountain Pen From An Bottle” is not obsolete, I do it every week. (via John D Cook)
This is a hard-core USB thumb drive
A crowd-sourced pen?
The Ramos Alarm Clock looks cool
How cool is this 1971 VW Phoenix Van Conversion?!
Free healthcare? That’s rich – by Jonah Goldberg: The “accommodation” — the White House rightly refuses to call it a compromise — is a farce. If you’re paying for health insurance — or if you self-insure, as many institutions do — shifting responsibilities to the insurance companies doesn’t shift the costs, just the paperwork. A Catholic hospital would still pay for the services; there just wouldn’t be a line item for it in the monthly insurance bill. That’s not accommodation; that’s laundering.
Everything you wanted to know about Pinterest [infographic] (more on Pintererest)