hoodwink.d enhanced

Wed Oct 31

I spend most of my life in anticipatory nostalgia, aware of the memories I’m creating.

Sam Reich’s dad

I-require-assistance

I require assistance

vex•il•lol•o•gy
[vek-suh-lol-uh-jee]noun
The study of flags.

Nothing Really Happened

Math and Physics Club

Love at first poke

Tue Oct 30

In Japan, we have tradition to value cute things high.

Yukihiro Matsumoto

Wolves

Phosphorescent

syn•ton•ic
[sin-ton-ik]adjective
1. Phychology Characterized by a high degree of emotional responsiveness to the environment.
2. Electricity Of or relating to two oscillating circuits having the same resonant frequency.
Summer-at-mccarren

Summer at McCarren

Mon Oct 29

ul•lage
[uhl-ij]noun
1. The amount of liquid within a container that is lost, as by leakage, during shipment or storage.
2. The amount by which a container, such as a bottle, cask, or tank, falls short of being full.
Tank

Tank

Here Come The Warm Jets

Brian Eno

Boom

Sat Oct 27

That's Entertainment

The Jam

Mascot-at-ut-vs-nebraska

UT vs Nebraska

tar•an•tism
[tar-uhn-tiz-uhm]noun
A disorder characterized by an uncontrollable urge to dance, especially prevalent in southern Italy from the 15th to the 17th century and popularly attributed to the bite of a tarantula.

Fri Oct 26

Man, sorry for livejournaling all over your IM window.

Sam Stephenson

Panasonic-vs-leica

Panasonic vs Leica

ste•at•o•pyg•i•a
[stee-at-uh-pahy-jee-uh]noun
An extreme accumulation of fat on the buttocks.

Don't Know Why

The Essex Green

Thu Oct 25

Farfarhjartan

farfarhjärtan

Knock Out

Benji Cossa

Eagle vs. Shark

lem•ma
[lem-uh]noun
1. A subsidiary proposition introduced in proving some other proposition; a helping theorem.
2. An argument, theme, or subject, esp. when indicated in a heading.
3. A word or phrase that is glossed; headword.

Wed Oct 24

Useless-eames

Useless

Looking For The Magic

Dwight Twilley

Chromeo – Bonafied Lovin’

ku•ru
[koor-oo]noun
A fatal progressive, degenerative neurological disease caused by a slow-acting virus, found in certain peoples of New Guinea and transmitted by cannibalism.

Tue Oct 23

Coming Home

Richard Hawley

Roadside-treats-at-dusk

Roadside treats at dusk

sof•fit
[sof-it]noun
The underside of a structural component, such as a beam, arch, staircase, or cornice.

Mon Oct 22

Swear Jar

Something On Your Mind

Karen Dalton

Eastern-market-subway-station

Eastern Market Subway Station

ap•o•dic•tic
[ap-uh-dik-tik]adjective
1. Incontestable because of having been demonstrated or proved to be demonstrable.
2. Logic (of a proposition) necessarily true or logically certain.
I’m a guy. QED.

Why we should hang out: a mathematical proof

Sun Oct 21

dil•a•to•ry
[dil-uh-tawr-ee ]adjective
1. Tending to delay or procrastinate; slow; tardy.
2. Intended to cause delay, gain time, or defer decision.
3. Using cautious slow strategy to wear down opposition; avoiding direct confrontation.
Dulles-baggage-claim

Dulles baggage claim

Close Edge

Mos Def

Splat function arguments in JavaScript with Prototype 1.6.0

Object.extend(Function.prototype, (function() {
  function splat(args, index) {
    var result = new Array(index);
    for (var i = 0; i < index; i++)
      result[i] = args.shift();
    return result.concat([args]);
  }

  return {
    splatterize: function() {
      var names = this.argumentNames();
      if (names.last() != "$args") return this;

      return this.wrap(function() {
        var a = $A(arguments), orig = a.shift();
        return orig.apply(null, 
          splat(a, names.length - 1));
      });
    }
  };
})());


var x = (function(a, b, $args) {
  return { a: a, b: b, $args: $args };
}).splatterize();

// x(1)          => { a: 1, $args: [] }
// x(1, 2)       => { a: 1, b: 2, $args: [] }
// x(1, 2, 3)    => { a: 1, b: 2, $args: [3] }
// x(1, 2, 3, 4) => { a: 1, b: 2, $args: [3, 4] }

Sat Oct 20

The-white-house

The White House

Paper Planes

M.I.A.

frass
[fras]noun
Debris or excrement produced by insects.

José González – Teardrop

Fri Oct 19

Jupiter-clouds

Jupiter’s clouds

si•de•re•al
[sahy-deer-ee-uhl]adjective
1. Of, relating to, or concerned with the stars or constellations; stellar.
2. Measured or determined by means of the apparent daily motion of the stars: sidereal time.

Tip Potus & Flotus

Since the Johnson administration, the president and first lady have been referred to internally as Potus and Flotus, for “President of the United States” and “First Lady of the United States”.

Polaroids

Slaraffenland

Thu Oct 18

Rails core

Marcel M. - http://izumi.plan99.net/blog/
Marcel M. - porny header on the site is kind of weird...
Jeremy K. - I was reading his latest post when a friend walked in and quickly averted her eyes
Jeremy K. - I'm like, not EVEN...
The-take-away-shows

La Blogotheque

ce•ta•cean
[si-tey-shuhn]noun
Large aquatic carnivorous mammal with fin-like forelimbs no hind limbs, including: whales; dolphins; porpoises; narwhals.

The Ronettes – Be My Baby

Oh, What a Disappointment

Lambchop

Tip Stop mds from taking up all your CPU

If your Spotlight index has become corrupted (somehow), the mds process which manages it will aimlessly chew up most of your CPU indefinitely.
You can stop it from doing so by clearing your Spotlight index and allowing it to rebuild at its leisure with the following command:
sudo mdutil -E /</pre></b>

Wed Oct 17

Projectionist-podcast

Projectionist Music Podcast

I Feel It All

Feist

Fibonacci Gauge

on•tog•e•ny
[on-toj-uh-nee]noun
Biology The process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level.

Tue Oct 16

Kenadie-jumping-on-bed

Kenadie Jourdin-Bromley

Tuff Ghost

The Unicorns

What’s Up Fat Lip?

fu•ga•cious
[fyoo-gey-shuhs]adjective
1. Flying, or disposed to fly; fleeing away; transitory; volatile.
2. Biology Fleeting; lasting a short time; applied particularly to organs or parts which are short-lived as compared with the life of the individual.

Mon Oct 15

That’s the life.

Yukihiro Matsumoto

cat•a•chre•sis
[kat-uh-kree-sis]noun
1. The misapplication of a word or phrase, as the use of blatant to mean “flagrant.”
2. The use of a strained figure of speech, such as a mixed metaphor.

If I Never Touch You

Cap’n Jack

Chinese Press Transfer System

Sun Oct 14

Monkey Song

Herman Dune

Kelly-alli

Kelly is ready

sa•lu•bri•ous
[suh-loo-bree-uhs]adjective
Conducive or favorable to health or well-being.

Sat Oct 13

Blonde Redhead – Top Ranking

stra•bis•mus
[struh-biz-muhs]noun
A disorder of vision due to a deviation from normal orientation of one or both eyes so that both cannot be directed at the same object at the same time; squint; crossed eyes.

Fri Oct 12

Demolicion

Los Saicos

Making of Sony Bravia paint ad

lu•cu•brate
[loo-kyoo-breyt]verb
To study by candlelight or a lamp; to study by night.

Thu Oct 11

Scene_for_a_new_heritage

Scene for a New Heritage

The Wrath of Marcie

The Go! Team

terp•si•cho•re•an
[turp-si-kuh-ree-uhn]adjective
Of or relating to dancing.

Ad hoc alarm clock

sleep 7.hours %x(open ~/heaven-sent.mp3)

Wed Oct 10

Boards of Canada – Dayvan Cowboy

Caddy smells like trees.

Benjy

Merida

Palace Brothers

Patrick-overlooking-prague

Patrick overlooking Prague

pe•lag•ic
[puh-laj-ik]adjective
Of, relating to, or living in open oceans or seas rather than waters adjacent to land or inland waters: pelagic birds.

Tue Oct 9

Kyamdro Semkye

Choying Drolma and Steve Tibbetts

pro•ge•ri•a
[proh-jeer-ee-uh]noun
A rare congenital childhood disorder marked by gross retardation of growth after the first year and by rapid onset of the physical changes typical of old age (grey hair and wrinkled skin and stooped posture), usually resulting in death before age 20.
Summit-of-the-mount-everest

Summit of the Mount Everest

What’s it like being you?

David Thewlis in Naked

Mon Oct 8

Play Doh

The Glow

Tall Tales

Mr-bones

Mr. Bones

mei•o•sis
[mahy-oh-sis]noun
1. Genetics The process of cell division in sexually reproducing organisms that reduces the number of chromosomes in reproductive cells from diploid to haploid, leading to the production of gametes in animals and spores in plants.
2. Rhetoric Understatement for rhetorical effect (especially when expressing an affirmative by negating its contrary); for example saying ‘I was not a little upset’ when you mean ‘I was very upset’.

Sun Oct 7

Sputnik_stamp

Sputnik Matchbook Label

If you like like, you’re going to love love.

Miranda July

tref
[treyf]adjective
Judaism Unclean and unfit for consumption according to dietary law; not kosher.

This Time Tomorrow

The Kinks

Hitler_trash

NYC Garbage

Sat Oct 6

After a while, things that seemed like discoveries begin to seem like tricks.

David Foster Wallace

Tip Recently Closed Tabs in Firefox

History > Recently Closed Tabs

Xalis

Etoile de Dakar

Jay-shuster-squash

Squash by Jay Shuster

u•ra•nog•ra•phy
[yoor-uh-nog-ruh-fee]noun
The branch of astronomy concerned with mapping the stars, galaxies, or other celestial bodies.

Fri Oct 5

Untitled Love Song

The Angels of Light

Camella-s-engagement-postcard

Camella’s engagement announcement

We don’t know when or where, but we do know to whom.

From Camella’s engagement announcement

deix•is
[dahyk-sis]noun
The function of pointing or specifying from the perspective of a participant in an act of speech or writing; aspects of a communication whose interpretation depends on knowledge of the context in which the communication occurs.

Thu Oct 4

Paper_anomaly

Paper Anomaly

If You're Into It

Flight of the Conchords

Fujiya & Miyagi Collarbone

jac•ti•ta•tion
[jak-ti-tey-shuhn]noun
1. A false boasting or claim, especially one detrimental to the interests of another.
2. Extreme restlessness or tossing in bed, as can occur with some forms of acute disease.
Torso-at-the-old-national-gallery

Torso at the Berlin Old National Gallery

Wed Oct 3

Chasing Sheep Is Best Left To The Shepherds

Michael Nyman

Parade_uncle_sam

Uncle Sam and Liberty on Parade, 1918

cunc•ta•tion
[kuhngk-tey-shuhn]noun
The act of procrastinating; putting off or delaying or deferring an action to a later time.

Mon Oct 1

A-colour-box

A Colour Box

Better Days

Peter and the Wolf

Katydids

Katydids in Osaka

syb•a•rit•ic
[sib-uh-rit-ik]adjective
1. Characterized by or loving luxury or sensuous pleasure: to wallow in sybaritic splendor.
2. Of, pertaining to, or characteristic of Sybaris or its inhabitants.