Sip of the Day – March 8, 2010

Sip of the DayWindows 7: Finding New Gadgets

Titera’s Tidbit: Nome
The faraway point in Alaska owes its origin to a note on a British admiralty chart reading “? name”, as in, “What is this place called?” When the chart was converted to a printed map, the draftsman rendered this as Cape Name, which the engraver mistakenly read as Cape Nome. “Nome” it has been ever since.

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OK Go – This Too Shall Pass – Rube Goldberg Machine

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