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bookofjoe
'World's most popular blogging anesthesiologist'
Interests: music, food, history, running, art, design, solitude, edges, space, origins, comfort, movies, books, philosophy, football, architecture, silence, quantum, boundaries, time, future, intensity
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There goes the day. Wait a sec — what's that music I'm hearing? Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at bookofjoe
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Yellow, White, Pink, Blue, Green. $4. Continue reading
Posted 12 hours ago at bookofjoe
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Published yesterday, res ipsa loquitur. Nice that they used my signature green as a backdrop. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at bookofjoe
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That's different. From droold: ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• AirSelfie is the only phone case that comes with your own personal selfie taker inside of it. It's the world’s smallest flying camera, so you’ll be able to snap photos anywhere — the sky is... Continue reading
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Toaster with altered heating coils; 2006. More by this artist here. Continue reading
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Whoa... let's deconstruct that. From websites: ••••••••••••••••••••••••••• • Download the Rocketbook app for android or iOS • Blast your notes to Google docs, Dropbox, iCloud, Evernote, Box, and email • Pop your Rocketbook wave in the microwave to erase and... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at bookofjoe
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Answer here this time tomorrow. Hint: bigger than a bread box. Another: not the truffle from outer space. A third: it's alive. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at bookofjoe
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From The Guardian: ••••••••••••••••••••••••••• If Marie Antoinette had lived in the Snapchat age, would she be wearing £640 Gucci platform trainers? That is the question on everyone's lips today, as we survey the fallout from Crown Prince Pavlos and Princess... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at bookofjoe
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Answer here this time Friday. Hint: bigger than a bread box. Another: it's alive. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at bookofjoe
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From Laughing Squid: •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• The Penguin Bomb is a very clever low-tech DIY origami sculpture that arrives as a flat package with a disjointed design that turns itself into a fat little penguin once the toy is dropped onto a... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at bookofjoe
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Until bitcoin or ethereum or some yet to be invented cryptocurrency becomes the universal medium of exchange, we're stuck with under- and overvalued currencies reflecting the weakness or strength of their home countries. Up top is this month's "Big Mac... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at bookofjoe
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From droold: •••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• The SCORKL is a portable oxygen container that lets you breathe underwater for 10 minutes. Have you ever wanted to go explore underwater? Sure, you could snorkel, but that just lets you experience the depths of the... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at bookofjoe
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In the headline up top is my worldwide Twitter ranking as of 83 minutes ago. When I saw it I thought that wasn't all that good, but then my Crack Research Team©® drilled down and found that there are some... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at bookofjoe
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"A simple, second phone that uses your existing phone number. "Leave your smartphone behind." Credit card size. White or Night [Black]: $150. Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at bookofjoe
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Light Grey, Dark Grey, or White. High-density concrete, 316L stainless steel. $69. Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2017 at bookofjoe
Posted Jul 15, 2017 at bookofjoe
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Answer here this time tomorrow. Hint: smaller (much) than a bread box. Also available in grey: Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2017 at bookofjoe
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I loved this movie. If you look on Google you'll find many wonderful posters for the film, none better than the one up top, featuring an ultra-lethal robotic geisha whose time onscreen was absolutely mesmerizing. Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2017 at bookofjoe
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Features and Details: • PRADA embossed on one side • Polished sterling silver • Made in Italy • 2.5" x 0.9" A snip at $185. [via The Guardian]. Continue reading
Posted Jul 14, 2017 at bookofjoe
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This happened this week. You be the judge. Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2017 at bookofjoe
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"The lightweight devices easily and securely clip on, producing high-intensity light that provides high visibility while running, biking, or walking at night." Steady or Flashing Modes. Green, Red, or Blue. Two for $25 (shoes not included). Continue reading
Posted Jul 13, 2017 at bookofjoe