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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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Why leave yourself at the mercy of companies that can't get their act together to keep a classic alive? From the website: ••••••••••••••••••••••••• Do you like Hostess Twinkies? It's okay. Now you can make your favorite tasty treat at home.... Continue reading
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A view from behind the handlebars. [via Doobybrain] Continue reading
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From the website: ••••••••••••••••••••••• You own stuff but sometimes it seems like stuff owns you — especially when there's insufficient storage available. This innovative behind-the-door storage solution mounts to any standard door using the existing hinge pins and can be... Continue reading
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Below, excerpts from Rachel Nuwer's September 19 Smithsonian article. ••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••••• The longer the night wears on, the stranger our dreams become, according to a new study titled "The Effect of Time of Night on Wake–Dream Continuity." The authors found that,... Continue reading
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From the website: •••••••••••••••••••••••• Forget the bumper cars and pillow fights; now you can have the best of both worlds with this Sumo Bumper Bopper. This rugged vinyl bopper fits over the players like a sumo suit but is easy... Continue reading
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From Broadsheet.ie: "A timelapse of the Catalonian capital by MyLapse ... featuring views of the city with all the people and vehicles removed." Continue reading
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Just the thing for the hockey aficionado who has everything. From the website: •••••••••••••••••••••• Hockey practice just got a whole lot easier — at least keeping track of your pucks. Forget bending over and scooping up the pucks; let Pucker... Continue reading
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How do you spell "face plant?" From the website (which includeds a video): •••••••••••••••••••••••••• Put a new spin on wheeled sports. Revolutionary design combines the best of a skateboard and inline skates to provide endless fun. Just step in and... Continue reading
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"Front porch and all." $399.99. Continue reading
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$2.99. [via The Fox is Black] Continue reading
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That's different. From the website: "Turn your next beach visit into a trip through the highlands with this useful and amusing Instakilt. It's a 100% cotton beach towel with a tartan design that makes it look just like a kilt... Continue reading
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By Humans since 1982. [via The Fox is Black] Continue reading
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From the website: ••••••••••••••••••••••• Relieve those tired eyes and sleep better with the Megurhythm Yuzu Citrus Aroma Warming Eye Masks. Alleviating eye fatigue and warming the face, these eye masks relax you even during short dozes on planes and trains.... Continue reading
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She was 21 years old. [via History in Pictures] Continue reading
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Includes three pieces of chalk. €6.90. Continue reading
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Treadmills are so over.... [via instructables and one of my Crack Pittsburgh Correspondents®™©] Continue reading
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From a profile in the September 1 New Yorker: "Since 2006, [classicist Mary] Beard (above) has maintained a blog, A Don's Life, which features jaunty accounts of her studies, travels, and domestic life." I like it. Continue reading
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€21.50 (smartphone not included). [via no puedo creer] Continue reading
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Come on, admit it, you've thought about this at least once in your life. My favorite: Cheddar Cheese. Continue reading
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Just the thing for Halloween. In the meantime, you could practice by wearing it to school or work. From the website: •••••••••••••••••••••• An oversized robot-head topped with an eye-catching gold finish and complete with piercing LED eyes that will leave... Continue reading
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