A random collection of daily links drawn from the depths of the Internet.

3/28/12 Gil's LotD: Wind map

http://hint.fm/wind/ See America's wind currents overlaid over the country.


3/26/12 Gil's LotD: Putin

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Noo0lzJILaM Vladimir Putin's 2012 reelection campaign's commercial.

3/14/12 Gil's LotD: Gongs Unlimited

http://www.gongs-unlimited.com/ The Internet's leading gong retailer.

3/11/12 Gil's LotD: Time

http://time.is/ Find out the accuracy of your computer clock.


3/10/12 Gil's LotD: Chinese censorship

http://blockedonweibo.tumblr.com/ A list of words banned on China's Twitter clone.


3/7/12 Gil's LotD: SNES Coprocessors

http://byuu.org/articles/emulation/snes-coprocessors All of the coprocessors released with SNES games have been reverse engineered.

2/1/12 Gil's LotD: Hashbrown theft

http://www.ajc.com/sports/uga/uga-soccer-player-charged-1367143.html?cxntlid=thbz_hm A student was caught smuggling hashbrowns out of the cafeteria in her pants.


2/20/12 Gil's LotD: Greek debt crisis

http://crookedtimber.org/2012/02/16/so-what-would-your-plan-for-greece-be/ Solve the Greek sovereign debt crisis in a choose your own adventure style!


Biscuits and Gravy

I've finally given biscuits and sausage gravy a shot. It's one of my favorite breakfasts and one I don't have a whole lot of experience with given my Yankee upbringing. My sausage recipe came from a Google search and my biscuits came from this forum post.

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The latest in Twitter research

Twitter recently fixed their API and made it return an accurate count of a tweet's retweets. Here are the top 25 @horse_ebooks (see previous Gil's LotD) tweets ranked by retweet popularity. This chart should magically update once a day.

2/6/12 Gil's LotD: Pencils

http://pencilgrinder.wordpress.com/ This blog takes an incredibly in-depth look at pencil quality.



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