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Yard Sale For A Cat 2014 (Red Rocket Farm, animated GIFs Burma-Shave homage)

Red Rocket Farm had a yard sale to help pay the veterinarian bills for a rescue cat, Precious (Shot repeatedly with BB gun or buckshot, among other injuries).

A little homage to old Burma-Shave signs.

Upon arrival at the yard sale:

YARD SALE FOR A CAT?
IMAGINE THAT!
SATISFYING TREASURE!
BEYOND ALL MEASURE!
RED ROCKET FARM

Upon departure from the yard sale:

YOU SHOULD FEEL GREAT
YOU HELPED KITTY'S FATE
WITH LIVES, ONLY EIGHT
WE THINK YOU'RE FIRST RATE
RED ROCKET FARM

Full story here on the Red Rocket Farm webpage.

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Kerbal Nostromo

The crew from Alien (1979) Kerbalized.


Done with The Kerbalizer (Full $2 version) with a few additions.

Ok, this didn't turn out quite as I'd hoped, but I am kind of proud of Harry Dean Kerbal's Hawaiian shirt.

And Yaphet Kerbal is rockin' that blue headband!

Kane, Lambert, Dallas, Parker, Ripley, Brett, Ash.


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The Life Aquatic with Steve Kerbal

Since Time Immemorial, Kerbals have stood on the shore of their ocean and thought, "How do I get to the bottom of that thing?"

I attempted to be Kerbal James Cameron (Or, if you're Old School, Jacques Piccard and Lt. Don Walsh in the bathyscaphe Trieste in 1960, to Challenger Deep at the bottom of the Mariana Trench [wikipedia]), in Kerbal Space Program and dove to the deepest part of the Kerbin ocean.

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Kerbal Space Program: Climbing the Mount Everest of Kerbin, the Kerbal Homeworld

Hey, why should we go to the Kerbal Moon, when there are still so many problems to solve here on Kerbin?

Thus far thwarted in my efforts to get to orbit, let alone the Kerbal Moon, in Kerbal Space Program, I've taken to exploring Kerbin, my Kerbal Homeworld. I've basically been geocaching.

I thought I'd try to scale the highest peak, the Mount Everest of Kerbin. It's across an ocean from the Kerbal Space Center, up near the Kerbin Arctic, in a range of mountains equivalent to the Kerbin Himalayas. Mount Keverest?

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LiveJournal HTML test

Needs more movement! The HTML marquee command:

The new documentary Jodorowsky's Dune coming soon to an arthouse theater near you!

Also, I cried a little when I realized no current browser seems to support the old HTML blink....
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New COSMOS: Episode 1, B-

So I liked the new COSMOS, but some of the details irked me. When you're at Mercury in your "Ship of the Imagination", the Sun doesn't look as large as a light-bulb you're staring at from six inches away. And there were a lot of bits like this. Asteroid and Kuiper belts that look like something out of Empire Strikes Back. Other satellites zooming by a few hundred yards from the International Space Station. Somewhat misleading depiction of the history of Giordano Bruno.

I'll assume the first episode was more of a primer to introduce new viewers to the concept of the show who never saw the Carl Sagan one, and hope it improves from here.
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Snowman Life Cycle


2014-02-13, Johns Creek, Georgia. Mouth made of old AA batteries. Nose is a Hot Wheels Goodyear Blimp. Eyes are two halves of a plastic Easter Egg. Lighted red helmet lamp will be a beacon at night for people lost in the snow.

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