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Monthly Archive for July, 2011

I have a friend that can’t hire day laborers.  When he approaches, they call him “Cat Food Man” and refuse to work for him.  And really, it was all just a big misunderstanding. He didn’t know about proper day laborer etiquette. PSA: When haggling on a project, the inclusion of lunch is usually understood. So, […]

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The rumors about…

“….FlimFlam Laboratories developing a mobile MindControl device, are highly exaggerated.  And equally, unsubstantiated rumors about Professor Conrad being attacked by a rogue biomechanical are clearly, misreported.” -PR Representative, FlimFlam Laboratories-

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A HamsterSquatch sighting!

HamsterSquatch was sighted late last night!  But for the first time ever, it was running from left to right, across the road!  And it was our first summer-time sighting! At first, I thought it was a baby bunny… but it had no fuzzy tail, nor did it have ears, nor was it actually hopping… that’s […]

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Drive like you…

… have 4 gallons of acid in the back… That definitely means “No sharp turns!”  And have you noticed that you never seem to have enough Hydrochloric Acid when you need it?  Well, we’re well stocked now, so no worries. Do you think it would be weird if your neighbor came over to borrow a […]

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Happy Birthday, Tesla!!

We celebrated in grand style!  THEGIANTBRAIN (TGB) made an appearance at Tesla’s Birthday Party, bringing with it the never-before-seen ENCEPHALON INSUFFICIENCY PROGNOSTICATOR (E.I.P) and the ATTITUDEADJUSTINATOR.  As always, the INQUISITIONATOR was available. THEGIANTBRAIN to provide several healthcare opportunities for the party guests.  The first step was to get diagnosed by the ENCEPHALON INSUFFICIENCY PROGNOSTICATOR (E.I.P).  […]

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The idea began to percolate in my brain, after playing with the solenoids that were used in the Xylophone experiment.  Watching the solenoids strike the Xylophone is really fun, and the fact that you get to hear music, while being visually entertained, is inspiring!  I was vexed by creating something new for a future event.  […]

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There is a burn ban in effect, which meant that the 4th of July would have to be celebrated in another way.  After racking our brains, we figured out that the opposite of a firework would be a liquid explosion…  Next, we needed to find the right medium. Fortunately, I remembered Maker Faire 2008, when […]

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