Technical Difficulties Are Evil

You probably didn’t notice, but we had some technical difficulties this weekend that prevented us from our planned live broadcast of the turkey race. We also had technical difficulties with almost every other video production we had planned. One camera was found to be missing its cord, so none of the footage could be taken…
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At The Farmers Market

In the space of one summer and the tiny bit of fall we’ve seen, the Tuesday afternoon Farmers Market has gone from a quiet affair known only to a few to a pretty big deal, with people waiting on the sidelines for the selling to begin and as far as I can tell, twice as…
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Coin Tosses Are Not Fair

Coin tosses aren’t fair after all, and they don’t have a 50-50 chance of landing heads or tails. But it’s not because one side of the coin is heavier than the other. If you have a coin with no ornamentation at all, it’s still going to have a slight bias. Why? Well, it has to…
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Shoes Glorious Shoes! And Toys!

Yesterday they blocked off the street and threw a Crazy Days sale type thing downtown. The streets seem to be back to normal today, but I believe a lot of the businesses are still having fabulous sales. The shoes above are from Center Sports, and the shoes below are from Brown’s Shoe Fit. But there…
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Why You Should Never Give Muppets Coffee

If you feed a mogwai after midnight, it becomes a gremlin, but if you give a muppet coffee at any time, apparently it becomes a psychotic violent coffee-crazed lunatic. Jim Henson‘s ads for coffee company Wilkins feature pre-muppets Wilkins and Wontkins and they feature a fairly repetitive pattern. Wilkins asks Wontkins if he likes Wilkins…
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