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Dammit Lenny. I was pulling for you. "I don't know how long he's been there, but he's been there for a little bit and he's seen kids come and go." If you read the book on your fancy island to study the story and the character, you would have known that Cinna is a new stylist. I know, i know, this is absurd, but it's… » 3/15/12 10:22pm 3/15/12 10:22pm

What a fulfilling use of pennies and duct tape, and fulfilling project in general. This took a grand total of a couple minutes. Thank you for making my useless pennies into something functional so quickly *bow*. I don't know if I will use this often as I have a Nook and am in the beginning of A Song of Ice and Fire,… » 8/23/11 9:12pm 8/23/11 9:12pm

So I ran Hardware Diagnostics a few times (Windows 7) and the SMART Short Self Test has failed three times, and the Targeted Read Test has failed twice. I've read that this is serious and that it might fail soon. The harddrive is covered under my warranty, but until I call, what do you guys suggest? Is this just a… » 7/29/11 10:42am 7/29/11 10:42am

I'm gonna go for it when mine ends at the end of the month, I think. Out of the 52 purchase I made under Amazon Prime, 39 of them were under $25, and most if not all of them were with 2-day shipping which is really invaluable. Still, I'm gonna wait until the last day. » 7/12/11 11:05am 7/12/11 11:05am

I looked up an n-back game when Lifehacker did that article on it last week and found Brain Workshop. I found that I suck at committing to habits right away, so I'd slack on the recommended 20 sessions (25min). So perhaps breaking it up and gradually getting to 20 can make it a better habit. » 6/16/11 12:58pm 6/16/11 12:58pm