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If it is expensive it must be good.

MaxPower October 19th, 2007

So I found this blog post about this guy who spent 4 pounds ($8 bucks) for a cheese sandwhich in London. That in and of itself isn’t surprising, but what was more interesting is that this guy is a ‘pop-economist’ and linked to a new book/study out by another economist that says that the placebo […]

Where’s Willy?

MaxPower January 25th, 2006

So I have been on this interweb for a long time. Hell R4NT.com was established back in ’01. But I had never heard of www.whereswilly.com or www.wheresgeorge.com They are websites (Where’s Willy is the Canadian site – Willy is Wilfred Laurier) that track money that you spend as they travel around the country. On the […]

Bounce This Around!

Dijita May 13th, 2005

Thanks to a friend, here are some handy uses for Bounce sheets. Great Tip….Who woulda thought? The US Postal service sent out a message to all letter carriers to put a sheet of Bounce in their uniform pockets to keep yellow jackets away. The yellow jackets just veer around you. And all this time you’ve! […]

Ray Liotta Sighting

Ian Harding May 11th, 2005

Was just in the Starbucks at the Marriott… downtown Calgary… and saw Ray Liotta. Apparently he’s in the city filming his next movie “Comback Season”. I thought it was kind of cool. It’s not too often you come across a celebrity, especially since I don’t see one everyday.

Photoshop CS2 & Counterfeiting

Ian Harding May 10th, 2005

Thinking about manipulating some currency? Think again… apparently Adobe has been pushed by the government to include currency scanners in their software. http://www.tinotopia.com PS CS2 can detect specific currency elements and prevent you from opening, editing, and printing a document that contains those specific elements. I’m yet to test it out…