Rob Cockerham went around his neighborhood and estimated how much his neighbors were paying in electricity charges for their Christmas lights. For the house above: 2,135 watts = 26¢ per hour.
Enjoy this animated video/yule log and 90 minutes of White Stripes music. Image: Screengrab READ THE REST
This official John Lennon video for "Happy Xmas (WAR IS OVER)," the 1971 antiwar anthem from John and Yoko and the Plastic Ono Band (which was flagged last year on YouTube as age-restricted and possibly upsetting to some viewers), needs to be unflinchingly looked at now more than ever. If ever there was a year… READ THE REST
In Tennessee, this goat got into the Christmas spirit by enjoying some whipped cream in a Starbucks cup, December 4. Surrounded by a Christmas tree and wearing festive apparel, MaDolly the goat can be seen licking at sprinkles and foam on the top of the cup in footage captured by her owner. MaDolly is one… READ THE REST
Admit it … we've had a tendency to let a few things slide over the past 18 months. Stuff like your personal grooming. Hey, if you never have to leave the house, why shower and shave and clothe yourself properly? If you gave in a bit — maybe even a bit too much — just imagine… READ THE REST
If you're a fan of The Dude, you already know that a rug can really tie a room together. Well, you can certainly argue the same out of a quality lamp. While the rug does its work at ground level, a lamp casts its glow in a full 360-degree spread, maintaining just the tone and… READ THE REST
Look, not everyone can be a writer, and there's no shame if you're one of the many who has made peace with the fact that sterling prose just isn't in your wheelhouse. However, that realization doesn't absolve you or your business of the consequences. Whether you're a wordsmith or not, someone has to craft a… READ THE REST