Oct 15, 2010

The Friday Shirk Report – October 15, 2010 | Volume 79


Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find 20 images, 10 articles and 5 videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy!

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A camel getting some head
The picture used for this Wikipedia entry is perfect
Check the look of this badass Korean protester
Bringing a classic illusion to life, and it’s creepy
The ecstasy of victory
This manata ray is… gigantic!
Try out these word scrambles! Be sure to check the answer key at the bottom right to see how you did
You know those damn overhead compartments on airplanes?
Plus size toilet seats. Cannot be unseen
You want a photo-op? Well here it is lady!
Data killing it at the craps table
Damn Philosoraptor! Quit messing with my mind!
Nature rules
Cold blooded
The weirdest McDonald’s mural you’ll ever see
The ‘ol wraparound
Conclusive proof that the combination of any two awesome words makes for some kind of super word that beyond awesome
The Soup Gold Nazi
The creepiest ‘missed connection’ on Craigslist ever
Stare at the dot in the middle for 30 seconds, then look somewhere else

Awesome collection of panoramic photographs at Yosemite National Park
7 things you really don’t need to take a photo of [Oatmeal]
Did you know Mount Everest has around 200 dead bodies on the mountain, most in the exact position of when they died?
The Pirate Bay vs RIAA by Cracked
OkCupid analyzes the data of 3.2 million of their gay and straight members and posts some interesting results
The worst idea ever also produces some of the best pictures ever. Ensuing conversation equally excellent
Giant collection of old-school WTF photos
32 pictures to help you appreciate the awesomeness of nature
These reviews of Mount Everest are awesome
My friend Jeff put this together for the Vancouver Film Festival. Cool concept. 16 short vid clips. Can be rearranged in any order


This is why I’m Team Coco for life

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hSFbf0f4Ch8&fs=1&hl=en_US%5D

Banksy does the Simpsons Intro. It gets darker….

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DX1iplQQJTo&fs=1&hl=en_US%5D

Note to self: Avoid car chases in South Africa

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6kRa3K3ZqAw&fs=1&hl=en_US%5D

The Usain Bolt of goalkeeping

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6liJjDg9FLc&fs=1&hl=en_US%5D

Just another day at the office…

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dVXHOldtEuY&fs=1&hl=en_US%5D


kpM7x The Friday Shirk Report   October 15, 2010 | Volume 79

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