Aug 21, 2020

The Shirk Report – Volume 592



Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting. Most images found on Reddit; articles from Digg, Kottke, WITI, Facebook, Twitter, and email; videos come from everywhere. Any suggestions? Send a note to



Me trying to hide from my problems
We still have much to learn from Mr. Bean
Stop hitting yourself
Big brain tactics
Well played
Existence confirmed
Act cool
Okay there’s a lot going on here
Red Beach, Hormuz Island
Kites that excite
How to properly eat spaghetti
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket leaving Earth
Advice from Dad
Jedi sheep
The Corona 15 is real
Boop twice for good fortune
Work smarter, not harder
Look out for your friends
Until next week



Was There a Civilization on Earth Before Humans?
An Oral History of ‘Steamed Hams,’ the Funniest Simpsons Scene Ever Recorded
When Women Crowdfunded Radium For Marie Curie
10 No-Cook Pasta Sauces for Summer
This app could end Apple’s monopoly — and Steve Jobs would love it
How ‘Twilight’ Ruined Google Image Search Forever
Scientific American Turns 175: The Language of Science
The Treasure Hunters of Block Island
Music’s 30 Fiercest Feuds and Beefs
The Coronavirus is Rewriting Our Imaginations


5 VIDEOS + your last day















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