Mar 5, 2021

The Shirk Report – Volume 620



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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



When you momentarily forget about the pandemic
One trip only, everyone knows the rules
Milkyway out here asking the important questions
Every damn time
Every week for the last year
That’s insane
They found a quack in the ice!
Memes, where are they now
Had to look at a map just to confirm
Feels like a participation medal at this point
What did you think was going to happen
Ever seen a cat with a bowl cut?
Anyone else forget the decameter even existed until right this moment?
When someone tells me a length in decameters
Time’s ticking
This is the way
Who can relate?
Until next week



I ate the world’s cheapest Michelin-starred meal, a $2.25 street-food dish in Singapore
I’m All For Letting the Free Market Decide Things Unless..
A Beginner’s Guide to NFTs
No One Food Item Is ‘Bad’ For You
Revolutions and NAND gates, eight cents, wholesale
In Iceland, 18,000 Earthquakes Over Days Signal Possible Eruption on the Horizon
Kobe Bryant, Jerry West and the draft workout that changed NBA history
The moments that could have accidentally ended humanity
Email and Slack Have Locked Us in a Productivity Paradox
How to Build an Artificial Heart


5 VIDEOS + Mjölnir















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