Aug 14, 2021

The Shirk Report – Volume 643



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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



Instant regret | Instant regret pt 2
Pump it
The clam before the storm
I just wanted you to know that I knew
This old supermarket got converted into a library and it’s awesome
Mime your business
Island hoppin’
Head boppin’
He passed by a truck carrying on the highway carrying highway signs
Yeah I’ll just wait under here, no rush
The way this corn field froze
The stabilizers on this ocean crane
When you set your mouse to the lowest sensitivity
That’s cold blooded
That’s amazing
Good one!
It’s all about the little things
Until next week



Why Even the Fastest Human Can’t Outrun Your House Cat
Inside the War on Apple and Google App Stores
The Man Who Lost $20 Billion in Two Days Is Lying Low in New Jersey
The 25 Most Significant Works of Postwar Architecture
A Single Male Cat’s Reign of Terror
‘Through the Wire’ and the Car Accident That Nearly Ended Kanye’s Career Before It Started
Google says it has created a time crystal in a quantum computer, and it’s weirder than you can imagine
Animals Can Count and Use Zero. How Far Does Their Number Sense Go?
Is water always the best choice on a hot day?
Astronomy Photographer of the Year shortlist















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