Sep 3, 2021

The Shirk Report – Volume 646



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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



Me vs my to-do list
Me procrastinating instead
Worst diagram ever
Meanwhile in Alaska
It’s common courtesy really
Back to school with a back to school gif
Pretty cool, but feels over-engineered
Turbo boost!
Everybody felt that
Watching that cursor like a hawk
Really looking forward 2 it
Now that’s how you sell a laminator
The way this watch tells time
The zoom on this camera
Same same but different
My favourite window in the world
Story time
Made me smile
Until next week



The subtle influence of the Moon on Earth’s weather
Meet the Little-Known Genius Who Helped Make Pixar Possible
What If People Don’t Want ‘A Career?’
The strange race to track down a missing billion years
Taquile: Where manliness is based on knitting
In an Increasingly Noisy Arctic, Will Narwhals Fall Silent?
Gift Card Gang Extracts Cash From 100k Inboxes Daily
Nothing Can Eat Australia’s Cane Toads—So They Eat Each Other
What personality are you? How the Myers-Briggs test took over the world
The Cotton Tote Crisis


5 VIDEOS + smile filter















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