Jan 25, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 25, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 25, 2010

STANDING ON THE SHOULDERS OF GIANTS Wilt Chamberlain and Andre the Giant Holding up Arnold Schwarzenegger on the Set of Conan Nanos Gigantium Humeris Insidentes: “Dwarfs standing on the shoulders of giants” is a Western metaphor meaning, “One who develops future intellectual pursuits by understanding the research and works created by notable thinkers of the…

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Jan 25, 2010

Maltese Falcon: Third Largest Sailing Yacht in the World

Maltese Falcon: Third Largest Sailing Yacht in the World

Photograph by Doyle Sails If you have an affinity for yachting and $100+ million in disposable income, the Maltese Falcon is all you. Should your preference lean towards a modest one week rental of the mega-yacht, it should only set you back about $600,000. For the rest of us aspiring mega-yacht owners that may…

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Jan 24, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 24, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 24, 2010

ALL PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS STARTED AS AMATEURS The Beatles in 1957. George Harrison is 14, John Lennon is 16, and Paul McCartney is 15 All That’s Interesting via Digg Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 23, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 23, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 23, 2010

BEER + GUN = FUN Photograph by Nebarnix B+G=F | The formula for success. Nebarnix on Flickr via SmashingApps Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 22, 2010

The Friday Shirk Report – January 22, 2010 | Volume 41

The Friday Shirk Report – January 22, 2010 | Volume 41

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find 20 images, 10 articles and 5 videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse 20 IMAGES – What the f*ck you looking…

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Jan 21, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 21, 2010

Picture of the Day – January 21, 2010

WHEN VLADY MET RONNIE MOSCOW [1988]: A young Vladimir Putin poses as a tourist during his KGB days. via Hot Air Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Jan 21, 2010

Amazing Animated Gifs are Back!

Amazing Animated Gifs are Back!

Back in April of ’09 when the Sifter was in its infancy, I made a few animated gif compilations. Nothing complex, just a sampling from my large collection laid over a tasty music track. Well it’s a new decade and animated gifs are still one of my favourite things online. So here’s the latest installment,…

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