Murphy’s Laws

I first heard of Murphy’s Law way back when I was a young teenager.
It was on an episode of the original Star Trek. I’m sure, as obsessively documented as the ST episodes were, that you could track down the exact show, as well as its original air date.
But today’s FamilyFirst piece isn’t about Star Trek. It’s about Murphy’s Law.
Today’s pick is called Murphy’s Laws Site: all the laws of Murphy in one place.
Do you have any idea how many laws Murphy has?

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Blender Defender

Problem: Your cat likes to get on your kitchen counter.
Ewwww. I don’t care how much you like cats, that’s bad. Cats use their feet to take care of litterbox business. You don’t want those feet on your kitchen counter.
How does one keep a pet feline from polluting the same area where one prepares one’s food?
Solution: the Blender defender.
It will take one moderately geeky person and $214 cash to solve this problem.

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125+ Linux Wallpapers

“Oh boy” you may be saying. “Here goes that bald guy again with the Linux…”
Well, relax. i realize that many of you just don’t feel ready to take on the challenge of learning a new operating system. That’s okay, it took me a while to make the jump too.
But in the meantime, you can at least show the world that you are in favor of freedom of choice when it comes to your computer’s operating system.
Today’s FamilyFirst pick allows you to do just that, painlessly, and in a fashion guaranteed to put as smile on your face.

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Anaimator Vs. Animation

Sometimes artists just need a smackdown.
I mean, who do these guys think they are?
They must think they are gods. Create an animation, then do whatever they want with it.
Sometimes this involves putting the hapless animation through a series of tortures for the gratification of the demented artist’s whims.
Ergo, it’s time for the animation to FIGHT BACK!

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Ugly Mailboxes

Almost all of us have some sort of receptacle that allows us to receive mail.
Most of these are nondescript.
Perhaps a slot in the door, or a modest receptacle hanging on the house, or maybe you have one like mine: the classic rounded-top aluminium model with the red flag that raises indicating mail needing to be picked up.
Then, there are the creative versions.
Some individuals choose the genre of mailboxes to express their creativity.
And sometimes, the results are UGLY!

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