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Garfield Minus Garfield is a site dedicated to removing Garfield from the Garfield comic strips in order to reveal the existential angst of a certain young Mr. Jon Arbuckle. It is a journey deep into the mind of an isolated young everyman as he fights a losing battle against loneliness and depression in a quiet… Continue reading Garfield minus Garfield
Garfield is a comic strip by Jim Davis, who seems like a pretty good guy. A Markov chain is a probabilistic model well suited to semi-coherent text synthesis. Garkov is an application of the Markov model to transcripts of old Garfield strips, plus some extra code to make it all look like a genuine comic… Continue reading Garkov
We’ve been hard at work polishing our portable escape room kit and have come up with a few tips for anyone trying to do the same thing. #1: Febreze and ventilation You want as much air flow as possible. When you have multiple people moving energetically in a small space, even the nicer-smelling ones will… Continue reading Lessons Learned from Designing an Escape Room
“What is 66 Square Feet About?
It’s about gardening in tight spaces. It’s about how to live in a tiny apartment with a tiny terrace. It’s about friends, and inspiration and blackspot on the roses. It’s about food and cooking over an open flame. It’s about wine. And water. And watering…And picnics. It’s about Brooklyn. And South Africa. It’s about seasons without and within. It’s about where I go and what I come back to: a terrace twelve-and-three quarters by five-and-a-quarter feet wide.”
“This project started with a conversation with Human Resources and a ticket to Paris.
I had been working at American Express developing business in Europe. Lo and behold, my role moved to London, and I stayed in New York (hence the meeting with HR). It was a good thing though – I was excited about the possibilities ahead! But first my husband and I redeemed all our Membership Rewards points and headed straight to Paris with a beautiful guidebook in hand, Markets of Paris.
“Green Edge Collaborative NYC is a social network that connects people with businesses, organizations and the resources they need to build a sustainable future. We do this by hosting our own city-wide and neighborhood events, highlighting other events in the city and through this online network.
Here, you can join your own Neighborhood Supper Club or interest group and keep up to date with sustainability-related events around the city.
Get started now by creating a profile and join us in building a sustainable future together!”
“Welcome to Edible Finger Lakes, a new culinary magazine featuring Central New York. Edible Finger Lakes is dedicated to celebrating and promoting the regional food scene, with a focus on the many farms, vineyards, culinary artisans, chefs and home cooks, farmers’ markets, food shops, country inns, restaurants and cafes.
“We eat about 75,000 meals in a lifetime. I want all of them to be awesome.”