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Tuesday: March 23, 2010

A handy tutorial on how to fix a stripped wire on your beloved set of headphones.A handy tutorial on how to fix a stripped wire on your beloved set of headphones.

This has happened to me more times than I can remember specifically with a certain line of Sony headphones. Next time this happens I'll be giving this tutorial a whirl before running out to the local Best Buy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:15 AM | Tags (6) | headphones | stripped | wire | instructables | dip | plastic |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 46 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: December 11, 2009

The Big Dipper constellation gets an upgrade via brand new star addition.The Big Dipper constellation gets an upgrade via brand new star addition.

Alcor, the bright star that forms the bend in the dipper's 'handle,' has a dim red dwarf star orbiting it.  They've put out this very pretty image, in which Alcor is renamed Alcor A, and its newly-found satellite star is called Alcor B.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Space @ 6:39 AM | Tags (10) | abcnews | addition | alcor | bigdipper | formation | improvement | satellite | space | star | upgrade |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 17 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 13, 2009

Yes folks, it's never too late to get your high school diploma.Yes folks, it's never too late to get your high school diploma.

Turns out to be a sweet story actually.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Neat @ 7:28 AM | Tags (3) | diploma | highschool | elderly |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 13 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 10, 2009

Skinny-dippers looking to break world record.Skinny-dippers looking to break world record.

Clark Griswold approves of this.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in World Records @ 7:47 AM | Tags (5) | dipping | records | silly | skinny | world |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 38 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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