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Thursday: September 17, 2009

Five things to hate about HDTV according to MSNBC.Five things to hate about HDTV according to MSNBC.

MSNBC doesn't care for black bars. Or television stations that don't broadcast correctly. Or overpriced HDMI cables. Or the messy artform that is color calibration. I don't like them either.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 4:28 PM | Tags (10) | 1080i | 1080p | 720 | calibration | hatred | hdmi | hdtv | hidef | msnbc | overpriced |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 39 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 11, 2009

Eight signs that you're an energy-hogging jerk.Eight signs that you're an energy-hogging jerk.

If you refuse to turn off your computer, take long hot showers, leave the TV on, idle your car, crank up the AC, leave the fridge open too long, use unneccesary lighting equipment and/or drink bottled water then you are a jerk.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Self Improvement @ 4:06 PM | Tags (8) | electricity | energy | environment | hog | jerk | msnbc | power | usage |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 20, 2009

Life expectancy reaches all time high in the United States.Life expectancy reaches all time high in the United States.

Good news everyone! Seventy-eight years is the new magic number.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 1:10 PM | Tags (3) | expectancy | life | msnbc |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 6 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 17, 2009

Twelve surprising signs that you'll live to see a hundred.Twelve surprising signs that you'll live to see a hundred.

Start liking rasberries in your cereal and pretend to be thirteen years younger than you actually are.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Life @ 7:42 AM | Tags (4) | age | life | msnbc | signs |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 53 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: August 11, 2009

The top five best video game power-ups according to MSNBC.The top five best video game power-ups according to MSNBC.

Giant mushroom, FTW.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 2:40 PM | Tags (5) | gaming | powerups | msnbc | mario | mushroom |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 37 Clicks | Posted by Vin


A list of America's most kid-friendly cities just for you.A list of America's most kid-friendly cities just for you.

One word: Orlando.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Travel @ 1:53 PM | Tags (5) | disney | kids | msnbc | orlando | travel |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: July 14, 2009

The top five reasons why modern games beat retro ones.The top five reasons why modern games beat retro ones.

Not in full agreement with this article as both types of games have certainly have their moments at any given time. Also, isn't this a little pointless to discuss since one genre wouldn't have existed without the other?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 3:37 PM | Tags (4) | gaming | modern | msnbc | retro |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 26 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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