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Monday: January 4, 2010

Gamer pays $330,000 for virtual space station.Gamer pays $330,000 for virtual space station.

...$330,000 for a fully-equipped space station, boasting multiple biodomes packed with exciting hunting opportunities, a thriving bar, and extensive shopping and reincarnation facilities. Sounds like a bargain, but there's one drawback: it's not real.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 6:21 AM | Tags (11) | gamer | online | virtual | space | station | money | currency | dumb | silly | crystalpalace | entopia |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: December 23, 2009

The top ten Christmas carols of the 2009 holiday season just for you.The top ten Christmas carols of the 2009 holiday season just for you.

A very entertaining collection of carols for the whole family. Be sure to use these when caroling around the neighborhood, you'll be sure to elicit some kind of reaction from families and friends. Merry holidays.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 6:43 AM | Tags (6) | carols | christmas | funny | holiday | letterman | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 29 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: December 22, 2009

Brand new Microsoft patent encourages your avatar to exercise.Brand new Microsoft patent encourages your avatar to exercise.

According to this new patent it looks like your Xbox 360 avatar will be able to closely resemble your real-life physical appearance. In some cases, you may be locked out of additional levels and other features until your avatar meets certain health demands.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interesting @ 6:26 AM | Tags (7) | microsoft | xbox | patent | application | exercise | avatars | gamestop |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 4 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: December 14, 2009

The top ten signs you're already having a bad holiday season.The top ten signs you're already having a bad holiday season.

7. Need two hands to count number of times you were electrocuted by Christmas lights.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 6:45 AM | Tags (4) | holiday | letterman | season | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 34 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: December 11, 2009

The top ten Wii games of 2009 according to MSNBC.The top ten Wii games of 2009 according to MSNBC.

My Nintendo Wii has gathered some dust as of late (mostly due to the addition of the Xbox 360 in my household) - perhaps some of these titles can rekindle my interest in the console. Look out 480p, here I come.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Video Games @ 3:42 PM | Tags (7) | gaming | videogames | nintendo | wii | games | 2009 | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 340 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 30, 2009

The top ten signs that you may have over-ate on Thanksgiving.The top ten signs that you may have over-ate on Thanksgiving.

4. You receive personalized 'Thank you' note from the president of Butterball.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 6:34 AM | Tags (5) | letterman | topten | butterball | turkey | thanksgiving |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: November 4, 2009

Five annoying YouTube clichés that need to be banned.Five annoying YouTube clichés that need to be banned.

My favorite bit is how the guys go extra far to sound chummy and casual. 'Hey dudes, this is just a streetwise gang of ruffians like yourselves! BUY OUR PANTS.'

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 8:04 AM | Tags (8) | youtube | cliches | urlesque | mileycyrus | viral | videos | stopmotion | annoying |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 29 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: November 2, 2009

An entire website devoted to simple desktop wallpaper just for you.An entire website devoted to simple desktop wallpaper just for you.

I am a neat freak when it comes to my computer desktop icons and wallpapers. This site has some awesome options for those of us who like to keeps things simple and neat. Insta-bookmarked.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Artsy @ 3:09 PM | Tags (7) | artsy | awesome | desktops | downloads | minimalist | simple | wallpapers |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 79 Clicks | Posted by Vin


The top ten signs you attended a bad Halloween party.The top ten signs you attended a bad Halloween party.

8. Scariest thing at the party is the expiration date on the onion dip.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 7:26 AM | Tags (6) | bad | funny | halloween | letterman | party | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 25 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: October 28, 2009

The top ten signs that you're watching a bad ghost movie.The top ten signs that you're watching a bad ghost movie.

6. Ghost torments people by making delicious paella and not sharing it.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 7:32 AM | Tags (7) | bad | ghost | horror | letterman | movies | scary | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 10 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: October 20, 2009

The top ten signs that you received a bad flu shot.The top ten signs that you received a bad flu shot.

8. Now that you think of it, it's a little weird that the doctor's office was on the D train 

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 11:38 AM | Tags (7) | letterman | flu | shot | signs | doctor | health | topten |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 36 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: October 13, 2009

HP decides to make a spill-proof laptop for clumsy people.HP decides to make a spill-proof laptop for clumsy people.

Neat, a laptop with a central drain. Why hasn't anyone thought of this before? This would have certainly come in handy a year or two ago when I spilled a gigantic can of Arizona tea all over my then precious laptop. C'est la vie.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 3:21 PM | Tags (6) | gadgets | clumsy | laptop | spills | hp | popsci |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 518 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: October 8, 2009

Sony pulls the curtain back on world's lightest laptop.Sony pulls the curtain back on world's lightest laptop.

For $1,299 you can get a Sony laptop that weighs in at a mere 1.6 pounds with an eleven inch screen. Other specs include a 2ghz processor and a battery with 12-14 hour lifespan (debatable given on how you use the laptop).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 8:04 AM | Tags (8) | affordable | laptop | lightest | netbook | price | sony | vaio | weight |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Tuesday: September 29, 2009

Dell pulls the curtain back on new slim laptop with wireless charge station.Dell pulls the curtain back on new slim laptop with wireless charge station.

For those wondering, charging via induction takes exactly the same amount of time to charge as with a regular cord. You just get to do it without messy wires.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Gadgets @ 7:36 AM | Tags (8) | charging | cords | dell | gadget | gizmodo | induction | laptop | latitude |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 17 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

The top ten reasons you should visit New Zealand presented by the Prime Minister.The top ten reasons you should visit New Zealand presented by the Prime Minister.

5. Get the whanau together, stay in a bach, crack open the chilly bin and slap on your jandals.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 7:44 AM | Tags (6) | funny | letterman | newzealand | topten | travel | visit |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 28 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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