Sunday Night Open Thread

Well, the old week (and weekend) is done, and we’re getting ready for a new week.

Off to work in the morning. To earn money. To buy stuff.

Or, to earn money to pay for stuff bought with a credit card. Because we do that.

[The YouTube]

So, what’s on your mind? Got a joke? Link to share? It’s your turn, you know, because it’s Sunday Night Open Thread.

Who wants to start?

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The Illustrated Frank J: Believe Me, They Care a LOT About This Issue

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Link of the Day: Especially 3, 10, 14, and 23 (Which Is a Real Thing)

[Stilton’s Place]

30 Life Lessons

[23 reference link]

[Think you have a link that’s IMAO-worthy? Send it to harvolson@gmail.com. If I use your link, you will receive High Praise! (assuming you remember to put your name in the email)]

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Falling for You

[Misconceptions About Falling Objects] (Viewer #816,152)

The part about gravity having to overcome inertia to accelerate the object is a point that often gets left out of the discussion.

Also left out: because of air resistance, a heavier object will hit the ground first. The effect isn’t noticable over a 5-foot fall, though.

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Making the Best of the Available Options

Former President Obama reportedly made $400,000 for an appearance and interview last week at an A&E Networks advertising event.

Apparently they couldn’t afford the cool million he charged for staying away and keeping his mouth shut.

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This Is Why I’m Pro-Government-Shutdown

[High Praise! to Freedom Is Just Another Word]

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