Mike Beversluis

Tuesday, March 30, 2010

upstairs downstairs

Check out the stair-climbers at my gym...


Tuesday, March 23, 2010

this is why I always check the _____ instead

“Any word you have to hunt for in a thesaurus is the wrong word. There are no exceptions to this rule.”

Stephen King


Monday, March 22, 2010

In which I keep privation away from the b-in-law's door for another day

I picked up a pair of these Cole Haans the other day, and their Nike-inspired air soles are actually very, very comfortable. Good job E et al!


Wednesday, March 17, 2010

Unhappy Hipster is the new Stuff White People Like

They are absolutely killing:

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Tuesday, March 16, 2010

Last of a breed?

Cool narrated air-show video of a F-22 doing its thing. [via] Given the rising costs of these development programs and the explosion of UAV's, I wonder how many more manned fighter jets there will be?


Ted Frank on Toyotas

Don't believe the hype: Theodore H. Frank: I am not afraid of my Toyota Prius. Pardon me if this is trite, but is anyone surprised that Toyota's getting whacked around after GM was nationalized?


Here comes the sun

March has played out with its usual drizzly self, and this would make a lovely umbrella for the girl about town.  $225 is too spendy, but I appreciate the sentiment. (and, as I may have implied, a sunflower would work pretty well too, no?)


Friday, March 12, 2010



Being a man

Scott Adams keeps a tally of his Man Points through a day.  Apparently it's a lot more complicated than I thought.


Thursday, March 11, 2010

Round and round

Very cool - flickr's season wheel.

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All I want for Christmas

Even with the puke-green color, or perhaps because of it, and definitely because it's not the usual FJ or Scout, this Nissan Patrol 4x4 is very, very tempting. Hope you find a good home, little buddy.


Tuesday, March 09, 2010

Coolography 33

Oscars edition.

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Sunday, March 07, 2010

coolography 32


What else for #32 than a set of '32 (okay, and one '29) highboys?


Friday, March 05, 2010

slightly trippy

Ultra-3D illusory painting (I guess that's what you could call it)


Tuesday, March 02, 2010

Signs and messages