Mixed Bag

Mixed Bag

Things don't belong anywhere else.

Eaten by Murphy
I know I just put this site on pause for a couple of days, but something just happened that I wanted to write about. Having worked late last night, I settled down for a little afternoon nap. I lay in…
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Help Fight Cancer of the Private Parts
Gill is participating in in The Underwear Affair, the BC Cancer Foundation’s 10K run/5K walk “for cancers below the waist” on July 8: Now, this is the first time I have raised money for a cause since maybe Girl Guides,…
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Oh Those Entrepeneurial Monks
I was channel-surfing toward the World Hockey Championships yesterday (Canada pummelled Norway, the poor bastards) when I halted on the CBC. They had a piece about the Trappist monks at New Melleray Abbey, who make caskets: Our caskets and urns…
Continue reading entry #3646
Additional items in Mixed Bag
Shave Everywhere
My Quest For New Ice Cube Trays
We Live in a Concrete Jungle
I Want a Customer Service Blog Aggregator
It's the URL Giveaway
You are the Sun, the Moon, the Cinderhide Armsplints of the Monkey
A Post About Lists
Flood!
That Bisexual Vegetarian With Questionable Hair Choices
The 'Boy Crisis' in Education
Reader Requests: Web Developer and Old Accordions
Two Quick PSAs
Congrats to Arieanna and Ianiv
Woman Gets Beer From Her Kitchen Faucet
US Faces Mortgage Madness
Hack Your Store Loyalty Cards
Bad Sweater Guy
The Power of the Suit
The Great Soup Panacea
Will Pate, Web Monster, is Looking for a Job
The Perfect T-Shirt
Does Advil Give Anybody Else Crazy Dreams?
ACME Humble Pie: A Fantastic Customer Service Experience
How To Name a Pet
60 Different Beers
Sarah Gave Birth on Her Bathroom Floor
Medic!
What the World Loves
Is the Slanket Just for Men?
Is Toastmasters for Me?
The Fashion Police Visit the Golden Globes
Envy
How Do You Protect Your Lap?
What is the Average Size of a House in Canada
These People Have Been Married for 60 Years
Yet Another Accident Below My Building
My Last Name Isn't Broadfoot
Choose Up
Random Stuff Sent From Your Fax Machine
Wedding Proposal of the Year
I Want My Jaffa Cakes
Weirdest Email of the Week
Better in Theory
A Blog of Bathroom Graffiti
A Flash Page That's a Joy to Behold
My Grandparents' Garden
Church: 1, Lust: 0
She's About Your Size
Man Killed in Catapault Accident
Remove Your Cuff Labels
Best Diet Soda on the Planet: Jones Soda's Wild Black Cherry
Man Makes $500K With Fake Dog Testicles
Hilarious German Lavatory Sign
Bees 1, Irishman 0
Making the Bride and Groom Kiss
Good New Hall Submission
The Perfect Wedding Slideshow
A New Niche: Gay Wedding Cards
Fruit and Vegetable Spray By the Fruit and Veggies?
Who Invented Cage Dancing?
Old School Flasher
Get Your Hemp On
The Skinny on Pleats
Open Mouth, Insert Lower Body
Building Sponsors are Getting Crappier
Workers, Working and Workspaces
Backless Lingerie
You'd Be Wise to Avoid Freedom 55 Financial
Am I Delivered From My Invoicing Despair?
Cameron Got Run Over By a Mercedes
Who's Getting Pregnant?
More Small Talk Woes
One Night to Leave the Leopard Print in the Closet
19 Socks and Counting
Interview about Tattoos
Superball Prank
How Not to Secure a Second Date
Bathing in Beer
Jury Duty or Final Exam?
Local Request: We Need New Cleaners
Anti-Bark Collars?
Your High School Nightmare Made Flesh
Last Minute Mother's Day Gifts
Is it Gay to Send Flowers to a Guy?
Photos from Our Birthday
Harris Tweed and Nike
I Own Land
Niche Dating Services
Trim Those Nose Hairs
Marco Beach Ocean Resort Get Litigious Over a Urinal
Seeing the Pope
Two Corporate Bits
Tod Maffin Gets His Ass Waxed
What's Russian for Shrinkage?
Community Lottery Tips
Getting Waxed
Beannachtam na Femle Padraig
Three More Textual Tattoos
The Serendipity of Jam
Textual Tattoos
An Eight Meeting Day
Photoshop Contest: When Robots Go Bad
Holy Nectar of the Gods
Flickr Gets Even More Postmodern
Monowi: Population One (Plus a Library)
What's the Deal with Cling Wrap?
Shoe Cake
Bad Idea Jeans, Belfast Style
From the Bed Office
Darren: 2, Rational Small Talk: 0
Worst Baby Names Ever
The Gayest Thing You've Ever Done
Two Amusing Videos for Friday
Update on the Coke Addiction
In Praise of Medium-Term Possessions
I'm Off the Coke
Is This Lamp Attractive?
Request: Product Display Designer
Overcoming Procrastination
Toboggan Run and London Underground
It's Scary When New Jersey Calls
What Does Your Tattoo Really Say?
Dating Woes (or Dating, Whoa)
Geoffrey Beene Makes Bad Shirts
Webmusement
Wallet Alternatives
Put Warning Labels on Your Children
Plugging People
More Small Talk Gone Awry
Potty Training Can Be Funny
Gross Photo of the Week
Worst Toys of 2004
Photoshopping Your Partner in Christmas Cards
More on Messing with the Service Industry
More on Having Children (Or Not)
Highway Covered in Chocolate, Wonka Unavailable for Comment
Nutty Scottish Beverage Du Jour
Darren: 1, Rational Small Talk: 0
Smoking Advocacy
The Real Life Cutter John
My Only Piece of Wedding Advice
Heather Wants a New Job
What Lyrics Would You Tattoo on Your Arm?
Buying a Dress Shirt
My Cologne Dilemma
Who is Your Hollywood Doppleganger?
Dead Like Me and Good Forensics
Backbends are So Energising
1958 Free iPods and Counting
Beauty Myth 1, Women of Canada 0
TGI Friday's Bacon Churner and Other Snacks
What's Your Tiny Neurosis?
That's One Amusing Felony
No Letter of Apology from UPS
How To Pick Up Girls in the '70s
Practical Clothing
I'm Giving My Shirt Back to UPS
Overheard in a Long Queue at the 7-11
Naming Your Children
Extra Safe or Ribbed?
Colorado is the BC of American Obesity
UPS Wants Its Shirt Back
Joining a Sorority
Buying My First Handbag
Riding Luas
Innovation from a Pizzeria
Faux Billboards
In Praise of My UPS Shirt
The Courier's Perspective
Two Virginity Links
Where's My +3 Staff of Confession?
Only 25% of India's Condoms are Being "Properly Utilized"
That's Some Browser Window
Union School Get Well Cards
Final Word on Sex Toy in Max Payne 2
Anything on Earth
I'm Out of Town for a Couple of Days
Does Liechtenstein Have an Army?
How Much Gold is there in Goldschlager?
Buy My Parents' House
At Least He's Honest
Wedding Cakes
Homing Pigeons Vanish During Race
The Amazing Sperm Race
It Ain't a City in China
Save the...I Can't Bring Myself to Say it
What Do You Think of the Interviews?
Horsing Around
Blogger Meet-up Round-up Up
The Truth about Giving Birth
Two Items on Midriffs
How Often Do You Replace Your Pillows?
I Bought a Linen Suit Today
The Starbucks Marathon
The Bathroom Diaries
New Term: On the Down Low
The Story of My Social Life
Sex Bracelets?
Follow-up to the Children Question
Why Children?
What Fresh Fruit is This?
Some Early Writing of Mine
Fake IDs Go High-Tech
Let's Talk Alumni Associations
Patent: Method of Swinging on a Swing
Sweat and Breaking in a Ball Cap
Get your cuddle on
Party Photos
Reminder de Soiree
10Socks Update
A Klingon to December Wedding
I Have a Massive Head
Universities and Gender
How Do They Dealcoholize Wine?
The Golden Ratio of Elevator Trappage
Ugh
A Terry Gilliam Moment
Plan B
The Economics of LSD
Hell Houses: Get Scared, Get Saved
My Danish Socks Arrived
Another Flowers Update
Another Update on Flowers for Al and Don
The First Time, Professional Style
Celtic Fest, Vancouver Style
Talking to Strangers
Do You Give the Gifts Back?
My Office
Holy Crap, Cathy's Getting Married
Why Isn't Couscous More Popular?
Gender-Neutral Bathrooms
Most White, Middle Class Dream Ever
A Paean to Online Grocery Shopping
My Lousiest Songs
Follow-Up: Poached Eggs
How Do You Poach Your Eggs?
Ashes to Ashes
The Vintage Clothing Gender Gap
The Car is Sold
Gender Differences
A Lesson in Sunblock
Cheeses of Nazareth
An Inside Bet
Dogs Know About Fire and Water
We're Back on Mars
I Got Almost Nothing for Christmas
Music at the Gym
It's Not Gay If It's With a Spaniard
Christmas Gifts, One Last Time
The Weekend of Hedonism Begins
The Perfect Guy
More on the James Dewey Watson Bobblehead
One More Shopping Tip
That Yuletide Spirit
House Smells
She's About Your Size
Dispensing with Old Clothing Samples
The World's Biggest Liar Competition
Best Ear Plugs Ever
Bird Note
Ever Dream of Being a Roadie?
Born to Hand Jive, Baby
Is Stubble Sexy?
My Manbags
Fluevog Stigmata
Falling Back
The Hungover Gourmet
Jobs I Have Had
British Schoolboy Uniforms
Gone to Calgary
I Saw an Awful Thing This Weekend
He Got Beard
Mennäänkö avantoon uimaan?
Caption Contest
Locks of Love
What Do You Call These Things?
Fighting the Good Fight
Graphic Design of the 20s and 30s
Next Week, Free Crack

 

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