Tag - how-to

How to Selectively Add Captions to Images in...

Tips I Realized While Typing This Up: This was written and is being used on WordPress 2.7. It might work on 2.6x, but I didn’t try that. So be aware. Also, this works for me because I don’t use the visual editor when writing up a...

How to Get Your Free WiFi Using Your...

Okay, this might have been painfully obvious to everyone but me–it wouldn’t be the first time that’s happened–but sitting here in Starbucks this morning I was stymied by a broken process. How do you get the two...

Modern Art Costumes

My Kid Could Paint That… And Wear It...

Evil Mad Scientist Labs has a great group costume idea: go as a modern art exhibition. The only suggestion I would make to improve upon this idea is, at a big Halloween party, have one of you “dressed” as Munch’s The Scream...

How to Measure a Cat’s Volume

The folks at Evil Mad Scientist Laboratories, dedicated as they to providing you practical, real world solutions to the blistering questions of science, give you DIY instructions for determing the volume of your cat.

How to Promote Both Literacy and Telling...

A neat little Instructables how-to on turning a hardcover book into a clock. Not only is it stylish and imaginative, but when people walk into your home and say “Say, I remember those: is that a book?” you can club them to death...

Solo, Jabba Wants You for His Queso Dish

This is kinda cool: it’s a how-to for creating a Han Solo frozen in carbonite with a side of queso. As the creator mentions, you can do whatever…I think you should have a set of them: one for queso, one for the vegetable tray...

Weekend Justice Links: Books and Music

Here’s the first half of what we covered in the last Weekend Justice. Audiobooks: Audiobook of the Week: The Night Listener by Armistead Maupin. From Harper Audio. Children’s Audiobook of the Week: Stone Fox and Top Secret by...