Tag - insomnia

Carrotblanca

Your Weekend Justice #96: Gum the Curly Wurly

It’s Weekend Justice: the podcast that takes your New Year’s resolutions and breaks their back like they were a steroid-infused Batman villain. This podcast was engineered–some might say over-engineered–by experts to...

Celebrating Ten Years of Insomnia

Chazz is absolutely right. The URL Needcoffee.com was first registered in 1998. It is now 2008. And even I, the English Major, know enough maths to figure out that’s an excuse for a year-long party. (As if we need a lot of help with...

Orexin A: Please Hurry, We Need You

Ken sent over this Wired article which could prove to be the dawning of a new day. A new day, in fact, that we’re not looking at through bloodshot eyes: A nasal spray containing a naturally occurring brain hormone called orexin A...

Alfred Hitchcock

Happy Birthday, Alfred Hitchcock

Alfred Hitchcock--the master craftsman of suspense. Not only could the man put together a mean movie (no pun intended, sometimes) but he had a wicked sense of humor.

Useful Sleep Compression: Where I Do Sign?

Ever have those times when your brain is going ninety to nothing and you can't sleep? Ever wish you could get by on four hours sleep but you need eight? Hold on, brothers and sisters. They're working on it.

Energy Fiend’s Caffeine Database:...

It’s always impressive when something good gets downright better. Energy Fiend has updated their caffeine database so you can tally up your intake on any given day and see just how much of the substance of the gods you have consumed...

Clocky: My Perfect Alarm Clock

I had seen this when the prototype was first around and couldn’t wait until somebody started selling it for real. Well, the wait’s over. MAKE Blog gives us the headsup that Clocky is now for sale at the low-low price of $49. What...

Odds and Ends for 2-20-2006

Chocolate Russian Roulette? Why do I get the feeling that Siege, myself and possibly Doc and Bailey will be playing this game at some point in the not too far flung future? Found via Boing Boing. We need this man for testing right now...