Archive for August, 2012

I paid $1 to see the Guggenheim for 30 minutes

Sunday, August 12th, 2012

The number one rule to seeing art museums? Don’t get there 30 minutes before the museum closes.   I broke the number one rule to seeing art museums. Ticket sales for the Gug ends 30 minutes before closing. I got there 27 minutes before closing and paid my $1 for pay-as-you-wish night (ironically, that’s actually all […]

What am I doing wrong?

Friday, August 10th, 2012

So after reading Steve Corona’s “College” blog post, I felt pretty bad for this guy living on $400 a week and sleeping on the floor to make ends meet. $400 a week is hardly enough to live comfortably, but I made it work. Like, I could pay for rent and food, but had to sleep […]

Panasonic RP-HX35 Headphones – Review

Thursday, August 9th, 2012

As one of the first people to actually get the RPHX35 (apparently), I want to get a review up quickly so the rest of you don’t have to drop money on a 0 reviews item. Pulling the RPHX35 out of its clear plastic box, you get the headphones all by its lonesome. That’s fine; I’ve […]

The Bizzare Cell Phones of Wally World

Saturday, August 4th, 2012

First up is an oddball Samsung phone called the C3300 Champ. Look at that, isn’t it the dinkiest little screen you’ve ever seen? Yet it’s solely a touchscreen phone! And reading its feature list, it sounds like a surprising multimedia powerhouse. “One-touch access” to YouTube FM radio with built-in antenna Stereo speakers 3.5mm jack   […]

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