links for 2006-01-31

Treehugger: The Moederfiets or Motherbike Awesome bike. I wish cities in the US were more like cities in the EU where these types of things are possible. (tags: bikes clever…

links for 2006-01-30

Jan. 28, 1986 | MetaFilter Shuttle memory from someone that went to the same high school the teacher-astronaut taught. (tags: spaceshuttle space obit) Long explanation of the space shuttle design…

droppin’ whales

I’ve been thinking about this and this which was prompted by this, and hearing that modern hiphop diss songs date back to vikings and even inuit people is really amazing….

links for 2006-01-29

Who fired the first musical shot? | Ask MetaFilter insult/dis/call-out songs go back to at least 1830, and way before. Crazy. (tags: music history hiphop) / Surface Material Design /…

True Crime, NYC

True Crime: New York City is a video game somewhat like Grand Theft Auto, except you’re a cop in the NYPD. The game is also known for having all of…