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Monthly Archives: June 2008

painting the suzuki v-strom exhaust shield

29-Jun-08

after seeing it done on various v-stroms, I decided this is a look I want to sport – My Ninja Wee. removing the heat shield is simply unscrewing two hex screws: naked pipe doesn’t look half bad: I used krylon fusion camouflage ultra-flat black spray paint: the goo gone is here because I screwed up […]

diablo three cometh

28-Jun-08

the diablo 3 trailer: a gameplay / narrative vid: My estimate D3 release date — Q4 2010*. * based on nothing scientific. More info and eye candy over at the official blizzard diablo III page.

animated gif friday iii

27-Jun-08

friday, yeah baby! in related news, new futurama came out three days ago (june 24th!) holy crap!! previously on AGF, dumb and dumber.

blackberry freeware apps!

27-Jun-08

big time wasters here free blackberry games. going to have to add some of these games and other apps to my bb pearl. [via my fav and least fav site, slickdeals.net.] related: be sure to check out my review of the blackberry pearl 2 where I posted some more links to great free BB apps.

panda practice for the twisties

25-Jun-08

japan gets the best commercials

24-Jun-08

so I need some scotch-brite for a project I’m doing this weekend. as for most things I need, I do a lil web research. I stumble across this ad for scotch-brite. looks old fashion, but it’s probably just retro old school. I dream of genie inspired?

700 mile observations of new 2008 v-strom 650

24-Jun-08

having just passed 700 miles (it started at 1!) and getting the ehh-ok at the 600 mile service – $170, overpriced oil change much? – I’ve noticed the bike running more and more smoothly and enjoying it more as well. from shifting to the power curve everything seems less jittery. part of this I am […]

2009 suzuki v-strom changes

24-Jun-08

the 2009 models have just started appearing on suzuki’s product website. here’s the scoop: colors: – 2009 V-Strom 650 ABS comes only in gray, 2008 is flat black (here’s mine!) – ’09 WeeStrom non-ABS comes in orange and gray, ’08 in flat black and wasp yellow. cosmetic changes: – gray version has matching gray rims. […]

animated gif friday ii

20-Jun-08

previously, knight rider turbo punch!!

2009 suzuki v-strom 650

18-Jun-08

it looks like a tiger. grrr. while not exactly my style, I dig it. especially like the blacked out exhaust cover. I will have to paint mine… Update June 24 ’08: I researched and outlined the differences between the 2008 and 2009 v-strom – there are only a few. Update June 30 ’08: I painted […]

fitness todo – one hundred pushups

18-Jun-08

I’ve always had an issue sticking to doing push ups regularly due to my bum elbow (it’s like arthritus/tennis-elbow/nerve damage but not.) it’s always been something I’d like to accomplish – that is, being able to do a shitload and reap all the benefits (superficial and otherwise.) I’ve seen firsthand how effective they are as […]

*hoot hoot* I need an owl nap

18-Jun-08

If you’re a lark, apt to wake as early as 6am, and go to sleep around 9 or 10 pm, you’re going to feel your nap need around 1 or 1:30 pm. If you’re an owl, preferring to go to bed after midnight or 1am, and to wake around 8 or 9am, your afternoon “sleep […]

the visual definition of gay

17-Jun-08

you know, because they are so flipping happy. [img via jezebel & splashnews]

what do you see in this photo?

13-Jun-08

appropriate image friday

13-Jun-08

as I work from home today, naturally still in my underwear, I’m overjoyed to not be stuck in the grind.