Mar 26, 2009

Theme Thursday – things to do when you’re bored

Beware, this is full of timewasters!

 

Practice your shadow puppet skills:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Basic-Shadow-Puppets/

 

Make a Yip-Yip costume and dress up for buying groceries:

http://www.instructables.com/id/Yip-Yip-Costume/

 

Learn some useful knots, practice on every piece of available string you can find, including shoelaces already on shoes:

http://www.realknots.com/knots/index.htm

 

Learn the Norwegian names of a bunch of flowers – or just look at the pretty pictures:

http://www.kristvi.com/testdb/flora1.php

 

The most adorable cartoon ever, about a kitten. At only 3 minutes an episode, you owe it to yourself to at least watch one:

http://www.narutowire.com/318/Chi%27s-Sweet-Home

 

How about some addictive flash games?

http://www.eyezmaze.com/

 

Watch Korean, Japanese, Taiwanese dramas. Remember to have plenty of tissues available, these are tearjerkers!

http://www.mysoju.com/

 

Some look fun, some are strange, others are just plain ugly:

http://tackyweddings.com/

 

Translate any text from original language to any other, then translate it back. Repeat a couple of times. Laugh at result:

http://www.tranexp.com:2000/Translate/result.shtml

 

This will make you feel like a better baker. Guaranteed:

http://cakewrecks.blogspot.com/

 

How not to list your house/apartment for sale:

http://www.lovelylisting.com/

 

Older than the Internet’s grandmother, but still hilarious -  Dogs in Elk:

http://alumni.media.mit.edu/~solan/dogsinelk/

 

Robots in the Victorian Era:

http://www.bigredhair.com/robots/

(PS: It’s not real. Didn’t prevent a lot of people from thinking so, though. Another oldie.)

Now you have no reason to get any work done for a few hours. You’re welcome! :p

3 comments:

ViVy said...

=))
thank you!

mymaterialvoid said...

ahhh amazing...I am was looking for ways to procrastinate a little more! :D

Marte said...

Always happy to help :p