This is the kind of item that gets a professional surveyor excited.
The DNR's Matt Dontz found this original cedar survey post in a stream near Atlanta, in Montmorency County recently. The General Land Office of the U.S. government did the survey of Michigan's townships in 1850. The post was set to mark a section, or quarter corner and were driven into the ground each half-mile. It was preserved by the water, Forestry and Surveying experts agree the find is extremely rare, even with today's GPS technology.
Louis CK Nails Fatherhood in this poignant essay.
What man wouldn't want a skill this essential...folding a shirt. And this quick tutorial shows you the fastest way to give all your short sleeve shirts a crisp fold.
He is, the luckiest cat ever.
While in Toronto to introduce screenings of his classic films (Drunken Master, The Legend of Drunken Master, and Police Story), martial arts legend Jackie Chan stopped by George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight to recount his Best Story Ever. And boy is it ever: Chan recalls the time he met another martial arts legend, Bruce Lee, while shooting a bit part in Enter the Dragon, and the two, as Gawker.com says, hit it off right away
Behold the latest breakthrough in the evolution of skate — the All-Terrain Electric Skateboard! This rechargeable, battery-operated board zips from 0 to 19 m.p.h. in 3.5 seconds, over surfaces never before possible, like compact sand, dirt and grass. The rider uses a remote control for acceleration and braking, and can travel 7 to 10 miles on a single charge. For non-powered riding, simply shift into neutral