A very happy new year to you! Each week I rescue choice items from my Twitter feed before they slide off into the ether. Lots of linky goodness today for this “new year” edition! Enjoy!
[My apologies for some broken links in last week’s post, due to an odd three characters somehow added in the auto linking html. Weird. But fixed now!]
@SarahEOlson2009 Check out ‘Building a Rose Parade Float 2012′ (video)
[SEO: Today’s trivia: I worked on floats as a teen with an organization known as Petal Pushers.]
@Tao23 “Aw, look at the bots pushing Xmas gift card scams. How cute!It’s the most spammiest time… of the year!”
@heykim ~30 Best Google Doodles of 2011 (via @Mashable)
@Splinteredones new Maru hahahahaha
[SEO: FYI, Maru is probably the most famous internet cat. In this episode, he plays on his owner’s white sofa, which they must vacuum hourly. Never a shed hair on it! The extreme close up at the end is sooooo Maru.]
@Quotes4Writers For everyone who has ever missed a deadline
@AmazingPics Slow Shutter Fireflies by Tsuneaki Hiramatsu
[SEO: Beautiful images, even if they are about bugs. ;)]
@HealthyPlace “Some cause happiness wherever they go; others whenever they go.” ~ Oscar Wilde
@heykim Wow! Insane Sand Sculptures!
[SEO: “Dealing with topical subject matter ranging from the political to the playful, Jara creates sculptural masterpieces that give Ancient Greek classics a run for their money. Jara told The Huffington Post: ‘It’s just sand and water, and we’re just doing what we do, what we love to do.'” Just sand and water?! Some of them seem to levitate!]