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Pretzel’s at Ikea

This is from the Ikea store in South Philadelphia. I guess the Swedes don't practice the same grammatical rules as we do. I have no choice but to blame the language barrier here. (Thanks, Jon!)
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After the Deadline, Language Checking Software Used by WordPress, Now Open Source

Programming / Open Source : Ostatic (5 years ago)

If your blogging platform of choice is is WordPress, then you've no doubt noticed recent improvements to the way it catches spelling, style, and grammatical errors. That's thanks to acquisition of After the Deadline, a language chec... Read Post

IKEA Heights: covert soap-opera shot in an IKEA

Odd : Boing Boing (4 years ago)

The staff of the Burbank IKEA store covertly shot an episodic soap opera using the store's furnishing tableaux as sets. They call it "IKEA Heights." IKEA Heights (Thanks, Alice!) Man camouflaged as pile of paper at Ikea Ganging up I... Read Post

What's this robber's weapon of choice? A banana

Business & Finance : The Week: World Business (17 hours ago)

Orange you glad it wasn't a gun? Philadelphia police say a man robbed a convenience store earlier this week while pretending a banana stuffed in his sweatshirt was a weapon. The robbery took place Tuesday in the East Parkside neighb... Read Post

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