Children’s Letters to The First Lady Michelle Obama

These quotes are from I Live Real Close to Where You Used to Live edited by Lauren Hall. They feature letters that were written by children sent to The First Lady Michelle Obama.

Tigers are one of the animals I like. They are getting hunted down for clothes and furniture!

I have a pet. His name is Bird. He is a rabbit. I know it’s confusing.

{via MsSweeney’s}

Build A LEGO Death Star Ornament For Your Christmas Tree: Aw, Itty, Bitty, Superweapon of Doom!

Remember the Death Star? That ultimate weapon of doom that was part of the main plot in the original Star Wars movies? Well, this Christmas, how about making a small and cute version out of LEGO bricks for your Christmas tree? I have to say that it’s hard to make a weapon of xenocide cuter.

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Reasons Why the iPod Is Still Our Favorite Music Player

113010_rg_IpodLove_01.jpgApple iPods have been around for a long time and we’ve been using them for years. We’d argue iPods remain the music player to beat when you’re shopping for new media players, since they’re easy to use and offer lots of storage space. Here are some of the reasons why iPods are still our favorite music players.

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Dress Up That Dresser As A Home Entertainment Center

When you’re looking for a suitable way to store and use a mini home theater system in your bedroom, you got to get creative with what you choose. While this type of dresser isn’t necessarily only for the bedroom, it makes us think of lying in our beds and watching a movie over the holidays.

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Steam-Powered Record Player: Taking Steampunk Too Far

It looks like someone is taking the whole steampunk thing a bit too far with this steam-powered record player. Would you want one? Seriously, I wouldn’t. My Technics SL1200s does the job fine. However, this thing is still pretty amazing.

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Kisai Light Speed: From Tron to Your Wrist In No Time

As you might have guessed, this new Tokyoflash watch isn’t easy to read (what else is new?) but it does looks pretty spiffy. The white version definitely makes me think of TRON: Legacy. There’s also some good news! It’s pretty affordable, compared to some of the other watches that they’ve created.

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