Here are some links to some fun stuff. Some of them
will keep you entertained for hours. OK, maybe just a
few minutes but I found myself addicted to the simple game of
Smack the Penguin. Don't link to it if you don't have
||Design your own contraption and make it do
things. I can lose myself for a long time here.
||See how far you can smack him. Click
once to drop the penguin and another time to get Yeti to
swing the club. My highest was 587.1. There
are many variations on this game. Check out some
of the rest at http://penguin.omnihosts.net/.
My favorite alternate is the
Be VERY careful that you don't start this without having
some time to feed the addiction!!!
||The Yeti and penguin are back at it.
This time you have to hit the penguin with a snowball
and force it into a target. Harder than Smack the
Penguin. Your cursor aims the snowball. My
highest total on this one so far is 581.8. Here
is another link to a smaller and faster file.
||Such a simple game yet "most addicting."
Such a moron I am for not even making it to 10
||Alright. This one got me addicted
too. I finally got 5 in a row but it took a while.
||Another HUGE time waster when you have
nothing to do. Takes a little time to load.
||Just like it sounds--pen tricks. Do
tricks with a normal pen and just one hand. Be
sure to click on the video section for great demos.
Pen Tricks is part of a larger group of known as
Superhandz. Check out some of theirs stuff too
for card tricks, coin tricks, etc.
||Here's another time waster. Hold
down the mouse to raise the spear, then let go at just
the right time for distance but don't go past the
rocks. You don't have to log in to play.
||Addicting car game in flash.
||Some really cool stuff here. Click
on the squares at the bottom for each time waster.
||Is there no end to the addiction?
Wow, lots of addicting games here. You'll figure
them out on your own after a couple of tries.
||Type some words in and let it read to
you. Then save it as a file. Click Here for example.
||A quiz to see how smart you are
Ink Blot Test
|You've heard about it, now take it.
General description of who you are, more if you want to
spend $14.99. Use a bogus name and email address.
||Personality tests, IQ tests, Entrepreneur
||More tests that detect certain things
about your brain. Take the smile test to see if
you can spot a fake smile vs. a real one.
To The Future Monopoly
||Print out a Monopoly board with a Back To
The Future theme.
||Dissect a frog. What the
heck--dissect a bunch of critters.
||Can this page really read your mind?
||Lots of games here that you can play
||Another set of arcade games.
||What can I say? More games!
||Yet another set of arcade games.
Click on the games square on the first page.
||Would you believe it? More games!
||You guessed it--More online games.
||"High Voltage Spider Killing
Game" in the flavor of Doom (you're the shooter).
||A Snood-like game. Requires
registration with user and password.
The Game of Risk Using Google Maps
||An interesting way to fuse a map site with
a game. It works!
||Solve simple puzzles with legos.
Watch it. If you like puzzles this can be
additcting. A little bit like the game "The
||Some EXCELLENT games. My favorite is
||Catch dragonflies with the frog's tongue.
|Make a Flake
||Make your own cool snowflakes and then add
them to the gallery for others to see..
||Come on, you know you want to. It
only wastes a little time. Nothing like Smack the
Penguin or Marble Mayhem (above) that wastes a LOT of
||Move the puppet to catch the popcorn gone
||Hold the mouse down to climb, let go to
drop. You'll want to try this one several times to
||Flash game to train and live like a Ninja.
||Pranks to play on your friends. All
||Make paper models of motorcycles, animals,
& seasons. Print out the templates, cut out
the shapes and follow the instructions.
||A collection of little-known secrets
||Shake it just like you would a real one
and watch the snow fly.
||Everything you always wanted to know about
||See if you can pick the live people from
the dead ones simply by looking at a picture of their
face. I almost put this one in the wacky links
because it's a little creepy.
||Can you guess the correct one? No
Magnifying Glass Fry
||Fry people by using a magnifying glass.
A little sick, but then, that's what I like!
and Worst Surveys
||Some surveys you can add your own answers
to for others to vote on. Need to be registered to
be able to do them all.
||Here are a bunch of
professors at MIT that study how we see things.
They have some nice illusions.
Bart Anderson must have been a former professor but he
has some nice stuff too. Check out his
Some of my favorites come from
Edward H. Adelson.
These will wack out your eyes and make you think
you've gone stupid. One of my favorites is
this one. But there are many more
Golems Of Light
||Wow. Lots of motion.
||Type in a phrase or even the URL to your
favorite website and see what it would look like if
spoken in say...redneck! Or maybe Pig Latin or
||Ever heard of backmasking? It was
real popular in the 80s where music groups would encode
a message in the music that you could only hear when
played backwards. Some were on purpose and some
weren't. This website will allow you to upload a
wave file and it will turn it backwards. Works
with any .wav file so you can hear anything backwards.
||What would you say, given one free minute
of anonymous public speech? Well...?
The Longevity Game
||How long will you live based on your
lifestyle and genes?
Stump Darth Vader
||Think an object and see if Vader can read
your mind. He'll belittle the snot out of you
along the way. But be careful, he starts getting
torqued off if he can't guess it after a lot of
questions! If he needs help, the Burger King will
give him a hint (you heard me right).
||Continuing on the Burger King theme (what
do these guys do when they're not flipping burgers you
might ask?), type in a command and watch the chicken do
what you ask! I tried "jump on one foot" and a few
others. He's a pretty literate chicken.
||Explore an animated world as you fly.
How Geeky Are You?
||How geeky are you? Find out with
your geek profile.
Person Shooter Creator
||Create your own first person shooter games
without any knowledge of programming or 3d modeling.
Costs around $45 but if you're into gamming this
software is COOL.
Spell with Flikr
||An interesting use of a script and a BUNCH
of small images.
U.S. Citizenship Test
||Could you pass the U.S. Citizenship test?
||Infamous. If you haven't seen it
then here it is.
Experimental Game Play Project
||Based on the idea that "complexity is not
necessary for fun" creators of these games must complete
the game by themselves and within 7 days. Some
pretty good games for such low development time!
||Wanna see what your tombstone looks like
when you're gone? Create your own and take a look!
Practical Joke Book
||I think I tried half of these on my little
sister when I still lived at home with her.
||Track dollar bills as they change hands
from person to person. Input a serial number and
if somebody else does the same, you can see where that
dollar has been spent.
||An oxymoron is something whos name means
the opposite of itself. For example, jumbo
Rubik's Cube for Speed
Speed Cubing World Championships
|When the Rubik's Cube first came out I
studied how it all worked and wrote down every
combination that made each square move to a certain
spot. After several weeks I finally solved it. I then
got faster and faster using my own algorithms. Then some
books came out on how to do it and they matched what I
already had. Dang! Why didn't I think of that?
On January 17, 2006, a guy solved it in 11.13 seconds--A
Here's a video of a guy doing it in 13.41 seconds
And another in 16.49 seconds
Gullibility Factor Test
||A nutritional test to see how much
advertising has brainwashed you about health issues.
Church Sign Generator
||Ever see some funny church signs on the
web? Some of them are fake because you can create
any message you want on them!
Independence Day Quiz
||Could you pass the same test given to
foreigners who want to become U.S. citizens?
||Put what you want on a cereal box then
save the image.
|Here's kind of a neat thing. Go to
the run menu (or hold down the Windows key and press R)
and type the following:
You will begin a game of Star Wars IV in ASCII text
Quick Intelligence Test
||You've probably already run across these
questions several times so I expect you to get 100%.
Google's Flight Simulator
||Fly around some of the major cities using
Google Maps. You can dive, bank, speed up and even
fire from the plane. But don't dive too much cause
you could crash.
Kadon Enterprises Game Puzzles
||Some fun little puzzles here. Some
standards and some I've not seen.
|Wanna play a prank on your friend?
Here are two links where you can fake a phone caller ID and have an automated
voice say something to your friend. Careful.
They record your I.P. address and can trace it back to
you if you try something stupid like threatening
Global Rich List
||Input your annual income and it will show
you where you rank in the world's richest people.