Bring Back the Classic Cut
How can you tell if you have too much time on your hands? You have too much time on your hands if you have the time to put up a Web page and create an online petition calling for the "return of the classic cut" Subway sandwich. The old style, we are told, holds more vegetables, and is easier to eat, while the new "hot dog" style looks like "somebody gutted a muskrat." If you agree, feel free to sign the online petition and go to bed tonight feeling like you've made a difference in the world.
Make Your Own Movie
Making your own movie has never been easier. With Make your Own Movie Online you can choose a background scene, characters, animated action, dialog, introduction and ending credits, all online. Once you've completed your epic, you can email it to friends. If you want more movie options, register (for free) and you can use even more features, such as the ability to save or edit your movies.
Naval Historical Center FAQ
Believe it or not there are over 170 questions answered here. You might wonder how anyone could come up with that many questions regarding the history of the Navy, but might be surprised by the range of subjects they cover. Questions answered include the origin of Dog Tags, a UFO Research Guide, a Bermuda Triangle Fact Sheet and a Navajo Code Talkers' Dictionary.
Children at Work: 1908-1912
If you hate dragging your sorry butt out of bed on Monday morning, think of what it would be like to "work a mile underground from the shaft which is 500 ft. down." And be 14 years old to boot. Or working as a Western Union messenger starting at age 12? The photos belong to Lewis Hine who spent many years traveling the country and documenting children in the workplace.
What the Heck Is Emo Anyway?
Turns out the name of the latest style of music is short for emotional. Emo covers a lot of styles of "emotionally-charged punk rock" and the site has been designed to bring us all up to speed, as it were. The author introduces us to the various styles, tells us which records are essential and includes a brief history of the name as well.