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5 Questions: The Middling End

We’re halfway to the finish! Today’s multiple-choice 5 Questions quiz: The Middling End

The Late Movies: Marathon Finishes

In 2009, I ran the Philadelphia Half-Marathon. It was the hardest, most awesome thing I’ve ever done. Since then, I’ve stopped running regularly, but still can’t resist watching other people cross the finish line. The last few moments of a race are the most exciting and even if I have no idea who the runners [...]

Recirculating Gravy Fountain

The finish is crude, but that just adds to the charm. Anyway, the concept is brilliant: an eternal fountain of warm gravy. Instructables user turkey tek rigged this arrangement based on a peristaltic pump powered by an electric drill. Link via J-Walk Blog