Staying in on New Year’s Eve? Me too, lots to do: ice cream sandwiches just don’t eat themselves. Here are some low-effort, time-wasting activities to keep you in a festive mood. Hope everyone has a swell time, thanks for another nonsense-filled year on the ol’ Internet.
Critique: Your friends sent you a lot of holiday cards, huh? Well, round up the ones that contain family photos and judge them from best to worst, posting your results on your blog, better yet, Facebook (people read that). Do not be afraid to point out bad photography, poor design or unfortunate outfit choices. Your friends will appreciate the advice and put out a better product next year.
Imbibe: Grab yourself a few of my favorite beers of 2008 and get yourself loaded enough to watch Robbie Knievel jump over a volcano:
- Yards Brawler
- Rowhouse Red
- O’hara’s Celebration Stout (thanks Todd!)
Flying Fish Belgian Abbey Dubbel
- Belhaven Wee Heavy (thanks John!)
Zone Out: Fire up your Zune and enjoy the sounds of silence.
Nitpick: Movie Mistakes of 2008
Stumble: Just install the StumbleUpon button on your toolbar (very easy), input your interests, then click away. Something intriguing usually pops up.
Squint: Read the classics on your cell phone.
Banish: Some worn out words and phrases.
Laugh… at Brett Favre! ha ha.
Listen: Three more gems from 2008: