Webtacular World Issue # 36, August 10, 2014

Really? Iraq again? At least the Israel – Palestine ceasefire seems to be holding for the moment.

STORY OF THE WEEK (8 min. read)
What: Back To Iraq
Why: Because this is why we can never leave the mess that we created.

LAW THING OF THE WEEK (3 min. read)
What: Monkey Law
Why: Because monkeys can’t actually own property (haven’t these people seen Planet of the Apes?!).

SCIENCE THING OF THE WEEK (4 min. read)
What: Cat Hack
Why: Because now you can finally put your cat to work.

SPORTS THING OF THE WEEK (5 min. read)
What: Beer > Baseball
Why: Because I am pretty sure I go to baseball games primarily to overpay for beer in a crowd rather than watch men stand around and occasionally hit a ball with a stick.

MOVIE THING OF THE WEEK (3 min. read)
What: The Comic Is Better Than The Movie
Why: Because this is especially true for the new TMNT movie (sigh).

MUSIC THING OF THE WEEK (8 min read)
What: Too Many Festivals
Why: Because I am still rocking out at Outside Lands regardless of the bubble. Listen along with me, or just listen in any order you want.

PHOTOGRAPHY THING OF THE WEEK (10 min. look)
What: War Through The Ages
Why: Because soldiers have been carrying essentially the same thing since humans decided to get together in groups to kill other humans in different groups.

LITERATURE THING OF THE WEEK (6 min. read)
What: Cat Man
Why: Because some guys really like their cats.

FOOD THING OF THE WEEK (5 min. read)
What: Yelp Louder
Why: Because Yelp is actually making the food you eat better.

VIDEO GAME THING OF THE WEEK (3 min. read)
What: Twitch Pulls A YouTube
Why: Because the largest game streaming sight just limited audio access to thousands of older videos, and potentially paved the way for a competitor to provide a better service.

INTERNET THINGS OF THE WEEK ()
What: Does What It Says; How To Get All Your Ducks In Order; This Is Why I Don’t Do Triathlons Anymore; What Not To Do At A Music Store;
Why: Because Internet.

THING YOU SHOULD GET BRIAN OF THE WEEK
What: The Original Heroes In A Half Shell
Why: Because Brian deserves it.

Webtacularly yours,
Brian
Managing Editor, Webtacular World
The Internet You Didn’t Know You Needed™

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