Links

fueled by coffee
Gapers' Block
GB a/c
GB drive-thru
GB transmission
GirlReaction
loosetooth
me3dia.com
my flickr
my twitter
Out of 5
poise.cc
project: wall
weightshift
1954

Sites of Interest

Chicago Craft Mafia
Craft:
Design It Yourself
DIY Trunk Show
Instructables
MICA

Shop

Shop Le Weekend
poise.cc
Sugar & Spice
Threadless

Art for Sale

imagekind
RedBubble
Society6

Listening to

Eleni Mandell
PJ Harvey
Camera Obscura
THE POSTAL SERVICE
Neko Case
The Coctails
Rasputina
The Raveonettes

web comics i'm reading

Girls With Slingshots
Questinable Content
Dumbing Of Age

This page is powered by Blogger. Isn't yours?

Archives

09/2003   10/2003   11/2003   12/2003   01/2004   02/2004   03/2004   04/2004   05/2004   06/2004   07/2004   08/2004   09/2004   10/2004   11/2004   12/2004   01/2005   02/2005   03/2005   04/2005   05/2005   06/2005   07/2005   08/2005   09/2005   10/2005   11/2005   12/2005   01/2006   02/2006   03/2006   04/2006   05/2006   07/2006   08/2006   10/2006   12/2006   02/2007   03/2007   07/2007   09/2007   10/2007   12/2007   02/2008   03/2008   09/2008   11/2008   02/2009   03/2009   05/2009   09/2009   11/2009   03/2010   04/2010   06/2010   08/2010   11/2010   04/2011   06/2011   08/2011   11/2011   05/2012   11/2012   03/2014   06/2014  

 

Saturday, October 07, 2006

 

Man Of Ideas

As "the man of ideas that sometimes get donetm," I have many ideas that never get done. I've been thinking about some of those ideas lately, so I am going to list some of the more interesting ones.

1."The Crappy Chevy Cavalier Challenge", a race to doom using old Chevy cavaliers, first one to make it more than 4000 miles without fixing anything on the car wins. This race will have obstacles, and requirements, such as no updating of engine to make it run better, car must remain stock, but not necessarily in appearance. No oil changes or anything other than a gas fill up or two.

2. "The Greater Chicago Rickshaw Races", a rickshaw derby pitting teams of drivers and passengers against each other. Each team must build its own rickshaw, all rickshaws must be of a standard design provided by the organizers of the event.

3. "Urban fencing" think of a backstreet fight club but with fencing. Teams of fencers would face off against each other after the captain challenges the other team in a very public way, such as being slapped in the face at the opponent team captain's place of employment. All fights would be in back alleys and abandoned warehouses and sort of have a "highlander" sort of there can be only one feel.

These are but a few ideas, I'm sure I have more written down in a notebook or five, so I'm sure I will post them at some point.