How Do You Say “Tab Sweep 12” in Uzbek?

In which I post, with little or no comment, a variety of unrelated things that are cluttering up my browser and/or newsreader…

Kasatochi Volcano is erupting way out in the Aleutian Islands and Alaska Airlines can’t fly into Anchorage: “The entire state is unflyable.” (via Seattlest.)

Better living through optometry: Big Anime Eyes (via BoingBoing.)

Why doesn’t the Kool-Aid man shatter when he smashes through a wall with his trakemarked “Oh, YEAH!”? Good question! (via Coudal Partners.)

This video of logic gates made out of dominoes reminds me of The Tinkertoy Computer. (via BB.)