Another Music Top Five Friday October 11th, 2013

It has been a while since we did a music Top Five so I figured I’d put another one together. I once told a friend that my taste in music is either a little ahead of the curve, or extremely behind the rest of people’s music tastes.   For example, I didn’t hear about Imagine…read more…

Top Five Friday September 27th, 2013

Good Friday to you all!  It is starting to be more fall-ish across the country and that is a good thing.  Even in the south, we are seeing a break in the oppressive summer heat and humidity.  I know this sounds like a lead in to a fall themed Top Five, but it isn’t.  …read more…

Top Five Friday September 20th, 2013

Good Friday to y’all! This week, the Top Five will explore the vast expanses of the Netflix Instant library.    Netflix Instant, if you didn’t already know, is a online streaming service that provides happiness on demand.  Anyway, the library is large and can be a little daunting for those having no idea what to…read more…

Top Five Friday August 30th 2013

Here we are again!   It seems like every week we have a Friday…  Wait… This Friday, the Top Five has found a lot of cool things on the interwebs.   We’ll shake up the way that you think you should count, look at foods and flags, see a really cool trick, have a new…read more…

Music Top 5 Friday August 9th 2013

There’s a pep in my step and a song in my heart for this week’s Top 5.  I’ve been listening to some new music this week and thought that it would be great to share some of that music in this week’s Top 5. 1.) Trampled By Turtles-Wait So Long from Justin Gustavison on Vimeo.…read more…

A Hipster Top Five Friday August 2nd 2013

hipsterlogo

Welcome back.  As you all know it is top five Friday, but you knew that before it was cool.   I’ve been feeling kinda hipster-ish this week so I figure it is time for a hipster themed top five. This week, we’ll check out how to create your own hipster logo, where to find other…read more…

Top 5 Friday: June 14th

Well, here we are again.  I know, it seems like just yesterday you were reading about accents, the Simpsons, and cell phone usage.   Now its that time again.  Here is your Top 5 Friday. 1.) Here is number 1.  Or should I say 0?  The number 0 has some really weird properties.    Numbers have…read more…

Farewell Top 5 Friday Plus Five : May 31, 2013

Ai Weiwei

I bid adieu to Poka Yoke Design. This is my final post. Hopefully my random clusters of photography, art and weird viral videos were memorable or at the very least, sparked some interest outside your normal perception, world, what have you. Thanks to everyone for reading, browsing and any general scrolling through the blog, Facebook,…read more…

Top 5 Friday : May 17, 2013

Liu Bolin

1. Often referred to as The Invisible Man, Chinese artist Liu Bolin, paints himself into the scenery, a metaphor for ‘…those who are rendered invisible by the Chinese government, by consumer culture or simply by the circumstances of history.’ 2. Are you a New Yorker? Do you sound like a New Yorker? Well, If These…read more…

Top 5 Friday : May 10, 2013

1. David Foster Wallace gave a commencement speech entitled, This is Water, eight years ago at Keynon College. Take a listen and learn something from one of the former luminaries of the English language. ‘You get to consciously decide what has meaning and what doesn’t. That is real freedom. That is being educated.’ 2. John…read more…