I really like this Flickr Wallpaper Rotator. It takes a Flickr username or search term (“hong kong”, “puppy”, “flower”, “abstract”, etc.) and rotates matching photos from Flickr on your desktop every so many minutes, hours, or whatever. You get only the highest-quality photos if you sort by interestingness.

50 Greatest Cartoons Ever (with links to watch all of them online).

Album covers that spoof other album covers.

A woman is testing every principle, tip, theory, and scientific study she can find to achieve happiness. She’s tracking her progress in her blog, and she’ll write a book after one year.

Unlike Noel, I like year-end lists. From Rex‘s famous year-end list of lists for 2006: the year’s best art, overrated and underrated books, best movies, the year in ideas, 100 things we didn’t know this time last year, and best rock albums.

I look forward to Pluggd, a Google for podcasts. Search for a word spoken in any of a billion podcasts (me, I’m thinking sermons), then start listening right at that segment.

99 Strange Photos. And, 100 Wonders of the World. I’ve seen (in person) only five. How ’bout you?

Niagara Falls froze over in 1911 (photo) and 1936 (photo).