Archive for date: January 26, 2006

Athletics pick up former White Sox 1B, Frank Thomas

January 26, 2006 | Baseball, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Bitchin’. The A’s pick up White Sox veteran Frank Thomas for a one year deal. He gets a guaranteed $500,000, plus up to $2.6 million in bonuses if he says healthy through the season. The White Sox cast the veteran adrift in 2005 because of his injuries. That’s really the big question: will we get […]

Simplest DIY motor demo

January 26, 2006 | General, Toys and Gadgets | By: Mark VandeWettering

Courtesy of, here’s just about the simplest motor that I can imagine. Only 4 parts (battery, wire, screw, magnet). Too cool. Technorati Tags: Science Fair