Posts tagged “accidents”

Vegetable Slicer Thumb

Officials determined the thumb piece belonged to a cafeteria worker who had severed the top of her thumb in a vegetable slicer this week.

Thursday News Two-Fer

Man Saws Off Hand, Shoots Nails into Head Bartron had shot several nails into his head with a pneumatic gun “because he could not stand the pain from the amputation.” Castro Says He Hopes Bush “Not as Stupid as He Seems” Castro said that “someone very strange, with very little promise, has taken charge of

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


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