TeeFury shirt brings Android geeks and Futurama nerds harmoniously together

first_imgIf you haven’t seen TeeFury.com before, you are missing one of my personal favorite internet addictions. The concept is mind bogglingly simple, and terrifyingly effective. TeeFury puts a single shirt for sale on their website for one 24 hour period. During that 24 hour period the shirt is $9 regardless of size, and offers many different sizes. Once that 24 hour period is over, the shirt is lost forever, unless the creator of the shirt decides to sell it themselves. The addiction comes from the daily need to check the website, to make sure you aren’t missing something good. Today’s addition to the TeeFury lineup is no different in it’s “must have” nature.Like Android? What about Futurama? What about BOTH? The artist responsible for today’s TeeFury offering blends the insanely popular animated series with the Insanely popular Android Logo to create a shirt that is bound to cause “the geek squeal” to be heard for miles around. Remember that it’s only available until Midnight EST, so go buy it NOW!AdChoices广告Read on at Teefury.comlast_img read more

Elk dies after leaping at low flying helicopter

first_img https://jrnl.ie/3850891 Elk dies after leaping at low flying helicopter The two people on board weren’t seriously hurt. Wednesday 14 Feb 2018, 7:45 AM 81,484 Views Share110 Tweet Email2 By Associated Press Feb 14th 2018, 7:45 AM 33 Comments center_img Photo of the helicopter after the crash. Image: Jared Rigby/Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office via AP Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this article Photo of the helicopter after the crash. Image: Jared Rigby/Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office via AP Short URL AN ELK LEAPED into a research helicopter that was trying to capture it and brought down the helicopter in a collision that also killed the elk, authorities said yesterday.The elk jumped into the chopper’s tail rotor as the aircraft flew about 10 feet above ground in a mountainous part of eastern Utah, with its crew trying to drop a net on it, said Jared Rigby of the Wasatch County Sheriff’s Office.The two people on board weren’t seriously hurt, but the elk died of its injuries Monday afternoon.The state-contracted Texas-based crew was trying to capture and sedate the elk and give it a tracking collar to research its movements in the area about 90 miles (145 kilometres) east of Salt Lake City.Helicopters are a frequently used and essential tool for monitoring remote wildlife in Utah, said Mark Hadley with the state Division of Wildlife Resources.The tracking collars help wildlife officials monitor elk migration paths and survival rates.The state captures about 1,300 animals each winter, almost all using helicopters, and yesterday’s downing of the helicopter was the first accident of its kind, he said.The crew had launched a net to catch the animal, but when that didn’t immediately work the pilot started to slow down so someone could jump out and hobble the elk, Hadley said.As the helicopter slowed down, the elk collided with the rotor, Hadley said.The helicopter was damaged on its tail rotor, right skid and underside, Rigsby said.State officials will review the incident that appears to have been a fluke accident, Hadley said.Environmental groups have protested the use of helicopters to monitor wildlife.The group Wilderness Watch is objecting to a plan to study mountain goats using helicopters in a central-Utah wilderness area, calling the aircraft “unnecessary intrusion into some of our most treasured lands,” according to the Deseret News.Read: ‘Victory for the victims’ – French court rules man who had sex with 11-year-old girl must face rape chargeRead: United Airlines plane forced to make emergency landing after engine cover rips apart mid-flightlast_img read more