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Rex Sorgatz

Screenplay idea: Man gets amnesia and reconstructs his life from blog comments he wrote. Short film -- he kills himself after 11 minutes.

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Domain Days

A bunch of random domains that I own, which, when clicked on, redirect back to this site, for now:,,,,,,,,,, It's like a history of forgotten and future projects. Fess up, what are your weird domains?


I own (named after the movie). I think I've let all my other weird ones lapse.

posted by Doug at 12:26 AM on April 15, 2008

I smell meme! Quick name this (domains as a definition of who I am) before Andy gets a hold of it.

My domains are:

It's interesting to see the things I've actually worked on, the things I've thought about working on, and what I might work on sometime in the future.

posted by Gavin at 12:29 AM on April 15, 2008

Your list is even more fun, because it's like a game to figure out what the hell each one was/is going to be!

posted by Rex at 12:37 AM on April 15, 2008

Back from when I wanted to do video blogging. Not sure what to use it for quite yet.

posted by Kiyoshi Martinez at 1:09 AM on April 15, 2008

posted by josh at 1:28 AM on April 15, 2008

anything that has to do with high school debate, summer debate camps, etc... decent chance i own it.

posted by bietz at 1:56 AM on April 15, 2008 (a high-dea) (homer says this once on the simpsons) (why not ;)

posted by Ted Rheingold at 2:01 AM on April 15, 2008! Holy crap that is a great domain!

posted by robin at 3:22 AM on April 15, 2008

I guess when we die, and folks we will, our unused domain names be another sign of a failed life?
'' is the new 'Rosebud'

posted by dave at 6:03 AM on April 15, 2008

I've been holding onto:

Didn't really think it through. If the zombie apocalypse ever happens I doubt broadband connections will maintained for very long.

posted by JL at 9:46 AM on April 15, 2008

posted by rico at 9:59 AM on April 15, 2008

The first step in ANY business project is to buy a domain name, of course. Therefore I have about 50 forgotten domains from failed attempts. A few:,,, (ha!),, ... I could go on and on.

posted by Justin at 10:07 AM on April 15, 2008

So many horrible business ideas, so little time:

FlickrWhore(s).com (my version of

This is depressing...

posted by Tom at 10:40 AM on April 15, 2008

You're right. Depressing.

posted by Matt at 10:47 AM on April 15, 2008

posted by Olen at 10:59 AM on April 15, 2008

I recently discarded Kept:

posted by BrianVan at 1:08 PM on April 15, 2008

in a impulse moment, i purchased and with thoughts of an empire or some sort. like i'll ever have the time for that.

posted by kelly at 2:41 PM on April 15, 2008

Matt, you should set up with a mailserver... I'd use robin@googlezon :)

posted by robin at 2:50 PM on April 15, 2008

idea : nerdy charity website - auction off your unused and worthless domain names to help those that need the money.

posted by dave at 5:57 PM on April 15, 2008

Olen - I like What was it going to be?

Maybe there's something in that - the stories of lost domains. PostSecret for domain names?

posted by Gavin at 6:56 PM on April 15, 2008

Rex, I think this was one of our first bar conversations. (?)

posted by colin at 10:04 PM on April 15, 2008

Got a bit of a domain registration habit, and I don't even know which ones qualify as weird anymore: (look up absonous) (registered pre-Twitter) (seemed clever at the time, don't recall why)

...and that's not even the half of it.

posted by whitneymcn at 11:09 AM on April 16, 2008

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