Procrastinate on This [Friday Edition]

1. Got a few nerds on your holiday gift list? Well we’re going to be featuring a of ton of gift ideas in the month to come. But if you want to get all your shopping down like right now, then check out this one. [i09’s Ultimate Futuristic Gift Guide for 2011] 2. I love, love, love these 33 Unusual Tips to Being a Better Writer. My especial faves: 1) read before you write (good excuse!) 2) Take a dump everyday, and 3) Be honest. [The Altucher Confidential] 3. As it turns out, John Barrowman, who plays my favorite TV bisexual of all time on TORCHWOOD is both badass and quite kind. [Topless Robot]  4.  I guess my vow to keep up with the music scene after my daughter’s birth has fallen to the wayside, because I had no idea who Skrillex is, I guess that makes me out-of-touch/old. Ah, well… [“The Old Person’s Guide to Skrillex” via Gawker] 5. As much as I dislike Orange County, I’ve got to give them props for this beyond clever gingerbread AT-AT, which is on display right now at their Discovery Museum. [BoingBoing] 6. Former FaN Blogger, Kelli Bielema has a great post about how to pull off a fun, fashionable, and fabulous girls night out over at her blog. [Shindiggery] 7. Fun fact: If you got stuck in an airlock, it wouldn’t be the lack of oxygen that would kill you but the carbon dioxide poisoning. Good times! [i09] 8. Friendly reminder for those of you with flexible spending accounts and insurance cut-offs to get your new pair of glasses before the end of the year. If you live in Los Angeles, I highly recommend the place where I got mine. They literally won’t let you...