Semi-Regular Randomly-infrequent dispatches on click-worthy entertainments, art, interesting facts & more!
A collection of "honest" movie posters that replaces the standard hype with titles & text that more accurately portray the film's content. Example:
Yahoo! Answers allows anyone to pose a question to the ENTIRE INTERNET. Sometimes the questions & answers are informative, helpful & intelligent; more often they result in a Yahoo! Answer Fail.
Artist Kumi Yamashita's impressive work combines mechanics, light & brilliance:
Today, on Hanttula.com's "IT CAME FROM eBAY..." is a rather intriguing 1930's police fingerprinting kit. What would one do with this? I have no idea. Still, pretty cool...
OK Go's highly successful video for "This Too Shall Pass" was a lot of people's first introduction to the mechanical-stylings of Rube Goldberg, but people have been building contraptions that mimic his mind-boggling style for some time. Evidence: this Breakfast-making...
The band OK Go has the unenviable task of having to constantly outperform themselves in terms of their music videos (evidence: their video for Here I Go Again). In their new video for "This Too Shall Pass," they have have succeeded again:...
Unhappy Hipsters provides new (and seemingly insightful) captions to the coolly modern home/homeowner photos in magazines like Dwell*. *Dwell, just for the record, is probably the best home design magazine around.
Я очень рад, ведь я, наконец, возвращаюсь домой translates to "I'm very glad because I'm finally back home." That translation offers no explanation for this amazing video...
A few selections from FoodBeast.com: The Bacon Beer Mug The Bacon Guy Lombardi Trophy The Bacon Gingerbread House The Bacon Cheese Turtleburger
"For English-speaking people who want to talk to and be understood by jazz musicians, hipsters, beatniks, juvenile delinquents and the criminal fringe." How to Speak Hip with your instructor Geets Romo.
I love these beautiful cover designs from Jim Tierney:
Tonight! In San Francisco... BarBot 2010: the third annual festival of Cocktail Robotics! "BarBot is a celebration of cocktail culture and man-machine interface. Get a drink from an actual robot. Chat up a snarky electronic bartender. Listen to some graceful tunes...
A Brief History of Pretty Much Everything: a flipbook animation that covers the history of the universe... as related to our planet (and Western cultures in particular).
Cute Things Exploding takes popular, cute videos and makes the subjects of the video explode. Example: Here's a perfectly innocent & cute video of a kitten making a 'surprised' gesture: Here's that same kitten with the "Cute Things...
Julia Child cooks up some primordial soup in this video for the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum exhibit 'Life in The Universe':