Semi-Regular Randomly-infrequent dispatches on click-worthy entertainments, art, interesting facts & more!
Today in home decorating: Gummi Bear Chandeliers. One is tall & elegant. The is globe-shaped & amazing.
A short, sweet article on the cherished L.A. tiki bar: The Tiki Ti
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).