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Cat vs. Internet

This is basically me and Orson. Click through for the whole shebang. [via Jenny]

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October 12 asides

The last 3 years The story of how ex-NFL player Drew Strojny became a successful WordPress theme developer. Scientific American: Why broadband service in the U.S. is so awful The Stranger: What it feels like for a Teabagger: Two pollsters try to legitimize an illegitimate “movement,” with an assist from their leader Glenn Beck Fora.tv: […]

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Scott Pilgrim trailer #2

Video: Scott Pilgrim vs. The World – Trailer (HD) This is definitely my most eagerly anticipated summer film. There is little doubt that this movie will be awesomeness.

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Thursday Top 5

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R8ZVZRsy8N8] Women in the world of gamingInteresting presentation on how women are treated by the games industry. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YjzNccVbbec] Boop beep boop boopBig things have happened for Meekakitty/Tessa since the last time I listed one of her videos in the Thursday Top 5. She won $100,000 in a competition on YouTube (which she said she’ll use […]

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TLcElvbTtuU] Chip Kidd and James Ellroy: A Mutual Appreciation [via Zeldman] Alternative Press Expo this weekend!Sadly, their site kinda sucks, and doesn’t give even a glimmer of how cool this event is. Here is my description of the cool stuff I saw at the 2007 event. I went last year too, but I never had […]

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PACT underwearNew company PACT makes undies with low global impact. Here’s a good article about them at GreenerDesign: “PACT Underwear Blends Organic Cotton, Nonprofits and Short Supply Chains”. http://d-9.com/vid_widget.swf?vsrc=http://flash.sonypictures.com/video/movies/district9/d-9/interview_2.flv Report non-humansTeaser for the film District 9, which came out last week. The science fiction film looks like an interesting take on racism. [Sorry about the […]

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Thursday top 5+1

Cultural Revolution ArtifactsAn awesome Flickr collection. Surreal photosby Flickr member yves.lecoq The Dreaded QuestionA short comic by Kurt Huggins and Zelda Devon. http://mediaservices.myspace.com/services/media/embed.aspx/m=61002152,t=1,mt=video Randy Rhoads: Last Train Home documentary trailer leakedWhen I was 13 I first heard the song “Flying High Again” and my life was changed forever. I quickly became a huge Ozzy Osbourne […]

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http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=5205463&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 From Comic Book Panel to ScreenJust a week after I watched Hot Fuzz (hilarious, 5 stars) and learned that the director is the guy who’s adapting my favorite comic into a movie (Edgar Wright, who also did the amazing Shaun of the Dead), I randomly came across a film site featuring a video from […]

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z19zFlPah-o] Danny MacAskillThis is called trials riding. In my early mountain biking days Jason and I used to play at this sort of stuff, although he was waaaay beter than me; he even competed once or twice. I wasn’t serious about it. The height of my ability was to balance-ride along a ten-foot-long, six-inch-wide curb. […]

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Thursday Top 5+1

http://mediaservices.myspace.com/services/media/embed.aspx/m=9805283,t=1,mt=video BeatallicaI first wrote about this band in 2005 when Sony music was threatening them and shut down their website. Beatallica does live mashups of Beatles and Metallica songs, done in the style of Metallica. It’s pretty awesome. They have a bunch of videos on their site if you want more. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q3wAH77ZWJU] Where creativity comes […]

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