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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=dTY8-XPhTzQ] Joss Whedon on HumanismThe popular writer and director of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Firefly” fame recently received the 2009 Lifetime Achievement Award in Cultural Humanism, previously awarded to people such as writer Salman Rushdie and Greg Graffin of the punk band Bad Religion. The above five-minute snippet comes from his speech which was […]

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Review: Paranoid: Deluxe Expanded Edition

Universal Music Group and the Sanctuary Records Group have released in the UK a three-disc special edition of Black Sabbath’s influential second album, Paranoid. This new version of the album features the original album, plus bonus versions of all the songs, a DVD containing a “Quadraphonic mix” apparently made in 1974, and expanded liner notes, […]

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How Peeps are madePhotos: Inside Just Born, the manufacturing factory of marshmallow Peeps in Bethlehem, PA. http://www.hulu.com/embed/O5lOpBelkZRtB3XnfX-usw Twitter co-founder Biz Stone on “The Colbert Report” last week [7:10 min] http://www.hulu.com/embed/vX0kl8t8ziypQROYrFGGSA Osbournes Reloaded: Episode 1I had no idea there even was a new Osbournes show. I only learned about it through someone’s tweet. It’s kind of […]

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Metal albums as early graphic design influence

When I was in junior high school, way before I learned there was such a job as “graphic designer,” I was into two things: heavy metal and art. Well, okay, three things. Girls were on that list too, but most of them avoided me. Mostly because I was into heavy metal, come to think of […]

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Tower Records RIP

Posted on hitsdailydouble.com by Mike “Little Mountain” Tausig: “So, many of you know that I am the Director of Retail Operations for Tower Records in northern California. Some of you may know that Tower has been for sale for some time, and weathered some pretty monumental challenges with bigbox and the internet. As of today, […]

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Invasion of the little people

There were all these little people at work today. Am I being politically correct? What’s the correct term? Age-challenged individuals. Rugrats. Kids. It was Bring Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day (their emphasis) at CNET, so a slew of kidlets were being ushered around my floor, where all the funtime activities were happening. Pizza […]

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