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http://player.ordienetworks.com/flash/fodplayer.swf “Walk Hard,” The Music VideoI watched Walk Hard: The Dewey Cox Story last week and thought it was hilarious. Most of all, I was impressed by the amazing songs, plus the fact that John C. Reilly actually sung them all! The title track is an incredibly catchy Johnny Cash-esque tune that’s been going through […]

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The Boston Globe’s 2009 in Photos on The Big PictureI’ve posted this amazing news photoblog before, but their year-end round-up is always especially astounding. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3Z2vU8M6CYI] Beatles 3000What were the Beatles really like? [via Jenny] http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=8080943&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 TeuxDeuxA nifty web app for daily to-do lists. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zSgiXGELjbc] Carl Sagan, “A Glorious Dawn” featuring Stephen Hawking (Cosmos Remixed)The PBS […]

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Photo featured in LA Times

My photo of redwood seedlings has been featured on the Los Angeles Times’ website, alongside another holiday gift guide and mention of Save the Redwoods League.

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Alex BadyaevOlya turned me on to this guy’s great photos. He’s a professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at University of Arizona, but he also takes exceptional wildlife photographs, and designed his own website too. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cad8RHYKb_8] Truth or Fail with MeekakittyVery clever YouTube-based game where you click in the actual videos to answer a true […]

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Paperclip lampJust because it’s cool. Minty ForestJosh and Nina each took a photo every day in 2008, neither one knowing what the other was working on. Each morning, they posted their photos on Minty Forest side by side. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NCcQcOR93_A] TurfCreative dance/fight sequence (!) directed by Anthony Alba. This is the sort of creative film-making I […]

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LeftoversCecile Figuette takes a picture of everything she eats. Every day. [via Photojojo] “We didn’t know the Onion was not a real news site.”Two Bangladeshi newspapers republished an article from the Onion which “revealed” that the Moon landings were faked, then had to apologize to their readers later. http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=2169237&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 London: Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger3,328 still […]

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Building Black Rock CityDozens (hundreds? I don’t even know!) of volunteers and staff spend several weeks, in advance of Burning Man, turning a desert of nothingness into out a city that will grow to ~50,000 inhabitants (!!!) within the week before Labor Day. It’s an incredible feat in and of itself, and one that never […]

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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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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QPMvj_xejg] Don LaFontaine: The VoiceYou’ve probably heard this guy announce hundreds of things over the years. [5:26 min] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lC3GBCtoRDo] Fried Easter Egg [1:03 min] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fTzXJMU1sLc] Rowan Atkinson, Amazing Jesus“Go on, give us another one!” [3:40 min] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FnwZ_7fAyDg] VH1 Behind the Music: Megadeth (part 1 of 11)Eleven parts. Well that occupied some time. Pretty good documentary, […]

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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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