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Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake give a hip hop history lesson

Noyce! Jimmy Fallon and Justin Timberlake give a hip-hop history lesson. I’m impressed. Fallon’s more talented than I’d have expected. [via Kottke via Hodgman]

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“The Adam Carolla Project,” Episode 1

I really miss Adam. I listened to “Loveline” on Live 105 practically every night for years and years an learned a lot from Dr. Drew and the discouragingly uninformed callers, but Adam Carolla was the icing on the cake that kept me entertained. When Adam left the show for satellite radio and his various cable […]

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Handsome Men’s Club

From “Jimmy Kimmel Live” comes this pretty funny skit, with great writing for an impressive ensemble cast. The way it was shot, I wonder if they filmed it over several dates, with the various guys coming it at different times. [via Dave W.]

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Book ’em Danno

Compare the new “Hawaii Five-0” theme, with it’s weak, tinny guitar, with the old version by the Ventures. Frankly, the new one underwhelms. It should be locked in a cell to rot. As I heard someone say: Surf music needs surf guitar!

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Thursday Top 5+1

“Pixels” The end is nigh! Awesome short film by Patrick Jean Catch Me if You Can opening title sequence Great graphics here. I need to Netflix this movie. Apartment advice from Conan O’Brien NBC is so stupid. Conan rules. “And Then There Was Salsa” Tostitos ad You want to see some innovative online advertising? This […]

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Thursday Top 5

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S_i-hEdPOb8] New York Times: Tainted Tap WaterThirty-five years after Congress passed the Safe Drinking Water Act, some regulators and environmentalists say the law is now so out of date that it fails to protect people from the most obvious threats. The NY Times has been reporting on water issues for a long time now in […]

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Thursday Top 5+5

My Internet connection was down for almost nine days so I’m a bit behind in posting this Top 5. To make up for it, here’s an extra helping of interestingness, lols, and shenanigans. http://video.ted.com/assets/player/swf/EmbedPlayer.swf TED Talks: Juan Enriquez shares mindboggling science This is why I love science. “Even as mega-banks topple, Juan Enriquez says the […]

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Thursday Top 5

Art inspired by the series Lost http://vimeo.com/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=9329292&server=vimeo.com&show_title=1&show_byline=1&show_portrait=0&color=&fullscreen=1 LogoramaNominated for an Oscar. With good reason. [via Jason] [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpbAe2HyzqA] ’80s Synth MedleyThree guys, six keyboards, 15 hits of the 1980s. See how many you recognize. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dRYQEmwPJjQ] Dr. Who (How To Remake TV Theme)How the BBC audio guys recreated and refreshed the Dr. Who theme in the 1980s. […]

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Thursday Top 5

http://www.collegehumor.com/moogaloop/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1921845&fullscreen=1 Pixar Intro Parody http://www.collegehumor.com/moogaloop/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1920944&fullscreen=1 Stormtroopers’ 9/11“You want another round.” [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nWitd9gz64s] Dave Mustaine on the BBC’s “Never Mind the Buzzcocks”Proof that the UK has way better TV game shows than we do. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wYVV1tRJDYc] As if Mustaine wasn’t enough, here’s Lemmy “I know you’re not telling the truth…”What do you get when you put three of […]

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Thursday Top 5

http://current.com/e/89891774/en_US “You bastard! You’ve summoned the fail whale!”Hilarious! This is for Velma (and anyone else) who doesn’t get the appeal of Twitter. [4:24 min] http://www.collegehumor.com/moogaloop/moogaloop.swf?clip_id=1909386&fullscreen=1 Real-life Twitterlol. [1:20 min] http://www.hulu.com/embed/EYSNdGnnl3yAZJSaZZx7nA Stephen Colbert survives a close shave in Iraq“The Colbert Report” was broadcast live from Iraq this week, and the first show kicked off with guest […]

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