Apr. 26th, 2013

Friday!

Welcome back everybody.

» Jay’s ‘Pun Picks’ – Pierre Bensusan – ‘Intuite’ 02.22.13

Jay's 'Pun Picks' - Pierre Bensusan - 'Intuite' 02.22.13

“Pierre Bensusan is a French – Algerian guitarist who is world renowned for his beautiful compositions and captivating performances.”
No frikkin’ kidding! Absolutely beautiful.
Sent in by Amanda S.

» Every Alfred Hitchcock Cameo

Every Alfred Hitchcock Cameo

“Every Hitchcock cameo in all of his films.”
Kind of cool. Some very funny ones, especially in his earlier works.

» Evolution of Music – Pentatonix

Evolution of Music - Pentatonix

And we’re talking about primarily western music, but going way, way back.
Very creative.

» Tetris Stop Motion Chalk Art

Tetris Stop Motion Chalk Art

“Artist Chris Carlson creates an awesome chalk stop motion of everyone’s favorite childhood game: Tetris!”
Kind of cool.
Sent in by Miko C.

Have a fantastic Friday!

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Apr. 19th, 2013

Friday at last. Who’s with me??

Time for some visual entertainment…

» ‘Hey Jude’: original in MINOR scale! (full)

'Hey Jude': original in MINOR scale! (full)

“Original song by The Beatles digitally edited in minor key (video version is also here.)
Urainian computer genius Oleg Berg manipulates the original recording of Hey Jude to make it a minor key song instead of its original major key version.
It sounds… weird.
Cool idea though.

» Spacebound

Spacebound

“A film by Ellen Su and Kyle Moy”
Adorable. Sent in by several subscribers.

» Bounce Inc.

Bounce Inc.

“Showcasing the amazing skills of the BOUNCE Free Jumping Revolution Team – made up of professional gymnasts, snowboarders, skateboarders and circus performers.”
A beautiful, poetic video.

» The Soft Moon – Want (Official Music Video)

The Soft Moon - Want (Official Music Video)

A kickass video for a pretty kickass song. Nicely done.

Bonus Video:

» Law & Order’s fakest websites

Law & Order's fakest websites

“Fake sites from Law & Order that we couldn’t fit on our first fake-site supercut.

Happy Friday, and have a great weekend everybody.

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Apr. 12th, 2013

Holy crap how is it already Friday?!

Not that that’s a bad thing…

Here we go…

» How Animals Eat Their Food

How Animals Eat Their Food

Making the rounds. There is a reason. Very, very funny.

» Marketing Food to Children: Anna Lappe at TEDxManhattan 2013

Marketing Food to Children: Anna Lappe at TEDxManhattan 2013

“Author and activist Anna Lappe takes on the billion-dollar business of marketing junk food, soda, and fast food to children and teens. With diet-related related illnesses alarmingly on the rise, pervasive marketing of junk food to kids is downright dangerous.”
Hat tip to Kate S. for sending this along. Worth a look for sure. Aggravating but enlightening.

» Google Street View Hyperlapse

Google Street View Hyperlapse

You can also make your own.
Really cool, in my opinion.

» Deployed Airman Sends Wedding Message To His Brother From A Jet Afghanistan

Deployed Airman Sends Wedding Message To His Brother From A Jet Afghanistan

“Brandon Krivohlavy’s brother was deployed in Afghanistan during his wedding this past weekend. He couldn’t attend, so he surprised Brandon with a heartfelt wedding message that he made in the cockpit of his harrier while flying over Afghanistan.”
This hit a nerve with a lot of subscribers. It’s not bad at all.

Bonus Video:

» The Beach Boys Shred I Get Around

The Beach Boys Shred I Get Around

Hooooo boy does this video make me laugh.
There is a good chance this will be taken down at some point but until it is: funny!!
Sent along by Gino F.

Have a lovely weekend everybody.

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Apr. 5th, 2013

Friiiiday! And! It’s April!

Exclamation points!!

Video time…

» The Shoemaker

The Shoemaker

“Made in Brooklyn: The Shoemaker Frank Catalfumo is a 91 year old shoemaker and repairer in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn. He first opened the doors to F&C Shoes in 1945 and continues to work five days a week alongside his son Michael.”
This is definitely making the rounds. It’s worth a look though.

» The Quiet City: Winter in Paris

The Quiet City: Winter in Paris

“Claire and I recently took a trip to France, and I filmed this during our time in Paris. Until this trip, I had only ever experienced Paris in the summer and I was struck by just how different the city is when most of us tourist are gone.”
Beautiful.
Sent in by Alison L.

» What 2000 Calories Looks Like

What 2000 Calories Looks Like

“Here’s what your daily allowance actually looks like.”
Makes me feel like not eating… much…

» EVERYBODY WANTS TO KILL BRUCE

EVERYBODY WANTS TO KILL BRUCE

A carefully collated edit of several Bruce Willis fight sequences into one pretty coherent fight sequence of its own. Well done!

Have a lovely weekend, Friday people!

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