Endless Parade of Excellence

Tuesday, October 30, 2007
The folks at Machine Project in LA are having an Op-art handball party.

Monday, October 29, 2007

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

Tuesday, October 23, 2007
Another great moment in Canadian television: Iggy Pop and Peter Gzowski.

A great moment in Canadian television: Eyes on Ookpik.
(via a comment by Mr Nobody in Sally McKay and LM)

Wednesday, October 17, 2007
Nuclear Rifle (youtube and people who can't say "nuclear" warnings in effect)
(Thanks, Michael)

Sunday, October 14, 2007
Cacklefest. Cacklefest. Cacklefest. Cacklefest.
What a great word.

Saturday, October 13, 2007
Library Arcade. All the fun of finding things in the library in video game form.
(via MeFi)

Friday, October 12, 2007
I've been saying for years that a dog rental service would be a hit. Everyone likes to walk dogs, but they're such a pain in the ass to look after. Why can't you just sign one out for an hour or so?
(Thanks, Brad!)

Thursday, October 11, 2007
I'm eating a nice, juicy 4152 right now. That's what the sticker says, anyway.

Tuesday, October 09, 2007

Monday, October 08, 2007
Yesterday I attended a blessing ceremony for the marriage of two friends at a Buddhist temple. At one point, a friendly cat wandered through the space, and it made me think of the jumping cats in Myanmar. I hope they're ok.

Sunday, October 07, 2007
Way funnier than it has any right to be. An instant classic of the genre.
(NSFW language, Nazi, and youtube warnings all in effect)
(via MeFi)

Saturday, October 06, 2007
"These are digital photographs of road-kill taxidermy dioramas, made by Sam Sanfillippo, a retired funeral director from Middleton Wisconsin, who arranged these animals to brighten peoples' moods at funerals."
(Thanks Ron!)

Friday, October 05, 2007
Quicker'n A Wink, a 1940 Pete Smith film about Harold Edgerton. (youtube)

Thursday, October 04, 2007
Steve, don't eat it!
I've had this,this, and this.
One of them was actually quite good.
(thanks, Kat!