[teh glorious interweb what got stuck in my :flash: camino tabs this past week]
if only this was the top story
:flash: Slash global meat consumption to tackle climate change: Lancet paper – “People in rich countries should limit their meat-eating to the equivalent of one hamburger per person per day to help stave off global warming, a study published by the Lancet on Thursday suggests.”
:flash: the numbers, figures and stats – “31,500 visitors, 530 artists and scientists, 533 journalists. Despite terrible weather that necessitated a few program changes on very short notice during the first two days, a performance assessment of this year’s Ars Electronica comes up positive across the board. The Second City experiment got rave reviews from international guests and locals alike.”
:flash: The unhappier you are, the more ice cream you get – dr. whippy covered by regine, and wrongfully quoted on boingboing as mr. whippy shown at ars technica (they fixed that last part), muhahahahhahhaaaaaaaaaaaa…
:flash: .: overmundo :. – golden nica prix ars 2007, much deserved.
:flash: EFF: Homepage – winner of an award of distinction prix ars 2007, this calls for a double nica this year.
:flash: dotSUB.com ~ Any film in any language. – award of distintion prix ars electronica 2007, subtiteling site, yeh yeh.
:flash: BERNIE LUBELL interactive wood machines – winner of an award of distinction prix ars 2007, should have been a nica.
:flash: josephine starrs & leon cmielewski » a.k.a. – ” This short video poses the question: how will we respond when the day of universal surveillance arrives? The answer is simple: never be the same person twice.” these dudes won an award of distinction.
online vids killed the …
:flash: LEAVE BRITNEY ALONE! – gosh, please tell me this is a fake. “Yes, I was “REALLY” crying, you fucking morons. The one time I’m NOT acting- everyone says I am. I filmed this window lighting which washes out my face- if the video is watched in full screen I am clearly crying, assholes.”
:flash: Funny Acupuncture Commercial – outch, i hate needles as is and never enjoyed going to acupuncture as is. now? never again.
:flash: Trisfe Pornografia Video – barbie and ken have sex and then take a milkbath. they really do.
:flash: Anti-Piracy Ad from The IT Crowd – “Anti-Piracy ad from the opening of The IT Crowd” me = in stitches…
:flash: man määäht, was man sät. t-shirt – fcuk svp xenophobic biatches. “Wir sind alle schwarze Schafe! Gegen Ausgrenzung und Rassismus! T-Shirt tragen, Zeichen setzen!”
:flash: Radio Casablanca :: Programm – the programm of this one month radio stream in bern.
:flash: Slam-Movie-Night – movies get shown slam poetry style. “Filmbeiträge bitte bis spätestens 30. September 2007 einsenden an:”
:flash: tobler-oh-yeah! – i never spotted the bear in the toblerone logo yet, have you? “Most exciting of all, there is a hidden bear in the Toblerone Matterhorn logo, representing the home town of Bern. ACE.”
:flash: MMORPG visits Oktoberfest – “The European version of massively successful Korean MMORPG MapleStory is holding its own online version of the famed Oktoberfest event where players will be faced by over-refreshed monsters, possibly wearing Lederhosen.” run and hide!
:flash: MMORPG called “Outside” – “All the features are so true too. Fully PvP rawr!” wait, there is a world outside?
:flash: Warcraft wins South Park an Emmy – “The much-celebrated Make Love Not Warcraft South Park episode has done it – it’s walked away with the Emmy award for outstanding animated program”
:flash: Veggie-Art-July07 – “Food artists create colorful animals from vegetables.” gotta love the sheep.
:flash: Miro Fundfraiser – “Virtually all of our budget goes to very modest salaries for the brilliant folks that build Miro. Your donation has immediate impact.”
:flash: arrgh! ’tis pirate zen 2007 – or r yoze a Landlubber? “Land-lover,” someone not used to life onboard a ship.
:flash: Google backs private Moon landing – “Search giant Google is offering a $30m prize pot to private firms that land a robot rover on the Moon.”
:flash: Russian ‘sex day’ to boost births – – “The governor of Ulyanovsk region in Russia is offering prizes to couples who have babies in exactly nine months – on Russia’s national day on 12 June.” dude, i’d get humpin…
:flash: Bloxorz – me like. online game with cubes and shit.
:flash: Iraq War Coalition Fatalities – great visualisation of the iraqi war.
:flash: Pee Powered Batteries On Sale in Japan – “a Pee Powered battery that was in the testing phase in Japan. Now it would seem they have made it to the store for the Japanese to buy and use.”
:flash: The Shock Doctrine Short Film | Naomi Klein – “A Film by Alfonso Cuarón and Naomi Klein, directed by Jonás Cuarón.”
:flash: The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism: Books: Naomi Klein – not released yet, pre-order material? hrmmm….
:flash: A Picture is Worth … What’s For Supper? – “Cynthia Vanderlip cut open the dead body of a fledgling Laysan albatross (nicknamed “Shed Bird”) to find more than half a pound of plastic in its stomach.”