teh glorious interweb as it got stuck in my camino tabs this past week – the edited version.
online video killed the …
Iron Man vs Bruce Lee – "Iron Man fights Bruce Lee in stop motion…" [via b3ta]
2020 Olympic Game PingPong Champion – "6 year old girl is practicing table tennis" this scares the crap out of me.
Adam Curtis on Charlie Brooker's Newswipe – the rise of oh-dearism in television newscasting [via waxy]
Interview Fail – "Cranston police have arrested an alleged cyberstalker. Ann Bruno, a local costume shop owner, is accused of using a computer to harass a competitor. NBC 10s Jim Taricani attempted to question her about it in what turned out to be an unusual interview." oh dear … woops.
Video of police assault on Ian Tomlinson, who died at G20 protest = “The Guardian obtained this footage of Ian Tomlinson at a G20 protest in London shortly before he died. It shows Tomlinson, who was not part of the demonstration, being assaulted from behind and pushed to the ground by baton-wielding police.” it might still be hard to prove that his death was caused by the police assault. but the fact that the police denied, that such an assault happened says alot.
schmooze and abuse
Anti-terror billboard – "This odious billboard appears in my town, encouraging me to rat on my neighbours because I don't understand what they throw away. Use the text fields below to make improvements to it." [via b3ta]
The Diggbar Is Evil Here s How to Stop it – "When Digg rolled out its new Diggbar feature — a toolbar that displays the content of a site inside a browser frameset — not everyone was pleased. Many of the web’s old hands cried foul, claiming the toolbar merely framed other websites. The practice of presenting another site’s content within a frame served from your website has long been hated by web purists, and with good reason: It’s evil." it really is evil! but since no one ever diggs me i can save myself the trouble of blocking it on my site… or can i?
kanYe West : Blog : – "SOUTH PARK MURDERED ME LAST NIGHT AND IT'S PRETTY FUNNY. IT HURTS MY FEELINGS BUT WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT FROM SOUTH PARK! I ACTUALLY HAVE BEEN WORKING ON MY EGO THOUGH. HAVING THE CRAZY EGO IS PLAYED OUT AT THIS POINT IN MY LIFE AND CAREER." caplocked kayne west reaction to south park episode. if you really want to work on your ego, UNcap. [via waxy]
ultra subtle retro mac 512k game wallpapers – "I have a new diversion: making large size wallpapers out of tiny black and white mac games. I started with an old favorite of mine: Beyond Dark Castle.This should be some candy for any of us sick of waiting for [return to dark castle]." downloaded them all and love love love em.
'Shadow of the Colossus' to become a movie – ""Shadow of the Colossus" is heading to the big screen. The colossally popular video game is being developed as a feature by producer Kevin Misher, who has set the project up at Sony;" this is gonna hurt.
France Rejects 3 Strikes Anti-Piracy Law – "Last week, the French Parliament passed a new law requiring Internet service providers to cut off Internet access for persistent copyright offenders. Since the parliament voted in favor of the law, everyone – including the most fanatical critics – believed that it would easily pass through Senate and the National Assembly today – but it didn’t."
Turn your iPod Touch into an iPhone (almost) – "However, during these times of economic uncertainty, a little bit of fiddling you can give your iTouch essentially the same features as the iPhone. Sure, you won’t have an inbuilt camera, but you can’t send MMS messages or record video anyway, so what are you really missing out on?"
Orc Overhead Latex Mask – honey, would you still love me if i wore one of those? [via bb]
Louchelust – “the opposite of porn” is the claim of this website.
U2 blames Apple for switch to BlackBerry – "Apple's tendencies for tight control of its products ultimately drove U2 to abandon the company for sponsorship in favor of Research in Motion's BlackBerries, the music group's frontman Bono is now known to have said." bravo, bono, well done.
Grandmaster Flash Builds Hip-Hop's Bridge to Future – "I think about hip-hop from a global perspective. I've been blessed to have been able to travel every free country in the world and I've learned so many different cultural perspectives that differ from what we are used to in America."
Footballer given yellow card 'for breaking wind' during penalty shot – "The drive to bring good manners back to football has reached new heights after a referee issued a yellow card to a player for "breaking wind" as a penalty was being taken." it would kind of depend on the direction of the wind that day, would it not? i mean the other wind. [via bb]
Killer Cola – "Stop Coca-Cola from committing crimes against humanity."
GuteSeiten – curated kiosk & magazine club – "We are just crazy about magazines and fanzines – and we want to share our passion with you. The pabulum of the mainstream media industry is driving us crazy. Where is the spirit, the passion or at least some innovation? That’s the reason why we founded our own kiosk – a curated kiosk and magazine club for inspiring, creative and fascinating magazines and fanzines from all over the world."
Public Service Announcement For Carnivore Readers – "I’ve had enough. I’ve been patient, I’ve let you all get away with your ridiculous excuses for your careless and hedonistic behaviour, I’ve lived with a “freedom of choice” lie for almost 20 years, but enough is enough: Stop eat f**king meat, you massive idiots" !!!!! yesss!!!! wurzeltod telling it as it is!!!! gut gebrüllt löwe.
1001 rules for my unborn son – "Let's get some things straight before I get old and uncool." the blog's title says it all. the latest feed added to my rss-reader.