[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]
online video killed the …
Most Terrible Voice in The History of Voices – der gutmensch in mir schämt sich wenn ich lache… [via b3ta]
PIXELS by PATRICK JEAN. – "New York invasion by 8-bits creatures ! PIXELS is Patrick Jean' latest short film, shot on location in New York."
banksyfilm's Channel – youtube channel for the new banksy movie.
Iraq: Wikileaks video of US military killing journalists – "Wikileaks claims to have obtained and decrypted video that shows US occupying forces in an Apache helicopter intentionally firing on a dozen civilians in Baghdad, including journalists working for the Reuters news organization: 22-year-old Reuters photographer, Namir Noor-Eldeen, and his driver, Saeed Chmagh, 40." the comments in the background make this extremly shocking. sounds like guys playing a video game.
Kid Shows How to Parallel Park – "Kid showing how to parallel park with a car toy."
schmooze and abuse
Swiss Army brand extension social media – "Found this in the spam folder, where most such “social media for bloggers” goes. But: Victorinox has a fragrance now? Huh? Why? I mean, I get it that smelly liquids cost nothing to make and they sell for a ton of money, but a Swiss Army cologne? "
Malcolm McLaren, RIP – "Malcolm McLaren, former manager of the Sex Pistols and the New York Dolls, countercultural impresario, and record producer, has died." punk's not dead
Get ready to have your mind blown – here's something that few people realize about the number pi.
Warp Films launches Download Store – "DRM-free downloads, scaled to fit any device, are available now from www.warpfilmstore.com with All Tomorrow's Parties, Shane Meadows' Le Donk and Arctic Monkeys Live At The Apollo amongst the first releases." bought le donk for ipod, had to isquint it for it to work, but still nice.
Lebowski Fest 2010, Bowling Night – "Lebowski Fest was back in town this weekend with plenty of Dudes, Maudes, Walters, a couple of Jesus' and even a member of Autobahn"
PERGOLA at the Palais de Tokyo – "The Palais de Tokyo in Paris gave the name of Le Corbusier's disappeared building extension to its latest exhibition. Pergola is indeed dedicated to Poltergeists, Against the background of a haunted modernity, silhouettes of erased lives demand restitution."
I was an internet meme: the "Hello My Future Girlfriend" kid. – "Yes, I am gay. I like the cock. I have never had a relationship with a woman. Was recently broken up with again, so my 3rd long term relationship ended mainly because I do not work out, which I'd like to, and will start doing soon." awww, no future girlfriend ever…
What’s the difference between brown eggs and white? – "The only difference between a brown and white egg is the color of the shell. Despite what you may have heard, one isn't healthier, more "natural," or more eco-friendly than the other."
swiss german focus
Neue Lieder braucht die YB-Kurve – “Hemmige (nach em Mani Matter)
Gäub-Schwarz mis Härz mir liebe üsi Stadt
Egal wär chunnt mir mache jede platt
Glich wo Du spielsch mir si immer drbi
Wöu mir YB-Fans si
la la la la
Mir singe für Di mir stöh hinger Dir
U isch der Wäg o dunku mir gö mit
Ewig treu Bärn mir liebe Di
Wöu mir YB-Fans si
la la la la” habe die yb fans schon oft diese mani matter melodie singen gehört. dies ist der text.