sexy as fcuk soft drinks – is it summer yet?
[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]
Belvoir Fruit Farms – "Lightly sparkling Belvoir spring water. Naturally delicious refreshment." these drinks look awesome as well…
Le nuove BIBITE DI LURISIA – best chinotto ever! slow food.
online video killed the …
Requiem for Detroit – great documentary on the rise and fall of the motor city.
GET OUT OF THERE! – "Montage of people saying "Get Out Of There!". List of films are in the original blog post: http://www.pajiba.com/guides/get-out-of-there-the-video.php" after about 20 sec of this, i got outta there…
Matthew Herbert on "Symphony X" for Recomposed – "British electronic music artist Matthew Herbert explains his approach to the adaptation of Gustav Mahler's unfinished 10th Symphony for Deutsche Grammophon's acclaimed series Recomposed."
KenLoachFilms's Channel – "The best films from one of the greatest directors of all time, in full" so far i have watched Ae fond kiss.
Mama Bear, Björk, is trying to shake a baby bear from a tree in Bärenpark Bern – "Mama Bear, Björk, is trying to shake a baby bear from a tree in Bärenpark Bern. At the end, she simply breaks the tree…" comes with awww-warranty.
A Tiny Apartment Transforms into 24 Rooms – "Gary Chang, an architect, decided to design a 344 sq. ft. apartment to be able to change into 24 different designs, all by just sliding panels and walls. He calls this the "Domestic Transformer." i find this guy cute, especially when he speaks about the light.
Obama Aided by Daily Show Writers – "Well, it turns out the POTUS got a bit of comedy support from some of The Daily Show writers. Good job, Daily Show writers. Though I'm disappointed you couldn't convince Obama to do a bit with the "Go Fuck Yourself" gospel choir."
Keyboard Cat After Dentist – "The poor cat butchers his hit tune after a little too much anesthetic at the dentist!"
Dub FX 18/04/2009 'Made' – "www.dubfx.bandcamp.com" [via ze]
Rakete – brings back memories from when we were kids…
schmooze and abuse
Facebook’s Gone Rogue; It’s Time for an Open Alternative – "Facebook has gone rogue, drunk on founder Mark Zuckerberg’s dreams of world domination. It’s time the rest of the web ecosystem recognizes this and works to replace it with something open and distributed." yeh but, which place will assemble everyone?
Persistence Pays Parasites – "I carefully tapped in my password, clicked the login button, and then felt my stomach do a slow flip-flop as I saw the URL that my browser was contacting with the login info"
view to corrupt – "each time you view this page it writes a portion of your IP address to a random location in the image shown above – with each view the image becomes more corrupted.” love the idea.
Recomposed by Matthew Herbert – Mahler Sinfonie 10 – will be released: 28.5.2010
DEEPHORIZON – "We exclusively use aeriall images from the oil spill. The files are ready-mades but we waived our right to use them "as is" and decided to use a special digital technique to produce a statement about the disconnection of form and color and about contemporary and futuristic imaging procedures." a new project by Ubermorgen, sort of meh.
Estranged Sex – very strong erotic photography, with brains
FOUR LIONS – IN CINEMAS MAY 7 – its finally launching. wish i was in england to watch this, mek screenie, k?
What Flavor is Internet Ice Cream? – "How to represent the Internet in edible form? That's the challenge that the Boston-based Toscanini's faced when they decided to honor this year's Internet culture conference ROFLCon with a new flavor. There are lots of directions you could go with this. Red Bull-flavored ice cream with swirls of espresso. A Mountain Dew-base flavor with chocolate bacon chunks. Something wildly ironic from Humphry Slocombe maybe?"
DJ Spooky that Subliminal Kid – "In the wake of Republican Governor Jan Brewer's appalling anti-immigrant law, me and Chuck D were rappin' and we decided to put together an update of his classic track By The Time I get To Arizona. Anyone who knows about hip hop from the early 90's remembers John McCain's unwillingness to endorse creating a local version of Martin Luther King's birthday."
Fight Club – "MISSY SAYS: “1st RULE: You do not talk about FIGHT CLUB. 2nd RULE: You DO NOT talk about FIGHT CLUB." NSFW suicide girl fight club pix.
Take back our country from right-wing tabloids – "For years cigarette packets have come with health warnings, it's about time the Daily Mail came with similar warnings. You can print these out onto A4 self-adhesive label sheets (available from your local stationers) to stick to the front of the Daily Mail and spread the word." i contemplated to create german stickers to place on our one and only tabloid, blick. but, too lazy, as usual.
MOS DUB – by Max Tannone – mashup of mos def raps and dubby reggae, i kinda decided to stop downloading mashups, but this is tempting me, ill listen online some more. (ended up not downloading it)
MayDay 2010, Moscow – russian ultra-nationalist group the national bolsheviks with their black communist flags, which looks somehow sexy.
'Bin Laden doesn't really do jokes' – "Can suicide bombers be funny? Chris Morris thinks so. As he releases his first feature film, he gives a rare interview" they can. is the answer.
ich will nach bern zurück!!
Waldstadt Bremer – Idee – ein pfahlbauerhaus auf einem see oder ein haus im wald! das tönt gut. ich will nach bern zurück!