[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]
Be a Vegetarian – “with coffee stains all over our desks from bursts of laughter and 4 week behind us, we proudly present you “Be a vegetarian”.”
.:.The Art of Dancing by Lewis – quirky dancing calendar for the holiday season
Vigilante Gardener – “I decide to illegally grow a vegetable garden on a neglected patch of land in Brooklyn.”
Post-Apocalyptic Cover Illustration – “Time Lapse video showing the process of creating a cover illustration”
Swiss Govt: Downloading Movies and Music Will Stay Legal – “Not only will downloading for personal use stay completely legal, but the copyright holders won’t suffer because of it, since people eventually spend the money saved on entertainment products.” yay.
Occupy Radio’s sounds on SoundCloud – “Mixes from the Massive Attack
Channel. we did some mixes in support of the occupy london movement.”
Elvis Costello Tells Fans to Steal His Music – “Costello is genuinely advising fans to avoid buying his boxset because of its unfairly high price tag. Instead, they should buy a box set from the “far superior” Louis Armstrong, the singer says.”
Girl Walk // All Day – “This is the project blog of Girl Walk // All Day, a 71-minute dance music video of epic proportions, set to the tune of Girl Talk’s All Day”
Tiny Crime Scene – “This is one complete roll of awesome sticky tape, made on quality vinyl tape… like those leading brands, only more fun.”
Kalle Lasn and Micah White, the Creators of Occupy Wall Street – “We write so that all people who feel wronged by the corporate forces of the world can know that we are your allies. . . . No true democracy is attainable when the process is determined by economic power.” long yet essential read.
Knuckle Tattoo Gloves – “Not-so-permanent version of knuckle tattoos, so you can casually wear what you want to say or your knuckles.”
Alan Moore – meet the man behind the protest mask – “I suppose when I was writing V for Vendetta I would in my secret heart of hearts have thought: wouldn’t it be great if these ideas actually made an impact? So when you start to see that idle fantasy intrude on the regular world… It’s peculiar. It feels like a character I created 30 years ago has somehow escaped the realm of fiction.”
Occupy News Bin – “I spent most of Thanksgiving creating a diorama of the UC Davis pepper spray incident which was installed in an empty newspaper bin on Market Street this morning (Black Friday).”