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[weekly linkdump, somewhat edited]

#watch and

Leeroy Jenkins: Reimagined as a Short Film – “Director Finn O’Hara re-made the classic viral video ‘Leeroy Jenkins’ into a short film.”

Beardyman Talib Kweli Beatbox – “Beardyman Beatbox Talib Kweli with Knackeboul on Knack Attack in Zürich Switzerland.”

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II – 60 years in 6 seconds – “My small tribute to the Queens Diamond Jubilee. 60 glorious years compressed into 6 seconds.”

Hologramme Empreinte, l’Atelier lingerie — Paris – “Un mannequin holographique en lingerie apparaît et disparaît dans une pluie d’étoiles et vient ainsi animer la vitrine de façon magique.”

National Anthem USA vs Scotland Victoria Zarlenga: Off Key or Awful? – USA national anthem butchered by scotish singer Victoria Zarlenga, try not to cringe.

David Attenborough narrates the shoe-mounting tortoise video – “David Attenborough does a live voice over for a clip of a tortoise having sex with a shoe.”

George Carlin explains The Seven Dirty Word – “George Carlin first performed “7 Dirty Words” monologue on May 27, 1972 at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium for a taping of his album “Class Clown””

Wrong Cops – Mr. Oizo made a movie. “WRONG COPS is Quentin DUPIEUX’s third movie produced”

THE SHIT – GET OUT – “GET OUT is a track appearing on the new LP/CD from THE SHIT entitled DINGLEBERRY FIELDS FOREVER. This video was directed by Jason Brandenberg.”

Ill Doctrine: Why Trolling Needs To Be Legal – “New York legislators are trying to effectively outlaw all anonymous comments online. This is a bad idea for a bunch of reasons.”

The Caketrope of BURTON’s Team – Inspired by Tim Burton

Casseroles – Montréal, 24 Mai 2012 – pots and pans, tabernacle


Severed, Phallic Fingers on Maurizio Cattelan’s High Line Park Billboard – ““Fingers are something sexual, like penises,” artist Maurizio Cattelan says about the wrinkled digits dangling on his new High Line billboard, unveiled today.”

EFF asks which tech companies “have your back” – “The tech advocacy group finds, Twitter and SpiderOak do well.”

Arrêtez-moi quelqu’un – “Nous nous engageons à continuer à lutter; à rester mobilisé·e·s, en vertu des libertés fondamentales.”

God Save The Queen picture disc 7 – “Originally released on May 27th 1977, during the Queen’s Silver Jubilee, ‘God Save The Queen’ made its mark in history. The BBC amongst others refused to play it and although it technically out-sold the Number 1 record of the week”

How FBI Entrapment Is Inventing ‘Terrorists’ – and Letting Bad Guys Off the Hook – “Not a single “terrorism” indictment has been thrown out for entrapment since 9/11 – not the Liberty City goofballs supposedly planning to blow up the Sears Tower who had no weapons and refused them with offered; not the Newburgh, New York outfit whose numbers included a schizophrenic who saved his own urine in bottles.”

Jeff Skierka – Mixtape Table – “This coffee table is a 12:1 scaled replica of a cassette tape. It is made of reclaimed maple, walnut and lucite. Dimensions are 47.25″ x 30″ x 5″ with a 3/8″ plexi top.”

Margaux Williamson – Great Painter

Anarchist group vows to wage ‘low level warfare’ on Olympics – “An anarchist group has vowed to wage “low level warfare” against Britain, sabotaging financial institutions, transport, and the military in the lead up to the London Olympics.”

Campaign spending illustration – “illustration I did for Bloomberg Businessweek re. Obama and Romney’s campaign spending.”

Commonly Used Pesticide Turns Honey Bees into ‘Picky Eaters’ – “Biologists at UC San Diego have discovered that a small dose of a commonly used crop pesticide turns honey bees into “picky eaters” and affects their ability to recruit their nestmates to otherwise good sources of food.”

The War Against Youth – “The recession didn’t gut the prospects of American young people. The Baby Boomers took care of that.”


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