Posted on Friday, 15 April

'Cowboys & Aliens' Theatrical Trailer (by makingof)

Posted on Tuesday, 12 April

popeater:

washingtonpoststyle:

Rebecca Black: a uniter, not a divider.

(via someecards)

Boom. SENSEMAKER.

(via thispopculture)

ShortFormBlog: Tumblr vs. WordPress: Don't forget the community

Posted on Monday, 11 April

copyeditor:

“Putting aside the flack Tumblr has gotten for their downtime issues of late, they seem to have captured a segment of the market that wants and desires simplicity. WordPress, for all it’s amazing innovation these past few years striving to become the top dawg in the CMS space,…

(via shortformblog)

Naked man with AK-47 fires at SWAT robot

Posted on Saturday, 9 April

msnbc:

Every detail of this story is bizarre.

Today I learned the names of the characters in Inception are: Dom, Robert, Eames, Arthur, Mal, Saito. Note the first letters. Inceptionally blown.

Posted on Saturday, 9 April

Huh. Never thought of that.

popeater:

kickdrumheart:

nolan, you sly bitch.

WHAT! How is there STILL stuff to unpack from Inception? Impressive.

(via thispopculture)

What A Government Shutdown Might Look Like

Posted on Wednesday, 6 April

abcnewsradio:

(WASHINGTON) — No one in Washington is saying what exactly a government shutdown would entail if lawmakers can’t reach a deal before Friday on the 2011 fiscal budget, or at least come up with another continuing resolution so things can operate for another week while they keep negotiating.

But if the last shutdown — which spanned 21 days from 1995 into 1996 — is any guide, here’s what might happen initially:

1. No clean-up of toxic waste at Superfund sites.

2. Nobody answering hotlines at the National Institutes of Health.

3. No work on delinquent child-support or bankruptcy cases.

Read the Full List on ABC News Radio

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Posted on Wednesday, 6 April

politico:

bbook:

Julianne Moore as Hillary Clinton

Uncanny. 

2008 just crept up behind me. Whoa.

(via theweekmagazine)

Woman single-handedly cuts off two countries from Internet

Posted on Wednesday, 6 April

today:

Woman was digging for scrap metal when she came across a fiber optic cable “which runs through Georgia to Armenia”…  she then proceeded to cut into the cable with intentions of stealing it.

Posted on Wednesday, 6 April

theatlantic:

motherjones:

What’s Inside Glenn Beck’s Brain?

Glenn Beck has announced that he “intends to transition off of his daily program” on Fox News later this year. It’s not clear what killed The Glenn Beck Show—perhaps it was the fleeing advertisers or the shrinking audiences. Or perhaps it was the increasingly bizarro obsessions and labyrinthine conspiracy theories, which we’ve attempted to catalog in this map of the inner workings of Beck’s brain.

To see the full-size version, click here.

Glad to see phrenology is alive and well, if only in satire.