“So I saw an image of Bruce Lee with lightsabers and decided to do a scene recreation of ‘Fist of Fury’.”

Most powerful Jedi ever.

Thu 11 Jan 2018

And, of course, Anal Trump: since 2005, AV Club’s Kyle Ryan compiles “a frivolous list of goofy band names”. Grouped by categories, from “Animals” (Necrolytic Goat Converter) to “Trying very hard” (Deflowered Cunt), it’s a long and funny ride.

The Hanging Ballons: a crazy manga horror story by Junji Ito. Read it from right to left!

YouTube White Noise Copyright Claims: music technologist Sebastian Tomczak has seen his self-generated ten-hour video containing white noise flagged by five copyright claims, illustrating just how broken YouTube’s automated copyright system really is.
Via TorrentFrak.

Stranger Things Bad Lip Reading: a 18-minutes long parody of Stranger Things’ first season. Captions available. Also, will you bleed on my butter?

Comedy Wildlife Photo Awards: this awards are meant to highlight “whimsical, possibly unpretentious photography of wild animals doing funny things”. Loving “Hitching A Ride”.
Via Gizmodo.

Marbles, Magnets, and Music: “Waltz of the Flowers” by Tchaikovsky synchronized to a chain reaction marble run by hand.

(cover loop via wannerstedt)

Spotify has a nice 2017 Top 100 playlist, and I was wondering if you would like to share yours in the comments. As much as I love Spotify’s discovering algorithms, I still miss pure random suggestions.

“As you can see in the top left, against the white background, every set of lines has the same shape (a sine curve). But when viewed against the gray background, the lines where the top curve is black and the bottom curve is white still look rounded, while the lines where each curve is half-black and half-white look like sharp angles.”

Researcher Kohske Takahashi discovers Curvature Blindness, a new type of optical illusion.

(via MeFi)

Sun 10 Dec 2017

Crowd action game coming next year looks like Lemmings on steroids.

(via RPS)