Saturday, January 3, 2015

Real generosity to the future...

Craft pr0n of the week: making a carved candle and taking apart a Rolex.

The patience required to create stop-motion animation is well beyond my ability to comprehend. Check out this clip from the closing credits of The Boxtrolls.

Cooking for one? Here's your weekly grocery list.

In case you didn't read teh interwebs last year you missed learning that early risers are more unethical at night and 99 other factoids.

Here's another perspective on the passage of time. What does it mean that it's 2015? For one thing, The Empire Strikes Back was released closer to WWII than today. Put that, and these other facts about 2015, in your pipe and smoke it.

Clyfford Still, PH-1039, 1977. source
For a taste of what Rare Noise Records was up to last year, checkout their playlist RareNoise Anno 2014 on Soundcloud.

When you only have 20 B-2 stealth bombers at $2.1 billion each, you don't hesitate to spend $100 million to fix one that crashes and burns.

Here's a quiz on baseball slang. I got 9 of 14 correct.

Sunspot activity via x-rays superimposed on an ultraviolet image of the sun's surface. source
Genesis keyboard player Tony Banks talks about this, that, and the other.

In which we learn that mathematicians don't have a rigorous definition for hole.

...lies in giving all to the present. ~Albert Camus

1 comment:

Joel Mayer said...

So I'll be having dinner at a BWW Back a To The Future tonight