Happy birthday mum. At least you will always read my blog.
d3vo reminded me about Chris Walken getting jiggy in this Fatboy Slim vid that I have not seen in an age. Dee-lite.
Gotye Star Wars
You’ve heard about the online Lego creation playground set up via Google, right?
You Got Retweeted! Yet another satirical trailer for a nonexistent movie, but well worth a watch – you just know this exact movie is in development at one of the big studios.
Kids book versions of grown-up movies – they’re all the same joke, but it’s a good joke
11 authors who hated the movie versions of their books. Related: (via Marie) childhood homes of 20 famous authors
Drawing over sections of photographs. Interesting and fun, obviously required dozens of digital steps to get to an apparently spontaneous conclusion
Floating photos – again, loads of digital effort to get a finished product that feels effortless. Lovely stuff.
Via Gem Wilder – 10 bets you will never lose
Captain Picard puts on a special performance on the bridge of the Enterprise (via Craig Oxbrow)
Glorious Australian sky timelapse photos (via Ian Hicks)
Harry Potter, race and racism – a shortish article (PDF) (via Amanda Lyons)
The curious history of Graham Crackers and corn flakes (non-Americans who’ve never heard of graham crackers, they’re a crucial ingredient in USA’s ultimate campfire treat S’mores, and if you’ve never heard of S’mores you are missing out on one of the human race’s great achievements).
And finally… the Pointer Pointer