latimes:

Weird Al Yankovic asks for permission from musicians before including his parodies on an album, but are they always happy with the end results? Our Entertainment section put together this interactive that lets you watch Weird Al videos and explore the original artists’ reactions. (While we’re on the subject, our pop music critic describes Weird Al’s latest as “a stone cold masterpiece,” using criteria he explains in his review.)
Photo: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times

latimes:

Weird Al Yankovic asks for permission from musicians before including his parodies on an album, but are they always happy with the end results? Our Entertainment section put together this interactive that lets you watch Weird Al videos and explore the original artists’ reactions. (While we’re on the subject, our pop music critic describes Weird Al’s latest as “a stone cold masterpiece,” using criteria he explains in his review.)

Photo: Bob Chamberlin / Los Angeles Times


Maybe there are places where toughness is not a virtue and lying is not a vice, but, wherever you are, being a wuss is being a wuss.
Nick Paumgarten on faking injuries at the World Cup: http://nyr.kr/1wog91o (via newyorker)

(via newyorker)


newsweek:

OK Go - The Writing’s On the Wall - Official Video (by OK Go)



Building a responsive SVG map

responsivenews:

Visualising data is fun. Visualising election results in real time - especially so. For the 2014 local and european elections, we wanted to build rich visual components that tell the election results in an easy to understand way. One of those visual components is a fully responsive map, built with SVG. We learned a lot building it so wanted to share with you some information about how we did it.

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geekmythology:

The Flash - Extended Trailer (by The CW Television Network)

So the Flash gets to be the Flash but Green Arrow is the hooded vigilante guy that we can’t decide what to name… interesting. Still liking the look of this.


geekmythology:

We just had to make our own version of it…

geekmythology:

We just had to make our own version of it…



huffingtonpost:

This just got next level.
skunkandburningtires:

Now Gosling has a t-shirt of Culkin wearing a t-shirt of Gosling wearing a t-shirt of Culkin.
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huffingtonpost:

This just got next level.

skunkandburningtires:

Now Gosling has a t-shirt of Culkin wearing a t-shirt of Gosling wearing a t-shirt of Culkin.

You follow?