/Amazing: Fifty People One Question

Fifty People One Question is an amazing collaboration I just found out about between a handful of artists and filmmakers who travel around the world asking strangers one random question, and then turning the responses into videos that, imho, make the viewer feel a little as if we really are all in this together.  Fantastic … Continue reading

/Laughter: Phantom fan runs onto field and disappears, never to be seen again, possible Jesus sighting

So this is awesome: During the 9th inning of Thursday Night’s Astros vs. Mets game, a fan ran onto the field, successfully escaped security by hopping over the center field fence, evaded security personnel a second time by climbing onto the roof turf platform, and then a third time by climbing onto the upper deck … Continue reading

Amazing: Danny MacAskill – “Way Back Home”

Growing up, Danny MacAskill never crossed the playground’s monkey bars with his hands. He crossed them with his Radio Flyer tricycle. Upside down.

Amazing: Glow-in-the-Dark Mushroom Kit

Getting some solar LED lights to illuminate your front walkway or backyard patio is pretty green, but nowhere near as green, or chill, as having some glow-in-the-dark mushrooms to do the job.  Introducing Panellus Stipticus, one of dozens of bioluminescent species of fungus in the Mycenaceae family.  Thought to attract nocturnal animals as a means … Continue reading

Amazing: Locked in Vegas Hotel Room with a Phantom Flex

Though going back to your Vegas hotel room and destroying every piece of glassware you can get your hands on won’t change the fact that you’ve cruised through your allotted budget for the weekend in just the first two hours of your stay, it will at least look cool if captured on a Phantom Flex … Continue reading

/Amazing: Guido Daniele Hand Paintings

You gotta hand it to him, Guido Daniele has some serious skills with the brush.  Check out his website to see more of his incredible work.

/Amazing: Erik Lundberg Loses It – Downhill Skateboarding

Sick hills, sick speeds, and super-sick helmets.  An insight into the mind of professional shredder/downhill skateboarder Erik Lundberg. To view more 70mph skateboarding goodness, check out Kenny Luby’s page on Vimeo.

/Amazing: The Black Hole

Cool short film from Future Shorts: The Black Hole.  Regular dude discovers John Malkovich-esque office supply and gets trapped in steel vault because he’s greedy.  Don’t be greedy.

/Camera: “Basket” from 1X

Photo community site 1x.com has loads of fantastic stuff.  This is from the user Roman_tik.  Thanks, and great photo, Roman.

/Tracks: The Head and the Heart: Lost In My Mind

Loving this band from Seattle, The Head and the Heart.  I saw them on Conan Thursday night, where they played this song, Lost In My Mind.  It was sick.  Unfortunately, the official music video is unavailable for this blog–but it’s worth checking out on Youtube. For now, I’ll include another solid version of the song, … Continue reading