For no good reason, I sort of decided to video blog my progress in RPM2011. This is my first update. It is 21 days until RPM2011. Sign up for RPM: www.rpmchallenge.com Or, if you’re already signed up, sign up for the 2011 Blind Chaos experiment here.
Toy Commercial Fail (via @lukestevens via @ChasLicc via failblog)
This is the most terrifying toy known to man.
I’ve been listening to Daft Punk‘s soundtrack to Tron: Legacy. It’s interesting. Not what I expected. I sort of expected a soundtrack full of blips and bleeps like “Around the World” made into a score, but in fact it’s actually a fairly soundtrack-y soundtrack. Not that it’s a bad thing; it’s a really good soundtrack,… Continue reading Random Song of the Day #13
Icy Roads In Portland Video
it’s seriously astounding how dumb some of these drivers are.
TMNT Argue Over Pizza (via @splitreason_com)
Holy Fuck – Red Lights (via youngturksrecords)
This may well be my new favorite band.
Middle Name: Danger is the brother to Baby SweetTooth. It’s got the same magazine-style layout and multiple widgetized sidebars with optional video embed and FeedBurner integration. In fact, everything cool about Baby SweetTooth is there in Middle Name: Danger, the only difference is the boy colors vs. the pink and brown in SweetTooth. Whereas Baby… (read more)
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This was going to be a post on building a WordPress shortcode that you’d use like [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=url[/youtube] inside your posts to take care of the embedding. My experience has been that when you flip over to HTML view to paste your code and then flip back to the Visual editor to finish your post, a… (read more)
This is a brilliantly-crafted interactive game via YouTube, that works like a choose-your-own-adventure story for Twilight: Eclipse. Click on the choices and you can actually steer the story a different way. Oh, and it’s done in old school 8-bit NES style. Update: In an amazing display of ignorance and thick-headedness, Summit Entertainment, LLC removed 8-Bit… Continue reading 8-Bit Interactive Twilight: Eclipse
This is pretty cool. Also, incredibly nerdy. via @10TimesOne via @GOOD