A title sequence sets the mood for movies and television. There is an undeniable art to them.
“There’s no way round it — commercial success is a mark of failure for a graffiti artist.” - Banksy
The more I learn about Bansky, the more I like him.
There is an instagram account to accompany the show, which is a good thing considering all the pieces rather ephemeral. http://instagram.com/banksyny
I’ve been rekindling my love affair with space lately. Listening to a down-to-earth astronaut talk for an hour is only stoking those coals!
It turns out that even ‘meaningless’ filler text has a back story!
I’ve often daydreamed about being able to fly. Watching this bird (golden eagle?) glide around this canyon only makes me want to fly even more.
Here’s a reddit thread talking about the video: http://www.reddit.com/r/videos/comments/1mmhwz/oh_nothing_just_a_gopro_strapped_to_an_eagle/
Molly sent me this video of an exceptionally talented young dancer, Terra. I’ve heard Terra dreams of becoming a mermaid when she grows up!
A simple and delightful cover of one of my absolute all-time favorite songs.
Source: SoundCloud / MikeDoughty
A documentary about VHS collectors that looks like it was shot on a VHS camcorder? Yes, please!
(Warning: There is some cheesy horror movie gore in this extended trailer.)
Here is the long awaited Official Trailer of Adjust Your Tracking: The Untold Story of the VHS Collector!
The NPR RadioLab podcast from 2009 talking about randomness.