Friday, January 02, 2009

Shaft a la Uke

The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, performing Shaft. A real smiler.

(courtesy Balloon Juice)

Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Extreme Lip Sync

A wild thing from BoingBoing - Ennio Marchetto - The One Man Living Cartoon Factory:


A couple of weeks ago management dropped a shoe - cutbacks inevitable due to the economy. Our business is dependent on retail and museum construction, and both are vulnerable to the downturn.

Today the second shoe dropped and I had to lay off my assistant.

Waiting for word on who else is affected.

Sunday, December 28, 2008

The continent shifts under the weight

I have found a substance with nearly the same atomic weight as National Geographicum:

Encyclopedia Brittanicum.