:::Sad Face:::

23 12 2008

Or maybe it’s this face that’s more like it:

MacBook Pro committed suicide. Being replaced under AppleCare (yay), Mac-less for 3-5 days (boo). Radio silence until then since the IBM DouchePad I’m using as a temporary machine blows donkey dick. Will have mini-updates via Twitterific until fully operational.

Back soon.

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A Test of Endurance

18 12 2008

Can you get to the end of the video without scoffing, stopping, or shomiting (shomiting is where you are simultaneously vomiting and shitting your pants)?

But in all seriousness, what inner city kid DOESN’T dream of finding an enchanted voodoo Viewmaster that will rapture them to Canadian Guido Paradise Island?

I kid you not, this band is Canadian, despite all signs pointing to a long Jersey Shore heritage.





Cute Turned Up to 11

16 12 2008

It’s because of bands like Alphabeat that I think all of Scandanavia is one giant Charlie and the Chocolate Factory diorama come to life.

What is it about the Danish that they’re all so adorable? I swear you want to put this whole band in your pocket and break them out whenever someone’s being a bummer. Fuck Prozac, Paxil, and Zoloft. If I ever feel down, I’ll just take a hit of Alphabeat. I dare you to watch the video with a straight face. If you don’t crack a smile at least once you’re stone cold dead inside.
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From the ‘Drafts’ Bin: Downloads of the Day: James Morrison and Paolo Nutini

16 12 2008

I’ve got a stack of posts sitting in my ‘Drafts’ bin that—for one reason or another—never made it to the big leagues. From now on, when it strikes my fancy, I’m going to dip into this bucket of castaways for worthwhile stuff—whether it’s because the post’s topic still applies or because I feel like mocking myself for something that was on my mind and seemingly blog-worthy back then.

This first pick is the former, originally from February 2007:
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You Stay Classy Chicago

9 12 2008

I could really use some big ass storage around here in DC right about now.





For the Coolness Factor Alone

8 12 2008

YouTube videos can now be uploaded in widescreen (older news) and HD (a more recent development). This guy freddiew shows off the new capabilities nicely.





I Just Posted a Blog and I…

7 12 2008

JIZZED.

IN.

MY PANTS!

I think ‘Dick in a Box’ has just been ousted as best SNL Digital Short ever. Honestly, the production quality in this short is beyond. It’s beyond beyond. The boys did Kanye better than Kanye does Kanye.

Bonus points to Andy Samberg for bringing in his Lonely Island crew. Jorma’s the other singer and Akiva’s the DJ in the background.

And yes, JT was the pervy janitor.