Daily Archives: 12 June 12, 2007

Voltron and Transformers Are From The Devil

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The Japanese Do A Great Johnny Depp Interview

It gets pretty cute around the two minute mark.

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Speed Painting with French Fries and Ketchup

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Duck Hunt Sweater

As a child, I was slightly obsessed with Nintendo Duck Hunt. It was fantastic. Years later, I used my new obsession, knitting, to relive my Dunt Hunt days. Here’s the results, enjoy!! Notes: -sweater took just over a month of … Continue reading

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US States Renamed For Countries With Similar GDPs

The creator of this map has had the interesting idea to break down that gigantic US GDP into the GDPs of individual states, and compare those to other countries’ GDP. What follows, is this slightly misleading map – misleading, because … Continue reading

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The Good Old Days of Wrestling

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Interesting Graph

In 1983, 50 corporations controlled the vast majority of all news media in the U.S. At the time, Ben Bagdikian was called “alarmist” for pointing this out in his book, The Media Monopoly. In his 4th edition, published in 1992, … Continue reading

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What the Mainstream Media Can Learn From Jon Stewart

When Hub Brown’s students first told him they loved “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” and sometimes even relied on it for news, he was, as any responsible journalism professor would be, appalled. Now he’s a “Daily Show” convert. “There … Continue reading

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