Posts under ‘found’

Closed Captioned Poetry

I happened upon some accidental “closed captioned poetry” hidden in a local CBS affiliate’s broadcast, so I thought I’d share a few of my favorites here.

Lessons learned from a “Shirtstorm”

Last week a team of scientist landed a probe on an comet from an orbiting satellite. That’s the coolest sentence ever, right? Like thousands of other nerds across the globe, I watched the whole thing live… on Twitter. During the long wait for the Philae lander to reach it’s target, one of the team’s project […]

Was the Mona Lisa intended to be stereoscopic?

Did you know there are two almost identical versions of the Mona Lisa? No? Me neither. Long story short, some scientists scanned an “insignificant” painting and found that beneath many layers of paint sat an almost identical copy of Da Vinci’s masterpiece. Upon further study, it appears the second version was painted from a slightly […]

Rockumentaries on Netflix

Even though Netflix streaming can be a little lackluster at times, it has it’s moments. The second season of Adventure Time is online now, and House Of Cards was pretty swell. Their documentary section actually has a few gems in it and I wanted to share some of my favorites: The Punk Singer – A […]

Musicless Music Videos Are My New Jam

Youtuber Mario Wienerroither makes music videos more epic by imagining what they would be like without all that cumbersome music. The results are frakkin hilarious. Also the idea that you can avoid legal action by writing “no copyright infringement intended” is pretty funny too.