Archive for June, 2012

Fortune Telling With Asparagus

Saturday, June 30th, 2012

Jemima Packington claims to be able to tell the future by interpreting asparagus. Watch her at work. Found at YouTube from jonmillsswns.

Clueless Students Don’t Have Basic Education

Friday, June 29th, 2012

High school students don’t know the answers to basic questions like Who is the Vice President? and In which war did America gain its independence? Found at YouTube from tomjonessuperfan.

Paul Bunyan – 1958 Walt Disney Short

Thursday, June 28th, 2012

Here’s a short film released by Disney in 1958 about the legend of Paul Bunyan. Happy Paul Bunyan Day! Found at YouTube from 1nikeshg.

30 Famous Writers Discuss God

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Science fiction writers Sir Arthur C. Clarke, Isaac Asimov and Douglas Adams; playwright Arthur Miller; novelists Gore Vidal, Martin Amis, Philip Roth and Sir Salman Rushdie; poet Andrew Motion; and columnist Christopher Hitchens are among the 30 writers who share their thoughts about God in this supercut video.
Found at YouTube from JPararajasingham.

What It’s Like To Be A Hula Hoop

Tuesday, June 26th, 2012

Attach a GoPro video camera to a hula hoop and you’ve got the point of view of the toy. Are you dizzy yet? Found at YouTube from theoriginalhelski.

Dubai: Tilt-Shifted, Time-Lapsed

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Time-lapse, tilt-shifted video featuring the two iconic towers of Dubai: The Burj Al Arab and the world’s tallest building, The Burj Khalifa. Found at Vimeo from Philip Bloom.