Posts filed under “Weekend”

Tightrope: Janelle Monae (ft. Big Boi)

Wow, I never heard of Janelle Monae before, but she is brimming with talent. I love anything that is both retro soul but has an updated modern feel to it.

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Hat tip Farnum

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Update: December 18, 2010 9:43am

Chris C sends along this updated video of Janelle Monáe performing Tightrope on David Letterman is a YouTube

Category: Music, Weekend

Friday!

Hat tip Flowing Data

Category: Weekend

Michael Specter: The danger of science denial

Vaccine-autism claims, “Frankenfood” bans, the herbal cure craze: All point to the public’s growing fear (and, often, outright denial) of science and reason, says Michael Specter. He warns the trend spells disaster for human progress. hat tip boingboing

Category: Really, really bad calls, Science, Weekend

Ripening Stars Near Rosette Nebula

How cool are these photos? Photo courtesy of NASA Photo courtesy of ESA

Category: Science, Weekend

Mad Money Friends

Hat tip Jim B.

Category: Television, Weekend

Plummeting Death Reform

Very funny, from new Pulitzer prize winner Mark Fiore: click for video Hat tip Barry2

Category: Bailouts, Humor, Really, really bad calls, Weekend

The United Countries of Baseball

Since its Spring . . . via Sly Oyster

Category: Sports, Weekend

The Conception of Wine

The Conception of Wine – Infographic from Tiago Cabaco on Vimeo.

Category: Food and Drink, Weekend

Human Body = Subway Map

I love this map, found over at Good:

Category: Weekend

Pixels

Way cool: Pixels by Patrick Jean (This far after 9/11, I still find it disturbing seeing NYC buildings come down) Written, directed by : Patrick Jean From: OneMoreProduction PIXELS is Patrick Jean’ latest short film, shot on location in New York. (Is the soundtrack Naïve New Beaters “L.A. trumpets”?)

Category: Technology, Weekend