Monday, April 27, 2009

Nyle's 'Let the Beat Build'

One NYU student's masterful video of Lil' Wayne's "Let The Beat Build" shot in one fluid take with live musicians. That's how you get noticed.

Olbermann Finds Man to Waterboard Hannity

Who's bluffing? Sean Hannity or Keith Olbermann?

Swine Flu Hysteria on Twitter

Is Twitter turning into an evil fear-spreading machine? xkcd brings it home with this cartoon.

CNN Reports on the Pandemic Money Stripped from Stimulus

What's going on? Somehow, the swine flu outbreak has inspired CNN to do some actual reporting into the Republicans' idiocy in cutting pandemic spending from the Stimulus bill.

Five U.S. Representatives Arrested at Darfur Protest

What is wrong this country that we arrest our own lawmakers for protesting genocide? And seriously, you're going to put 69 year old civil rights activist John Lewis in handcuffs?

1976 Swine Flu Propaganda Ad

This ad puts today's hysteria in perspective. Are you any less freaked out?

"Swine flu? Man, I'm too fast for that to catch me."

Robert Gibbs Doesn't Really Know What That Plane Was All About

Chuck Todd is incredulous that Gibbs had no knowledge of the low-flying plane this morning in New York City.

"New York City is very edgy about this."

Obama Downplays Swine Flu

Speaking at the National Academy of Sciences, Obama called the outbreak a "cause for concern" but not a "cause for alarm."

Dane Cook's iPhone App

Would you pay $2.99 for an iPhone app that gives you updates directly from Dane Cook?

ONN: More American Workers Outsourcing Own Jobs Overseas

The Onion uncovers an interesting new trend in American companies.

"I am able to feed my family and Mr. Felton can devote more time to his fantasy football team."

More American Workers Outsourcing Own Jobs Overseas