Oct. 28th, 2011

Happy Friday everybody. Can you believe it? End of October.

I know!!

Here we go…

» Ray Villafane: The Pumpkins

Seriously some incredible pumpkin carving artistry here. Wow.

» CBC’s Nightfall: Downloadable audio

Nightfall is a CBC radio show that aired between 1980 and 1983. The had some great spooky stories which might make your Hallowe’en a little more “boo” than usual.
Sent in by Melissa L.

» Depictions of Disney Characters in Real Life

Created by artists Jirka Vinse Jonatan Väätäinen. Really great work.

» Zombie Invaders

Like centipede, only slower.
Oh yeah and also with zombies.

Bonus Link!

» Hollywood Movie Cliches

In handy infographic form. Funny.
Sent in by Hannah J.

Enjoy your fabulous Hallowe’en weekend everybody.

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Oct. 21st, 2011

Happy Friday again. Apparently (again) today is the next next next day that the world is supposed to end.

So we’d better hurry up and view these Friday links!

» The 12 Most Convincing Real-Life Ghost Stories

Kind of interesting.
Sent in by several subscribers. Hallowe’en is now only 10 days away. BoooOOOOoooo…

» Jan von Holleben: dreams of flying

Carefully staged photos which are adorable.

» Shit That Siri Says

Siri is the voice activated assistant on the new iPhone 4S.
Discovered by Hannah J.

» Hero’s Adventure

Old-school “adventure” style game with some clever twists.
Sent in by Melissa C.

Bonus Link!

» vintage everyday: New York subway in the 80s

You know, I don’t use the word “dope” that often, but it’s the first thing that came to mind when I was sent this. That and “yikes”.
Sent in by Jenni W.

Enjoy your weekend, in the even the world fails to end.

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Oct. 14th, 2011

Holy cow: Friday. At last.

Let’s go!

» Treehotel

I think I want to go. Really amazing design.

» Ben & Jerry’s open letter to the Occupy Wall Street protesters

This is actually the clearest definition of what this protest is about. Well done.

» ColorJack

A really clever set of online tools for web designers to quickly develop complementary color palettes.

» One and One Story

“Game mechanics change based on narration.”
A very cool, sweet little game.
Discovered by Traci T.

Bonus Link!

» 12 Extremely Disappointing Facts About Popular Music

“This is the saddest thing you’ll read all day. YOU LET THIS HAPPEN! YOU!”
No kidding.
Discovered by Kelly S.

I hope your Friday and your weekend are both spectacular.

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Oct. 7th, 2011

Hello October Friday. How you doin’?

Ready? Ready!

» What Party Embroideries

Embroidery designs created by Stephanie Tillman.
Really funny, and odd.
I think this one is my favorite (at the moment.)

» Nightmares Fear Factory, Niagara Falls

Halloween is coming. 🙂
When you visit this attraction, there are hidden cameras which record your reaction. Apparently quite a few people have really been scared at this attraction.
I think I want to go.

» After the Final Curtain

“Photographically documenting neglected and abandoned theaters throughout the United States”
That pretty much says it all.
Some great work here.

» Running Men

You have to assist several running men to get from point A to point B. A challenging little game.
Sent in by Noella S.

Bonus Link!

» Things We Never Told You: Ode to a Bookstore Death

Funny.

Have a fantastic weekend, and for my Canadian friends: Happy Thanksgiving!

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