Oct. 28th, 2005

Haaaaallowe’en Friday Linkages!

» Zombie Romp!

Addictive Halloween-style Zombie Shooter! [OF DOOOOM!!!]

» The Empire Strikes Back: The Animated Gif

The entire story of the second Star Wars film as told through the magic of an animated gif.

» Comcastic Marionettes

Courtesy of Michael Dann. Really amazing flash marionettes. Fast-loading too. [Marionettes…. OF THE DAMNED!!!!11!]

» Waxhoff!

[Shudder]

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Oct. 21st, 2005

Frrrriiiiidaaaaayyyy!! (aaay…. aaaay… aaay.)

» The only debate on Intelligent Design that is worthy of its subject

[Note: I am not religious]

» Celebrity Punchout

Ohhhh Britney Spears… It’s kinda cool how the faces react to the hits.

» Make Your Own Police Sketch

Pretty cool actually!

» Wedding Proposal Via Search Engine

Interesting. That takes some serious patience. 🙂
How he did it: yishaandbarry.com

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Oct. 14th, 2005

Short week = Almost forgot about Friday links! Yikes.

Kinda brief ones this week, though. Short week!

» Camera-Tossing

Step 1: Set exposure length and click shutter
Step 2: Toss!
Step 3: See [apparently] pretty cool results
It’s started quite a following apparently.

» Honest Album Titles

(Somethingawful.com)

This still makes me laugh and it’s over a year old now. There are many. (Some may not exist since they’re hosted all over the place.)

» PaperCraft

Software and instructions for making realistic paper models of… pretty much anything!

» Flashearth

The poor man’s Google-earth. 🙂 (With none of the bandwidth hogging)

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Sep. 30th, 2005

Another Friday, the end of the first full week of Autumn!

» Anyone for Tennis?

In preparation for the Dubai Duty Free Men’s Open, tennis legend Andre Agassi (R) and the World’s No. 1 Roger Federer have a friendly ‘hit’ on the world’s most unique tennis court, the Helipad of the Burj Al Arab.
[For context: www.burj-al-arab.com]

» XTREME PLATFORM JUMPING SCHOOL

When you think of TOTALLY AWESOME JUMPS, you think of Action Blast Land.

[Rrrrrrright…. yeah…. Please note that caps are not mine, that’s the actual copy. Also please note: this is the most annoying interface I have ever seen in my life.]

» The Company Cookbook

From the intro: “It sucks, but in a completely awesome way.”
Let’s never do this, okay? 🙂

» HappyNews.com

Real News. Compelling Stories. Always Positive.
[This is not fake]

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Sep. 23rd, 2005

Friday at last! Enjoy…

» “The Aristocrats” as I Think Bob Newhart Would Perform It

By Tabetha Wells
[Apologies to regular McSweeny’s readers]

» The Bible in Pig Latin

a.k.a.: the Oly-hay Ible-bay.
Sites like this make me WANT To be busy. Yikes.
[Note: I am not religious]

» Wolfram Tones

This is hard to explain but fellow science / music nerds may be intrigued.

» Show Me DQ

Possibly nsfw, but some really beautiful artwork. (Neat interface too.)

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Sep. 16th, 2005

This week is an all-request week, since I received so many funny / interesting links from people all week.

Also: This is a little earlier than usual cuz I’m busy and it’s office-move-prep-day.

» Human Clock

From Julie C.:

She called this “absolutely outstanding” and I couldn’t agree more.

» Death Metal Karaoke

From Kevin K:

Sing (?) along, won’t you? [I’m talkin’ to YOU, Matthew Smith!]

» Dictionaraoke!

From Mark J.:

The magic of the dictionary and karaoke brought together at last!
“This site features parodies of popular songs using karaoke-style backing music with vocals provided by audio pronunciation samples from online dictionaries”

» Engadget Roundup: 1985!

From David A-M:

Funny! (Even if you aren’t a nerd like me.)

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Sep. 2nd, 2005

Another long weekend. As such: Couple extra links! Mwa-ah-ahhhh!

» Louisiana Flood Gallery

In light of the recent events in MS/LA

» How to help victims of Hurricane Katrina

Also in light of the recent events in MS/LA

» Infinite Cat

Self-explanatory when you see it. 🙂

» Who’s That With Jeremy?

» FunnyFaces

Takes a while to load. But holy: Funnnneeee!

Bonus Link!

» SpiroGraph

For those who remember what that was.

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Aug. 26th, 2005

Hellloooooo friday peopllllle!

Here we go…

» Clinger!

Kinda weird but cool.

» SpaceWorms

[Note: completely addictive and nerve-wracking]

» Comic Strip Generator

» Dionne Warwick’s Cosmic Peephole

“The Cosmic Peephole has the power to reveal the private, hush-hush life of anybody in the world. Type a name into the field below and gaze into *anyone’s* very soul… if you dare!”

Bonus Link!

» Comic Strip

Also from Chickenhead

Have a most excellent weekend.

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Aug. 12th, 2005

Vaaaacation! (for me, starting momentarily.)

As such, no friday links next week. I know. So sad.

Here goes, and have a great weekend! 🙂

» Net Disaster!!!

» The Gettysburg Address: A Powerpoint Presentation

» Dirkon: The Paper Camera

I’m going to attempt to build one of these sometime. We’ll see how it goes. Note: not digital. 🙂

» Cantilevered Structures with Pennies

Similar to previously-listed CardStacker [from Jun. 30th, 2005], only probably even more time-consuming. Yikes.

Have a most excellent weekend.

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