Month: May 2007

Futurama – 1939 World’s Fair vision of 1960

Fascinating what came true and what didn’t. Part 1: And Part 2:

Posted in Movies

links for 2007-05-31

“The LOLcky Horror Picture Show” by Elliott C. Evans Awesome! (tags: meme movies funny lolcats) Glomp – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Um, yeah, I had to look up this word after reading it on a something awful article about anime.

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Route 66 Mapping

The Mother Road: Historic Route 66 – a great information website has “Turn by Turn” maps that identify where Route 66 is, since some of the original road is no longer, and most of it isn’t marked with highway markers

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“I’m here to shoot a pilot”

Boing Boing is questioning whether this is actually true, but it seems to be making the rounds and has shown up on numerous news sites: Director Mike Figgis spent longer at LAX airport than intended. He’d arrived in Los Angeles,

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links for 2007-05-30

Stop Homework Stop Homework is the blog of Sara Bennett, co-author of The Case Against Homework: How Homework Is Hurting Our Children and What We Can Do About It. (tags: education children theory family) Caution: Some soft drinks may seriously

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