Archive for the ‘Favorites’ Category

Leonora Carrington: Britain’s lost surrealist

July 11, 2010

I have been enamored with Leonora Carrington’s work since college, and was pleased to find this short film about her online.  The work below is her painting Tuesday.

[Via Nag on the Lake]


Stuff no one told me…

June 19, 2010

A new illustrated blog, Stuff No One Told Me (But I Learned Anyways), by Alex Noriega.

[Via Everlasting Blort]

Mukhtar’s birthday

May 18, 2010

A bus driver in Copenhagen gets a wonderful birthday surprise.

[Via b3ta]


May 8, 2010

Not one of Incubus’ more well-known tunes, but a great song all the same.


April 17, 2010

This is what I like today.

Bohemian Rhapsody in bluegrass

January 22, 2010

By Hayseed Dixie.

JibJab’s take on 2009

December 29, 2009

[Thx Laura]

Japanese synchronized gymnastics

November 26, 2009

Absolutely stunning!  These male gymnasts deliver a flawless performance.

[Via b3ta]

Team Hoyt

November 13, 2009

This video of a father swimming, cycling and running the Ironman Triathlon with his disabled son has been out for a couple of years but it’s always worth another look.

Find out more about Team Hoyt here and here.

Zoomquilt II

November 9, 2009

I remember when this came out in 2007, so I was pleased to find it again on Boing BoingZoomquilt II, like its first manifestation in 2004, is an infinite loop of imagery that leads you through keyhole portals into various surreal landscapes inhabited by strange creatures.  If you’ve never seen either of the Zoomquilts you’re in for a fabulous, if sometimes a little creepy, ride.