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Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

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Here’s a fresh batch of some quality interweb finds I’ve come across over the last 7 days: Fantastic batch of color photos from the early 1900s taken by French banker and philanthropist Albert Kahn. (Citynoise) An fancy interactive map of heavy metal, with sub-genres I've never even heard of. (Map of Metal) Sports columnist Michael Rosenberg puts the epic fail of the 2010-11 Cleveland Cavaliers into perspective with a look at the worst single-season drop-offs ever. And look, my Oakland Raiders made the list! (CNNSI) Cool bootleg of the week; a reunion show featuring jazz greats Slim Gaillard and Slam Stewart (Slim & Slam to fans) at the 1970 Monterey Jazz Festival. (T.U.B.E.) An excellent column by Jennifer Floyd Engel on the recent dustup between Peter King and Jason W
Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Internet, Links
Here’s a fresh batch of some quality interweb finds I’ve come across over the last 7 days: Like a scene from one of those apocalypse movies, a graphic photo of San Francisco after the earthquake and fire of April 18, 1906. (Shorpy) The Rock is disturbed to find out that Christina Aguilera was not debuting a new song at the Super Bowl. (Blame It On The Voices) Bet you didn't know so many NFL teams had marching songs, did you? (Album Art Exchange) Now this is what we need to spend time researching - which Chicago Cubs game did Ferris Bueller and friends attend the day they skipped school? (Big League Stew) Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan in 60-Seconds With Papercraft and Computer Graphics (Geekologie) Really long but really good article detailing film director Paul Haggis'
Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Internet, Links
Here’s a fresh batch of some quality interweb finds I’ve come across over the last 7 days: Dana Carvey + Linkin Park = Satan shooting explosive diarrhea in your face! (You Just Made My List!) A look at the worst men in sports.  No Al Davis, strangely enough.  (Deadspin) Even if you don't know what https is, change this Facebook setting now. (Gawker) "The arrow of time", a year-by-year history of the unhappiest family ever.  (Zone Zero) Remember zany, watermelon-smashing comic Gallagher?  Now he's paranoid, bitter, homophobic, right-wing nutjob, watermelon-smashing ranter Gallagher. (The Stranger) This is where TLC is heading, and you know it. (Urlesque) A graphic overview tracing the evolution of the Hipster (Gawker) Matthew Baldwin (Defective Yeti) is rating all the
Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Internet, Links
Here’s a fresh batch of some quality interweb finds I’ve come across over the last 7 days: Song of the week: "Thunder Chicken" by The Impacts (Funky16Corners) Funny webcomic: Ideal life vs. real life vs. weekend life (makeuseof.com) Amy Spencer's "Female American Pop Icons" photos from Glamour magazine (Killahbeez) A village in Holland with no roads (Funny pictures) This is what almost getting hit by a truck looks like. (blogTO) An OCR'd dictionary of hobo slang (GlyphJockey) Gruesome crash photos from a BMW M3 wipeout (Jalopnik) SyFy's latest contribution to the arts: Mega Python vs. Gatoroid, starring Debbie Gibson and Tiffany (I Watch Stuff) Move over FarmVille and Mafia Wars, Oregon Trail is coming to Facebook! (NBC Local) The Popdose staff (including yours tr
Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Internet, Links
Here's a fresh batch of some quality interweb finds I've come across over the last 7 days: 38 Vintage Political Posters of World War II (Large Format Posters) "The Butterfly Effect" webcomic (Mr. Lovenstein) 15 Little-Known Facts About the Brothers Grimm (Associates Degree) Amazing baseball catch by ball girl (noob.us) Politics Explained! (Steve Jackson Games) Mister Rogers + clown mask = nightmare fuel (The Daily What) How much bigger are NFL players now? (Pro Football Reference) In Through the Out Door: Cover Songs We Heard Before the Classic Originals (Popdose)
Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Here’s some stuff I enjoyed this week

Internet, Links
My current favorite internet meme: Vengeance Dad (Know Your Meme) A fairly comprehensive listing of jazz videos on YouTube (Jazz Tube) Sarah Palin's controversial "blood libel" video edited to include just the intelligent parts (The Daily What) A man's perspective on the Cami Secret (Next Round) Bizarre and hilarious (and probably fake) termination letter for a Domino's Pizza employee (The Daily What) A proper appreciation for the Val Kilmer '80s comedy classic Real Genius (The AV Club) A collection of fantastic photographs by Henri Cartier-Bresson (Livejournal) Related articles Cartier-Bresson Photos On Display At LA Art Show (luxist.com) Sarah Palin Wants To Avoid Consequences As More Criticism Comes In (lezgetreal.com)
Link of the day, 11/09/09

Link of the day, 11/09/09

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I'll probably pull some of these for a later article, but you should check out this sweet Flickr slideshow of color photographs from the 1930s and '40s. They're provided by the Library of Congress, who had another spectacular collection featured on this very site.
Link of the day, 7/8/09

Link of the day, 7/8/09

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Welcome the newest addition to the hallowed GFS blogroll - I'm Learning to Share! I stumbled across the site when searching for a release by an obscure musical act, and there's just a ton of cool stuff on there.  Drop on by and tell 'em GFS sent you.