01 7 / 2014

mentalflossr:

Cartoon All-Stars To The Rescue: The Biggest Anti-Drug PSA Ever

George H.W. Bush said before its debut that he wanted every child in America to watch it.

This thing gave me nightmares, although I guess it semi-worked.

01 7 / 2014

theabsolutemag:

Kangding Ray: “OR”

If you’re looking to inject some grandiose intensity into a slow Thursday, then you, my friend, have come to just the right pop culture discovery engine. This heavy and awesome (in the dictionary sense) track from Kangding Ray, “OR,” comes with a sleek and equally awesome video…

22 5 / 2014

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22 5 / 2014

thecultureofme:

Veruca Salt - “Seether (live on “Conan”)”. First time this band performed live together in eighteen years. Chills.

Oh shit, I used to love them…

(Source: thecultureofme)

21 5 / 2014

jasonrbradshaw:

Barbie House Party

21 5 / 2014

10 5 / 2014

09 5 / 2014

nprmusic:

Because why shouldn’t Julia Wolfe and David Lang bring experimental music group Bang on a Can All-Stars to Arthur

(via theabsolutemag)

09 5 / 2014

newyorker:

Read Cirocco Dunlap’s humorous piece on the Sims you left behind: http://nyr.kr/1j78Kdj

“Following your departure, we were physically unable to do anything. Newspaper after newspaper piled up without anyone to click ‘Recycle.’ We had refrigerators and ovens but no one to tell us to use them. After several years of this hell, Mr. Dumb Stupidass—the first Sim you created—discovered a way to leave his house without you.”

Illustration: The Sims.

newyorker:

Read Cirocco Dunlap’s humorous piece on the Sims you left behind: http://nyr.kr/1j78Kdj

“Following your departure, we were physically unable to do anything. Newspaper after newspaper piled up without anyone to click ‘Recycle.’ We had refrigerators and ovens but no one to tell us to use them. After several years of this hell, Mr. Dumb Stupidass—the first Sim you created—discovered a way to leave his house without you.”

Illustration: The Sims.

(Source: newyorker.com)

09 5 / 2014

theabsolutemag:

“I Decided to Leave” Is an Honest Depiction of a Mid-Life Crisis

Everyone has those mornings when you get out of bed, start heading into work, and then suddenly realize that you desperately crave change. Perhaps grabbing your keys and heading off into the woods Walt Whitman-style might be the extreme example, but I Decided to Leave, a short animated film by Daniel Britt and produced for Channel 4, takes it even further (alternate dimensions, anyone?). More…