February 26th, 2015

Stargate SG1 - cast & logo

Time for a linkspam...

So, Dan McPharlin has created these rather wonderful miniatures of classic synths. Suffice it to say, I want some of them...

On which note, a range of pocket-calculator sized actual synths, costing $59:00, inspired by the old Nintendo Game & Watch. More about them here.

If Hermione were the main character of Harry Potter. #BossWitch. (Caution - contains sweary.)

21 times Harry Potter was the cleverest book series ever.

Also, 21 reasons Harry Potter has the most dedicated fandom ever.

After 37 years of marriage, husband dumps his wife for his secretary. What she does when he demands the family home is priceless!

I've posted this on Facebook, but not here - All the ghostly sounds that are lost when you compress to mp3. Since it uses the mother of the mp3 - Suzanne Vega's Tom's Diner - as its model, it's of particular interest to me...

Edinburgh Festival 2014 - 10 questions for Tim Vine. There are other 10 Questions for other comedians who were at the Fringe last year, but I'm sharing this because I Heckled Him Once...

I don't normally watch It's always sunny in Philadelphia, but I was rather interested in this report of a recent episode which appeared to be, for the most part, a single take (it wasn't, but it created the illusion thereof quite well).

A spoof article from The Daily Mash about how Lovejoy (y'know, the Suffolk-based antiques dealer) is to join the Marvel universe, and an usvsth3m piece on why he's already part of it. Incidentally, a Lovejoy remake is on the cards.

Speaking of spoof articles, 10 incredible Back to the Future Easter Eggs you won't have seen if you're super unobservant. :-)

And on a similar note, I'm an anti-braker.

Points in defence of gay marriage.

Star Wars - Smuggler's Run - a fan film. Gotta love the creativity of some fans:

Secrets revealed in Joss Whedon's Avengers DVD commentary. Since the UK release didn't come with commentary track, this is a kind of useful page...

What it's like when you're an American using Britain's NHS.

22 Chinese signs that got seriously lost in translation.

Well, that's got rid of a few of my Firefox tabs...