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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 22:43:12 +0000
Ethen of the Sideways has created a fascinating visual essay that analyzes the manner in which Disney has and has not effectively utilized language to establish the environment of the story. Stating that either meaning or melody has to change when a song is translated from one language into another, Ethen shows how Disney hit […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:59:32 +0000
In an adorable clip from the PBS version of the BBC Series “Spy in the Wild“, a spy nautilus captured the reactions and interactions between bottle dolphins of a pod. Once the spy was declared safe, a baby bottlenose revealed himself, swimming confidently under the protective tail of his mother. This two-part episode entitled “Dolphins: […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:42:49 +0000
Actress Salma Hayek very graciously sat for the cameras of Vanity Fair to offer a short lesson on common expressions and slang in Mexico, explaining both the literal and idiomatic translations of each phrase. Salma Hayek, star of “How to Be a Latin Lover,” teaches you Mexican slang and translates the phrases from Spanish into […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 21:10:08 +0000
Known for their rather bold choices when it comes to denim, Nordstrom’s is offering a unique line of $425 jeans by PRPS that come pre-caked with mud, paint splatters and/or bleach. Each style has a masculine name and straightforward description copy that may help one to understand what the designer was thinking at the time […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 20:31:38 +0000
While on location in South Florida, the entertainingly masochistic Coyote Peterson, who has willingly endured a number of the most painful stings of the insect world, took to the water to locate a beautiful lionfish to sting him with its sharp, venomous spines. Once located, the fish was put into an aquarium where it seemingly […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:47:26 +0000
Author and father Hank Green of the Vlogbrothers attempted to explain what Pokémon are and where they came from, even though he knows absolutely nothing about Pokémon. He mentions that they are the Roman gladiators of modern day, but more kid friendly. Related Laughing Squid PostsDoes Twitch Plays Pokemon Give You Hope for Humanity? by […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:30:57 +0000
On an amusing episode of Cracked‘s Honest Ads series, businessman Roger Horton (Jack Hunter) stars in a commercial that ultimately reveals why credit cards are a scam. If you’ve ever wanted to know what it’s like to sell your soul and never get it back, just open up a credit card. Related Laughing Squid PostsWhy […]
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:24:50 +0000
In a very creative ad for Nespresso entitled “Comin’ Home” , actor George Clooney is standing under a tent watching the rain pour down when he gets a call from his buddy Andy Garcia who is enjoying a cup of coffee “in Paradise”. Frustrated, Clooney hits the ground, hitching rides from characters in iconic road […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 18:23:13 +0000
Disney•Pixar released the official trailer for Cars 3, the upcoming animated sequel to Cars and Cars 2 produced by Pixar Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. The trailer finds Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) hitting rock bottom and training hard to make a comeback by fulfilling one last racing dream. Cars 3 is set […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 13:42:49 +0000
Magic Touch Bullet Train Sushi is a Japanese restaurant in Cerritos, California that allows you to order sushi from a digital tablet and then have it delivered directly to you via a tiny speeding bullet train tray. via Foodiggity Related Laughing Squid PostsTank Sushi Served at Japanese RestaurantStudent Chefs Prepare an Enormous Sushi Roll for […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:41:14 +0000
Sneaky Zebra teamed up with Game Box Monthly to create a new video featuring some of the amazing cosplay at WonderCon 2017 in Anaheim, California. Fans of a Sneaky Zebra can help support their future work on Patreon. Related Laughing Squid PostsA Cosplay Music Video From WonderCon 2016San Diego Comic-Con 2016 Cosplay Music Video by […]
Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:07:40 +0000
DJI has released their new FPV view goggles that allow you to easily control a drone with head movement and see the world from a different view. It supports the Phantom 4, Mavic Pro, and Inspire series drones. A limited amount of DJI Goggles are available for presale from the DJI website. The DJI Goggles […]
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Wed, 26 Apr 2017 03:27:57 +0000
In 2000, Joshua Neuman began filming a documentary with and about his younger musician brother Jonathan. The idea came to the brothers after Jonathan, who had just begun treatment for leukemia, performed in hospital concerts as his alter ego Johnny Physical. Sadly after a year and a half Jonathan succumbed to a lung infection June […]
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