Watch the trailer for Pacific Rim, Guillermo del Toro’s newest sci-fi movie. There are larger-than-life monsterous creatures, massive robots, and more expoloding things than you can shake a stick at. What more do you need from a movie? You want more? Fine, I will throw in Ron Perlman.
We got a Roku! If you are unawares, the Roku is neat thing that streams video & movies from your Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu, etc. to your television. No more sitting at the computer to watch movies. The Roku allows you to sit on your couch! They have tv stations as well, so you can stream television. It’s insane.ly.cool. roku »
Something about this made me so giddy when i saw it. This young individual aptly named Preston does a series of videos on youtube. This one is particularly wonderful, not because of the silly song, it’s just so…happy. It will make you smile I hope. Check out his other ones on his youtube page.
I used to work at Paper Source in Oak Park, and always wanted to buy everything. Not just a few things, everything. They have since added so many new things to buy that are pretty, It’s ridiculous. If you are lucky enough to live near one, stop by for a last minute Mother’s Day Gift! paper source »
So coming up in August is the annual NecronomicCon in Providence – an all things Lovecraft convention! There will be an exciting unveiling of a bronze bust at the historic Providence Library – but they need donations to make it happen! watch the video! »
Stampitude is a new online shop that will create custom self-inking stamps! How cool is this. Any artwork you can think of. I am thinking this would be totally fun as a gift to a kid, or anyone really. The possibilities are endless! Check it out! via howaboutorange.
Or maybe you did, I don’t know. But Ira Glass has some words of wisdom about storytelling, that truly applies to any creative field. Give it a listen, and then go support someone you know who is trying their hardest to create something!
“Season 10?” you say? “I thought there were only 9 seasons?” You would be correct. However, creator Chris Carter is executive producing the new comic series, X-Files Season 10, which is an ongoing new series. I am officially geeking out right now. Pre-order! x-files »
This upcoming month brings us on the brink of some great projects being completed and some new ones just beginning. Here is a sample of a few that are in the works, plus many more to be featured over the next few weeks. Put on your seatbelts and bring your chairs to their fully upright position because it’s on!
Here’s a neat little view of how Herr’s makes their potato chips. I suppose it’s sad that so much of industry today is automated by machines. But it’s still a cool process and fun to see.