Archive for April, 2008

Coupe du Monde de la Boulangerie

Posted in 2008, food, France, italy, news with tags , , on April 26, 2008 by kevin

Bread Contest

The French, after more than 10 years, reclaim the title of best bakers in the world.  Contest involved Baguettes and other typical pastries.  Taiwan was 2nd place with Italy following after.

I think he should just change his name to “Apparatus Gondry”

Posted in art, tubes, videos with tags on April 26, 2008 by Micah Gordon

Michel Gondry, Bjork and a Paint-Piano

Orgesticulanismus

Posted in tubes with tags on April 26, 2008 by eiffle

brilliant.

Dogs and Cats in the Morning

Posted in animals, blogs with tags , , on April 24, 2008 by Shiv

I visited Tremble today and found some pictures of some cute animals.
Although Todd Levin (of Tremble) has the Corgi listed as his least favorite dog ever, he made two exceptions, which I think are quite agreeable:
1. Corgi with Wheels:

and 2. Corgi on its back:

These Corgis are better than your typical Corgi, Todd, I agree.

— And to top it off, he posted a picture of his cats which is just ridiculously cute.

Animals make the internet run.

Babies

Posted in food, news, women with tags , , on April 23, 2008 by kevin

Apparently what women eat while pregnant affects whether they give birth to a boy or a girl.  I don’t know if I can believe this.  The study is also inadvertantly sexist; suggesting that women who eat better give birth to sons.  Anyhow, here it is

babies

Disneyland Baghdad

Posted in Iraq, milkshakes, politics, the future on April 23, 2008 by John

Sure the U.S. can try to dominate economically by rebuilding most of the country with contracted American companies. Even putting up a permanent military base and trying old fashioned domination is fine.  But put up a ‘Disneyland’ in the middle of Baghdad and push your values enough, and theres some oppression anybody can be proud of. VIA

Also in case you’re wondering, even after last night, Hillary’s still only has a 10.7% chance.

Because It’s My Job

Posted in food, friends, hot chip, music, predictable college photographs on April 21, 2008 by John

as a blogger to tell the public about everything Hot Chip does here’s a great B-side One Kraft Dinner via a blog I’ve never heard of but somehow came across today today. Theres a cover of “Nothing Compares 2 U” out there that I will pay good money for if someone finds it for me.

Also Hot Chip is now an official category on our site.