Power Tool Drag Races 2008 takes place this Saturday, May 17th and Sunday, May 18th at Ace International Speedway in San Francisco. Photos from PTDR 2006. See Previously: Power Tool Drag Races poster by Joshua Ellingson
Whatever you are doing right now, it is probably not as entertaining as watching a video of kittens on a treadmill. Run kitteh, run!
Pink Ponk has posted a wonderful gallery of 1950s-1970s advertising on Flickr.
Here are a few photos and video of last night’s Roboexotica USA, a celebration of cocktail robots organized by monochrom and SHIFZ that took place in San Francisco. More Coverage: – “Robots serve up fiery cocktails in San Francisco” (Daniel Terdiman, CNET) – “Booze Slinging Bots Serve Fun at Roboexotica USA” (Jenna Wortham, Wired) –…
Spencer Tunick staged a large scale nude photo shoot in Vienna today, with over 1,800 stripping down and posing for him in Ernst Happel stadium. The installation was organized the Kunsthalle museum in conjunction with the Euro 2008 football championship. Here’s more on Spencer Tunick’s previous installations. Spencer’s next installations will take place in Ireland…
Dennis Liu came up with some creative ways to use Mac desktop apps to create an unofficial music video for the song “Again & Again” by Bird and The Bee. via The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW)
Kyle Downes made a really cool coffee table in the form of a giant NES controller.
“A Few of My Early Childhood Fears” is a wonderful comic from “Tales Of Mere Existence” by Levni “Lev” Yilmaz. Here’s a larger version that he posted to SFist. Lev is selling several books and DVD’s of his work, including his new book/DVD “The Seven Habits Of Highly Negative People”. comic by Levni Yilmaz