On the latest episode of Boing Boing TV, Xeni visits the Cable Untangling Championships which took place on February 8th at Machine Project in Los Angeles. Speedcabling (or simply “Cabling”) is a sport created by Steven Schkolne where competitors race each other to untangle CAT 5 Ethernet cables. Here are the rules.
“Funny, But No: Rejected Valentines” by Shoebox, a tiny little division of Halmark. via Drawn!
And now for your Valentine’s Day Eve viewing pleasure, the 10 Best Robot Chicken Sex Moments. Coming in #5 the disturbing nerd’s erotic unicorn fantasy (I wonder if that unicorn based the infamous Charlie?) via Fimoculous
Doodle 4 Google is a competition organized by Google that invites K-12 students to submit their version of the Google logo around the theme “What If…?”. The winner will have their design featured on the Google homepage on May 22nd, 2008, along with a$10,000 college scholarship and a $25,000 technology grant for their school. Here’s…
Some of you may fondly recall the intro to the HBO Feature Presentation. Here’s a behind the scenes video that shows at how the intro was made. Oh and then there’s the April Fool’s version of the intro. via lonelysandwich
SuperHappyDevHouse #23 takes place this Saturday, February 16th from 1pm-1am at the Sandbox Suites coworking space in San Francisco. It’s that time again! SHDH is back in San Francisco with a vengeance. Or at least a second time. Sandbox Suites has generously agreed to host us! 1pm-midnight per usual, show up having eaten lunch, BYOB…
My Tiki Bar TV Drinkbot Decanter has just arrived! It doesn’t get much better than drunk robot wearing a lampshade that can hold your booze. For the back story, check out the classic Tiki Bar TV episode “Drinkbot”. Oh and then there’s the “Drinkbot” outtakes. photos by Scott Beale
Tom Kenny, Bill Fagerbakke, Carolyn Lawrence and Rodger Bumpass, the voice actors behind SpongeBob SquarePants, created a hilarious video for the ASIFA-Hollywood Annie Awards where they dubbed over classic Hollywood films. via Cartoon Brew