Reuters, the New York Times, and many other news outlets reported today that a
British artist who goes the name Banksy has been hanging hilarious painted
spoofs (photo, left) in New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art and other museums
around the world.
Who would win the ultimate dance competition — Napoleon Dynamite, the
nerdy high schooler from last year’s MTV movie of the same name (upper photo at
left), or Fender, the star of
Robots (lower photo), which opens across the U.S. on Mar. 11?
The Parents Television Council wants there to be less sex on TV, right? So they
bring the most titillating clips together on a single Web page so we can catch the parts
A digital photographer, Susan Hesse, is creating a stir with her Web gallery of
faces overlaid on various objects, such as a Napa cabbage bearing the
visages of her and her husband, Stephen.
The hottest thing in German music right now is a little ditty sung a 6-year-old girl about a crocodile.
The Consumer Electronics Show, the largest tech event in America, just ended in
Las Vegas last week. The buzz, however, wasn’t about the latest widescreen TV. It was
about Bill Gates’ keynote speech, during which several Microsoft technologies
crashed or utterly fell apart.
If you’re not reading any of the comic strips that are coming out of the Web
every day, you’re missing some of the funniest, strangest, and most creative
illustrated work available.
For your end-of-year festivities, one Web site allows you to define your
own 2005 calendar and print it out as a 3-dimensional, 12-sided object
that will surely amaze your friends.
Just for fun, a company called Storeridge Engineering uses powerful electrical
bursts to actually shrink coins. This involves putting the currency into
a metal coil and then blasting it with more than 100,000 amps.
Everyone’s seen MTV music videos — but the music television channel is
now enlisting beings from video games to perform the latest pop songs.