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A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

Trailer Remix: Men In Black 3 get Wes Anderson-ized

Though it’s missing the slo-mo group dance scene at the end, it’s got so many other Wes Anderson hallmarks, I’m not going to complain. Even if Moonrise Kingdom looks like the apex of self parody, I’ll still see it. Damnit. (via TheMovieBlog)


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Trailer Remix: Dist’rbing Strokes & More
KYEO: Best Wet Paint Sign in NYC
Gorgeous: Watch Disney “Bloom” Remix by Pogo
Premake: Pixar’s Up! Remixed as Swingin’ 1960s Disney
WTF: Don Draper vs. Samwell “What What (In The Butt)”


Pork Rider: Jeremy Fish Designs New OJ Skateboard Wheels

“…I always thought riding on four really high performance pigs would be awesome. And if you got hungry, just pull over for some bacon…”

Jeremy Fish gave The Ümlaut some background on the new Pork Rider wheels he designed for OJSee the rest »


Traction: Wieden’s “The Man Your Man Could Smell Like” Old Spice Spot

Wieden+Kennedy‘s fantastic Old Spice spot is gaining some serious traction. Not quite GEICO Caveman TV show traction. But that’s a good thing.

Petaluma’s own Leo Laporte (Tech TV) just dissected the making of and even interviewed the creative team behind the idea. There’s the inevitable spoofs, of course. Now there’s a tribute song.

See them here … See the rest »


Video: The Fast & The Bi-Curious SNL

Here, the SNL dudes push the limits of gay/not-gay. (Thanks, Dylan.)

In the Digital Short “Andy’s Dad” they go wayyy too far. Still funny though. (Thanks, Mel!)