LP does music for that Citibank commercial “Somebody left the gate open”

The real name of the song is "Into the Wild," but the commercial features the phrase "somebody left the gate open." Really like the entire song. Very cool lyrics. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=By1EbHetjAs via LP - Into The Wild (Live at EastWest Studios) - YouTube....

Komodo 3000! ~ Favorite Malcolm in the Middle Scene

The Komodo 3000! ~ One of my favorite Malcolm in the Middle scenes. It's from season 4, episode 8, "Boys At Ranch." In case the video link dies (it did), at the bottom of the post is a storyboard version of the scene to jog your memory, if not blind you with tears of...

Oats Studios – Volume 1 – Rakka

Volume 1 of Rakka begins a thrilling, visceral story I dearly hope gets completed. Coming out of Oats Studios, directed by Neill Blomkamp and starring Sigourney Weaver, this short film hooked me quick and never let go. Great ride.

“A fascinatingly disturbing thought” ~ Neil deGrasse Tyson

Neil deGrasse Tyson's disturbing thought: That there is about a one percent difference between human DNA and the DNA of our nearest genetic relatives the chimpanzee. You could say that whatever it is that makes us human is somehow contained in that one percent...

Teatime with a fairy

Actually, it's "Teatime with Tinkerbell," but I like the double entendre. In this photo (can't find the photographer) Helen Stifler is cosplaying Tinkerbell. Her expression is perfect; I love the composition; and while we are mixing up fabled characters, at Tink's...
Donuts ~ Photo by Pink Sherbet Photography

Claiming that someone else’s marriage is against your religion is like…

Brilliant quote from the twitterverse... Claiming that someone else's marriage is against your religion is like being angry at someone for eating a donut because you're on a diet. Twitter / @DavidRobert: Claiming that someone else ....

Smiling Syrian boy offering tea – So sweet!

“If I had a super power, it would be to fly. I would tell other children from around the world to come and play with me and my sisters, and to drink tea together!” ~ Mohamad, a Syrian refugee in Lebanon One of the top-rated comments on reddit for this picture of the...

Beautiful landscape image by Carlos Lazarini

Discovered this beautiful image on ALK3R's Wordpress photo blog. The photo is by Carlos Lazarini, a Sao Paulo photographer with a great eye. Sounds like he's self-taught and focuses on scenery. This shot just draws me in so strongly. Something about the composition,...

Black Eyed Peas – Chicago All Dance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oX6oSs7FHs0 I thought this was cool. The big O seemed to be surprised....How did they do that?

Where the hell is Matt? ~ My Favorite Music Video

Where the hell is Matt? video always makes me laugh...and tear up a little. Part of my response comes from the joy and silliness captured by the video, but perhaps even more important to the over effect is the music used in the video, a piece called Praan by Garry...

Dallas (Matherly) Fallert ~ Obituary

My Mother's best friend, Dallas (Matherly) Fallert, passed away. Dallas was a force of nature. With all her energy and enthusiasm, it's hard to imagine her gone. Together, she and my Mom got into a lot of mischief 😉 May she rest in peace...Below is her obituary from...

Long Way Round – Stereophonics

Ewan McGregor and Charley Boorman used the Stereophonics song Long Way Round (and variations) for their Long Way travel series. Warning: It's an earworm. Long way Round ~ Stereophonics Remember me my love, I'm the one you're dreaming of Going for a ride, I'll keep you...

OneRepublic – Counting Stars – Video/Lyrics

Where have I been?! Totally missed this brilliant OneRepublic tune. Counting Stars - OneRepublic Lately, I've been, I've been losing sleep Dreaming about the things that we could be But, baby, I've been, I've been praying hard Said, no more counting dollars, we'll be...

BALLiSTIC – Sci-Fi | Action short film by Film Riot

BALLiSTIC is a science fiction/action short film written & directed by Ryan Connolly. Set in the near future, BALLiSTIC drops viewers into a violent episode involving a young woman (played by Hannah Ward) being pursued by a "bunch of armed bad guys." Typical...