Monthly Archives: March 2013

Photoshop handsome, Ukraininan Hip-Hop, heavy metal from Estonian hamster-man and cats, cats, cats!

A little round-up of recently discovered YouTube weirdness. First up: they sound a little like Vampire Weekend, but the first line in this song is about getting an extra life by getting the highscore…geek points galore: Verka Serdjuchka is…well, weird. … Continue reading

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Pictures of Devon: Torcross and the coast

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Torcross is a village in the South Hams district of Devon. Just north of it, you find Slapton Sands, made both famous and infamous by Exercise Tiger. Locals know the area for it’s beaches – and not least for the … Continue reading

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‘Ungooglable’ – the Schrödinger’s cat of Swedish language

Search giant Google recently went to extraordinary lengths to make sure something couldn’t be found. The thing in question was the term ‘ogooglebar’ and Google wanted to make sure that it was either edited or completely removed from the annual … Continue reading

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And suddenly everything went 1995-ish

There’s been a recent craze sweeping through the soft underbelly of YouTube where current TV-series have been made to look a lot like they were made in 1995. It’s much harder to explain what’s going on than just showing it, … Continue reading

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Indoor League TV – the brownest thing to come out of 70’s Yorkshire

Today, the recipe for Yorkshire Television’s Indoor League TV which ran for a number of years in the 70’s sounds like the screenplay for a tongue-in-cheek ironic comedy. First, you take a number of sport-ish things that rarely take place … Continue reading

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Diving giraffes, James Hetfield goes ‘yeah!’ and seal pup goes slip n’ slide

What it says on the tin – because it’s the weekend. So here’s a great video of giraffes giving Tom Daley a run for his money: http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xxyuig_5m80_shortfilms A Soundcloud of James Hetfield, lead singer from Metallica, going ‘Yeah’. A lot: … Continue reading

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How people of Europe think Europe looks – maps galore!

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I recently found a number of really interesting, humorous maps of how a various European countries see Europe. Here are a few of them:

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