August 06, 2007

80 years of female portraits in cinema. A short video composite. more inside

January 30, 2006

Just in time for the Olympics Live online courses, taught by experienced archaeologists, allow learners to explore the Greek and Roman world from a new perspective.

January 08, 2006

The Unnatural Natural The hobo Roy Hobbs. A homeless guy who clouts homers in a softball league somewhere in the heartland. It sounded too good to be true, at first, but baseball is full of things that are too good to be true--baseball itself is too good to be true--and that's one of the things we love about it. Like no other sport, baseball caters to our need for mythology. For pretend. more inside

December 25, 2005

"What does leather do to you?" Links to a .wmv file. (SFW)

December 19, 2005

Newsflash! UCLA study concludes American media has a liberal bias. Film at 11.

December 18, 2005

Herblock's History Political cartoons from the Crash to the Millenium. An online tribute, courtesy the Library of Congress. more inside

November 21, 2005

It's Jerry Time True tales from the life of Jerry. Episode #1: "Who's THAT GUY?"

November 20, 2005 -- photos, articles and research on the European Theater in World War II.

November 15, 2005

Back to the future (with email) From Oct. 24, 2005 to Nov. 30, 2005, will collect thousands of letters that our readers have written to themselves. And we'll deliver them up to 20 years later.

November 13, 2005 is a tool you can use to generate discussions on any topic, concern, question or idea you have. It shares similarities with a lot of different things, such as blogs, event organizing tools, product comparison tools, online polls, etc., but it’s much more free-form. more inside

October 29, 2005

50 Years Of The World Press Photo Awards Some I remembered. Most I didn't, and are almost too painful to see. Amazing how much emotion a still image can capture and evoke.

October 16, 2005

Daws Butler - Voice Magician Voice of Elroy Jetson, Huckleberry Hound, Quickdraw McGraw, Yogi Bear, Cap'n Crunch, Snagglepuss and more. Link goes to the official Daws Butler website. "Exit, stage right."

October 10, 2005

Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Slideshow, courtesy of the New York Times, on "Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit," with voice-over from creator Nick Park.

October 02, 2005

Something artful this way comes Although a place to buy art online, I especially like the Features Section from their online magazine. Includes Baghdad Journal, by Steve Mumford, an artist embedded for a year with U.S. forces. more inside

September 12, 2005

Foundations to Chemistry is a free on-line "Pre-University Chemistry Course" offered by the University of Oxford.

September 11, 2005

Imagine your cellphone as your smart travelguide. Combine the physical annotation technology of semacode with the high quality information in Wikipedia.

September 06, 2005

Watch it shred A movie gallery of actual shredding; from the ordinary but tough, to the surprising.

September 05, 2005

Ground control to Major Tom ORBITER is a free flight simulator that goes beyond the confines of Earth's atmosphere. more inside

September 02, 2005

"I'm already torn" This mime (apparently from Germany) still cracks me up as he sings to the pop song.

September 01, 2005

Web Japan aims to help people around the world get to know more about Japan and the Japanese. Sponsored by the Japanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA). more inside
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