Friday Funpack: On the Road Again Edition

Listen: Phoenix “Entertainment” ß Released this week; first single from their upcoming album
Bonus track: Dragonette “Run Run Run” Sunshine Jones Remix ß Also fresh. They released this on Wednesday. Frankly, I like the album version better.

Quotable: “An old trick well done is far better than a new trick with no effect.” — Harry Houdini [source]

 Links worth checking out (even if you don’t read or watch the whole thing)

  1. Don’t call me Oscar  ADORBZ!
  2. 10 years after decriminalizing all drugs, Portugal is overrun by crackheads. Just kidding. Drug abuse is down by half.
  3. Being given superpowers makes people nicer to others
  4. Optical calibration targets for drones
  5. Mississippi ratifies the 13th amendment… 147 years late.
  6. 5 examples of how the languages we speak can affect the way we think
  7. This isn’t TV. It’s real life!
  8. The Mini Film Critic: A First-grader Judges Oscar-nominated Movies by Their Posters
  9. 19 Clicks to Kevin Bacon
  10. The Human Test (Volume 1.1.1)
  11. Harlem reacts to the Harlem Shake Summary: That is not the Harlem Shake and Harlem is deeply offended.
  12. Airplane Lavatory Portraits ß much more hilarious than you might expect.
  13. What does an ant colony look like? Watch a video about it.
  14. Best and Worst Local Business Taglines
  15. Want subject lines to your phone calls? There’s an app for that.
  16. Solar System lollipops! COOL!
  17. Tetris: Winning an unwinnable game
  18. Badass surfing video
  19. How many heartbeats per lifetime?

Meme of the Week: Double Dream Hands Because I went to the movies over the weekend and saw that Sprint pre-movie turn-off-your-cell-phones commercial