Category Archives: video

Poorest hit hardest as Rio prepares to profit from World Cup and Olympics

A couple of independent filmmakers have released this partially completed documentary charting the corruption connected with Rio’s megasports preparations. Favelas are being cleared by very underhand means with the police and militia illegally forcing people out of their homes so … Continue reading

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Saint Horatio’s kidney and the J2 Project

Charlie Stross has been talking on his blog about another book he won’t bother writing. This one would be about a plucky investigative reporter who upsets a billionaire, is poisoned and receives a kidney transplant from a priest. The priest … Continue reading

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Something for the weekend

A third instalment of normal days from Thomas Becker and Sebastian Stahlhofen: It’s a bit like Morecambe and Wise with less jokes but better stunts: via Blame it on the Voices I often try to throw my tea bag into the … Continue reading

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mostly we hear the squeaking of their shoes

via Blame it on the voices

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Syfy’s new made for TV film.. the title tells you almost everything you need to know. The only question that remains… Is sharktopus psychic? via urlesque

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It’s not funny but grudgingly engaging.

I’ve never laughed at the “antics” of Noel Edmunds, Jeremy Beadle and all the other Candid Camera cunning stunts. Antics are all very well when it’s Tom and Jerry or other cartoons but i’ve always felt very uncomfortable with any … Continue reading

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You can’t do that.. just think of Health and Safety

Fast lane at Berlin, Alexanderplatz

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Bod goes to Metaponto?

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what goes up (must come down)

A short film by Adam Smith with music by North of Ping Pong and featuring lots of lovely londonness [video:youtube:8V_T9qkrdHs]

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very clever

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it didn’t even touch the rim…

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Hello, my Darling!

[video:youtube:DqB_YYB8TJU] Finally, I know where that joke in Space Balls comes from. via Dinosaur Comics

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It’s not exactly rocket science.

Let’s start the year with this colourful and gory video of someone undergoing brain surgery. the bit that gets me is how the exposed brain pulsates in gentle protest at the poking and prodding. It’s almost as if it is … Continue reading

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brilliant billiards trickshots

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zombie boobs

Remember, when George W. Bush was elected, and he said that thing about how, by 2008, we’d have “movies that would explode in our balls like a shotgun filled with handjobs”? Well, that promise came true two days ago when … Continue reading

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