Shenanigans-deprived modern lads languish, lose heart. Difficulty: mnemonic for what?
“If I’ve learned one lesson from all that’s happened to me, it’s that there is no such thing as the biggest mistake of your existence. There’s no such thing as ruining your life. Life’s pretty resilient, it turns out.” –Sophie Kinsella
And here are links to plenty more not necessarily radio-useful but interesting items that I happened upon while putting the show together, that I found mostly thanks to the fine websites listed to your right.
Baby capybaras. Cute cubed.
Thrilling gymnastics trick.
States of matter.
The not-planets. Once there, click to magnify.
Julia Kent, another superlative looping cellist.
The oldest known song. Written circa 1400 B.C.
“Please enjoy and taste many Japanese products.”
Advertising tropes: the appliance-gasm.
The Twilight Zone. The Twilight Zone. The Twilight Zone.
Cop uses the floor to literally smash a girl’s teeth in. Keeps his job. Warning: awful.
Map of where the words are.
Flash! This just in from Pluto!
The whole Wizard of Oz but with all They Might Be Giants music stuck all over it in all the right places.
The 1939 Bell Labs voder.
I don’t know what these athletic chubby people and animals are singing and dancing about, but they’re having a lot of fun.
Homemade gun drone.
And a few illustrated applications of the fascinating Magnus Effect.