From the “Movin’ On Up” Department:
Bicycle seat innovation eliminates saddle sores by relocating them.
About Colonial Indoor Lighting [ via].
Mortimer The Skeleton.
What not to do if you’re a
Travis County Texas District Attorney named Rosemary Lehmberg pulled over for DWI with a blood alcohol level of .23.
And if you’re a Travis County Texas District Attorney convicted of DWI named
Rosemary Lemberg, don’t don’t attempt to indict the Governor in retaliation for a legal veto of funding for your department due to inherent and egregious corruption.
Kinky Friedman endorses Texas Governor Rick Perry. Friedman’s a hoot.
Houston Harris (better known as Bobo Brazil) vs. , complete match. Rikidōdzan in 1957
(Kim Sin-rak, aka Rikidōzan, here.)
Otto von Guericke invented a machine that really sucked. In 1888, John Dunlop invented a machine that really blew.
THIS is the Happiest Place On Earth.
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Valerie June plays “organic moonshine roots music.” More popular in Europe than the U.S., her recording of “Workin’ Woman Blues” was produced and engineered in Budapest. [ via]
A Finnish redneck bluegrass band playing
AC/DC with Irish influences and an anvil? Steve ‘n’ Seagulls cover of “ Thunderstruck” is awesome. [ via]
“Rake My Back” by
The Forbidden Pigs (live at the Zoo Bar, Lincoln Nebraska 2001). The missus and I saw them in L.A. about 10 years prior by accident. We went to see The Paladins, and Jimmy & The Mustangs were there, too. The Paladins were great, The Mustangs were loud, but The F Pigs blew everyone away. Best stunt was when the drummer got up on his stool, took a flip over his kit, landed on his feet and beat the strings of Bacon’s bass. Pure awesome.
Have a great Labor Day weekend, folks. We’re not going anywhere soon.
here, here and here. I stitched the 3rd together from three seamless .gifs, video here.]
That’s an AP photo of destruction caused by the 23 February 2011 earthquake, Christchurch New Zealand.
[Update: Corrected date of Christchurch earthquake.]
[Images shamelessly pilfered from
here, click for full size. More at the link.]
Calling cows with a bovine ‘bone by
Farmer Derek Klingenberg.
The Fire House Five (plus Two) play “Red Hot River Valley” (1951). The band was made up of members of Disney’s animation department and were fairly successful.
Trombone Shorty on trumpet with “Hurricane Season” (2010) This New Orleans funk jazz mix works.
That should hold you for a while. More stuff coming down the pipe, so see you tomorrow.
here, here and here. I de-jitterfied the 2nd one.]