Space alien illustration
by Boris Artzybasheff, from a 1947 magazine article on flying saucers.
, an amazingly great science fiction writer and co-founder of peer-to-peer search system openCOLA
, suggested this site: Family Indigestion
. Lots of pictures of questionable food.
Carl Barks, one of the greatest comic book artists of all time, died on Friday
. He was 99.
Here's an excellent prank
. This guy hooked up the Eliza program (an early, crude, coversational bot) to AOL instant messenger. He posts the conversations between the Eliza program and people who think that they are chatting with a person.
I was a Funny Face drinker. Kool-Ade was strictly for the proletariat. Old Funny Face
Shag is a retro-style illustrator with a thing for tikis, bongos, and beatnik chicks. Now you can buy Shag checks
Bat Guano is a DJ at WIDR. Here's the site for his show, SwaG
Stream from WIDR student radio in Kalamazoo. Great stuff. Paste this into your streaming MP3 browser: http://wakko.cs.wmich.edu:8000
David Sheldon is an illustrator and animator who created some great fake commercials for the Ren & Stimpy Show
. Here's his portfolio
Two good articles by freelancer Andrew Weiner: One on a school for aspiring pro wrestlers
, and another on the future of demolition derby
The eBay Conceptual Art Gallery
is a collection of unintentionally bizarre photographs of items being held for auction. What a great idea!
Here's a story I wrote for The Industry Standard
about ebook formatting specifications
. Thrilling, ain't it?