sez, "MC frontalot has an awesome new video for his song 'It Is Pitch Dark,' which is all about, you guessed it, being eaten by a Grue.
As he says on his website
: 'We welcome the general public to begin its viewing of the It Is Pitch Dark music video. This is directed by Jason Scott as an HD extra for his documentary on text adventures, Get Lamp
. If you do not care for the wee QuickTime or DivX files at frontalot.com, you can help yourself to the gigantor 1280x720 HiDef QT, a mere 474 megs, available via torrent, or! you can go in the other direction and check out the shittiest available res over on YouTube. Blind fans will probably enjoy the mp3 instead.'"
This is hands-down my favorite track on the new Frontalot album, and the video is great.
See also: New MC Frontalot nerdcore album
I asked Amy Parness, the co-founder of Sparkle Labs, maker of fantastic educational electronics kits, to write a Medium post about gender and the business of being a maker business person. Her terrific essay calls out the problems with “pink girly engineering kits.” From Medium:
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