Another installment in my series of photos from my travels: Walt Disney's quiet, contemplative grave in Forest Lawn cemetery, in Glendale, CA (just a few minutes away from my apartment last year!). Walt's remains, along with those of his wife Lillian and his son-in-law Robert B Brown, are interred in a woodsy, overgrown corner of Forest Lawn, surrounded by a low wall with a small wooden gate. There's a stone bench for sitting on and contemplating the plaque and the thriving vegetation.
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Documentary maker James H. Carter II is seeking about $4,000 to complete work on “Foolish Mortals,” a documentary about Haunted Mansion fandom that includes a detailed 3D model of the Disneyland Mansion for you to VR in (or whatever!).
Musician and comedian Mike Phirman performs “Trust In Me” from The Jungle Book using only his hands to create Kaa. Here’s the original for comparison: [via Laughing Squid]
I’ve never really felt the need to purchase a smartwatch because a lot of them aren’t very functional, but at just shy of $30, the Martian Notifier Smartwatch was worth checking out. For that low of a price, it actually does feature an impressive amount of functionality, and comes in handy when you don’t want to be carrying around your […]
Geek Fuel is a subscription delivery service that caters to those of us that love comics, gaming, and general geek culture. Every month, Geek Fuel will assemble a box of goodies with a value of $50 or over. The specific items are a mystery, but you’ll always get an exclusive t-shirt not found anywhere else, a full […]
If you like to DIY and you like helicopters, you’re going to really love the Flexbot Hexacopter Kit. This copter blows traditional models out of the water: it includes everything you need to actually build your own hexacopter, and then pilot it like a pro, too.The construction is complicated enough to give you a challenge, […]