Nightmarish version of The Simpsons' intro

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Yoann Hervo's tribute to the (too) long-running show also happens to contain the best couch gag ever. Read the rest

Hieroglyphic illustrations featuring your favorite superheroes

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Josh Ln's Heroglyphics are a series of illustrations of superheroes and movie characters posters (TMNT, Star Wars, Power Rangers, X-Men, Avengers and Spider-Man) available as posters, canvas prints, wall tapestries, etc. Read the rest

Delightful abstract animations controlled by drum kit

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Colin Toupé set up his electronic drum kit to trigger animations. Simple idea and wonderfully executed! Read the rest

Hypnotically captivating video of CGI Silly Putty

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"There's something mesmerizing about watching little dragons made of semi-viscous cookie batter falling helplessly into heaps and melting into each other."

Disney animator draws classic characters in 3D with VR headset

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From the Future of Storytelling Summit. Read the rest

“Wire Cutters,” a wonderful short film on the rough lives of off-world robot miners

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“A chance encounter proves fateful for 2 robots mining on a desolate planet.”

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Great book covers as animated GIFs

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Wonderful literary GIFs by Javier Jensen of Santiago, Chile.

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WATCH: NSFW Camgirl Odalisque by Hugo Arcier

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Hugo Arcier's Camgirl odalisque "aims to establish a connection between classical nude artworks, odalisque figures (such as Ingres’ or Manet’s), and the more contemporary vision that camgirls represent." Read the rest

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Watch this psychedelic video of paint mixing

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Thomas Blanchard created this deeply trip video, "The Colors of Feelings," using paint, oil, milk, honey, and cinnamon. Read the rest

Watch Nina Paley and Theodore Gray's fantastic embroidered animation for Passover song

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The amazing Nina Paley (Sita Sings the Blues) and Theodore Gray created a fantastic embroidered stop-motion animation of my favorite traditional Passover song "Chad Gadya." Read the rest

WITNESS. Madventure Time: GREATEST MASHUP EVER

Adventure Time meets Fury Road. CHROME. SHINY. WITNESS. (via Waxy) Read the rest

Even Strong Bad and Homestar Runner concede that Flash is dead

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Fifteen years after the Flash animation web stars first graced our screens, even Strong Bad and Homestar Runner are ready to throw the shroud over Flash.

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Watch Pixar co-founder's 1972 computer animations of face and hand

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In 1972, Frederic Ira Parke, while a grad student at the University of Utah, created the first computer graphics animation, above, of a human face, and with fellow student (and Pixar co-founder) Ed Catmull made the groundbreaking computer animation, below, of a human hand. Read the rest

Trophy hunting is "hunting" the way that Big Thunder Mountain is a "train ride"

You may already know that killing a lion is the most cowardly thing you can do, but The Searcher's essay on lion hunting, with accompanying illustration, makes the point with admirable force and eloquence. Read the rest

Watch Bugs Bunny's first official cartoon from 75 years ago

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Bugs Bunny turns 75 this year. His first "official" cartoon, seen here, is titled "A Wild Hare." Watch as Bugs is pursued by Elmer Fudd for the very first time. Read the rest

850 photos: Making of Yogi Bear and The Flintstones in 1960

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LIFE photographer Allan Grant took 850 photos documenting Hanna-Barbera studios in 1960. Read the rest

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