"And the Americans headed to the West, the final frontier, to boldy go where no man has gone before, and kill a lot more Indians."
You may know Trey Parker as co-creator of South Park and Book of Mormon, but he's also the auteur behind this award-winning student film, “American History.” The animated college film from 1992 won a Student Academy Award. It features the narration of Parker's college roommate Junichi Nishimura, for whom English was a second language. May this short film live forever on YouTube.
This is also an excuse to post my favorite photo of Matt Stone and Trey Parker here on Boing Boing.
Matt Stone and Trey Parker. A Comedy Central photo shot many years ago.
Zoomies! Because it’s snowing!
Justin T. Brown’s Donald Trump is the Dumbest Man in America² cleverly edits Trump’s catastrophic interview with Jonathan Swan so that Trump is arguing with himself. It’s so good, The Lincoln Project ganked it on Twitter.
Please like and share this piece of art that I made. pic.twitter.com/g2lFTC0UHv — Nick Hutson (@NickHutsonMusic) August 4, 2020 Q: What is a “Mah Nà Mah Nà”? A: The question is, “Who cares?” (Thanks UPSO!)
If the last 50 years of education have taught us nothing else, it’s that it often requires different tactics to best reach different learners. To pick up a foreign language, some students take best to the old-school high school language lab method, using heavy repetition, verb conjugation and grammar emphasis to embed a new language. […]
For those who want a career in video games, there’s no reason to sit around and wait. EA and Rockstar Games probably aren’t going to seek you out and knock on your door with a job opportunity. But if you’re an indie developer with a good idea and some passion, you can create a really […]
Nobody is happy about the current state of our COVID-ravaged education system. With a new school year fast approaching, plans for teaching students still in flux, and political in-fighting driving more fear and confusion about whether or not to re-open campuses, teachers and parents are concerned. Meanwhile, most kids are just fine with spending less […]