In this video [via Spacetwinks], Hanna-Barbera sound editor Paul Douglas's 10 favorite sound effects are presented for your amusement and transformative misuse. It's sadly missing the "running" sound, though, but it's not hard to find...
(There's an audio CD on Amazon purporting to offer a set of 100 official Hanna Barbera sound effects, and it's got good reviews, but YouTube surely has the lot anyway)
30. Boinks: Boink/Doink/Pixie And Dixie Boinks
31. Bongo Feet & Zip
32. Bonk, Zing, Crash & Zrit
33. Bonks & Conks
Y NAKAJIMA posted this fully functional “Assault Type Thomas” to YouTube. Check out more photos at Badland Models. I dig the postapocalyptic Chp ‘n’ Dale.
Jazz trumpeter Jack Sheldon, singer of the Schoolhouse Rock! classics “I’m Just a Bill” and “Conjunction Junction,” has died at age 88. With roots in the 1950s West Coast and bebop jazz scene, Sheldon became the longtime musical director of the Merv Griffin Show. In 1973, he became an ongoing contributor to Schoolhouse Rock!, voicing […]
The theme tune to classic 80s’ cartoon Inspector Gadget performed by Riccardo Bonci at St Barnabas with Christ’s Chapel in Dulwich, England. Here’s He-Man and the Masters of the Universe:
Traditional headphones are overrated, especially now that this HumBird Bone-Conducting Speaker allows you to enjoy a rich and completely unique listening experience depending on where you place it. A must-have item for true audiophiles looking to switch up their usual listening routine, this compact speaker uses cutting-edge bone conduction technology in order to deliver a […]
You don’t need to be a professional chef in order to enjoy a great set of knives in your kitchen, yet far too many would-be culinary pros settle for subpar blades that lose their edge after a few months. This Schmidt Brothers® Cutlery Carbon 6 7-Pc Knife Block Set will bring a new level of […]
Now that the latest iPhones have embraced the wireless charging revolution, there’s really no excuse for not having a wireless charger of your own. But even the best wireless chargers don’t allow users to use their phones while they’re being powered up. This Suction Powered Wireless Charger breaks that rule by allowing you to comfortably […]