Weekend Links: An Amazingly Choreographed Ninja Fight

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From my friend Paul, a Korean drummer steals the show. Absolutely fantastic. This is a man who loves his job. How many of us get this happy about, well, anything? Joyous.
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Need a rush now that "Breaking Bad" is done for the season? "Watching this scientist sample lava from an active volcano will make your heart race."
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Stephen Fry discusses the evolution of language (I'll admit, I like sticking to the old rules, but he has some points), and, bonus, his words are turned into kinetic typography.
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Would you be excited or scared to stumble across this glow-in-the-dark mushroom? Otherworldly stuff, it was rediscovered in 2011 after 170 years hiding out in the Brazilian wilderness.
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From Andy, a perfectly choreographed ninja fight (on The Chive so some lightly questionable sidebar content, just FYI). The concept and timing is perfection.
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This video of 100 years of fashion in 100 seconds wasn't what I expected; it exceeded it. I needed to watch it several times to catch all of the outfits though - just like the Ninjas, the choreography (and editing!) are wonderfully sharp.
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Very cool idea: "Dirt Poster is a Design and Graphic-Design work made by Roland Reiner Tiangco, a new graduate of a Design School, living in New York. While handling the poster, your hands starts to get dirty, and this dirt allows you to see what’s the poster is all about."
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Be your own mix master -- play these videos together, some or all, start them at any time, in any order, and it'll work! Ah the magic of B flat ...
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When it comes to invention, apparently decorum can sometimes have its usefulness.
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Stay tuned - more links tomorrow! In the meantime, remember to send your link submissions to FlossyLinks@gmail.com, or send me a Tweet @keeneTV.

September 15, 2012 - 4:51am
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