Weekend Links: Presidents Holding Hams

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Chipotle has a creative new plan to turn spam email into healthier school lunches.
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The painter behind The Presidential Ham describes it this way: "Been talking about painting all the U.S. Presidents holding hams for a couple years now. Decided to do it this year 2010, finally." What more is there to say?
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This fascinating video features famed American Psychologist Phillip Zimbardo discussing the secret powers of time, set to a brilliantly-executed animation sequence.
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Are traditional movie theatres slowly dying off? This author seems to think so.
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Speaking of movie theatres - if you're one of the millions of people that have already seen Toy Story 3, you'll enjoy these inside jokes and images hidden in the film.
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These 10 amazing teenagers will make even the most accomplished among us feel lazy.
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The great internet sketch group Good Neighbor scored a hilarious video last year with their awkward fan interviews at the Lakers championship parade. Thank God the Lakers repeated - so we could get this hysterical follow-up.
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What do you do with a TV show nobody is watching? Sure, you could cancel it. But it's much more interesting to turn it into something really, really strange.
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And finally, ALT/1977: We Are Not Time Travelers is a project by artist Alex Varanese that brilliantly depicts modern technologies within the world of 70's-era advertisements.

June 27, 2010 - 5:03am
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