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Video

Improv Everywhere: Food Court Musical

I’m not sure if you’ve heard of Improv Everywhere before, but the group consistently puts out some of the most clever and ingenious comedy I see. They just released their latest piece, Food Court Musical, which is one of the best I’ve seen yet: Some of their previous “missions” you might also enjoy: No Shirts […]

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Video

8-bit Marching Band

You’ve got to love a marching band that can not only play the Tetris theme, but create the game while marching (direct link): How many songs do you recognize? Also, previously, Nintendo A Capella (direct link):

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Work

An Animated Holiday Greeting from Idea to Reality in Less Than Two Weeks

I don’t think I’ve officially mentioned this on my blog before, but one of the two businesses I helped startup is a company called Greeneye e-Manifest. What we do, in a nutshell, is make very easy for Canadian trucking companies to submit an electronic manifest of what’s in their trailers, and where it’s coming from, […]

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Baby

Welcome to the Gun Show

Kael, who will turn two in a couple of weeks, has developed quite the personality already. Here he is doing one of our favorites: Muscle Man from berberich on Vimeo.

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Fun

The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks

Update on 10/22/2007: The photo I posted below has been featured on The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks. Thanks Bethany! I was very pleased to find The “Blog” of “Unnecessary” Quotation Marks today, via John Gruber. It’s extremely “funny”. Misused quotation marks have become one of my pet peeves in recent years. I’m surprised at […]

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Fun

My Favorite Simpsons Episodes

You may not know this about me, but I’m a huge fan of the Simpsons – have been ever since the beginning. In high school, I would frequently take in 1-2 hours of episodes every day, so I quickly became adept at spouting off obscure references and quotes from the show. Last night I was […]

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Culture

Only in Japan

Ah, the Japanese. How can you not love them? We need more of this over here in the States, and less Howie Mandel.

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Photos

My Personalized Wired Magazine Cover

Well, it’s that time of the month again. The couple of days when my new issues of Wired, Business 2.0, and Fast Company all arrive to provide me with fresh reading material for a few weeks. Today my July Wired magazine showed up, with this cover greeting me: Several issues ago, Wired offered personalized magazine […]

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Music

Video from the Blue Man Group in Fargo

I finally managed to pull the last few videos and photos from last month’s Blue Man Group concert off the digital camera last weekend. It was an unbelievable show that I’d recommend to everyone. Our seats turned out to be really good, which gave me the chance to take some decent photos and videos with […]

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Music

Blue Man Group in Fargo Tonight

The Blue Man Group How to be a Megastar Tour will be in Fargo tonight, and Casey and I will be taking in the concert. Friends who’ve seen it say it’s the best show they’ve seen, so we’re pretty excited. It seems that they encourage fans to bring their cameras, so I might have some […]