Communication

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Progressbar -- An animated video.

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Boing Boing shared an 1.5 minutes animated Vimeo video titled "Progressbar".

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65 Amazing Facts That Will Blow Your Mind

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Justice (remove AQFL to e-mail) and Mental Floss (mental_floss) shared an article showing "65 Amazing Facts That Will Blow Your Mind -- OK, 'blow your mind' is a bit dramatic.

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How Atari box art turned 8-bit games into virtual wonderlands.

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Blue's News shared The Verge's article on "How Atari box art turned 8-bit games into virtual wonderlands -- Modern games have nothing on these cartridges... The original Atari featured a wealth of games with box art that was quite a bit more imaginative than the “grizzled man holding a gun” template that’s so popular today. The concept of playing a video game in your house, on your television, was still in its infancy in the late 1970s, and Atari needed a way to market its games. One solution was to commission intricately detailed covers that sold the idea of a game much better than any simple screenshot could..."

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Cats on Film -- A behind-the-scenes (and tongue-in-cheek) look at cat videos...

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VideoSift shared a funny 3.75+ minutes YouTube video (also on Funny Or Die) showing "Cats on Film -- She's been directing cat videos for fifteen/15 years and you may not even know her name. She's Shula Von Hollow and she's the industry's premiere cat video auteur."

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Everyday Products You've Been Using Wrong

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VideoSift shared an over 1.75 minutes YouTube video showing "Everyday Products You've Been Using Wrong". Also, there is a BuzzFeed web page.

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Little Anakin as Darth Vader: Star Wars Parody

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Dorkly shared a funny eight minutes and eight seconds YouTube video showing "Little Anakin as Darth Vader: Star Wars Parody -- While bored in deep space (and nobody to play with), Darth Vader's respirator malfunctions, his voice now resembling the shrill and prepubescent Anakin Skywalker.

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Amazing Space Facts You May Not Know

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VideoSift shared an over three minutes YouTube video showing "Amazing Space Facts You May Not Know -- Space is awesome...

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The History and Psychology of Clowns Being Scary

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Boing Boing shared a three pages/a(n) one/single page Smithsonian article on "The History and Psychology of Clowns Being Scary -- You aren't alone in your fear of makeup-clad entertainers; people have been frightened by clowns for centuries..."

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Do you say "kk" online?

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Comic Strips from Beatrice, the Biologist.

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"Beatrice the Biologist is part science blog, part comic, and part incoherent rambling..."

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Duct Tape (DuckTales Theme Parody)

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This almost two minutes YouTube music video shows "Duct Tape (DuckTales Theme Parody) -- We remaster the DuckTales Theme with the manliest tool ever: DUCT TAPE!

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"I Forgot My Phone" -- A video.

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VideoSift shared a two minutes and eleven seconds YouTube video titled "I Forgot My Phone".

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16/Sixteen Classic Films that Got Future Tech Right

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Blue's News shared a Gizmodo article showing Sixteen/"16 Classic Films that Got Future Tech Right -- ... Such is the reality of science that it doesn't always mesh with our fantastic visions of fictional futures filled with flying cars and other implausible technologies. In other words, reality sucks compared to what we've grown up watching on television/TV.

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Talking Kitty Cat

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SteveCash83's YouTube video playlist showing funny "Talking Kitty Cat" of pets talking with cussings (there is also another cat and a dog).

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American Hand Gestures in Different Cultures - 7/Seven Ways to Get Yourself in Trouble Abroad

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VideoSift shared a two minutes YouTube video titled "American Hand Gestures in Different Cultures - Seven/7 Ways to Get Yourself in Trouble Abroad -- View the infographic at Pimsleur Approach (might have a poor reputation)...

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Studio C - Facebook Friends Song

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VideoSift shared a three minutes and 52 seconds musical YouTube video showing Studio C's Facebook Friends Song that makes fun of people

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Amazon Selects Their Favorite Fake Customer Reviews

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/. shared Amazon's Funniest Reviews -- Helpful product reviews written by Amazon customers are the heart of Amazon.com, and we treasure the customers who work hard to write them. But occasionally customer creativity goes off the charts in the best possible way.

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Why Can't You Use Phones on Planes? -- A funny video.

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VideoSift shared a funny and cussy two minutes and 51 seconds CollegeHumor video showing "Why Can't You Use Phones on Planes? -- Angry passengers create turbulence for the airlines."

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