Via Felix Salmon:
Via Ezra Klein:
Unfortunately, I’ll be in NYC on Thursday. But if you’re in or around Cambridge, I can’t think of a logical reason to miss this. Here’s a video of the Piano Drop from 2009: And here’s the first ever, from 1972:
I spent the weekend in Maine with some friends. At one point we spent a good hour sharing some favorite youtube videos. This was the highlight for me:
1. Synthetic DNA, “XNA” 2. Your B of A .com, a mock BofA site 3. Computer Science Confirms Super Mario is Hard 4. How to Make Lightroom 3 Presets Lightroom 4 Compatible
Why not? “Artist Florentin Hofman’s giant yellow duckie puts a smile on the faces of passers-by as it floats from city to city along the Loire river in France. The hilarious and striking sight has already traveled the world before through cities such as Osaka and Sao Paulo.” More here.
Via Kid Dynamite: Part 1: Part 2: