Simon Pegg on where the four Beatles’ voices are found in your mouth

https://i0.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Screen-Shot-2021-01-08-at-9.09.12-PM.png?w=1200&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2021/01/09/simon-pegg-on-where-the-four-beatles-voices-are-found-in-your-head.html In this 41-second video, Simon Pegg describes his party trick of showing how to do Beatles impressions based on where they are in your mouth. John is high in … Continue reading Simon Pegg on where the four Beatles’ voices are found in your mouth

Two hours of commentary on The Man Who Fell to Earth

https://i2.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/Screen-Shot-2021-01-08-at-5.37.05-PM.png?w=1200&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2021/01/08/two-hours-of-commentary-on-the-man-who-fell-to-earth.html In honor of the Starman’s landing day (January 8, 1947), here’s the over two-hour audio commentary for the 1976 Nicholas Roeg film, The Man Who Fell to Earth. Roeg, … Continue reading Two hours of commentary on The Man Who Fell to Earth

Excellent 1966 Australian PSA on the switch from £sd to decimalized currency

https://i2.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/CleanShot-2020-12-31-at-12.00.17.jpg?w=590&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2020/12/31/excellent-1966-australian-psa-on-the-switch-from-sd-to-decimalized-currency.html Enjoy the delightful music and animation in this 1966 FAQ explainer video to get Australians used to the switch from pounds, shillings, and pence, to dollars and cents. [Via … Continue reading Excellent 1966 Australian PSA on the switch from £sd to decimalized currency

This Japanese band uses instruments made from retired consumer electronics

https://i1.wp.com/boingboing.net/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/CleanShot-2020-12-16-at-08.06.01@2x.jpg?w=1180&ssl=1https://boingboing.net/2020/12/16/this-japanese-band-uses-instruments-made-from-retired-consumer-electronics.html Electronicos Fantasticos! is a Japanese band that makes and plays instruments made from "various retired consumer electronics such as Electric Fan Harp, CRT-TV Drums, Air Conditioner Harp, etc." [Thanks, … Continue reading This Japanese band uses instruments made from retired consumer electronics

Video: Cartoon Network Creates Good Anti-Racist Clip

https://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/files/2020/12/racism_1607603313.jpghttps://larryferlazzo.edublogs.org/2020/12/10/video-cartoon-network-creates-good-anti-racist-clip/  Check out this new video from – of all places – The Cartoon Network. I’m adding it to The Best Sites To Teach About African-American History.