a few witches burning gets a little toasty here

20may2013: ☉ in ♊: ☽ in ♎

 faustus, faustus, why doth thou wrong me faustus. shem’s schoolbook, or the first draft with notes and ephemera of james joyce’s finnegans wake.

is good to be the king … of omelets.

see the problem inherent in privilege?

Doonesbury!

how is poverty produced? why does it persist? who profits from poverty?

and when they split those atoms it’s hotter than the sun

20130514 ☉ in ♉: ☽ in ♋

rescuing your music from that cesspit that is the apple holding cell. ditching itunes!

four tet’s original mix (with tori amos sample) for unspoken (thank the fork!)

ap reporters have their communications snooped by the feds – not what democracy looks like.

skylab space mutiny! (h/t mefi)

unearthing a lovely tale of magick and madness by the wizard of northampton and some friends.

grant says to kevin, you ever heard of this batguy? (h/t bleedin’kewl)

yet another instance where wikileaks’ work benefits the people. your tax dollars are working for monsanto!

as she dips and wails and slips her banshee smile

20130205: ☉ in ♒ : ☾ in  ♐

beach house short film ‘forever still’ filmed out near el paso, tx. heavy weather, beautiful music.

ad astra: star citizen a crowdsourced space exploration sim coming next year.

trailer for the new film from studio ghibli, ‘from up on poppy hill’.

“ma bell, got the ill communication.” hacking the mothership.

shame. “and you will know them by their deeds.” war on women continues.

“go to sleep, go to sleep, shut your big bloodshot eyes” cryonics!

sleeping with the enemy, morrison’s punk/chaos magic in the invisibles (h/t 2 technoccult)

and this is why i question owing an allegiance to a nation’s leaders and why i value whistle blowers and truth tellers. we are the enemy.

poison = dose + host. some poisons can heal as well as harm. “creepy creepy crawly crawly”.

uh oh! somebody just said it. another form of the oatmeal, conspicuous for its lack of nuts and raisins, not the alex jones kinda nut, mind you (plenty of those).

“when my one and only love was the wicked witch.” jodie foster singing serge g. at 15.

oh i persuade you, like always i persuade you

☉ in ♌: ☾ in ♈

oak fibonacci sequence used to increase solar power generation…by a 13 year old.

diy picnic table and speakers in a suitcase.

supergods, a review of grant morrison’s new autobiographical take on comics and stuff.

pop pop paparazzi from the lovely anne hatheway. shit gets real yo!

“banging all them different women, he’s such a queer.” – john stewart on faux’s calling warren buffett a socialist.

the weekend have a new mix tape…it’s sorta dreamy. (h/t da fork)

new underworld trailer. yes! kate beckinsale is back in leather.

frugality foodie tips from lifehacker.

couldn’t have happened to a bigger bunch of asshats…next up goldman sachs & s&p.

persuasion: how we go about it in the academy.

movie line rhyme. how many of these movies can you name?

and in case you were wondering, yes, god is away on business. here is cookie monster to explain.

god of carnage looks to be a tasty little drama…”i wipe my ass with your human rights.” (h/t 2 badassdigest)

i seem to have lost it

05april2011: ☉ in ♈: ☽ in ♉

book trailer for paolo bacigalupi’s ship breaker

space p0rn: home sweet home.

new gang gang dance, ‘mindkilla‘ from the upcoming eye contact dropping next month. vid here. (h/t 2 da fork)

the mountain goats stop by spin and drop a few songs and answer a question or three.

“…then he asked me would i yes to say yes my mountain flower and first i put my arms around him yes and drew him down to me so he could feel my breasts all perfume yes and his heart was going like mad and yes i said yes i will yes.”

planned parenthood safe…for now.

george r.r. mcdonald’s game of thrones is coming to hbo, here is a teaser of the first twelve minutes.

welcome to the cloud.

elfquest is teh hawtness. just sayin’. if you wanna read up on the series, it is here for you. gratis. (h/t 2 da boing n io9)

spikey dice for your fav role-playing game made of stainless steel and a 3d printer…want.

best coast stops by daytrotter and drops some tasty bits for your aural pleasure.

here is teaser track ‘you know what i mean‘  from cults first album dropping this spring.

the glory of the sacred wunderkind

18march2011: ☉ in ♓: ☽ in ♍

“gramdma take me home.” claymation of nirvana doing ‘sliver‘ (h/t 2 lost at e minor)

alan moore interview from pádraig ó méalóid.

i have sex. i had sex when i was in high school. my friends had sex. stand up for planned parenthood. (h/t 2 coilhouse)

the trenches‘ an animated short for the upcoming feature length sucker punch.

werner herzog + ancient caves at chauvet + novel use of 3d = cave of forgotten dreams.

farm punk. grow yer own! (beware the paywall…silly nyt paywalls are for assholes like murdoch). (h/t 2 technocult)

my love is love and not fade away.” jack white and seasick steve  w/ the rolling record store in the atx.

“a shame adam should grow so jealous of eve…” misyoginists among us.

you say you want a revolution

01february2011: ☉ in ♒: ☾ in ♑

google is giving you the art of the world’s museums.

there is a still a revolution going on in egypt. al jazeera english for on the scene coverage.

local natives on daytrotter. yer welcome.

guilermo del toro in the new yorker.

camilla d’errico of tampopo fame has a new book of her out coming out. check it.

best coast and wavves in dc @ the 9:30 club.

a seven nation army couldn’t hold me back.” go #egypt (h/t 2 democracynow)

lykke li @ nyc’s le poisson rouge.

hold your hands up to the light

26january2011: ☉ in ♒: ☾ in ♏

the last time someone was naked and painted gold in banksy‘s house…

glad that planned parenthood’s bullshit detector was in good working order. this is an attempt at entrapment and should be prosecuted.

nerd alert. red dwarf is returning from the void.

lol. taking the anti-heroism of the watchmen crowd to a whole other slacker level. lazy teenage superheroes.

art of noise’s ‘beat box 2‘, vid directed by anton corbjin highlighting the fairlight synth. (h/t 2 boing²)

b-sides ftw! yuck’s ‘coconut bible‘. crunchy goodness.

altered zones dropped purity ring’s ‘ungirthed‘, here is the vid.

new feelies. ‘should be gone‘, via da fork.

from the got no cause until we got cause because they done did what they said they was gonna do. threatening is assault. prosecute it.

new likke li video for ‘untitled‘. looking forward to the release of her new album.

the way this country is dividing to fall

04january2011: ☉ in ♑: ⦁ in ♑

anne francis (r.i.p.) stars in deep throat aaaand forbidden planet

john s. hall of king missle fame recites a poem ode to a facebook friend request. (h/t 2 @JPBarlow)

big brother wants to jam (not with) you. darpa redies blade to jam wi-fi on the battlefield. (h/t 2 /.)

“standard english plural” english is a colonizing language, loan words become english…octopodes ftw! (h/t 2 boing²)

“give us some wood and we’ll build you a cabinet”… detroit thrives in the midst of “ruin p0rn”.

new björk ‘biophilia’ courtesy of the ipad app ‘solar system’ which looks beautiful from the vid. (h/t 2 da fork)

wormwold saga an online comic of exemplary beauty. (h/t 2 boing²)

micachu is wandering around collecting stuff for her diy instruments for cool hunting.

diy touch stylus for your tech touchpad gadgets. (h/t 2 makeymake)

so much for being secure in your persons…what did you think that democracy’s founding document was just a suggestion?

scalia thinks the equal protection clause ain’t about equality…i think he is a misogynist…but we already knew that.

blood on my hands and i can’t stop this hemorrhage

03jan2011: ☉ in ♑: ☾ in ♑

get annonymous since everyone wants/has/sells your data.

vid for demdike stare’s  ‘hashshashin chant’ (h/t 2 da fork)

business as usual…well amazon won’t be gettin’ none of mah business thank e…

big brother wants you to not have a civil war (with george clooney & google’s help)…can we use it to stop the sacksville-baggers from starting one in the us?

wanna get lost in the natural world..how about the royal botanical society’s database, the plant list. (h/t 2 readwriteweb)

hahaha won’t happen. “No information has been made available to date regarding any FBI or other law enforcement investigation of the denial of service and other technical attacks made against the Wikileaks website.” but annonymous, now they are a legitimate target. (emphasis mine)

here is what your money (which goldman sacs owns) bought…1 percent of the value of zuckerberg’s magic button box.

i love a good snow storm…short film beautifully capturing the snowpocalypse of 2010, idiot with a tripod or man in a blizzard. (h/t 2 da boing)

america is ginning up your food and wants the world to go along. suprised?

julian assange…(hu)man of the year no matter what time stinks…a rundown of what his leaks informed us of…according to one of the journalist outfits that didn’t do their jobs…

three of my favorite flavors in one package…too bad it happened like the jodorowsky, giger, moebius, dalí unseen dune movie.