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Adult Swim. Fab Sauce from Rubber House

Adult Swim. Fab Sauce from Rubber House on Vimeo.

It’s the Adult Swim promo we were surprised the lawyers approved! Come with us on a journey deep inside co-director Greg Sharp’s problematic feelings towards squeezable sauce toppings.

Credits:

Written, designed, animated by Greg Sharp
Additional animation by Vincent Tsui (pstk-way.tumblr.com) and Nikhil Markale (nikhilmarkale.tumblr.com)
Voice by Chelsy-Lee Ordonez De Cross
Sound design by James Brown (jamespeterbrown.com) & Adult Swim
Produced by Adult Swim

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Autumn Days

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Autumn Days

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Bioluminescent Algae, Australia

nubbsgalore:

the bioluminescent noctiluca scintillans — an algae known otherwise as sea sparkle — of australia’s jervis bay. photos by (click pic) andy hutchinson, joanne paquette and naomi paquette. see also: more bioluminescence posts)

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The Simpsons + Mondrian + Wine

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The Simpsons + Mondrian + Wine 

“Wine, or maybe not? is a playful, minimalist wine bottle design project that will bring a smile to your face. Inspired by the style of famous Dutch painter Pieter Mondrian, the collaborative project was developed by Russian artist Constantin Bolimond and Dmitry Patsukevich in 1987, the same year The Simpsons first aired on The Tracey Ullman Show. And, the contents of the bottle have remained a mystery ever since.” 

Here’s our recent Simpsons tribute

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“Shootout with Stormtroopers”

“Shootout with Stormtroopers”, Star Wars Uncut Scene 408 from oliver sin on Vimeo.

Animation and Design: Oliver Sin
Sound Design: Wesley Slover

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StarWarsUncut.com/scene/3709

Thousands of fans from around the world are joining forces to recreate Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back, fifteen seconds at a time. Find out more by visiting StarWarsUncut.com

TM & (C) 2012 Lucasfilm Ltd. All Rights Reserved. Footage Courtesy of Lucasfilm

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The History of the Christmas Tree

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What is the history of the Christmas tree? As far as common historical accounts are concerned, it all started with customs of the ancient Egyptians, Chinese, Scandinavians and other cultures that displayed evergreen trees, boughs and garlands during the winter. These decorations were symbols of everlasting life and reminders of the growth of spring, and they were also believed to ward off evil spirits, ghosts and illness.

The Christmas tree tradition as we now know it is thought to have begun in Germany in the 16th century when devout Christians began bringing trees into their homes and decorating them. Early decorations included nuts, fruits, baked goods and paper flowers. It is a widely held belief that Martin Luther was the first person to add lights to the tree. During a walk home one evening, he was struck by the twinkling stars through the evergreen trees and decided to recreate that…

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the holly and the ivy

the paris apartment

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good morning and happy sunday! it seems most of the country is snowy this weekend so i’m a little out of the loop being in florida. when i started seeing images of winter this morning, i couldn’t help but get into the spirit of holiday decorating. my place has a little sprig here and there…

CMSnot much but the rosemary tree is fragrant and the berries are festive. i couldn’t go too far since i’m heading up north again on thursday. i had to do something though, because somehow it never quite feels like the holidays here the way it did up north.

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even though i don’t decorate much, it got me thinking about how simple it is to get the holiday vibe with just a touch of green. below are some of the shots creative bloggers all over the net have shared. if you’re not in the mood to…

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