Author Archives: Chompsky

A short by Hungarian animator David Dell’Edera. To wit:

An old fella shows up from nowhere and shakes up the neighbourhood.

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A promo for VICELAND’s 2018 Weed Week predicated on pareidolia – the mind’s propensity to see patterns where none exist – in this case, faces in inanimate objects.

Yes, we see them too,

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A 1972 Ferrari 365 GTC/4 Coupe – the more refined version of the GTB/4 Daytona.

Recently Concours restored at a cost of $180,000 with its components refurbished by an official Ferrari dealer, it can be yours for an unspecified amount.

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A nifty edit by TouTuber Spacepig22 wherein the character of Jerry in a classic scene from Seinfeld is replaced with Barry B. Benson – his animated character from The Bee Movie.

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Zaha Hadid Architects’ 2018 Leeza Soho building in Beijing’s Lize Financial Business District – a residential and business development with a 190m tall atrium at its core – the world’s highest. The atrium twists though 45 degrees from bottom to top, admitting light to all floors.

Due for completion this year, here’s how it looked eight months ago.

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Filmmaker Geoffrey Feinberg’s vertiginous profile of Kirill ‘the Russian spiderman’ and his death-defying (occasionally death-obliging) fellow thrill seekers within Moscow’s ‘roofer’ subculture.

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