A surreal and supremely inane compendium of miscellaneous knowledge, Vol 10

Mark Frauenfelder:

Archie panel from the Spire Christian Comics era. Link

Video — Great commercial for an awful toy from the 1960s called the Swing Wing. It’s a beanie with a pendulum. You put on your head and swing it around. I have a dim memory of seeing this on TV when it originally appeared. Link


MP3s — “Hobo Conversations and Interviews – Conversations with Sidedoor Pullman Kid Hop-A-Long Chet Dante and Austin John.” Link


Video — shouting match between Bill O’Reilly and Sen. Chris Dodd of Connecticut. Link


The art of Hannes Bok, 1950s science fiction illustrator. Link


Polygon Pete uses ZBrush (“(It’s like finding a box of infinite Sculpey!!!)
“) to made 3-D drawings of Woodring characters. Link

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