Flowing Data ranks the year’s Best Data Visualizations; two of five come from my visualization crush Amanda Cox.
Entries from December 2008
December 21st, 2008 · 4 Comments
December 18th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Sweet: Mills Kelly’s why-didn’t-I-think-of-that class on historical hoaxes has completed, and come clean on, their promised hoax.
December 13th, 2008 · 2 Comments
American Memory archives + members of Skinny Puppy + multimedia + post-industrial music = some damn cool I don’t know what. (Douglas Rushkoff explains a bit.)
December 11th, 2008 · 2 Comments
Bill Benzon on Astro Boy and the robot as subaltern. Hat tip to The Constructivist–but which of his blogs to link to?
December 9th, 2008 · 2 Comments
An “alternate history theme park” in which dinosaurs fight in the Civil War. Where was this in 1996?
December 8th, 2008 · 16 Comments
Don’t get me started.
December 7th, 2008 · 3 Comments
Every country on earth is transformed into a D&D campaign just by translating all the place names.
December 5th, 2008 · Comments Off
Slow and low, that is the tempo. Hat tip to Dan Cohen.
December 4th, 2008 · 4 Comments
Remember that old Onion headline: “Perky Canada Has Own Government, Laws”? Apparently, for the next eight weeks, we don’t!