Videos 2017 - YouTube and Beyond



The Secret Life Of Brian.
A documentary about the troubled making of the film.
54 minutes, minus a few sections of a minute or two each where the commercial breaks would presumably be that I skipped ahead through. I don’t know why these couldn’t have been edited out.


So have any of you seen the Isaac Asimov Memorial Debates? Every year Neil deGrasse Tyson hosts a panel of well respected thinkers brought together to discuss a chosen topic. This year they debated De-Extinction:

You can find past debates on YouTube as well if this is something which strikes your fancy.


Carolina Eyck performs Ennio Morricone’s “The Ecstasy of Gold” (theme from The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly) on theremin and voice loop



I sent this to the wife today.





I shared this in P&R where it probably belongs, but either it failed to impress or no one noticed in the news deluge. Opera Politico vs Trump, Rossini Edition. Starring actual opera pros Rebecca Nelsen and Eric Stoklossa.


If I’m honest, I must admit I would have answered three of these questions incorrectly:




My ring video doorbell alerted me that I had motion at my front door yesterday…


This video is pants on head stupid. That is all.


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This video is pants on head stupid. That is all.

Edit: Agreed.


For RWBY fans


Rakka, by Neil Blomkamp (District 9, Chappie). Beware: it’s almost 22 minutes. But seriously, take a look. Very impressive, IMO…



Didn’t someone already post this Atari/Namco F-1 game where they show the internal workings?


OMG that’s awesome. I had no idea.