Other Ten Percent 4/18/13

Apr 18 2013

It’s Patton Oswalt day here at Other Ten Percent. I don’t really know why it just is. Sometimes the universe does that to me.

31 Famous People Who Married Their First Cousins
Okay seriously these Mental Floss videos are so good. How is a list of 31 one people who did creepy cousin marriage this interesting?
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
April 17, 2013 at 07:03AM
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Design Fiction: Deadinburgh
Disaster preparedness as a huge interactive theater piece with new media elements.
via Beyond The Beyond http://www.wired.com/beyond_the_beyond
April 17, 2013 at 07:27AM
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Patton Oswalt’s 8-minute Episode VII pitch is delightfully insane
I…Patton Oswalt is a genius. Don’t read any description of this just watch it.
via io9 http://io9.com
April 17, 2013 at 09:20AM
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Transform a Vintage Radio into a Raspberry Pi-Powered Wi-Fi Jukebox
I’m…let’s be honest I’m never going to do this because I’ve been planning to do this as a weekend project for the past like 4 years and it only gets simpler and simpler and I still never do it.
via Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com
April 17, 2013 at 05:00AM
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Patton Oswalt is a perfect Penguin in the newest Badman installment
I…I genuinely want to see this Batman movie. Like, I miss fun Batman/Bond movies now.
via io9 http://io9.com
April 15, 2013 at 11:20AM
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Do Not Touch, Interactive Music Video Lets Viewers Take Part with Their Mouse Cursors
This may end up in Free Game Friday this week or it may not but I’m a big fan of this thing.
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
April 16, 2013 at 01:12PM
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The game of shopping
The psychology behind “saving” money when you’re shopping is incredibly interesting and also basically the only proof you need that markets and the individual people that make them up aren’t actually rational. I’m not arguing that this guy’s redesign automatically deserves to succeed because it’s based on the same principles as Apple Stores but I do find something inherently icky about a business model that works better when people think they’re “winning” when they pay the exact same amount of money.
via kottke.org http://kottke.org/
April 16, 2013 at 01:48PM
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“In 2010, economists Carmen Reinhart and Kenneth Rogoff…
Well if you ever want a fact to cite to never listen to economists ever again you’ve got one.
via The New Aesthetic http://new-aesthetic.tumblr.com/
April 17, 2013 at 08:00AM
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Patton Oswalt Will Host The 17th Annual Webby Awards
Aaaaaaand a third Oswalt post.
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
April 17, 2013 at 08:15AM
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Writers From ‘The Simpsons’ Reunite & Chat with Conan O’Brien on ‘Serious Jibber-Jabber’
Comedian day on OTP!
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
April 17, 2013 at 09:07AM
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