Other Ten Percent 8/19/13

Aug 19 2013

Man, some days I come out of my RSS reader thinking I liked so much stuff and only have 6 entries and some days I think “did I get enough stuff?” and there are 18 entries here. Weird.
Hamster Navigates Through a Tiny Ninja Mansion Full of Trap Doors & Secret Passages
It’s legends of the hidden temple…but for hamsters!
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
August 17, 2013 at 10:37AM
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“A whole new aesthetic is emerging, mirroring the unfinished,…
New aesthetic fashion!
via The New Aesthetic http://new-aesthetic.tumblr.com/
August 17, 2013 at 12:00AM
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Hackers of the Renaissance
Okay, the Omni reboot’s getting it together really quickly. Apologies for earlier criticism.
via Boing Boing http://boingboing.net
August 16, 2013 at 05:49PM
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The very best storytelling games to light your imagination on fire
I have played the Fiasco one and it’s pretty awesome.
via io9 http://io9.com
August 16, 2013 at 02:30PM
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The Killing Machines
Probably the best/most balanced look at the actual realities of drones in warfare I’ve seen. Which is pretty surprising from the Atlantic whose coverage of the issue usually lies somewhere between “hysteria” and “actually just yelling random things like a crazy person.”
via kottke.org http://kottke.org/
August 16, 2013 at 01:48PM
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Grant Morrison claims Alan Moore secretly killed the Joker in 1988
What I….oh….oh. Oh, yeah obviously now that I think about it.
via io9 http://io9.com
August 16, 2013 at 01:23PM
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Friday Mixtape: The Catchiest Pop Songs about the Apocalypse
It’s kinda 101 level until you really dig around in the comments but it’s one of my favorite topics so hooray!
via io9 http://io9.com
August 16, 2013 at 12:00PM
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Morning of Owl B-Boys Perform a Crazy Breakdance Routine
This proceeds from “oh right, weren’t these guys in the Step-Up movies?” to “Wait, holy shit, what just happened?” with startling speed.
via Laughing Squid http://laughingsquid.com
August 16, 2013 at 05:53AM
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The Get Lucky Desktop
People used to tell me they got their desktops from OTP quite often. Maybe I should go back to more random pretty artwork posts?
via Lifehacker http://lifehacker.com
August 16, 2013 at 05:00AM
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Snowden leaks: the real take-home
I think it’s kinda silly that Stross thinks nobody’s been mentioning this but it’s probably the best explanation of how demographic shifts are a big part of the NSA’s problems that I’ve seen.
via Charlie’s Diary http://www.antipope.org/charlie/blog-static/
August 16, 2013 at 03:06AM
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