Pop Culture

Why He Became Darth Vader

by Joey deVilla on March 18, 2009

This article originally appeared in Global Nerdy.

Photo courtesy of Matt Gunn.

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This article originally appeared on Global Nerdy.

Over at Kevin Kelly’s blog, The Technium, there’s a video of an amusing interview on Conan O’Brien where comedian Louis CK talks about how we take today’s technology and the way it improves our lives for granted. Kelly describes it as "a cartoon version of a more serious argument that we become blind to progress".

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Mr. Miyagi to Obama: “Big Ups, Playa!”

by Joey deVilla on January 9, 2009

For some reason, this photo-comic in which “Mr. Miyagi” (played by Pat Morita in the Karate Kid movies) gives mad props to Barack Obama amuses me to no end. I decided to enhance it by adding a caption to the bottom":

Photo comic featuring Miyagi and Obama demonstrating their Crane Technique.
Found thanks to Giles Bowkett.