Nature Is Amazing In Slow Motion

Have you ever taken the time to think about what really happens around us when living things- insects, cats, people move? There is more than meets the eye in these seemingly simple movements. These three videos by The Slow Mo Guys on YouTube show you exactly why that damselfly may Continue Reading →

Mutant Pointy Boots Become Fashion Craze

The pointy boot fad has absolutely exploded in Matehuala, Mexico. This is way beyond your average, pointed-toe cowboy boot. I want to see someone walking down the street in these crazy boots. I actually wish I had been able to when I visited Texas in mid-April during Holy Week. This Continue Reading →

Jane Austen’s Fight Club (via TwoTurntablesNMic)

After transcribing  1850’s correspondence letters as part of my job as a transcriber for grad school,  I came across this brilliant video gem that has apparently been floating around for the past two months (while I’ve been buried in work.) In this video produced by RELATIVELY BADARSE PRODUCTIONS and brought Continue Reading →

Things I Like: Petrilude, Freelance make-up artist

Today’s “Things I Like” is about a favorite freelance makeup artist that I love watching on YouTube named Petrilude. The man knows his make-up and does a series of videos related to costume makeup for one of my favorite holidays: Halloween. Petrilude’s real name is Josh (or Joshua.) This 25-year-old, Continue Reading →