Oddities & Diversions: August 2004

August 30, 2004

BBEdit 8.0 shipping! Now with a documents drawer!

Boy band Townsend destroys Def Leppard’s Pour Some Sugar On Me. Like a car wreck.

Clerks 2, Passion of the Clerks, production underway. For chrissake Kevin Smith, you showed such promise. What are you thinking? Do something useful goddammit!

August 26, 2004

Lovely pixel map of Washington DC. via tmn

The harshness of red marks or Making America’s youth soft.

August 25, 2004

Video game V.I.P.s, those girls must have been pasted into the photo after it was shot.

August 23, 2004

Drew McLellan has redesigned all in the <head> with nice purple fluidity.

August 17, 2004

The trailer for Wes Anderson’s next film, The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou

Dave redesigns mezzoblue… again! This time he nails it. Looking good, Dave.

August 14, 2004

Jeans & Clothes has a very cool site and nice ad campaign.

August 12, 2004

Shut up and listen: San Francisco, July 2004 from Typeworkshop

Darkness sign dead dog’s bollocks

August 11, 2004

Its about time - U.S. Military Clears A-Team Of Charges

Wedding guests eat relative for coppin’ a feel

August 10, 2004

ALA: A Better Image Rotator

ALA: Better Invoices for Better Business

ALA: Enhance Usability by Highlighting Search Terms

August 9, 2004

Also Design has a very nice site

FILE, a collection of unexpected photography

August 6, 2004

The story behind IMDB

August 5, 2004

Footage of the Batmobile.

August 4, 2004

The Learners is a sequel to Chip Kidd’s The Cheese Monkeys. A new chapter is being serialized every Thursday!

Fascinating Letterpress printing video (7.5 MB Quicktime)

Punk at a Moment’s Notice - secret, spontaneous concerts at unconventional venues

Peasant’s Quest, Maniac Mansion style game at Homestar Runner