I’m not sure what the moral is, but I definitely agree. A Chuck Jones cartoon.
I like this cover of La Mer, and the accompanying slideshow is thrilling:
Did you know the lyrics to ‘La Mer’ are completely different from ‘Beyond the Sea’?
‘Animated classic presenting what an atom is, how energy is released from certain kinds of atoms, the peacetime uses of atomic energy and the byproducts of nuclear fission.’ – via bb
Two great blue flavors together. The first is the opening and closing of the 1963 film, Bye Bye Birdie, which is an adaptation of a stage musical of the same name. A brief clip of Ann-Margaret giving it her all in front of a blue backdrop was featured in the current season of Mad Men. It’s a relatively unremarkable comedy, with some endearing moments, like this inexplicable opening song. It’s a silly movie. Shucks, it ain’t half bad.
The second video is the Spike Jonze-directed Weezer video for Undone: The Sweater Song.
There isn’t a clear route on how to mash them together, but wouldn’t that be something?
My… dog… has… fleas!
I like this video of Bo Diddley. You might notice that the shots of the screaming girls were added after the fact— as were the constant squeals of the fans.
Let’s jump to 1972: