Was reminded of The Hood Internet recently, and got lost in this incredibly long remix video (clocking in at 30+ minutes).
Lots of 90’s favorites in there, and a kind of non-stop wave of nostalgia at every turn.
I’m reminded a bit of when Liz and I were in Amsterdam, and I took a long video of just street traffic. Because as a tourist, just watching the world go by is an amazing thing to behold. That’s true anywhere, honestly. Watching the world go by is an amazing experience anywhere. It’s just that we forget this fact until we travel, and remember it anew.
For those of you familiar with Yakko’s World, this is a variation on the original… with all the countries spoken through dialog found in movies.
The video (above) I mentioned a few years ago. But on recently returning to his Vimeo page, I found a ton of other great vids. Like this one of David Hasselhoff, performing the theme song to “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air”
You Are Listening To is a site that I heard about, many months ago… and remembered yesterday, out of the clear blue. I had it up for a part of the day, and it’s equal parts calming and unsettling.
I Can’t Stand Sultans of Swing, a mash-up between The Police and Dire Straits, is the magic of Mark Vidler (aka Go Home Productions). I had first heard of Smells Like Rockin’ Robin (a mashup between Nirvana and the Jackson 5), but got sucked in to the rest of the site. Not only has he made a ton of videos,…