Posts Tagged "video"

News Anchors Dance During Commercial Breaks: WGN’s Robert Jordan and Jackie Bange’s Two Minute Drill

WGN-TV news anchors Robert Jordan and Jackie Bange have a little routine they do, during their first commercial break. What began as a 10 second dance morphed into a fully choreographed 2:40 routine. Apparently, this happens each time they go on air, during the first commercial break. Hysterical. [via Gapers Block and Chicago Tribune] // Edit: This used to be…

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CNN Concatenated: Amazingly Edited Video, by Omer Fast

A while back, I came across an art piece by Omer Fast entitled “CNN Concatenated.” It’s a stitchwork of different anchors on CNN, each speaking one word snippets. The overall effect is both mesmerizing and super-creepy, in an Orwellian Fortune Teller sort of way. It’s a bit like found poetry, but using video. The version below is super crappy in…

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The Bridge

I recently watched a documentary entitled The Bridge, and it absolutely took my breath away. The film is about San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge, and the people who go there to jump, to end their lives. In 2004, the director and crew spent an entire year on site, filming the bridge… and many of the 24 suicides that took place…

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Sasuke

Sasuke is a Japanese show that features a super crazy obstacle course, comprised of four parts (each more difficult that the last). Stage One:Balance and Speed are the two key qualities needed to pass this stage, strength coming in at a close third. This stage is designed to weed out those who aren’t physically capable of taking on Stages Two,…

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