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The Cute! It Burns!

Oh mah Gawd. So incredibly sweet I felt my pancreas twitch when I watched it.

via Miss Cellania

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Best of flotsam

I’ve decided to occasionally post a link to some of my favorite content posted back on PAgent’s Progress before ‘flotsam’ existed. Some of those clips simply deserve to be seen again (and again, and again).

In 2007 I posted a video of two marine biologists that dived below a thermocline into 50 degree water, while breathing a mixture of helium and oxygen. The resulting video is one of my favorites — I laugh every single time I watch it, and it never gets old.

So, if you haven’t seen it previously (or even if you have), please enjoy “Hypothermia-Induced Tourette’s Syndrome“.

As an added bonus, read through the comments to the post. A challenge from a trollish commenter led me to contact the principal diver personally, and his comments were both gracious and comprehensive.

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The Legend of Link’s Distractions

Yup, this always bugged me, too.

See more funny videos and funny pictures at CollegeHumor.
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Danny MacAskill

Can ride a bike better than you can. MUCH better.

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Bohemian Rhapsody…by the Muppets!

This is wonderful.

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Surprise

Whoa.

via Ticklebooth

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The Lighthouse Keeper

There is SO much to love about this short: The use of light, the color palette, the economical yet expressive animation…this is a real gem.

THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER from THE LIGHTHOUSE KEEPER team on Vimeo.

via Drawn!

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The 1987 Crystal Light National Aerobic Championship

The San Francisco Bay Club team.

The 1987 Crystal Light National Aerobics World Champions – Watch more Videos at Vodpod.
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The Slammin’ Salmon

The latest movie from Broken Lizard, coming out December 11th.

For more details, see PAgent’s Progress.

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HappySad

Now available on a T-shirt

via Warren Ellis

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