Death Star vs. Enterprise over San Francisco

YouTube: Death Star Destroys Enterprise (Special Edition) (via Nerdcore)

Mike Horn hat seiner ganz speziellen Star Wars Triologie (1 / 2 / 3) ein Update spendiert:

After Star Trek IV, the crew of the Enterprise needed more whales, so they came back to San Francisco again, except this time it’s an alternate universe where Reagan’s Star Wars defense initiative from the 80’s is coming to fruition as the Death Star nears completion (superlaser already fully operational). Star Wars is our military

Post-Punk New Wave Superhelden Mashup


Butcher Billy hat ein paar Post-Punk-Stars meiner Teenagerzeit mit Superhelden gemasht. Hätte ich eigentlich gestern bringen müssen, weil mittwochs bei uns im Club immer Post-Punk & Wave war – Kopf nach unten, drei Schritte vor, drei zurück, ihr wisst schon. (via Wil Wheaton)

What makes a pop culture icon? Would it be the effect of their contribution to a cultural movement? Is it the way they impact the time and the generation they are targeting? Or just how their exposure constitutes a defining characteristic of a given society or era? As a child of the 80’s I was heavily influenced by everything from saturday morning cartoons on TV to the music coming from the radio. Ian Curtis or Johnny Rotten are as iconic to me as Superman or Batman. Real people or imaginary characters, the incorruptible ideals of perfect superheroes or the human flaws and desires sometimes so desperately depicted in song lyrics – all of those influences affect us to the point of defining our character and personality, career paths and life choices. The references we are exposed and specifically the ones we choose to absorb make us who we are.

The Quick Brown Fox presents: The Mixing Bowl – 80’s Edition


The Quick Brown Fox, von dem die Beastie Boys Mixtapes (Teil 1 & 2) mit Jazz und Soul kommen, hat mit „The Mixing Bowl – 80′s Edition“ einen neuen Mix am Start. Diesmal hat er Hip-Hop-Artists und Pop-Klassiker aus den 80ern gemasht. Kommt zwar nicht an seine Beastie Boys Mixe ran, macht aber trotzdem Spaß.

(via Testspiel)