“Pixar movies, on the other hand, would live forever. He believed, as I do, that because they dig for deeper truths, our movies will endure, and he found beauty in that idea. John talks about “the nobility of entertaining people.” Steve understood this mission to his core, particularly toward the end of his life, and—knowing… Continue Reading
Why are you laughing? It’s a question I’ve asked myself and that’s what Peter McGraw and Joel Warner set out to answer in their book, The Humor Code: A Global Search for What Makes Things Funny. Over the last few years I’ve become increasingly interested in how humor works. After all, if I’m going to… Continue Reading
Landfill Harmonic- The world sends us garbage… We send back music. from Landfill Harmonic on Vimeo. There was nothing more I wished to be able to do as a kid than to dunk a basketball, which is why this documentary on a 5’8″ man with dunk aspirations appeals to me. In high school I was… Continue Reading
I’ve been reading the book Seeing What Others Don’t: The Remarkable Ways We Gain Insights. One of the 5 ways people gain insights that the book talks about is by making connections. Yesterday I stumbled across a funny video that connects three different clips that add up to a very funny video.