(PG-13: Language) exurb1a theorizes about at how our obsessive use of the Internet and smartphones has diminished our ability to pay attention, learn new things, and deal with problems in the real world, and provides some ideas for cutting back on our digital addictions.
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“The greatest advance in television since color television itself!” A hilariously kitschy time capsule of technology over 50 years ago – as RCA shows off its fancy 7-function wireless television remote control which it released back in 1961. Oh, the days before a “mute” button.
The Royal Ocean Film Society tips his hat to the people who restore and repair old movies. Restoring and repairing film negatives requires tons of research, patience and steady hands. Thankfully, high quality digital formats and the Internet is making it easier to save movies.
This brief demonstration of a machine designed to aerate lawns on golf courses is equaly parts fascinating and terrifying, if you imagine how one might be used to finish off a victim in a horror movie.
While it’s surely not as brutal as a real Viking brawl, we’re glad we’re only virtually attending Poland’s Wolin Viking Festival rather than being in the middle of its 600 hardcore participants. NatGeo’s brief documentary gives us a look inside the world of these dedicated reenactors.
(PG-13) A hilariously weird parody of those “It’s Refreshment Time” shorts they used to play before and between movies at drive-in theaters. It starts out normally enough, but gets dark really quick. Your nightmares send their regards.
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