The Tangent

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The most depressing piece of interactive animation ever

Every Day the Same Dream

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Writing on the subway

Here's a neato little essay about people who use their time on the subway to write. I usually read while on the subway, but occasionally I'll have a fit of inspiration down there, and scribble away....

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Movie review: 'Avatar'

Avatar4 starsWritten and directed by James CameronStarring Sam Worthington, Zoe Saldana, Sigourney Weaver

Ever since “Avatar” trailers started making the rounds, flaunting blue-skinned, skinny-necked CGI creatures, the world has issued a collective scoff. People are itching to hate on “Avatar,” James Cameron’s first movie in over a decade. Well, the laugh is on...

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'Zelda: The Hero of Time'

Last year, IGN posted a fake trailer of a Legend of Zelda movie for an April Fools joke, but these guys have gone and done the real thing.

According to their bio, "The Hero of Time" was shot on the weekends from 2004-06 and it's just recently been released on the internet. That's right, a couple of kids from Georgia shot a full-length feature film based on the Legend of Zelda.Zelda...

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Stereotypes by author

This site has compiled a list stereotyping people by their favorite author. It's really funny. An excerpt: "Chuck Klosterman: Boys who don’t read. Chuck Palahniuk: Boys who can’t read."...

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Return of No Comment Necessary: Live Action 'Simpsons'

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Movie sign!

I don't know how long this has been going on, but select episodes of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" are on Hulu.

Watch out for snakes!...

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That's Maria Bamford in those Target commercials!

I didn't realize this until Gabe over at Videogum pointed it out:

That's funny woman Maria Bamford! If you don't know her work, she's known for incorporating all these types voices and characters into her act, but her own voice is quite high and squeaky. Also, she's hysterical.

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'Futurama' sneak peek

I'm pretty sure that this video was taken at the Florida Animation Supercon that this guy is talking about. But wherever it is, here's a preview of the first three minutes of the return of "Futurama"!

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Just watch this, OK

I love cartoons!...

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