Posts from the ‘Video’ category

Hitler Furious Over the Olympics

The subtitled Hitler trope is a gift that keeps on giving. I don’t know why I find them so entertaining, but whether it’s the Sundin trade…

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Four Lovely Minutes from Essaouira

Two years ago, almost to the day, we moved from Malta and Morocco. We lived in Essaouira on the Atlantic coast. We rented a lovely riad…

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A Troika of Inspiring Videos

As regular readers know, I’m working on the TckTckTck campaign, fighting for a fair, ambitious and binding deal on climate change in Copenhagen. We’re in the…

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Giant Ant Media’s Great Climate Change Video

As I recently mentioned, today is Blog Action Day. Ironically, because it’s Blog Action Day and I’m involved in the TckTckTck campaign, I don’t have a…

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Sampling Video Popularity on YouTube

As I mentioned, I’m revising the video chapter of our book, and so I was happy to discover this recent Slate article. For a month, Chris…

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The First Ever Video on YouTube

I was doing some rewrites on the video chapter in our book, and discovered that this unremarkable clip was the first ever video posted to YouTube.…

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What’s This Mormonism All About?

I’m not sure how I stumbled upon it, but I quite like this explanatory video about The Book of Mormon. The creators are liberally borrowing from…

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LazyWeb Request: A System for Selling A La Cart Videos

I’m working on a new project that has some particular requirements. They’re not that unusual, though, and surely others have already solved this set of problems:…

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