Archive for April, 2011

Bad science makes me angry! (particularly no my birthday.) Just…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Friday, April 29, 2011

Bad science makes me angry! (particularly no my birthday.) Just creating the energy to charge a hybrid car creates more CO2 than four men running (unless you happen to be charging your car with wind/solar, but you get the point.)
(via Driving a hybrid …

I have a huge crush on Amber Tamblyn and I’m obsessed with…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Thursday, April 28, 2011

I have a huge crush on Amber Tamblyn and I’m obsessed with the fact that she’s a legacy. I’ve seen her father in SEVEN BRIDES FOR SEVEN BROTHERS and WEST SIDE STORY, and now that I’ve seen this clip from THE FASTEST GUN ALIVE I’m adding it to…

This is where Jimmy Johnson (or his character, Arlo) and I…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Thursday, April 28, 2011

This is where Jimmy Johnson (or his character, Arlo) and I differ. I’m fine losing some privacy on the interwidget if it means less anonymity. It’s the same reason I don’t play Xbox live with strangers. There are many people who, in the face of n…

There are some niggling details about the data behind this…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Wednesday, April 27, 2011

There are some niggling details about the data behind this chart, but even accounting for those differences the point would still be made that US teachers work A LOT and get paid a little, particularly compared to other countries.
(via Future Journal…

Conflict on the Road
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Tuesday, April 26, 2011

It’s spring and a lot of motorcycle owners are taking the good weather opportunity to ride more. The government knows this and, along with a radio marketing campaign, they are putting “Share the Road” notices up on highway traffic signs along the…

The Technium: Born Digital
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Tuesday, April 26, 2011

The Technium: Born Digital:
…Like many other families these days, they have no tv in their house…

I want to strangle these people.

Disc New Releases – 4/26/2011
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Monday, April 25, 2011

Top of the Pops: Human Planet – The BBC has been putting out some amazing documentary series, and they continue that tradition with one about humanity’s place on earth.
Classic Re-Issue: The Scent of Green Papaya – This Vietnamese visual maste…

This is an awesome idea (although I support and love to see…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Thursday, April 21, 2011

This is an awesome idea (although I support and love to see well-made 3D movies) and now you can buy them on Amazon!
2D Glasses! Take the Headache out of 3D (by vlogbrothers)

(via Tom Toles Editorial Cartoon, April 19, 2011 on…
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Tuesday, April 19, 2011

(via Tom Toles Editorial Cartoon, April 19, 2011 on GoComics.com)

Tom Toles Editorial Cartoon, April 19, 2011 on GoComics.com
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Tom Toles Editorial Cartoon, April 19, 2011 on GoComics.com

Disc New Releases – 4/19/2011
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Monday, April 18, 2011

Top of the Pops: The King’s Speech – I don’t want to be a detractor for this film. It’s adequately made and hits the right notes for its intended audience, but it is simply not the best film from last year. It’s not even a good enough movie…

Comic artists are regular people, too. @FeliciaDay knows that….
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Monday, April 18, 2011

Comic artists are regular people, too. @FeliciaDay knows that. (via Lovely Day for Awkwardness – Wasted Talent)

WHERE’S MY MARXISM?
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Saturday, April 16, 2011

We need shirts for the upcoming election season demanding the socialist totalitarianism we were promised 4 years ago.
WHERE’S MY MARXISM?

Why Google Should Buy The Recording Industry
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Saturday, April 16, 2011

Why Google Should Buy The Recording Industry:
latest rumor…Google…is just about at the end of their rope with the major label licensing process

Until you’ve tried to license music in a manner that’s not in the recording industry’s rigid rul…

Everyone Needs to be More Like This Kid and Less Like These Girls
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By Johnny Rollerfeet's Echo Chamber - Last updated: Friday, April 15, 2011

Everyone Needs to be More Like This Kid and Less Like These Girls:
have the decency to hide your shame and just walk away

Woot nails it on the head. iTr3vor is the coolest, and it won’t be too long before those snobs behind him regret being dicks.