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Things we like: Selleck Waterfall Sandwich

Posted in art and design, funny, neato, things i like with tags , , , , , , , on February 1, 2010 by absurddelight

We like this.

No idea on the origin of the site, but I presume there is some bored genius under-utlized in or under-employed behind this gift to the minions toiling in cubicle tedium.

And, lest you think that’s a one off, there are many more sandwich/Selleck varieties. Some even have animation. And a theme song.

LINK. (via Deanna)

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UPDATE: Some site in the UK we’ve never heard of before has started their own rival site: Ian Mcshane bagpipes in space

Superhero Remittances

Posted in art and design, funny with tags , , , , , , on April 15, 2009 by absurddelight

So at first this short photo project from Dulce Pinzon seems like yet another clever chuckle chasing stab at a solo show. Then you read the comments!

BERNABE MENDEZ from the State of Guerrero works as a professional window cleaner in New York. He sends 500 dollars a month. [Back to family in Mexico]

Pinzon went around and found Mexican immigrants with jobs that comic book superheroes might do especially well – waiter, marathon runner, delivery man, gigolo is the funniest – and convinced the people to dress up in these funny outfits for a photo shoot. Then in the caption he lists the real reason why he thinks they’re heroes.

Links and more pics after the jump. Continue reading

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