! (also available here
): Abe Forsythe made the movie Computer Boy
when he was just 18. It's a 50 min. spoof of The Matrix that was filmed in less than two weeks at actual Matrix shooting locations in Australia and cost just over $2000 to make.*
It became a cult hit when it was released online in 2000 & was one of the first internet films to hit 500,000 views.* (wikipedia, imdb) [more inside]
Joe Lieberman... Deal or No Deal?!
(SLYT) A campaign ad for Ned Lamont has suddenly become very relevant, considering Sen. Joe Lieberman
's recent statement
threatening to block any health care legislation with a public option.
"I accused him of, after 20 years, dithering on that topic," said Ned Lamont yesterday
. "As far as I can tell, a filibuster is one more dither."
Army overthrows Honduras president
in what some fear may be Obama's First Coup d'Etat
. A troublesome circumstance: Key leaders of Honduras military coup trained in U.S.
But condemning the coup with many others
, Hillary Clinton says, "The action taken against Honduran President Manuel Zelaya violates the precepts of the Inter-American Democratic Charter and thus should be condemned by all." [more inside]
Bolt ya nugget.
A send up of ned culture in Glasgow. [Single youtube link alert]