Where the road ends
Recently at The Atlantic offices, we decided to take a simulated road trip using Google Street View, stopping only where we could go no further. Our virtual travels took us from the fields of Italy to the fjords of Norway and the tip of South Africa. We had such a great time at the edges of the world, we made a video out of it.
(From the folks at the Atlantic news site)
Golden Goal is a Norwegian sports talkshow, and in one of their segments, they play football in unusual ways. With three teams
. On a hill
. On the beach
. Not difficult enough for you? How about three-legged soccer
? On hoppy balls
? With binoculars
? Inside plastic bubbles
? Electroshock style
Once Upon A Time In Norway
(MLYT). An oral history of the early days of Black Metal.
) [more inside]
On 27th November, Norwegian broadcaster NRK
broadcast a 7.5 hour documentary showing every minute of the scenic train ride between Bergen
on the Norwegian west coast, crossing the mountains to Oslo
. Now, after removing all extraneous interviews, music clips and fancy trickery from the documentary, they are offering the entire, clean, 7 hour continuous front-camera version for free Creative Commons download
. All 22Gb of it
. Here's a fantastic 10 minute taster
A clever satirical video
(Windows media) made by Norwegian peacekeepers in Kosovo triggers an international incident
. "Somalia, Grenada,
or rescuing Kuwait-a...
We screwed ya, Rwanda.
Wish we coulda helped ya...
Iraqi embargo. That's where we got hustled...
Down in Kosovo, we'll kick some ass and then we'll see how it goes. And then we really don't know...
Good luck to Kosovo"