The Weather, Courtesy of David Lynch
May 13, 2020 1:35 PM   Subscribe

David Lynch used to record short video weather reports for his website, then he stopped. Now, he’s started again, using YouTube.
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posted by Going To Maine (21 comments total) 28 users marked this as a favorite
 
As Cortex suggested, make some dang art.
posted by Going To Maine at 1:36 PM on May 13


Apparently he is also making tiny lamps.

And do not make art if you are just getting by or are very busy! Just getting by is fine too.
posted by Going To Maine at 1:39 PM on May 13 [4 favorites]


When he used to do these, Lynch was, to me, just some weird guy who made some movies or whatever. Since then I've watched Twin Peaks and The Return, and, well, I get it. These are wonderful and so welcome.
posted by sleeping bear at 1:53 PM on May 13 [1 favorite]


This made everything seem suddenly, inexplicably, so much better. Thanks for sharing this, and thank you David Lynch!
posted by treepour at 1:56 PM on May 13 [1 favorite]


And here I was all this time just asking my mentat for the weather.
posted by RobotVoodooPower at 2:02 PM on May 13 [5 favorites]


I wouldn't say it comes as a surprise that David Lynch's personal office appears to be a concrete cube, but it is something that I noticed.
posted by Phobos the Space Potato at 3:05 PM on May 13 [10 favorites]


The fact that it hasn't changed at all during the last ten years is unsurprising yet satisfying.
posted by Going To Maine at 3:44 PM on May 13 [2 favorites]


What do you reckon he uses that vise for?
posted by valkane at 4:01 PM on May 13


welcome back weather report!
posted by djseafood at 4:31 PM on May 13


Maybe this get resurrected too? The Angriest Dog in the World
posted by Insert Clever Name Here at 4:40 PM on May 13 [1 favorite]


It never occurred to me that he might be a handy fellow. I like his choice of cordless drill.
posted by Mei's lost sandal at 5:29 PM on May 13


David Lynch makes cool things. (One of his chairs appears in “What Did Jack Do?”)
posted by kinnakeet at 6:25 PM on May 13 [2 favorites]


Well, somebody has to do it.
posted by sneebler at 6:58 PM on May 13


Kind of like when he did the ads against Cruz.
posted by Blowin_In_The_Wind at 7:54 PM on May 13


iirc, he used to do this as a call-in correspondent segment for a punk radio station in... i think California (or maybe it was specifically a punk DJ on that station)? I only know because Timothy Olyphant mentioned it in a few of his interviews, because he used to do random sports updates for the same station as well.
posted by cendawanita at 8:15 PM on May 13


Amen.
His impenetrable accuracy is so not douchey, that it actually has a soothing effect.
I feel soothed. What a cool human.
posted by abuckamoon at 5:32 AM on May 14 [3 favorites]


And now, the weather.
posted by freelanceastro at 8:49 AM on May 14 [1 favorite]


Ok, so this is my life now.
posted by a complicated history at 9:23 AM on May 14




Emotional Weather Report
Yeah, I know, things are tough all over.
posted by Meatbomb at 10:29 AM on May 14


Between his aspect in those weather reports and the really excellent pieces in the link kinnakeet provided, I love with this guy. After all these years..
posted by Mei's lost sandal at 1:56 PM on May 14


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