Category Archives: Visual

Lord of the Obama

Just for fun, even though I’ve already done my 10 stars worth of Visual Assignments for the week, I decided to Obama-tize some photos. Specifically, some photos from Lord of the Rings. Because, hey, these assignments are fun, LotR is … Continue reading

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Smoking Warhol

I didn’t have any good pictures of myself lying around, and didn’t want to do an obvious selfy, classy as they may be. So I dug around for a good picture from the greatest film of all time, American Beauty. … Continue reading

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Broccoli … and an assignment proposal

Okay, so I have this awesome map of the results of the 1988 presidential election: It breaks down the popular votes by county, with an inset map showing the electoral votes break down. And there are two small charts, one … Continue reading

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Wrecking the Unsalvageable

Check out the new album by Balaram Bose – Wrecking the Unsalvageable! It’s a brilliant concept album that combines American folk, ranchera, and mariachi styles and follows a young man’s journey across Latin America retracing Che Guevara and Alberto Granado‘s … Continue reading

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Troll Quote, Troll Quote, Off To Make A Troll Quote!

As a fan of Babylon 5, when I read the description of Troll Quotes, my thoughts immediately went to Londo Mollari, the sarcastic, sharp-tongued Centauri ambassador. Any script from the show could be mined for a dozen or so entertaining … Continue reading

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Searching For The Chimney Sweeps

Five Card Story: Searching for the Chimney Sweeps a Five Card Flickr story created by Emily Strong flickr photo by bionicteaching flickr photo by Serenae flickr photo by Serenae flickr photo by bionicteaching flickr photo by spacedlawyer They went searching. … Continue reading

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Animated GIFs Galore!

I came into DS 106 rather late, so I’m playing catch-up and will be posting the bootcamp content out of order. Just for fun, I thought I would start with the animated GIF project (Say It Like The Peanut Butter). … Continue reading

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