In 1956, Ed Sullivan broadcast the animated film A Short Vision on his prime time variety show. The controversial film illustrated a nuclear attack and was never forgotten by those who saw it that night. (via Metafilter)
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Mellow Brick Road is Pogo's remix of the sounds from The Wizard of Oz. The sweet silhouette animation by Reed Gauthier won a contest to illustrate the song.
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The Giant Squid: Dragon of the Deep. Once considered legendary sea monsters, they are now considered, well, sea monsters.
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Improv Everywhere went to Bryant Park and staged a horse race on the carousel. The eventual winner was pleased, as he wasn't even competing!
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If you make your own slip-n-slide, you may as well go all out. Get yourself a mountainside and a firefighting crew!
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Last week, we heard the Miss USA Pageant contestants grapple with the question of whether evolution should be taught in schools. In a new video, they contemplate whether math should be taught in schools.
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American as Apple Pie? An Index of Things we used to feel Patriotic about.