Category Archives: Kind of Awesome

Kind Of Awesome: A Pep Talk From Kid President

This is a great video. I don’t know who the kid is but he has a great delivery and while it’s a slightly simplistic message, it’s a worthwhile message all the same. Advertisements

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Kind Of Awesome: The White House’s Response To Death Star Petition

As you may know, under President Obama the White House has pledged to respond to any petition posted on their website which gets 25,000 signatures or more. Many of these petitions are very serious, such as questions about gun control … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: Guerilla Underground Signs

Originally posted on Joe Blogs:
My friend Darren sent me a link to these rather excellent alternative London Underground signs… (click image above for link to original photographers blog) Apparently they’ve been appearing for some time now, but like 99%…

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Kind Of Awesome: Japanese ‘Tron’ – Style Light Dance

I can’t embed this because it isn’t on Youtube, but do yourself a favour and watch this. It’s practically flawless and is incredibly effective. It’s a bunch of dancers busting a move in Tron – style light suits on a … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: Best Rope Swing In The World

This is crazy. It looks insanely fun but it would take some guts to take that leap!

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Kind Of Awesome: Don’t Tell Him, Pike!

Just because it’s quick witted and hilarious: (Non-Brits won’t get why this is funny, so watch this first.)

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Kind Of Awesome: The Joy Of Books

This is a rather wonderful video about the joys of a real book as opposed to an ebook. I dread to think how long this must have taken to film! Moving all of the books around to get the effects … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: The News Of 2011 In Lego

The Guardian‘s account on Flickr has collated a gallery of photographs of Lego figures recreating the scenes of the news from this year. They’re particularly effective when they recreate an already recognisable photo, as in the shot of “President Obama” … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: Stunning Stop-Motion Video Using Google Street View

The story, according to Tom Jenkins, the director, on the Youtube page: A lonely desk toy longs for escape from the dark confines of the office, so he takes a cross country road trip to the Pacific Coast in the … Continue reading

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Kind Of Awesome: David Tennant’s ‘Doctor Who’ Leaving Video

Apparently when David Tennant left Doctor Who, he and the entire cast and crew made a farewell video of themselves miming along to 500 Miles by The Proclaimers, of whom Tennant is a massive fan. For some reason, it’s only … Continue reading

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