Blogroll Dive: 11/13/06

Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive:

  • Michael briefly discussed the passing of film composer Basil Poledouris.
  • Jon discovered a hilarious viral marketing campaign for blenders.
  • Joen published his November 2006 creative installment which combines math with nature.
  • Sarah posted a list of upcoming concerts.
  • Khaled reviewed Pedro and Me.
  • And, Tom reviewed three web-based presentation applications.
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Humor Music Nostalgia Video

Shatner on the Roof

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to see William Shatner star as Tevye in the famous Broadway musical, Fiddler on the Roof? I think it might be something like this.

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-1476524610580803403

Blogroll Dive: 11/6/06

Here are the highlights from today’s Blogroll dive:

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Humor Music Nostalgia Video

Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds

In 1968, William Shatner released The Transformed Man, an album filled with his dramatic interpretations of poetry and popular music. One of the most memorable songs from Shatner’s debut album is his interpretation of the 1967 Beatles hit, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds. According to popular rumors, it was this interpretation’s success as “one of the worst songs of all time” that inspired Shatner to present his interpretation of Rocket Man at the 1978 Science Fiction Film Awards.

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Freeware Technology

Favored Freeware Updates: October 2006

The following Favored Freeware applications have been updated since the beginning of October 2006: