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Today’s episode of The Uncommon Newscast is dedicated to those funny little subatomic particles called photons!

Links to the stories:

Scientists slow down the speed of light: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-30944584

Riding light video: http://aswinehart.com/Riding-Light

Planet animation by: Footage Island
Music by: Evan King
All images are assumed to be public domain.
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Today on The Uncommon Newscast, while everyone is focused on CES, we bring you two stories from the world of games! We also ask you for your honest opinions about what you think of our flagship show so far! Be honest! What do you think?

Here are links to the news stories featured on today’s episode:

1,000 players to visit 400 Billion star systems in Elite: Dangerous – http://kotaku.com/one-thousand-gamers-embark-to-explore-the-entire-galaxy-1677603818

MS-Dos games are now playable online! – https://archive.org/details/softwarelibrary_msdos_games/v2

Elite: Dangerous footage by Frontier Development
Planet animation by: Footage Island
Music by: Evan King

All images are assumed to be public domain.

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The Facts

Fabric: socks

Pattern: self-drafted

Year: current

Notions: buttons and thread from stash

Time to complete: I think I finished this one while watching Skyfall

First worn: N/A

Wear again? N/A

Total Cost: $5 for all materials

Interesting fact: Not directly related to the week’s theme. I mean, there are several characters that could have inspired this, but not quite like how it turned out.

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scott pilgrim

How does one review something that exists in three separate continuities, all while being the same story? How does one begin to quantify the merits of something that transcends itself in all of its mediums, while still standing alone? By simply reviewing all three simultaneously, and the whole as one. So that is what I’m going to do here my friends. I’m sorry I’ve been on hiatus for so long, a lot happened to me shortly after Thanksgiving, and all that mixed with a move meant I had to let some things take a back seat to life, and my blogging was one of them. But this blog monkey is back in the game full throttle now, and ready to tackle the nerd serenade that is the Scott Pilgrim Universe. Like all good stories, let’s start at the beginning shall we? (more…)

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In my previous post about my musical odyssey, I mentioned that Mister Saturday deserved his own post. And this my friends is that post!

In 2007, Myspace helped me find all sorts of new bands and music by following friends of bands to new bands via a fast network of audio awesome.

Among those artists found was Mister Saturday. Proclaimed to be the worlds first nerdcore house reggae DJ, Mister Saturday never fails to deliver on that title. In his trademark TOS blue shirt, catchy lyrics, danceable rhythm and deep fandom all make his songs better than what they already are. (more…)

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