Archive for October, 2010

Chinese Space Babies Are Go!

October 27th, 2010 by frankie23

In the 80s, China looked upon the superpowers with a combination of fear and envy, desperately wishing to be as modern and successful as their space-faring rivals. Chinese Posters shows us the results of this, fanciful images showing small children and cute animals soaring the skies in improbably adorable spacecraft, carrying toys and gifts for all, being smiled upon by the gods on the Bridge of Haaven. Hit the jump for two more cutely bizarre images.

Taikonaut babies of China’s space age [io9, via Chinese Posters via Metafilter]

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E.C. Segar’s Indiana Jones

October 27th, 2010 by frankie23

The basic plot of Raiders Of The Lost Ark, in the style of E.C. Segar, creator of Popeye. Pure win. (Click to embiggen).

What If EC Segar Had Created Raiders Of The Lost Ark? [Bleeding Cool, via Chuck “McBuck” Forsman]

Zombie Training For Children

October 19th, 2010 by frankie23

How do you scar your young children for life? Run them through a simulated zombie attack! Actually, it’s not such a bad idea… train the little buggers to be worth their weight when the big one comes. Good call Japan! You’ve proven your international value once again.

Playdate Of The Dead [The Stranger]

Christine O’Donnell As Seen Via Taiwanese CG

October 13th, 2010 by frankie23

God, I really do love those newscasters. Admittedly, Crazy Christine is a bit of an easy target, but seriously, she deserves it. Plus, panda bears!

Colorful Christine electrifies Delaware Electorate [YouTube]