Today's Links

Parodies: living dangerously

There are plenty of examples of parodies being taken down because they infringed copyright. Here are a few of them.

Google Will Eat Itself

We generate money by serving Google text advertisments on a network of hidden Websites. With this money we automatically buy Google shares. We buy Google via their own advertisment! Google eats itself - but in the end “we” own it!

By establishing this autocannibalistic model we deconstruct the new global advertisment mechanisms by rendering them into a surreal click-based economic model.

Shit Rich College Kids Say: A Friendly Restaurant

Anonymous asked: Can you explain why Europeans were much more technologically advanced than the indigenous populations of Africa?

Watch as a slow-witted racist is crushed under a mountain made of history.

Doge 4 Water
I love the way Dogecoin–originally a cheeky joke at the expense of the unsavoury Bitcoin community–is morphing into the default cryptocurrency for charitable donations.
EDL Girls: Don’t Call Me Racist

Documentary exploring the lives of three women within the English Defence League’s ranks - a committed ‘EDL Angel’ as female members are known, a new member and a teenager.

Worth watching, but the ‘committed EDL angel’ is given a very easy ride. See A potted history of EDL racist Gail Speight.