Archive for October 2008

Music: Take On Me…Literally (and more)

October 11th, 2008

Via Kottke (who found it via Andre) is A Ha’s famous “Take on Me” video: but the lyrics to the song have been modified to fit the video. Very funny:

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Video: Fun with Telemarketers

October 7th, 2008

Here’s how you can torment telemarketers with a single word:

Music: Noah and the Whale – 5 years time

October 5th, 2008

I don’t normally blog about music (in fact, I think the OK Go – Here it goes again post was the only other one), but Ben Hanbury had this video of “Noah and The Whale” performing “5 years time” on his site which I quite liked (slightly reminiscent of a Brimful of Asha):

Fun: Netherlands Advert – Numa Numa

October 4th, 2008

Here’s a funny advert I’ve just seen online – it’s originally from a games distributor in the Netherlands, but the look on somebody’s face on it is hilarious.

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Yes, the music in it is Numa Numa (Dragostea din tei) which rose to internet fame with Gary Brolsma in this famous video

Snippet: Yahoo YUI Datatable and Internet Explorer (IE)

October 3rd, 2008

I must remember that if I’ve using the Yahoo! (Yahoo User Interface) Datatable and the page validates and works in Firefox, but doesn’t work in Internet Explorer (IE), then the problem is most likely caused by an additional comma at the end of an array.

The YUI logger will not record any actions from that point on and no error will be reported by Microsoft Internet Explorer (at least not IE 6 or IE 7) – it’ll just stop the Javascript from working from the stray comma onwards.


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