Teasing the Talking Dog

May 14th, 2011 by Heywood

Anthropomorphizing dogs may be my favorite meme on the Internet. If you haven’t already seen it, check out this impeccable video from Talking Animals:

(via Oakland Mediator)

The Sexiest Sax Man: Sergio Flores

March 15th, 2011 by Heywood

There is no denying the sexiness of the saxophone– or, for that matter, saxophone superstar Sergio Flores. This is an early candidate for Blogadilla’s Best Viral Video of 2011:

I should note, as numerous readers savvy commenters have pointed out, this is clearly inspired by SNL’s The Curse- a classic in its own right.

(via The Beast! and thanks w & Jean for the tips!)

Live The Sheen Dream!

March 1st, 2011 by Heywood

Introducing the latest, greatest single serving site on Teh Interwebz: LiveTheSheenDream. Click the head and prepare to be enthralled by Charlie Sheen’s recent real quotes:

Thanks to the Dutchess of Dilla, HJW for the tip, and for letting us know that Charlie Sheen joined Twitter today and in just 2 hours has over 280,000 followers (and counting). There’s no end in sight for the hilarity!

Be My White Castle Valentine

February 14th, 2011 by Heywood

Take your meatheart sweetheart to White Castle this Valentine’s Day….but be sure to have your reservations!

In case you are wondering, yes this is real:

(via someecards)

Dunk Yourself, Fool!

January 28th, 2011 by Heywood

Nick Corrales of the Phoenix Suns Sol Patrol got a little more than he bargained for during a recent Phoenix Suns timeout– this you must see! (Skip to 1:30)

(via Brunch!)

Find These People!

January 19th, 2011 by Heywood

We here at The Dilla want to do our part in this guy’s adventure. Spread the word, and maybe you can help find these people:

(via Gardner)

Turfin, Jerkin, Pop Lockin, Going Dumb, Gettin Hyphy

January 17th, 2011 by Heywood

Stemming from the 1980s break dance movement, Northern California has pioneered a number of offshoot dance styles, including turfin, which stems from the acronym TURF: Tearin Up Room on the Floor. Shout to the Turf Feinz from my hometown of Oakland, CA, who I recently saw perform at White Collar Brawler.

Check out TF’s remarkably elegant video for a style of dance that’s as much street-inspired as it is linked to guys like Michael Jackson and even traditional dance like ballet:

(via The Barron)