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The Friday Round-Up

Blake Harris 06.19.2015

If for some reason your alarm failed to go off on Monday morning, and you accidentally slept through this entire week, then here’s a look at some fun things that you might have missed:

IdeaBlog:

Monday: What the Success of Jurassic World can Teach Us About Making Explainer Videos

Tuesday: Teddy Bear Tuesdays: Ted vs. Corduroy

Wednesday: There Will be Grief (a look at the new Peanuts trailer)

Thursday: Going the Extra Mile (Frequent Flier Style)

Who (or what) is Anonymous? This guy, it seems...

Who (or what) is Anonymous?

Animation News:

A look at the hacker activists/terrorists who call themselves “Anonymous” (via Motionographer)

Pixar’s convincing argument against childhood happiness (via The New York Times)

First Look: Kung Fu Panda 3 (via Cartoon Brew) 

DT for P

Entertainment:

With Barbs and Bluster, Donald Trump barges into 2016 White House race (via Reuters)

First Photos revealed from the new, female-led Ghostbusters reboot (via Huffington Post)

Brian Williams speaks publicly for the first time since his suspension (via Entertainment Weekly)

Mario

Tech:

Twitter is Killing Twitter to Save Twitter (via WIRED)

9 Exciting Things You Need To Know about Nintendo’s New Mario Maker (via IGN)

What do you do when your pet is dying…and it’s a robot? (via Polygon)

Blatt Photo

Sports:

Cavs’ Blatt: I’m Not Going Anywhere (via Bleacher Report)

How Royals Fans have turned MLB All-Star Voting into Anarchy (via Yahoo! Sports)

What the Hell is Phil Jackson even talking about? (via Deadspin)

Blake Harris

Blake Harris

Blake Harris is the author of "Console Wars: Sega, Nintendo, and the Battle that Defined a Generation."
Blake Harris

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