TURN YOUR DEFUNCT IPOD INTO A BABY MOBILE Since I can’t find a mobile with decent lullaby music, I’m using my Elecom Soundblock speaker I bought from my last trip to Japan to play the soothing tracks of Animal Crossing Wild World. Tip: 1) Using a later version ipod will allow you to put the iPod to sleep with a timer which is helpful if you plan to loop short songs; 2) More video game soundtracks here.
CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL Watch ex-Party Downers Meghan Mullally and Ken Marino try their hand surgery. Is that Adam Scott I see making a cameo?
WOOD CARVING CLASSES AT TORTOISE Only 10 spaces available per class. 10/23 (Sat) 1-4pm @ TGS, 1208 Abbot Kinney Blvd. 10/31 (Sun) 1-4pm @ Ananda, 1354 Abbot Kinney Blvd. 11/14 (Sun) 1-4pm @ TGS 1208, Abbot Kinney Blvd. 11/21 (Sun) 1-4pm @ Ananda 1354, Abbot Kinney Blvd. The class is $25 and he provides everything! Each class is limited for 10 people, so call quickly to save a spot! 310-314-8448
PARTY DOWN WITH THE GÜT! Newbies to the show skip right to Season 2, Episode 5. It’s got everything you’re looking for: Steve Guttenberg, art, sci-fi, fine wines, and (of course) a photo of a guy trying to fuck porcupine.
BEST INDIE GAMES ON THE BLOCK Game Set Watch breaks it down. It doesn’t sound like there are any Pikmin, Katamari, or other “So-adorable-I-need-to-site-down” type characters in any of the selected, but it doesn’t mean any of the games aren’t fun.
FIR WALLPAPER CUTS THE MUSTARD As much as I like them, silhouette wallpaper and stickers were getting kind of old until i saw this one. Quite inspired!
MAKE YOUR OWN FONTS Fontforge is free, but may not be as eazy and breezy as beautiful CoverGirl.
OF COURSE YOU HAVE TO PAY MONEY FOR THIS From June 16th you can download MP3 audio walking tours of three Chinese cities for $17. What this has to do with Louis Vuitton and the Olympic games, I have no idea.