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January 7, 2018

"The Adventures of Prince Achmen" — Lotte Reiniger (1926)

Above, a short clip from Reiniger's 65-minute-long stop-motion shadow-puppet 1926 film.

Based on "The Arabian Nights," it is the oldest surviving feature-length animation.

More about this remarkable artist here.

January 7, 2018 at 12:01 PM | Permalink | Comments (0)

Guinness Index

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What a pint of Guinness costs around the world, in % more or less expensive than Ireland, where it's brewed.

It's 30% cheaper in Belfast, Northern Ireland, just 90 miles up the road from Dublin.

[via the Irish Times]

January 7, 2018 at 10:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (1)

Cartoon Character Gloves

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Now you can too.

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$10.43.

January 7, 2018 at 08:01 AM | Permalink | Comments (0)

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