Things We Saw Today: Tiny and Felted, This Yoda Is
Things We Saw Today
- Julie Andrews has pulled a reverse Angela Lansbury and spoken out in support of that Carrie Underwood-starring The Sound of Music remake. Says Andrews: “Fifty years later, it’s time somebody had another crack at it… I think it’s great that it’s being done again, but doing it live must be so daunting for Carrie….I do hope it works for Carrie, because she’s lovely and I’m a fan. I wish her well.” (Vulture)
- The A.V. Club has really interesting color picture of the living room from the original The Addams Family TV show. Spoiler alert: What black and white TV didn’t let us see was lots and lots of pink.
IBM has created the IBMlr Fractalizer, which will take any Tumblr and turn its pictures into (sometimes interactive) fractals. Here’s an example from our Tumblr. Black Widow, you look different. (Gizmodo)
- The latest movie to get a spin-off is… The Heat? (Deadline)
- It was previously announced that dancer Octavia Alexandru will be in season four of Game of Thrones, and now we know who she’s playing: [Book five spoilers] One of the Children of the Forest. So that’s going down. (Winter Is Coming)
All aboard the Hobbit train! This can be found, not in New Zealand, but in Toronto. (Middle-Earth News, thanks anonymous tipster!)