Pronounced "gamma tone", this is the Wrybread parallel
east coast universe. Pictures,
and movies from the New
York City underground, as well as pictures of absolutely
constantly, and in a whole nother class from any other website
A big crazy silver schoolbus populated by big crazy silver people.
One of the early examples of internet culture extending into
non-virtual form, and a frequent Wrybread collaborator. Lots
of on-line virtual trips and all that, a must read.
As of writing this, her last update was her coverage
of placing 4th in a combination waterski and snowboard contest,
and she wants to play her trumpet while competing in the next
one, enough said. Some very bizarre things going on over at
Red's place, keep an eye on her recent
One of the few so-called comedy sites on the net that actually
manages to be funny. Definitely one of the best sites around,
and be sure to check out the prank
phone call machine.
The Odd Duck
Imagine that, a website by people who can actually write, and
who are funny when they mean to be. Strange. Their prank prank
phone calls are hilarious, and their whole site is good.
That rarest of beasts: prank phone calls that aren't made by
17-year-olds immitating the Jerky Boys. Some hysterical stuff
A beautiful and amazingly thorough site dedicated
to converting school busses to habitable works of art. A quote
from the site: "The Net's largest compendium of information
relating to House Buses and House Trucks".
An absolutely amazing site, full of what I'd
call experimental Dadaist internet art. He completely revamps
the site almost monthly. Probably my favorite site, it'll make
you smile just at how brilliant it is, and a big inspiration
for The Abyss.
Gallery of the Absurd
The name pretty much says it, it's a gallery
of absurd objects. An incredibly good sense of the absurd, and
his commentary actually manages not to cloy, imagine that. Fantastic.
As of writing these words (January 2000) it's
a daily journal by a 17-year old converting an old school bus
to a Road Home. Occasionally
hysterical, very very good writing, but be forewarned that sending
him an email will result in a merciless critique of your
These two memos accidentally leaked by the bastards at Microsoft
detailing their plans to hamstring Unix if it becomes a threat
are a must read, especially for anyone who still insists on
using Internet Explorer.
They help us with our live realaudio broadcasts.
Great people, and their site is an excellent reference for rave
The virtual home of the gargantuanly talented Citizen1. Hear
his music, and see the country ambient outlaw in action.
The "Squid List" and the site in
general is one of the big catalyzers of San Francisco culture,
and it's also the home of documentary film maker Scott Beale.
An unbelievably good resource for website design,
and their "daily sightings" show some incredible webpages.
For webdesigners, this is the motherlode. Incidentally, I "borrowed"
the starry background to this page from them.