witz.org is the blog identity of Jon Hurwitz. Updated semi-frequently since 2004.

Happy New Year from witz.org!

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Thanks for an interesting 2005, suckers. Here’s to 2006.

Be safe, be merry, and Happy New Year!

Love,

witz.org

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 31, 2005 at 2:03 AM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Harry Potter, Hogwarts Class of ’07?

J.K. Rowling readies pen for final Potter book – Yahoo! News

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 28, 2005 at 1:44 PM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Transit Strike Over!

No more “telecommuting”, $10 cab zones, and miserable walks…we are so happy we could lick a subway handrail!

NY1: Strike Is Over: No Agreement, But Workers Are Heading Back

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 22, 2005 at 3:08 PM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

SNL: Lazy Sunday – The Chronic-les of Narnia

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“Lazy Sunday”, in which cast members Andy Samberg and Chris Parnell rap about Magnolia Bakery, Google Maps, and the Chronicles of Narnia.

Check out the video after the jump…

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This entry was written by witz, posted on December 19, 2005 at 9:10 AM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

A list of all the Snapple “Real Facts”

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A list of all the Snapple “Real Facts” found under the bottle caps!

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This entry was written by witz, posted on December 16, 2005 at 12:19 AM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Showtime to rescue ‘Arrested Development’?

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Fantastic news if it turns out to be true, the Bluth Family has created one of the funniest television shows in years!

READ: Showtime may rescue ‘Arrested Development’ | Reuters.com

WATCH: ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT :: FOX Broadcasting Company

RELATED: Showtime

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 14, 2005 at 12:49 PM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Marie Antoinette digs New Order

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The upcoming Sofia Coppola flick Marie Antoinette just had it’s video “teaser” hit the net, and it looks fantastic – particularly if you can buy into Jason Schwartzman and Kirsten Drunkst as French royalty.

The best part of the trailer is the use of New Order’s classic “Age of Consent” – an 18th century electronic classic.

Learn: Marie Antoinette – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Listen: New Order – “Age of Consent”

Watch: Marie Antoinette trailer

More on Sofia Coppola at: The Directors Bureau

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 11, 2005 at 12:11 AM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Flickr: London Punks 1976 -1984

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Amazing photoshoot on Flickr by photographer Andy Rosen of Britain’s most infamous subculture at their peak. Punk Lives!

Rosen also has a great photoset of vintage Clash photos

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This entry was written by witz, posted on December 10, 2005 at 4:43 PM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Freaky Naked Mannequin Art we saw in Paris

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witz.org recently took a nice trip to Paris to soak up some European funk. While there, we visited the Pompidou Center, where we say these freaky naked mannequins…

This entry was written by witz, posted on December 8, 2005 at 1:15 PM, filed under Whatever. Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

Mazda5 Video: Gas Pump gives the smackdown to fuel addicts

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Mazda Gas Pump Pusher

This hysterical new spot for the new Mazda5 shows off it’s fuel efficiency with incredible humor, with a gas pump becoming a pusher! Take a look at the video and see for yourself.

VISIT: MAZDA5 Gas Buddy

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This entry was written by witz, posted on December 6, 2005 at 4:14 PM, filed under Awesome and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , . Leave a comment or view the discussion at the permalink.

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