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Conspiracy Theory Rock

A Banned Segment from Saturday Night Live…

Robert Smigel’s animated short film “Conspiracy Theory Rock”, part of a March 1998 “TV Funhouse” segment, was removed from all subsequent airings of the Saturday Night Live episode where it originally appeared. SNL founder Lorne Michaels claimed the edit was done because it “wasn’t funny.” The film is a scathing critique of corporate media ownership, including NBC’s (then) ownership by General Electric/Westinghouse.

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Infinite Lust

Another gorgeous video from animator Emanuele Kabu.

These are all places we’ve been together.

With our bodies, or with my mind.

Some I saw with my eyes closed,
And some with both our eyes, either open or closed.

They are memories of lovemaking, planning, projecting.

You were there, but maybe we were never really there.

In those places, and in my mind. In those places in my mind.

I made this video to free some space.
To move those places out of my mind.

I had to put them down.

Over four months and thousands of hours of drawing,
Here are fifteen years of sweetness and lust.

And a bit of pain.

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