Archive for ‘Satire’

May 30th, 2011

Food Fight

Once in a while, you encounter something just so brilliant you want to share it with the world. I’m not talking about babies/cats/dog doing something silly/cute/dumb, I have another obsession–food. Food videos are usually not that entertaining. They are there to teach people how to cut their Thanksgiving turkey or how to eat with chopsticks. So, when I saw this, I was almost jealous. Why couldn’t I have made something like this? The answer was obvious–I don’t know anything about animation. This is short video is a brief history of (American-centric) wars, but using food! America is represented by burgers, fries, and chicken nuggets; Japan by sushi; Russia by beef stroganoff, and so on. It’s just brilliant. Here’s the link:

Just in case you need to clarify the character, a cheat sheet is provided by the creators.