Friday, July 18, 2008

The Inter-Webs: Not Just For Political Blogging and Porn!

So, via a site that I don't visit nearly often enough (, I found a link to another website called where I was able to generate this totally awesome thing called a "Wordle" from the text of my blog:

But you can do it with any text you like. For instance, here's the text of Obama's wonderful speech on race from a few months ago:

And this is from "Hamlet," 'O, what a rogue and peasant slave am I!' (Act 2, scene 2, 555-612):

And this is Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address:

And those are just the one's I made myself, here's a link to their gallery. I found these gems, like "Santeria" by Sublime:

And "Sweet Child O' Mine" by G-n-R:

And the entire text of "The Hitch Hiker's Guide To The Galaxy"

And "The Raven":

And, in honor of Billy Joel's performance tonight at Shea (the final music performance ever at Shea - apart from the national anthem at Mets games), and to highlight my friend Broadway Carl having attended the second-to-last show night before last, I give you "We Didn't Start The Fire":

Seriously, go check it out. It's a lot of fun, actually.


1 comment:

Katy said...

Ooooo, nifty. I made my own! Thanks for the link!