You know that thing you do where you talk to your dog like it's a baby? New research shows that puppies respond well to this silly form of speech, but older dogs couldn't give a crap. So, stop doing it when your dog grows up.
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When train stations and airports get crammed full of people, it's impossible to hear loudspeaker announcements over all the noise. So researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute developed a new system that listens for when a venue gets loud, and automatically adjusts announcements so they're always audible.
Video: Musicless music videos are always fun to watch, so it's no surprise that speechless speeches are just as great. In fact, they might be even funnier since heads of state are the people that they're making fun of. Watch this speechless rendition of Putin done up with perfect sound effects for a few giggles.
Without further commentary, here's a new short film set to Robert F. Kennedy speech at the Cleveland City Club, on April 5, 1968: The Mindless Menace of Violence. After today's events in France, it seems appropriate. Senator Kennedy was assassinated on June 6, 1968, only two months after these words.
It doesn't matter if you have to write a speech for a conference or your best friend's wedding. Writing for an audience is a mad, surreal and schizophrenic process. This ad recreates that process accurately.