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Warner Brothers gives us a peek at upcoming Speed Racer movie

Larry and Andy Wachowski made their name with The Matrix trilogy of movies. In their first release since that series of movies, Speed Racer (due out in May 2008) is an on screen adoption of the popular Japanese cartoon from the Sixties. Today Warner Brothers released a few stills from the movie and it’s looking pretty amazing.

Speed Racer’s car

USA Today has the full story with more stills.

UPDATE: AOL has the trailer in High-Def!


Werewolves infect Webmasters search spam deck

Werewolf (also known as Mafia) is a great parlor game in which players try and figure out the good guys from the bad guys relying on your ability to read the body language of other players to determine who is telling the truth and who is lying while keeping your role and identity hidden from others. Because the game inspires psychological tactics and gaming, it’s the perfect way for a room full of SEO experts and search engine engineers to unwind after a full day of conference sessions here at Webmaster World in Las Vegas. did a great job setting the stage by printing up a set of cards specifically for the evening featuring notable personalities from the SEO industry. The titles on the cards were clever and the ultimate inside joke. In this version of the game, it was the Black Hats vs. the White Hats with Matt Cutts playing the role of the Seer and Danny Sullivan as the Doctor.

werewolf action at webmaster world

Everyone had a great time (more photos here) and I can see this becoming a regular fixture (and highlight) of future Pubcon conferences. Thank you for hosting!