- The Boy with the Incredible Brain – As the anonymous tipster who sent it says, “I mean HE MEMORIZED 22,500 DIGITS OF PI. And he learned Icelandic in A WEEK. And he sees every number from 0 to 10,000 as a different colorful, textural, moving object.” Yeah.
- The Brain that Wouldn’t Die – a 1962 film with the tagline ” Alive… without a body… fed by an unspeakable horror from hell!” Check it out on IMDB. MST3K that shit. All by yourself. In your bathrobe.
- Revolution OS – a 2001 documentary which traces the history of GNU, Linux, and the open source and free software movements.
- The Secret Wars of the CIA – documents some of the things the CIA has done since the end of WWII.
(to see any of the past ridiculously nerdy things I’ve posted for the horde, click on the tag “online learning.”)