Weekend Fun

This is sort of fun but also a possible meme being born. Arguably the finest moment of the long, distinguished career of The Beastie Boys was the song Sabotage and its hilariously camp vintage cop show-inspired video:

Recently though we’ve seen the emergence of a couple of YouTube mashups of Sabotage with popular science-fiction. First there’s Star Wars:

and then there’s also Battlestar Galactica:

The Battlestar one is more faithful, shot-for-shot, to the original, but I still prefer the Star Wars one because it’s 99% footage of The Empire Strikes Back. BG, despite its legion of fans, has failed to convince me to care about it.