The Cure for Greed

GPS shoes, the cure for greed, a Bad Trip and more in our look at the web this week

Set to the tune of Wagner’s “Ride of the Valkyries,” an animated short neatly sums up 1,000 years of war in five minutes. Significant battles are signaled with low resolution flame spurts, with casualties reflected by the size of explosions. A bit lengthy, the video is worth watching if only for the massive conflagration that occurs all across Europe in the 1930’s.