Watch: Over 150 mattresses fly through park on a windy day

Originally published at: https://boingboing.net/2019/08/20/watch-over-150-mattresses-fly.html

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Better than toasters.

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I’m just not sure I understand this modern art today.
But I like it.

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Were they memory foam? Asking for a friend…

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If you love something, set it free

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Beautiful.

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this is the future liberals want.

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This and taco trucks. I was promised taco trucks.

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You know, the music that you set to this makes all the difference.

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For some reason I think metamorphosis by Philip Glass set to this video could play on Loop in a museum and no one would question it

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“As God as my witness, I thought turkeys could fly”

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Verily, it is strongly reminiscent of some strangely-conceived 3D-graphics-physics-engine-particle-effect test.

A moment of viral fame surely awaits the person who edits the video to give each mattress a pair of googly eyes.

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Kinetic art is so misunderstood! They thought the same thing in the 50s.

First ‘wind-powered’ mobiles… and now mattresses.

FISH-MOBILE

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Yup. Needed more “Flight of the Valkyries”

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It lends well to the beauty and majesty of the wild North American mattress herds.

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Nothing to do with the wind. The mattresses were expressing how they feel about sitting through tonight’s double feature of Showgirls and Batman & Robin.

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Still not as cool as bouncy houses with kids.

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It’s to give the nannies something to land on.

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