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Link Roundup: Shazam/Isis Hour Edition

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. Oh zephyr winds which blow on high. Lift me now so I can fly! A look back at the Shazam/Isis hour from the mid-1970s.
  2. Is the world ready for a musical based on Archie comics? We’re going to find out.
  3. “Don’t gobblefunk around with words!” Here are 33 Roald Dahl quotes that will inspire you to live like a kid again.
  4. Your Friday will be that much happier when you listen to the Super Mario Brothers theme played on a Giant NES piano.
  5. For your next beach day, Architect Renzo Piano explains how to build the perfect sandcastle.
  6. Attention LEGO fans! A LEGO Brickumentary is now available on demand for your viewing pleasure.
  7. 82-Year-Old Nichelle Nichols of Star Trek fame will fly in a NASA mission this September.
  8. No Mazes and Monsters here. The Dungeons & Dragons movie moves forward at Warner Brothers.