October 19, 2014

How the Colbert Report is made

I'm trying to find a way to listen to podcasts. This is a perfect episode to inspire me. I'm just 7 minutes in and I'm digging hardcore. (Agreed about Reddit. It's not as interesting as it used to be.) Additional note: Stephen learned how to write through improv.

kottke.org

October 18, 2014

Brothers: A Grand Adventure With An Emotional Punch

Been meaning to jump into this game for a while. This article is old, but I figure good gameplay is timeless.

npr.org

Blundstone Footwear

Friends have their classic boots and swear by 'em. On my list.

blundstone.com

October 17, 2014

Getting Out of the Woods: A Primer on Not Being a Music Hater — Medium

It takes a lot of listening. Good art isn’t obvious. Taylor Swift just released “Out of the Woods”, the second single from her forthcoming album 1989. I adore…

medium.com

How To Date In NYC Without Losing Your Mind

Dating in NYC doesn’t have to be a chore. Learn from phenom and professional wingman how to find people you’d bring home to mom. Add to calendar. “If you’re…

holstee.com

October 15, 2014

Just History, Not Common and Not Core – NYTimes.com

Everyone who loves history encountered, somewhere along the line, a teacher who connected the dots, who imparted the revelation that history isn’t memorizing…

nytimes.com

An Introvert’s Guide to Networking

Every week, I get invited to another “must attend” business event sure to be full of important people who could affect my business. I know I should go, but it’s…

boss.blogs.nytimes.com

The Future Of The Culture Wars Is Here, And It’s Gamergate

Over the weekend, a game developer in Boston named Brianna Wu fled her home after an online stalker vowed to rape and kill her. She isn’t the first woman who’s…

deadspin.com

Amigos Playing Cards

Playing cards designed by Jessica Hische, Frank Chimero, & Alonzo Felix. Swoon indeed.

kickstarter.com

Flic – Mobile App for Camera Roll Management & Photo Deletion

Okay... So I want an application like this for my DESKTOP computer to sort through so many years of bad photos. I'd also like to be able to add metadata to photos by saying keywords all stream of conscious. Gestures would be icing, but that would require new hardware. / via uncrate

getflic.com

October 14, 2014

Autocomplete Song by Jonathan Mann

This songs feels like They Might Be Giants first album to me

devour.com

October 13, 2014

Rules To Live By

by Jim Stoppani, Ph.D. Bodybuilding . com VITAL STATS Name: Jim Stoppani, PhD Occupation: Creator of JYM Supplement Science, fitness coach and consultant…

anabolicminds.com

A Couple’s Incredible 550,000-Mile Odyssey Through 177 Countries Over 26 Years.

I want to remember this couple for when folks ask me about inspiration.

thisiscolossal.com

October 11, 2014

Attention Straight People: What You Don’t Know About Your Gay Friends

If you think your are an ally for your gay friends and family, there’s probably a great deal you don’t know about their lives. I encourage you to read on… Today…

karlfrisch.com

October 10, 2014

Goji — The keyboard for fun.

Text joints by icon. Genius.

goji.me

October 9, 2014

Is Kindness Physically Attractive? | Beautiful Minds, Scientific American Blog Network

One of the most robust findings in social psychology is the beauty-is-good stereotype: physically attractive people are perceived and treated more positively…

blogs.scientificamerican.com

October 8, 2014

A Day in the Life of Chris Hardwick

OPEN MIC | Hardwick records the 566th Nerdist podcast at Hollywood Center Studios in Los Angeles. Photography by Peter Bohler for WSJ. Magazine THE MOMENT…

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Trouble at the Koolaid Point

October 7, 2014 [Note: I didn’t want to have to write this. But here it is. I’m not linking it to the blog, and it won’t likely stay up long, but you are…

seriouspony.com

Vivian Maier: A Quiet Pursuit — FotoFocus Biennial 2014

This is just one of the special events and exhibits in the month long celebration of photography and "lens based art" in Cincinnati. Super excited to see Vivian's work up close and printed out proper.

fotofocusbiennial.org

Introducing Squarespace Seven

This is beautifully shot.

squarespace.com