new truths: A few random thoughts on building... →
innonate: I’m not surprised, but this is a wonderful post from Kyle. Lots to learn from. kylewritescode: Some learnings I’ve acquired over the past nine months building Forrst, bullet-point style and in no particular order: Your earliest users are vital to the success of the…
Video: Staten Island Ferry Becomes Improv Dance... →
The press release tells us it’s going to be: “a massive mid-summer...– My thoughts exactly. It’s hard to get excited about any big events at Governors Island because of that. Governors Island To Host An (Indie) Ball This Summer: Gothamist
15 Fascinating TED Talks on Love & Sex | Online... →
The 2011 Most Innovative Companies →
To read at some point.
Dave Duerson's suicide: NFL could face a turning... →
So what I want to know is whether there’s a link between the physical damage one’s brain sustains in a sport like football and suicide. I just read the CTE Wikipedia page and it says “they found no causal connection between the nascent CTE and Thomas’s suicide” in regards to a 21-year-old U Penn lineman who killed himself last year. But apparently, I just learned from...
Bonnaroo 2011 - Artists →
10 years of Bonnaroo. I feel old. The line-up from my first Bonnaroo. I’d take it again. (though my second year was better.)
Indeed, some of Armstrong’s recent moves have been puzzling. He dumped...– Sing it, AdWeek. The Armstrong Post
Robyn puts on a hell of a show. It’s a chance for hipsters to see the kind of...– har har har Austin Events, Music, Art, Drink Specials & More on Do512
type stack tee
I can imagine just living in this all the time. Love it. kristinapp: I bought this shirt over the weekend at the Saturdays Surf NYC shop in Soho. The adorable Australian who sold it to me called me a chickie, but with his accent somehow I just didn’t mind.
IBM - Countdown to Jeopardy! →
Who wants to be my Valentine’s Date? We can go to a bar, watch Watson on Jeopardy and take shots every time he’s wrong. It might be the most sober Valentine’s Day ever.
101 Photos Taken With the Lens Detached →
Can’t get tumblr to find the photos on new gawker, but these are cool. Gonna try this weekend.
Boobs Radley: Are You Here Because of Modern Love?... →
boobsradley: A few months ago, I was enjoying a lazy Saturday in bed. I was doing the crossword puzzle, struggling with some lengthy pun about an obscure Russian river, when the guy lying next to me held up his iPad. He’d just compared our relative popularity on a Twitter-influence-measuring site. Despite…
Urban Outfitters adds wedding dresses; Vera Wang... →
Ugh I don’t hate these.
Dear Michael: An Open Letter From The Present... →
When Pop Culture Goes And Throws Me For A Loop →
Whenever I finally catch-up on (or read an article that explains) something pop-culturey, it’s always funny what I think is shocking compared to the tangential knowledge I already have. Like, for example, a chick was pregnant and Glee?! And then she gave it up for adoption?! And now she has a new boyfriend?! What. Or, Snookie chain-smokes?! MAN is MTV edgy! Showing people smoking on TV...
Pot Grower Calls 911 On Himself This is why actual potheads shouldn’t get into...– There’s something honest about this guy wanting to know the ramifications of his actions, even though he obviously didn’t think this one through. Pot Grower Calls 911 On Himself - The Daily Beast
The “Super Bowl Sunday” manually promoted venue is a notable tangent from the...– Foursquare’s Super Bowl Campaign to Test Badge Redemption Codes
We have heard from multiple witnesses that Leila Fadel, our [The Washington...– BlogPost - Egypt news day ten: Army steps in; journalists arrested
What I Wore: Recommended Reading: The Complete... →
whatiwore: WhatIWore: Since posting some of my crochet projects this week, I’ve had a lot of questions on which pattern I used and how I learned. My mom taught me about 10 years ago and every winter I practice by making new scarves and hats… one year for Christmas she also got me a great crochet book…
Art Project, powered by Google →
wow, cool. pretty soon, you’ll never have to go anywhere, ever.
Ask for help, lend a hand: Blizzard 2011 →
I really like how these lend a hand maps have been popping up during all the snowstorms. Brotherhood. Helping your neighbor. That kinda thing. I also like how they’re categorized: Problems, Solutions. Though I wonder how many people that aren’t very web savvy — people like my mom — would think to look under “solutions” to find someone with a shovel to share....
AOL is the most f——-up, b———t company on...– I agree so much with the first part of this sentence (though not the second. You learn a lot from dysfunction). LEAKED: AOL’s Master Plan
The Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh and the Milwaukee Art Museum (the...– Wagering Art Loans on the Superbowl - NYTimes.com