You wouldn’t expect much Chris de Burgh or Barry White to come floating...– How the iPod became an instrument of war | Science | guardian.co.uk (via @janchip)
It might be because it’s 4AM and it might be because it’s really that funny, but I just spit sparkling water across the hotel desk. Planet F*cking Earth
When the government killed all the pigs in Egypt this spring — in what public...– Belatedly, Egypt Spots Flaws in Wiping Out Pigs - NYTimes.com
“Promotes recreation (especially under nighttime lighting) as the answer to boredom, juvenile delinquency and social pathologies.” Oh, and it just happens to be made by GE. ( A Chance to Play )
Internet Archive: [Amateur film: New Orleans Carnival Week, February 22, 1941]
Seeking Adult Drunk Clown For 30th Birthday Party “We need an Adult Drunk Clown...– Funny Craigslist Ads
Weiden + Kennedy / W+K New York for EA, would have been nice to work on this but we didn’t. Looks good.
Cerf was skeptical […] he suggested to Dorsey that what Twitter might do...– Civics Lessons for and from Silicon Valley at the Gov 2.0 Summit | GOOD
Project M builds Horseshoe Park in Detroit. I can’t even remember how many times I cited their work when I was talking to folks there.
A “livable city” means vastly different things for many people. In...– David Byrne’s Perfect City - WSJ.com (for DC, and thx to kthread)
expensive, complex, delicate, intrinsically useless, created for some obscure...– Faulkner on the Automobile, 1935 from Inventing Green by Alexis Madrigal
Recently, Amy Utzinger, a mother of four in Tucson, Ariz., let her daughter, 7,...– The Walk-to-School Fight - NYTimes.com (for Picnic, 300 Yards, et al)
I pretend to sleep whilst the driver pretends to be humble to the soldiers who...– Six Rules for Off-Roading in China - Jan Chipchase - Future Perfect
Gadabout. King Midget. O-We-Go. →
Today’s British children are growing up in the ‘information...– (In part, for Lisbon talk.) WILLIAM REES-MOGG: This is the age of billionaires - and feral children | Mail Online