Last Build Date: Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:00:02 -0600Copyright: Copyright 2016
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 11:00:02 -0600Meet the machinists who keep the New York Times running.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:54:56 -0600"...and we will discuss your affairs this very afternoon, over a Christmas bowl of smoking bishop!" A Victorian Toast, by Rosie Schaap.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 09:49:13 -0600Declan Taaffe's great visual essay on Steven Soderbergh, with lots of talk about The Limey.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 13:06:25 -0600This is wonderful, Prince's Closest Friends Share Their Best Prince Stories.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:08:41 -0600"...which led me to the number of bachelor's degrees conferred by field of study, going back to 1970. I ranked them over time." —Nathan Yau.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 12:03:43 -0600A history of seven homes, now for rent on Airbnb from the new Lapham's Quarterly. Home.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:08:02 -06001915 film of Claude Monet painting "en plein air" in his garden in Giverny.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 13:41:00 -0600Not terribly practical for feeding your family, and I don't even really care for pancakes much, but PancakeBot is pretty tempting.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:20:40 -0600Don't know why but I'm a sucker for all these kids-trying-new-foods videos, here's a bunch of kids trying 100 years of Christmas desserts.
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:55:01 -0600The 2016 Good Gift Games, an annual tradition from Matthew Baldwin. Best recs on board games anywhere.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:00:48 -0600"At this natural boundary, chunks of light cyan ice bathe in chilled waters. Icicles pierce downwards like shafts of light, tethered to the roofs of cold blue caverns." Matanuska Glacier.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:14:16 -0600Helping out a great band, support production of a new record from Head of Femur. Check the new single, "Stoned Soul."
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 08:30:58 -0600The Fifty-Nine Parks Series "is a celebration of our National Parks" with individual screen-printed posters by a raft of prominent designers. There are some real beauties in there, for example, check Daniel Danger's for Olympic National Park. Produced by National Poster Retrospecticus.
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 14:35:14 -0600So you know, how much it costs to power the Death Star.