There's just something about having a dog and living in a big city that opens you to experiences you would never, ever have in your life before. I mean never. Like, NEVER, ever. Especially if that city is New York. As a pup parent myself...Show More Summary
India's film censor board chief Leela Samson quit her post on Friday after a government tribunal reversed the board's decision to prevent the release of a film about a Sikh religious leader for portraying him as a god, which they fear could offend other Sikhs. Here are excerpts from Samson's comments to Reuters.
Today is Captain Beefheart's 74th birthday and, normally, as I'm a gushy Beefheartist, I'd be getting gushy and whatnot, right? Well, I'm also a MST3K/Riff Trax fan and I just discovered my Beefheart and Riff Trax worlds collide over...Show More Summary
Dillon Markey, an animator for Robot Chicken among other things, converted an old Nintendo Power Glove into a Bluetooth animation tool. Both awesome and ridiculous... but mostly awesome. Playing with Power from Ava Benjamin on Vimeo. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
As American as McDonald's fried apple pie. If you missed the NFL playoffs and Golden Globes this weekend but have been on, say, Twitter anytime since, you're probably aware of an ad called "Signs." The minute-long spot made by powerhouse...Show More Summary
Why venture outside to view frozen Chicago when you can sit cozily on your couch and watch what a GoPro captured while flying on a drone? Thanks to news freelance photographer and videographer Colin Hinkle, you can. In a stunning 2-minute,...Show More Summary
Unrivalled wit of London Underground staff.
Air pollution, Richard the Lionheart and nude yoga.
Every weekday’s end, we collect just about everything you ought to care about or ought not to miss. Even if you’re not in the mood to be swayed by soothing piano music and smiling children, you might find yourself both entertained and dizzied by this video—made, director Russell Wellner says, “to show that the TTC […]
A video uploaded to uploaded to LiveLeak yesterday captures the vicious beating of an unidentified man outside the Whole Foods in Union Square. In the five minute long video, what appear to be Whole Foods employees repeatedly punch and kick a man who is attempting to barge his way into the store after closing hours. Show More Summary
The image quality is poor and the details are scarce, but this video depicts employees at the Union Square Whole Foods in Manhattan confronting, punching, and kicking a man inside the store's entrance and then on the sidewalk. The incident...Show More Summary
It's probably pretty sweet sitting in a two-seater plane and floating above the city... but if you're scared of those tiny, little aircrafts, here's a video one pilot shot yesterday that will give you a taste. He posted the footage on...Show More Summary
The kick-off rally for Jesus "Chuy" Garcia took place at the Alhambra Palace in the West Loop on Nov. 23, to the tune of "Everyday People." 'Chewy' from Stump Connolly on Vimeo. Stump Connolly, chief political correspondent of The Week...
Over at the 1% club: Run Cheetah Run - A New Generation of African Changemakers from 1%Club on Vimeo.
What we think of it (so far).
Upon walking into the Art Institute's Modern Wing, the beloved exhibition of Josef Koudelka is now removed and a new exhibition sits in its place--quite literally. Before entering the space, Lucy McKenzie is projecting towards her audience. One mechanically...
Courtesy of the artist Clyde Peterson. Innovator. I don't want to do too much throat-cleary description of Clyde Peterson, the Seattle artist who won one of two $25,000 Arts Innovator Awards this year from Artist Trust. Right over here...Show More Summary
via Make: MWANZI - The Spotlight Series by Once Films from Once Films USA on Vimeo.St. Louis furniture builder Jermain Todd crafts beautiful industrial pieces in his studio at a converted brewery space.
Americans' love of e-cigarettes continues to grow, especially among teenagers who haven't even taken their SATs. No longer favored exclusively by Playboy playmates and Stephen Dorff, the vapor-spewing alternative to conventional cigarette smoking is catching on with America's youths, according to the federal government. Show More Summary
By now, you’re likely to have heard or read about The Babadook, the smart, sleek, and properly scary Australian horror film about a single mother, her oddball son, and the picture book that rips into their life like a waking nightmare. Show More Summary