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Short Film: We're So Obsessed With Our Phones That We're Missing Life

This short animation Mr Selfie by We Are Seventeen totally nails everyone’s over reliance on their phones. We use it in bed to fall asleep, we use it in bed when we can’t fall asleep, we have our phone in the bathroom, on our commutes, on the footpath, through live events, through nature and basically through life. More »      

How Three African Rappers are Forging a New Home In China

Image via China Remix's Facebook page. Local taxi drivers refer to it as “chocolate city”—the Chinese city of Guangzhou is home to Asia’s largest diasporic African community, and it’s only been growing since airlines first established direct flights between African countries and China in 2008. Show More Summary

How Gail Goodman Optimized Constant Contact’s Funnel To Build the $1 Billion Email Marketing Empire

Constant Contact is one of the biggest players in the email marketing space, and Gail Goodman has been with them since the beginning. She’s scaled the company from its early startup days to where they are now, a public company worth over $1 billion. She gave a presentation at the 2012 Business of Software conference, […]

Bryan Fischer Wants You To Know He Hasn’t Really Been Fired

But it’s hard, he says, to be a spokesman for the American Family Association and also have your own opinions. Please “like” Liberaland on Facebook Now read this:Disgruntled Ex-Employee Breaks Into Boss’s Office; Trashes It With Glitter An Silly String (Jan 17, 2015) Atlanta Fire Chief Canned For Anti-Gay Book; He Claims Firing Was For [...]

An American Version of ‘Black Mirror’ Is in the Works

American audiences finally got the chance to dig into Black Mirror last month when the acclaimed British series hit Netflix. And now that we’ve acquainted ourselves with its excellence, we could be getting our own version of Black Mirror in the near future. Show More Summary

January 29th – Ukrainian Commanding General admits there is no Russian invasion of Ukraine.

“There is no Russian regular army in the Donbass” said Ukrainian Colonel-General Viktor Muzhenko. This statement was reported on Poroshenkos very own Chanel 5 believe it or not. This statement puts a serious dent in the US’s narrative that Russia invaded Ukraine. Discerning posters should be fully aware of this fact by now as the [...]

‘Breath’, A Breathtaking Short Film Highlighting the Different Ways Human Beings Breathe

3 days agoOdd : Laughing Squid

“Breath” is a short film by Mill Valley, California production duo The Mercadantes (formerly Everynone) that celebrates the many different ways human beings breathe, from asthma inhalers to space walks. via Colossal

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1. "Sony Pictures Classics Q&A: 'It's the Year of Women at Sundance'": Sony Pictures Classics co-presidents Tom Bernard and Michael Barker chat with Variety's Brent Lang. “Studies show there is still a huge discrepancy between the number of male and female filmmakers. Show More Summary

Illinois Educational Funding -- Expect Deep Cuts

Within 24 hours of Governor Bruce Rauner taking office, numerous media outlets reported on his immediate steps to rectify Illinois' dire financial situation. While his first acts as governor weren't earth-shattering, they are more than...Show More Summary

Jimmy Fallon's 'Ew!' Supercut Is Anything But Basically Basic

Get ready to seriously freakin' flip. Jimmy Fallon, aka Sara, has done "Ew!" with everyone from will.i.am to Taylor Swift, and now "The Tonight Show" has put together the best moments in one glorious supercut. With Fallon preparing for...Show More Summary

How "Cat Cafes" at Tourist Resorts Care for Stray Populations

During the first week of January, I escaped my hometown of Kansas City, Missouri, and went to Playa del Carmen, Mexico, with my boyfriend. Turns out our timing was perfect: While we were gone, temperatures dipped below zero at home, and the ground remained covered with a miserable layer of ice. Show More Summary

Great Job, Internet!: This supercut of movie sword fights refuses to make the obvious pun

Listen, this supercut of movie sword fights isn’t going to be mind blowing. There’s not going to be some surprise at the end that makes you see sword fights in a different light or obscure piece of sword fight cinema that’s lost to the ages. Show More Summary

Guacamole Video

Hi friends! Happy 2015! I almost forgot to share this quick video I made with my bff Gaby! I’ve been dabbling with video lately, there are a few things I’m excited to share when I can, but in the meantime this should be a tasty kick off for Superbowl, yes? As always, you can find […]

At Sundance 'A Will of Iron'

Covered earlier, directed by Seyi Fabunmi and Mobolaji Adeolu, now at Sundance 'A Will of Iron': "A Will Of Iron" | Sundance Short Film Challenge from Sundance Artist Services on Vimeo.A story about a blacksmith living under the third mainland bridge with his wife and baby for almost 15 years. image courtesy of 'A will of Iron'

Amazing Wildlife of Africa

June 2015 I’m planning another trip to Africa, my 5th over the past few years. I’m getting to be an old African hand. :-) Click PLAY or watch it on Vimeo. (via Adventure Blog)

How to Create a Blockbuster Podcast

“What makes ‘good tape’? That is the question that has consumed my life for the past 20 years, and I have an answer for you…” – Alex Blumberg How do you create a blockbuster podcast? This episode explores the tips, tricks, and best practices of a master. My guest is Alex Blumberg, who cut his teeth […]

Super Bowl Advertising: Where's the Magic?

With so many Super Bowl advertisers pre-releasing or teasing their advertising before the game, the commentary and speculation has been at full tilt. But I have to say, it's all leaving many people asking -- where's the magic? Is the...Show More Summary

15 Cool And Practical Apps For Couples

When you love someone, you want to be as connected to them as possible, espeacially in times when you are set miles apart... The post 15 Cool And Practical Apps For Couples appeared first on Lifehack.

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