Time for a new sober photography project! to participate, you can be a photographer, or a painter or a drawer… Time to dust off the camera, and get ready to photograph, draw or paint something lovely… If you’re new to the blog, you can learn more about the idea of having a sober hobby here. […]
Yo Yo Ma and Lil Buck would be draw enough, I’d say. But manohmanohman — check out what Lil Buck does to draw his performance to a close: My every joint and ligament screams in mute sympathy. Human bodies shouldn’t be able to do that. An extraordinarily gifted human has done I have no idea […]
There’s a line from Santigold’s genre mashing, self-titled debut where featured MC, Spank Rock makes the assertion “Just know I’m doing something you ain’t/And that’s plain.” In the case of Santi White, she very much was, drawing together punk, hip-hop and new wave in a fashion that felt both... Continue reading
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There’s something strangely entertaining about under-produced videos. Maybe it’s the spontaneity, maybe it’s the rawness, but watching session clips always draws us in more than some highly produced surf flick. It’s fun to see the falls, the bogs, and the eventual successes of the world’s best surfers. Show More Summary
Most #MannequinChallenge videos want to draw your attention to something. A good cause, or your dog's ingenuity, perhaps. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story on the other hand, doesn't need much help publicity-wise. But that won't stop the Australians from standing completely still, while Rae Sremmurd plays in the background. Show More Summary
Click here for reuse options! Arthur Andrew Demarest draws similarities between the Maya Empire and America today. The Mayan civilization is famous for its collapse, but could something similar happen in the near future? At least one...Show More Summary
The cool thing about the local news is that it is still often filmed live, which means we sometimes get to see awkward interactions between the anchors and more. Recently, a local news channel in Seattle tried out a fun new toy, enabling the anchors to doodle images live on television.
In his youth, he aspired to be the pope; only later would he aim for president. Despite the change in ambition, Alain Juppé — the leading conservative contender for the French presidency — has maintained something of a prelate’s sober discipline. If some find his solid reserve boring, others insist that his bland demeanor is […]
Everyone wants to have a niche. An area of expertise. Something that sets him or her apart from the crowd. I've seen this both in life and in business. Friday, Nov. 18 is Women's Entrepreneurship Day, a day meant to celebrate and uplift enterprising women. Show More Summary
When we're lucky, live television produces some hilarious gems. On Wednesday morning, Seattle news anchor Kaci Aitchison was in the middle of a seemingly innocent game of Google AI's new game, "Quick, Draw!" when things went awry. The...Show More Summary
Visitors are being urged not to share their snacks with the animals, which have become something of a tourist attraction in Manhattan.
NEW YORK — Norway's Magnus Carlsen started the defense of his World Chess Championship title on Friday, against challenger Sergey Karjakin of Russia. Carlsen is a clear favorite, and with the white pieces, he tried something a little...Show More Summary
Asheville’s food scene is exploding. But there’s something else drawing crowds to this postmodern utopia that celebrates both its regional past and the global zeitgeist.
How do you draw something that you can't see directly—such as a Chasmosaurus, a Phoenician, or a bog troll? Alan North of Alan's Art Log came up with an interesting way to think about this problem. There are two ways ways of imaginative drawing: with and without reference. Show More Summary
The Morning After by Clay Jones I am drawing for the days after the election. As I wrote yesterday, the window for election cartoons is closed. I still might do something on Jim Comey as that’ll probably be discussed beyond Tuesday. I know you’re on Facebook. Everyone is on Facebook. I have friends whose dogs [...]Show More Summary
Q: Ever had to do a convincing “bad” drawing–either for a tutorial or something like a child’s drawing? Every time I see a “bad” drawing done on purpose by a good artist, it always looks too… er… “good”… there’s good structure, good linework… it’s almost like the artist doesn’t know how to do a bad drawing anymore. Show More Summary
Berlin (AFP) – Bayern Munich boss Carlo Ancelotti dismissed Arjen Robben’s sideline spat as just something “from the media” after the Dutchman was substituted in the Bundesliga leaders’ 1-1 draw with Hoffenheim. Bayern were denied aShow More Summary
BuzzFeed's Tasty channel is drawing huge numbers with its distinctive food clips. The reason may have something to do with human psychology. BuzzFeed's Tasty channel is drawing huge numbers with its distinctive food clips. The reason may have something to do with human psychology. Show More Summary
OK folks...what is it?A now-viral video showing something moving slowly through a river in Alaska is drawing comparisons to the famous Loch Ness monster in Scotland.The video was posted Oct. 26 on Facebook by Alaska’s Bureau of Land Management. Show More Summary