The Skyslide — a terrifying glass tube on the outside of the U.S. Bank Tower in downtown Los Angeles — opens to the public Saturday, and journalists were given an early chance to try it out. The slide is perched 1,000 feet above the ground on the side of the tallest skyscraper west of the Mississippi. Additional reporting by the Associated Press. Show More Summary
I’m done. I’m SO done trying to help anyone do anything. I’m done with the Black Panel, the Bad Boy Studio mentor program, and Dream City my free management company. Don’t know any of my work? Here. My disdain started when a rumor damn near became fact. The rumor spreading like a Donald Trump lie […]
Chinese Artist Lu Yang, Showing Now at Interstitial in Georgetown, Makes Good Art for Bad Dreams by Jen Graves I n the last week, I've been sitting on my couch at night, seeding my nightmares by compulsively rewatching art that could pass for a mad scientist's promotional video in some far, cultish reach of the Internet. Show More Summary
Spoiler alert: you're probably not going to become a pro basketball player.
The Last Leviathan is a new Steam game about physics-based ship building. If you can dream it, you can make it and then use it to sail an open ocean. Even if it’s Mega Man or a giant floating dick. I mean, you had to have seen that coming. Read more...
Reykjavik (AFP) – Iceland basked Tuesday in the glory of its historic and unexpected 2-1 victory over England at Euro 2016, with locals now convinced that all their dreams can come true. The team will next face hosts France in the quarter-finals on Sunday at the Stade de France. Show More Summary
One month ago, in a blog that was headlined, “Hawks dreaming of Kevin Durant but OKC may be his best option,” I wrote the following paragraph: “The…
De Buck Gallery announces a solo-exhibition by Los Angeles based painter Tahnee Lonsdale, entitled Pipe Dreams and Rabbit Holes. The exhibition will be on view from June 29 ? August 26, 2016 and marks Lonsdale?s debut exhibition at the gallery. Show More Summary
Denny Gallery announces The City & The City a group exhibition of Trudy Benson, John Dante Bianchi, Michael Flomen, Ghost of a Dream, Nicolas Grenier, Justine Hill, Erin O?Keefe, Caris Reid, Jordan Tate, Russell Tyler, and Amanda Valdez. Show More Summary
This is a video of 100 balloons in a row being popped by a Wicked Lasers Spyder III Krypton to set the record for 'most balloons popped domino-style with a laser.' The feat was achieved by Scott A. Stevenson, who, as far as I can tell, really didn't do anything but buy a laser and find a long hallway in order to set the record. Show More Summary
I’m going to suggest two kickstarters you might consider backing. The first is a consumer hardware thing: The folks at Dream Arcades, who I interviewed for my own documentary, have a new easy-to-use emulation station that they’re making available. As of this writing, the Kickstarter is at about 25%. It’s not for everyone – not […]
"With one more episode in this heart-wrenching season, we are all still gasping for air and dreaming of justice." The post “Orange Is the New Black” Episode 412 Review: “The Animals” appeared first on Autostraddle.
Archbishop De Kesel has said he dreams of a Church 'that accepts that she is getting smaller.' He himself seems to contribute his part.
We’d been holding our breath all of June, waiting for yet another Supreme Court decision that could change the lives of millions of Californians. Heartbroken and disappointed, but not surprised, this court denied our dream of opportunities for the millions of immigrant workers who are at risk every day. Show More Summary
Ladies and gentlemen, get ready to drool. Samsung's flat-panel televisions have been the best in the business for as long as we can remember. Somehow, some way, the company's 2016 models are even better than ever. They features sleek designs and tons of power, and of course that signature Samsung panel quality is the star of the show. Show More Summary
I was just 16 years old when a bullet severed my spinal cord. In a single moment, I lost the ability to walk. In a single moment, my dream of becoming a police officer was destroyed. In a single moment, my young life was changed forever. But I'm one of the lucky ones. Show More Summary
Post by Michele Zipp. Once upon a time, a woman who goes by the name EL James wrote a steamy novel hoping to delight the senses and inspire fantasies. She did just that and was able to make a boatload of money in the process -- James's Fifty Shades of Grey series is making millions upon millions. Show More Summary