What You'll Be Creating Whenever I think of some of my favorite Disney films, The Little Mermaid always comes to mind. In today's tutorial we'll go through the step-by-step process behind this underwater digital painting inspired by my favorite mermaid, Ariel. Show More Summary
Vanity Fair has an excellent new profile of Judy Clarke. My favorite line, and it is not an exaggeration: Her record defending the indefensible speaks for itself. Among those who want capital punishment abolished in this country, Judy Clarke is... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
“‘Some of you may have read the diatribes against one of my favorite colleagues Klaus Biesenbach raging today,” he said … “[It] reminds me of the diatribes that went on against me when I was at MOCA. … So with Klaus, it’s Bjork; with me, it was James Franco, unfortunately.’ This generated much laughter from […]
However, my favorite commercial comes from a Lexus commercial. And even though I don't have an intention to ever buy a Lexus, this spot is amazing to watch. "The Composer" never once shows a car. No new model. No new technology to share. Nothing. What is does share is the emotion and then, ultimately, the brand.
Glance for an hour at social media or your favorite music website and you are bound to find an item mentioning how a certain album is ten, 15, or 20 years old—with the payoff being: Oh my God, we are getting so old. We all do it. WeShow More Summary
@moshekasher: The Sound of Music is my favorite holocaust-themed musical family classic. Open thread below....
Below, a few of my favorite new books for the spring. Note: Any personal biases or potential conflicts of interest in the following reviews are clearly stated. On the Water: A Fishing Memoir. By Guy de la Valdène (Lyons Press; $25.95) This utterly charming book is ostensibly about a man and his pond, which, of […]
By Julija Zubac Seemingly out of the blue, one of my favorite students cussed me out in the middle of class. I have spent hours building a relationship with him and felt hurt and defensive -- until I heard his story of grief, loss and trauma. Show More Summary
This is my second tube of Hada Labo UV Creamy Gel SPF50 and it's already half empty. I consume sun protection in large amounts, so it's not really a surprise, but I have to say that this particular one is my favorite. Until the next thing comes along, at least. Show More Summary
My 7-year old son, God bless him, has recently taken an extreme interest in the paranormal, just like his dad. He’s got a bunch of age-appropriate books on the subject, with Bigfoot and ghosts being his favorite phenomena, but finding appropriate TV shows for him to watch is tough. He loves Finding Bigfoot and MonsterQuest, but […]
by Haley Mlotek I am sure that "Can't Be Sure" is my new favorite song. Listen to Tei Shi's new EP here, then listen to it all night, come back tomorrow morning prepared to discuss all the different ways it makes you feel. 0 Comment...
Ever since I was a kid, Passover meant one thing - macaroons! Of course, my Gramma's coconut macaroon recipe with the raspberry jam centers will forever be my favorite, not everyone loves straight-up chewy coconut. To add an addictive...Show More Summary
This is going up late, so let me just get right into it. My top five Kotaku posts from last week are... Read more...
It is with considerable relief I report that, yes, sometimes first impressions are spot on and Home is an absolute delight.
I value the days where I sit at home, pluck chin hairs, eat peanut butter from a spoon, and watch an embarrassing amount of HGTV, but the confines of my apartment are not conducive to thinking about anything.
I’m a leopard lover, so when I came across these new J.Crew slide sandals on one of my favorite style blogs Trini G, they immediately took a place on my spring shopping list. I’ll probably wear them with cropped black pants and colorful skirts. Will you be joining me? J.Crew’s Cyprus Calf Hair Sandals are even on […]
What are you supposed to call a professor? Her first name? “Professor”? “Mrs.” or “Ms.”? “Doctor”? Or, my students’ perennial favorite email honorific, “Hi”? The complexity of this answer—the innumerable rules...Show More Summary
After litigating religious liberty issues for more than 20 years, I’m used to utter hysteria erupting on the Left when Christians try to assert conventional and traditional religious liberty rights. Perhaps my favorite example was the...Show More Summary
In our culture, men are almost always applauded for being ambitious, but women don’t always receive the same kudos; in fact, enterprising women are often depicted as being overly ambitious. While reading reviews of two of my favorite shows, The… Continue reading ?
We’re talking about one of my absolute favorite topics today, SMPers. Letterpress is how I personally got my start in the wedding industry, so I can appreciate the love (and hard work!) that goes into the process, resulting in some of the prettiest wedding invitations you’ll ever set eyes on. So we teamed up with the lovely […]