Huh? That’s what I was thinking as well. Much like the documentary they were watching, Helvetica viewers were very much in different camps. I had a chance to see the film at an earlier screening in September. Personally, I felt it was well done, presenting views from different schools of designers, explaining the background and […]Read more "Helvetica: The Circle Jerk not the Typeface"
Okay, we all know that the internet started as a military project, ARPANET (at least the geekier of those among us are aware of this). It’s understood that the original intentions of this mammothly influential creation were militaristic, something to be used to relay communications in case of a nuclear attack. While that may be […]Read more "The History of the Internet (or something like that)"
Are you a growing boy? Do you just want to end it? Do you really (I mean really) need to do some fatgirlin’ today? If you answered yes to any of these questions, I have the site for you. It’s called Pimp That Snack [originally Pimp My Snack]. After discovering it a while ago, I […]Read more "Kitsch of the Day: Bigger Junk Food for the Easily Unsatisfied"
Not quite the Madden man’s vision of the Xbox 360, but one that I personally would love to have on my shelf. Link [via Make]Read more "Kitsch of the Day: Plush but Powerful"
I recently made a trip (I’m ashamed to admit it) to a pop-nut shop out of desperation. It has been so long since I have had a good donut. The altogether lack of donuts was manifesting itself in physical withdrawal. Dunkin’ Donuts was scarcely satisfying, but got rid of the shakes. Either way, after getting […]Read more "NYC Food Retrospective (Pt. 3: The Donut Pub)"
I just felt the need to share a few art pieces that have temporarily blown my mind in the last week or so. [via Craft, Wooster Collective, WMMNA and Vvork] *Chu Yun//Constellation: A black room slowly evolves as viewers eyes adjust. Stellar constellations yield to visible stacks of blinking electronics. *Schuyuan//Heat Sensitive Wallpaper: Wallpaper that […]Read more "Creative Linkdump"
Here it is, the first official spicybiscotti project. It comes complete with social commentary and a hip-hop track. Keep an eye out for upcoming projects that will be dropping shortly. With that, I present Project no. 1: “A Lesson in Americana: Learning with Nate and Drew”Read more "Undergrad and In Business: Project no. 1"