Things at Spicy HQ have been swamped and understaffed as of late, but nonetheless we work tirelessly to bring you the good stuff. Here’s what’s got our attention this week: .Environmental art in Finland. .Finally, an illustrated and informative guide to napping. .Christopher Laudamiel, a perfurmer, discusses the intricacies of design for the invisible. .How […]Read more "Spicy Roundup: Siesta Edition"
As always, America is a hard country to define. With elections only a week away the question of an American identity seems to be one that is particularly relevant and particularly elusive. The “real America,” if there is such a thing, is a place that both sets of candidates aim to speak to. Whether or […]Read more "Is This America?: Campaigns, Cookies, Narcotics, and Cars"
How do you express love for your favorite politico or politica? How do you scream to the mountain tops that you too are down for wolf-hunting from helicopters? How do you make sure everyone knows you also belong to a faith that believes dinos and humans once roamed together in sweet harmony? Carve it into […]Read more "Sarah America!: Vernacular Political Iconography in Ohio"