Month: November 2010

  • Missing Unicorn, Lost In Central Park

    Call 917-675-4873 if you have any information. (via QueensCrap) A nice clever way of an artist Camomile Hixon promoting “The Missing Unicorn,” an installation and exhibition that opened November 11 2010 and will run through January 2 2011 at the Grady Alexis Gallery at El Taller Latino Americano.

  • “It Gets Better” — Pixar

    In awe of our friends at Pixar for doing this.

  • Never Interrupt A Kid Who Is Reading

    Me: Dash? Dash: What. Me: I love you. Dash: Why’d you tell me that?  I’m in the middle of reading!  Jesus!

  • Wanna Be The Next Director Of The MIT Media Lab?

    Position Description: Director, MIT Media Lab POSITION SUMMARY The Director is expected to artfully guide the Media Lab through its next decade of innovation and world influence—and inspire a powerful Lab vision made possible by a highly interdisciplinary, exceptionally talented, and creative body of faculty and students. The Director will serve as an effective organizational…

  • If OK Go Had Nokia Phones & Were Chinese

  • Amy Doyle On Lady Gaga, Kid Rock, Nicki Minaj & The State Of Music On MTV

    The Hollywood Reporter just posted this great interview with my friend and colleague, Amy Doyle, Executive Vice President of Music & Talent for MTV. MTV removed the words “music television” from its logo earlier this year, but with the not-so-sudden surge in the popularity of music videos (thanks in no small part to YouTube), it’s…

  • Them There Youth

    Ah, the youth are starting to change. The older I get, the more I sound — and surely, look — like a foreigner in the land of the Millennials. Here’s another great video sent to us by our colleague, Jacob Shwirtz. This one compiles insights from a study by Brazilian research firm Box 1824. A…

  • Kid Cudi, We Aight (“Wake Your Mind Up”)

    Kid Cudi is waking my mind up on this Monday morning. KiD-CuDi “We Aite” (Wake Your Mind Up) from Decon on Vimeo. Thanks to Black Thought for the post.

  • Holy Mother Of God: Ken Block / Gymkhana 3

    Thanks to Jacob Shwirtz for sending us this fucking INTENSE Ken Block video. It really gets going about 2 minutes in, when the guy starts spinning around some dude in a Segway. Here’s how the Drive On blog describes it: “Spinning in circles around a guy on a Segway. Breathtaking turns on a country road,…

  • Nice Shout Out From The Big Guy

    On this morning’s quarterly earnings call with Wall Street, Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman singled out the work MTV Scratch is doing to pioneer innovation. Here’s what he had to say: “We are also continuing to find new ways to bring greater value to our advertisers expanding the relationships we have into even more comprehensive marketing…