The Olde Times Sq: - 44th St., south side, west of Seventh Ave.
David Byrne and the New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with New York art gallery PaceWildenstein, have unveiled nine unique bicycle racks designed by DB and installed in various locations throughout Manhattan and Brooklyn. An avid bicyclist for almost 30 years, Byrne was… Continue
Added by alice on August 27, 2008 at 11:30am —
So as most of you know, I had Hodgkin's Lymphoma (lymph node cancer). Now they think I have thyroid cancer. So I'm having surgery on the 3rd (next Wednesday) for a thyroidectomy. They will be removing all of my thyroid (both sides) so I'll have to be on thyroid meds for life... fun stuff. I had a consult with the surgeon on Monday and they said one of the possible complications of the surgery is to the nerve to your vocal chords. So they wanted to get a good idea of what my… Continue
Saturday, August 30 7:30pm-2am @ Hangar 101 - Downtown, LA
The art pick this weekend looks like quite the show. Cannibal Flower is a underground art collective that has been throwing monthly warehouse parties for eight years straight. This weekend is their 8th anniversary show and I've read that the anniversary shows are the weirdest of the year.… Continue
Added by Eugene on August 27, 2008 at 10:30am —
I'm so sorry I couldn't find the version with the commentary on Youtube to embed in the post... so here is the link to the version you HAVE to watch with the blushing bride to be's commentary. Waffle House Wedding
TRT 4:20. (probably on purpose.) YouTube:
"About Menomena: Danny Seim, Justin Harris, and Brent Knopf. Together, they join powers to form experimental Portland-based super-group Menomena. They sing, arrange, create, invent instruments, and even make Julienne fries. Menomena has released several stellar, highly original albums since forming in… Continue
Some great cartoons from Tom Fishburne, a marketer at companies like General Mills, Nestle and home-product manufacturer Method Products, where he currently resides as senior marketing director of Europe. (Their soaps are all over our house.)
At the age of 50, Madonna kicked off her Sticky & Sweet world tour in Wales. Think what you want. For me, her "Hung Up" record was enjoyable. But "4 minutes" just seems like she jacked it from Britney = just sad.
Arianne Phillips who has been with Madonna as her costume designer for years has lined up an impressive assortment of couture fashion designers to help create Madonna’s looks for the Stick & Sweet tour.… Continue
I love the soulfulness in her voice - like Aretha but younger and Alicia but deeper.
Make everything so simple in a crazy world,
and I'm tryna find the words to say,
you make everything alright just by being around boy
mmm, you make me wanna sing
your my light in the dark
guiding, guiding me home
and your faith in me, is all I need
baby,mmmm your love it… Continue
'Cause I'll Never Understand That Generation But I'm Hoping This Movie Will Help.
" Family ties bind us together in visceral ways, but the forces of modern life often seem to drive parents and children apart. Elderly Mr. Shi (Henry O), a widower and a retired scientist, has arrived from Beijing to spend time with his divorced… Continue
Added by alice on August 26, 2008 at 5:30pm —
"The 6emeia project was created and developed by the artists Anderson Augusto, also known as SÃO, and Leonardo Delafuente, also known as Delafuente. The duo live in the Barra Funda neighborhood of São Paulo where they began the project with the purpose of changing and transforming daily life.
The duo's objective is to modify the means within which we… Continue
We love Gregory Thielker's art, not only because we can't believe they're actually paintings and not photographs, but also because he can transport us into another time and place. When we look at his paintings, Thielker wants us to experience those moments when we're driving in our car on a cold and rainy day. He wants us to… Continue