Are you ready for this year's Oscars? Hosted by the hilarious Seth MacFarlane, the 85th Academy Awards is a must-see event and is now only two days away! Just in time, designer Matteo Civaschi of H-57 sent us these clever pictogram movie posters he created with his team. Like they've done many times…
To get you excited for this year's Oscars, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has teamed up with Gallery1988 to present their first collaborative exhibition featuring art inspired by Oscar's Best Picture Nominees. Called "For Your Consideration," the show brings together a small group of young international artists, including names you may be already be familiar with like…
What do the best sand sculptures in the world look like? Canadian Damon Langlois just won the title, best sculpture for a solo, at the World Championship of Sand Sculpting on Fort Myers Beach, Florida. Out of 24 international sculptures, his magnificent carving, called "Fallen Empire," was chosen as…
Being a huge business book junkie, I was thrilled to see this list Business Week put together of the best selling business books from the past month. As they state, many more upbeat titles are on the list this month than there were on the June list (which was dominated by books on the… Continue
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Travel + Leisure recently put out its list of the top fifty best new U.S. restaurants. What's great about this list is that T+L thought about our current economic state and so put together a list that's more suited for real… Continue
I really can't get over how awesome these business cards are for Lego. The miniature toy figures are in the likeness of each of their employees. In fact, they even try and match the look of the minifig (down to the hair and accessories) to the person. Their names, email addresses and phone numbers are printed on their "clothes." We also thought that working for Lego was… Continue
What's the best way to bring a little bit of nature indoors? How about with this lovely bed frame from Shawn Lovell Metalworks. Shawn Lovell specializes in creating one-of-a-kind and commissioned works using traditional and modern techniques. I would buy some of those baby birdies from… Continue
Haven't had a chance to see any of the Oscar nominated movies? AMC is hooking you up on February 21st. They day before the Oscars are telecast, they'll be showing all five movies at select screens nationwide for $30. Bottomless popcorn bucket included. Come and go as you please.
If you're looking to travel and you want a quick list of some of the hottest places in a big city where do you start? You can throw a forum question up on theMET and get some great answers (ex. San Francisco,… Continue
In our quest to find some of the best restaurants in LA, bro and I headed to Fogo de Chao in Beverly Hills last week. And because dinner costs a pretty penny at $56.50, we decided to starve ourselves the night before and have lunch for a still-expensive-but-a-little-more-reasonable, $34.50.… Continue
I just wanted to throw out a shout out to one of my oldest friends, Grace Lee. Happy Birthday, girlfriend! We've known each other since 6th grade - through teased hair, Wet Seal, NKOTB, 90210 and Britney Spears...we've been through it all.
Thanks for being such an awesome part of my life throughout these years. You're like a sister to me!
Survey was done by Mercer (from Wikipedia): Mercer is a human resource consulting firm, headquartered in New York City, New York, that is recognized as one of the leading business institutions in the world. It has been ranked by Vault.com, Inc. as the #1 human resource consultancy for several years running, including most recently in 2008. Among all consulting… Continue