As part of Microsoft's $300 million comeback strategy, Microsoft's agency Crispin Porter & Bogusky has come up with a line of retro-style graphic t-shirts, called "Softwear by Microsoft." Set to debut on December 15th, the idea of "softwear" is that its going to tap into the nostalgia of when PCs were just starting to change our lives. With retro logos,… Continue
Added by alice on December 9, 2008 at 3:30pm —
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
Added by alice on December 9, 2008 at 10:00am —
For the next few weeks, I pledge to search high and low to find you the perfect Christmas gifts for your friends and family! I'm starting with this set of laser cut cupcake wrappers from shopmodi
that's sure to delight all of your coworkers or friends! Just bake your cupcakes… Continue
Added by alice on December 9, 2008 at 9:30am —
Barbara Walters picks the 10 most fascinating people in 2008. So what do we think? Let's go through it in pictures.
#10 Will Smith - Hubba hubba, we dig the fresh prince for making the jump from the little screen to the big one but wasn't I Am Legend
in 2007? What did we do exactly in 2008...Hancock
? I see..each of your last eight movies… Continue
Added by alice on December 6, 2008 at 9:30am —
Just passing it along. Thanks Charles for the tip!
Added by alice on December 6, 2008 at 8:00am —
The New York Standard Hotel
is having its soft launch opening on Dec 10th.
"The Standard, New York is opening its doors to a select group of friends and family on December 10th,… Continue
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The reason why the Father's Office burger is worth jumping over
? Because it's one of the best damn burgers in town. But why? What makes their signature Office burger so damn good?
You check their website
and though it's pretty in Flash and the sounds are cool, you… Continue
Added by alice on December 6, 2008 at 7:30am —
Famed cross town match up today against USC...UCLA Bruins are the severe underdogs...but we still have hope. Good luck., Bruins!
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Just a little teaser...Where Was Eugene So Excited About Eating at After the Masquerade Ball?
More to… Continue
Added by alice on December 5, 2008 at 10:30am —
Last night, Sam, Eugene and I spent the evening at Royal/T attending Zippercut's Rococo Rendezvous ball. Some of our very own Met members helped put on the event that was filled with great music from bands like The Hanks! BoxViolet! Go West Young Man to a photobooth set up by by guest photogs Derek Gomez and Andrew Joon (Suicide Girls). The real stars, however, were the… Continue
Added by alice on December 5, 2008 at 10:00am —
She may have split up with Guy but don't ever think Madonna still doesn't have it. When Marc Jacobs, creative director to Louis Vuitton, was racking his brain thinking about the new face of Louis who did he think but old Madge herself? Got to give it to the 80s pop icon for constantly reinventing herself and giving the girl everyone loves to hate then love then hate, Ms. Britney Spears, someone to look up to.
This ad campaign was shot by… Continue
Added by alice on December 5, 2008 at 8:00am —
Yeah baby how cool are these? From Brazil’s Meninos design, these icon coasters are a great gift for any iPhone addict. All your favorite applications are there, from Maps to Calculator, from iPod to Settings. $60 bucks gets you the set. At the very least, they're great conversation starters! Perfect for your company gift exchange or white elephant gift… Continue
Added by alice on December 5, 2008 at 7:30am —
“Friendship is born at that moment when one person says to another, 'What! You too? I thought I was the only one” - CS Lewis
Added by alice on December 5, 2008 at 7:00am —
Many thanks to SiMonster
for passing this delicious piece of information along. Providence, one of LA's most famous restaurants, is serving up their holiday tasting menu.
Before you close out this post because of the price let me just tell you a bit about… Continue
Added by alice on December 4, 2008 at 1:30pm —
Let's say you've read through all of your news sites of the day - CNN, NY Times, etc. You come on over to theMET and check out what's shakin in this neighborhood. Then you look around, decide no one is looking, and check out People.com and Perez. You feel a little guilty but that's ok...you've had a hard day at work and you deserve this time for… Continue
Added by alice on December 4, 2008 at 11:00am —
Just a gorgeous set of pictures of one of our favorite Victoria Secret models, Adriana Lima. Behind the scenes action at Victoria Secret’s “Holiday Wish Book” photoshoot. Personally this 27 year old Brazilian beauty doesn't really light my fire but ain't no denying that she looks smokin in these set of pictures. Happy Holidays! Continue
Source: the phun
Added by alice on December 4, 2008 at 8:00am —
It's time to vote people! While my sorry old ass may never look as good as theirs, I am going to make myself better by thinking it takes a lot of effort to get these rockin bodies.
So courtesy of Pop Sugar:
Bar Refaeli — She puts the hot in hot pink.
Rihanna — Who needs a… Continue
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Just about the funniest thing I've seen today.
Almost as good as Obama's Gmail
Found via Digg… Continue
Added by alice on December 3, 2008 at 3:30pm —
Way to go Blik for working with Nintendo in making these wall sticker decals! Not only did you get the rights to the OG Super Mario Bros game, you got Donkey Kong and the new Super Mario Bros. You may remember this old post from Eugene about interior decorating… Continue
Added by alice on December 3, 2008 at 10:30am —