Video: "The Secrets of Strangers," directed by Rocsi Diaz (106th + Park, Entertainment Tonight).
In this piece, undocumented citizens have an opportunity to share with American strangers what it means to be undocumented in the United States. This video is part of a series premiered during the first annual Immigrant Heritage Month in June of 2014 established by Welcome.us, a charitable, non-political organization that encourages as many Americans as possible to tell the story of how they first felt welcomed to the American experience. Other videos in the series feature directorial debuts by Naya Rivera (Glee) and Guillermo Diaz (Scandal), as well as appearances by David Blaine, Skyler Grey, Jamie-Lynn Sigler, Sally Field and many others.
Tanner Stokes of Herp Derp fame has done it again. He invented what we have all longed for, since the internet began: an effective way to shut people up. “Plasma ball destroys the web.” Yes, friends, Tanner’s latest creation is the answer to unfriendly YouTube comments, harassing or abusive Facebook posts, douchey viral ads, you […]
Fenwick writes, “I had the tremendous opportunity to have a public talk with William Gibson when my university asked if I’d would to do a public talk with a public figure. I had no idea I’d be so lucky as to talk with William Gibson when I agreed. I thought you might be a kick […]
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Remember back to the time when people thought java was just a hip way to talk about coffee? Or you vaguely remembered from geography class that it’s an island in the South Pacific? We’ve come a long way since then and now that we’ve rocket blasted into the tech future, you’re going to need to […]
Plastic is so 2013. You don’t want to buy something only to throw it away or lose it and barely care. You like nice things and want to hang onto them. The Plazmatic lighter here is a high quality, high tech alternative to the typical cheap, plastic lighter you get at the old gas station. […]