Katherine sez, "This is a photo of the Tetris blanket I made for a friend as an Agnostica gift. It took me four months to make, and I wanted to show off a little."
Laura Gao was born in Wuhan before moving to the US at the age of 3. An experienced graphic designer who now works for Twitter, Gao has been — understandably — frustrated with the virulant racism that’s accompanied the worldwide outbreak of the novel coronavirus, and Trump’s continued insistence on blaming China for the virus. […]
Exhibit A: Boycycle, a music video by Vedran Rupic for Bosnian DJ Salvator Ganacci, who stars as the titular creature. Exhibits B1 through B3: Progressive Insurance’s “Motaur” ad campaign, with a similar if less grossly-rendered motif. “Legs on the bottom, motorcycle on the top.”
It started innocently enough. A single dollar bill was pinned to the ceiling of a tiki bar in California — with a tiny paper umbrella, no less. That lone bill soon inspired many more. For over 10 years now, patrons of Forbidden Island, a popular tiki lounge in the island city of Alameda, have been […]
In these days of downsizing and economic uncertainty, it’s not unusual to see companies, particularly small- to medium-sized firms, going without some much-needed support. Sometimes, that means no human resources or no front desk personnel. Other times, that can mean there’s no in-house department servicing a company’s IT needs. It seems crazy, but it’s not […]
In the ultra-competitive, ultra-crowded VPN market, it isn’t easy for a new entrant to distinguish itself. In fact, scores of providers come and go, with many never making much of an impact before slipping into obscurity. However, Fastest VPN accomplished the feat, securing rave reviews from outlets like TechRadar, who praised FastestVPN for its “lengthy […]
It took Michelangelo four years to paint the frescoed ceiling in the Sistine Chapel. Leonardo di Vinci may have taken up to 14 years to work on the famed Mona Lisa. And it took 33 years for Sabato Rodia to construct his legendary Watts Towers. The point being: good art takes time. And even if […]