I get many requests every day from people asking me to post about their Kickstarter project. I'm sometimes tempted to filter all email with "kickstarter" in it. But then I get something like Jeff Winner's Kickstarter for a Devo documentary and I realize that I can't do that. This documentary (which has reached its funding goal) about one of my favorite bands looks amazing.
Devastating and deadly wildfires are caused by climate change and accelerate climate change. The San Francisco Bay area wildfires in 2020 were sparked by the electrical grid, owned and managed by Pacific Gas and Electric. While in Australia, the size and heat from the wildfires there expanded the ozone hole and increased temperatures in the… READ THE REST
"Like flowers growing in concrete cracks, skateboarding always finds a way." — Nestor Judkins, Salad Days of Skateboarding. The capacity for bodies to create art with movements that seduce and defy gravity is a global phenomenon. I am talking about skateboarders and their brilliance, bravery, and community-building capacities. As posted in Thrasher Magazine, SkatePakistan, a… READ THE REST
I just finished watching "The Starry Night Toad," a new documentary by First Nations Frontline. The Starry Night Harlequin toad, thought to be extinct since 1991, was reintroduced to the world in late 2019. "The indigenous Arhuaco community of Sogrome in Colombia, which shares habitat with the toad, first invited the scientists to research the… READ THE REST
Sometimes, the holidays sneak up on us. You have to buy someone a present, but you don't know what to get them — and of course, there's the fear it won't show up on time to be under the tree Christmas morning. That's why our Last Chance sale is an excellent opportunity. It provides great… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. There's nothing more nerve-wracking than wondering if the holiday gifts you ordered will arrive on time. Unfortunately, on-time delivery is hardly promised this season, except during our Last Chance Shipping Sale.… READ THE REST
We thank our sponsor for making this content possible; it is not written by the editorial staff nor does it necessarily reflect its views. It's time for some holiday shopping, and if you're not doing it online, you'll be, well, in line. Since there aren't many folks who find hanging out at big box stores… READ THE REST