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The Role Of The Critic

How Twitter Hijacked My Mind

The Act Of Puking

Cult Books Revisited

The One Dish You Should Try From Every Country

A Sad Reflection On The Art World

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Is Worthless

A history of Tom Wolfe

The Complete Guide to Tumblr Subcultures

Can Pop Music Really Parody Itself?

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Meet the American Nomads of Walmart’s Plentiful Parking Lots

Turns out there’s a government-run hitman service

What Happens When Two Hot Babes Offer Strangers a Threesome?

How to Make Prison Wine (Just in Case)

The Scariest Google Street View Sightings

Why Are So Many Social Media Managers Dipshits?

Winning Time: Reggie Miller vs. The New York Knicks

The Space Between Sense and Fanaticism

Amazing things you can do with Coca-Cola

Your Phone Is Ruining You For Us

Bruges Has a Museum Devoted to French Fries

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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The Wild Outlaws of Underground New York City

Top Reviewers On Amazon Get Tons Of Free Stuff

Why aren’t tennis courts round?

The Marathon Runner as Couch Potato

The Most Expensive Car, Boat and Motorcycle Sold At Auction

Taiwan’s new army uniforms are downright scary

The Candy Hierarchy

Meet the worst movie ever made

Unusable Words

The Simpsons and Their Mathematical Secrets

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Mathematician Calculates Formula for the ‘Perfect’ Pizza

Online Dating Will Soon Be Obsolete

The New King of Trash Publishing

Duffy: The Man Who Shot the Sixties

The Mystery Of Bison Dele

Taxi Drivers See Some Crazy Shit

The New Science of Old Whiskey

Smithsonian AV Archivists

What’s A ‘Glitch,’ Anyway?

Design’s Long-Reigning Power Couple

Haikus For Failed Hip Hop Clothing Lines

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Is Music the Key to Success?

I Failed All My Classes and that’s Why I’m Winning

The Most Controversial T-Shirts of All Time

Inside Led Zeppelin’s Flying Partymobile, The Starship, in 1973

Subculture as we know it is dead, and its all the internet’s fault

What does ‘hardcore’ mean in different music genres?

Seizing The Freedom Of Men: A Road Trip Alone

The Japanese Love Industry

The digital smiley is 31 years old, but emoticons recur throughout modern history

Why it’s hard to recognize the unlikely

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

 

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Last House Standing

How Do You Get Your Parents Into New Music?

Who Made Movie Popcorn?

Ikea Or Death

Why Fashion Films Are Usually Cartoons

The Oddest Odd Jobs of Literary Greats

The Bronx Is Just Like It Sounds

Can You Read People’s Emotions?

The Inevitable Death of All Music Scenes

The Company That Makes Viagra Has More Cash on Hand Than the U.S. Government

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Monopoly properties in real life

Reading fiction makes you nicer

The Greatest Airport in America

Hidden Artworks Painted on the Edges of Books

Why We Cry on Planes

The Bonehead Mistake That Brought Down an Online Drug-Dealing Empire

Selfishness In Photography

Animal spies of the CIA

Theories on What Bill Murray Whispered at the End of Lost in Translation

Social Networks in a Battle for the Second Screen

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Admiring Cinema’s Most Enviable Wardrobes

A history of the hashtag

Mondrian’s Trafalgar Square in Excel

Talking NBA Jam with lead designer, Mark Turmell

You Are What You Stack

Music Licensing: The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught?

David Bowie Interviewed at Age 17

Japanese Manhole Covers

Internet Dating a la Russe
 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath
 

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A Brief History of How Sampling Turned to Theft
I Heart NY, TM
Classic Showtime at the Apollo Performances
‘I Don’t Want My Children to Go to College’
Losing Is the New Winning
Alice Cooper’s Dead Drunk Friends
Overdubs of Getty stock videos 
How real-estate prices affect the cultural health of a city
The art of making up new words
Men Taking Up Too Much Space On The Train

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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The Cold War Bunker That Offered Subterranean Suburbia Below Las Vegas

Emojinal Art Gallery

This Is What the First Online Magazines Looked Like

The one big mistake people make about Salinger and Catcher in the Rye

Skatepark made entirely out of recycled white marble

David Lynch in Four Movements

Southern California police car chases

Testing every product in the Snoop Dogg empire

Forget The iPhone, Let’s Support This Thing

The Subway Sandwich fashion show

Syria As Explained By “The Hills”

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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The Life of a Photographer at National Geographic Before Digital

Construction of a Soccer Ball

It’s Labeled ‘Do Not Eat,’ But What if You Do?

Famous Directors Who Never Went to Film School

Is the EDM Bubble About to Burst?

Celebrity Patent Holders

Cow Tipping: Fake or Really Fake?

A No-Frills Kitchen Still Cooks

How Far Do Americans Live From Their Sports Teams?

Rosh Hashanah meets Daft Punk

 

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The Great Internet Land Grab

How Hip-Hop Lost All the Weight

The most mysterious radio signal in the world

RuPaul Urges Henry Rollins to Find Love

Why Did Humans Invent Music?

Facebook friends could change your credit score

The (Qualified) Hit Movies of Summer 2013

Why Isn’t There A Standard Way To Swipe A Credit Card?

Rock Music Sucks Now

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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A field guide to common punctuation

Science Toward ‘Beer as a Sports Drink’

In Defense of the Word Like

House of Jealous Lovers

This Slayer graffiti was mistaken for a hate crime

Death of the French baguette?

Chinese nightclub poster from the 1990’s

How Did the Technics SL-1200 Become the DJ’s Weapon of Choice?

Am I free to go? A handy chart of questions to ask if you’re detained by the cops

The Guggenheim’s Anonymous ’70s Meatpacking District Footage Is Beautiful

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Why Is Bottled Water So Expensive?

Skateable Art Is Not a Crime

The Very Best Songs by Fictitious Musicians in Film

Dutch Artist Starting Religion Based Around Facebook Likes

The History of Noodles: How a Simple Food Became a Worldwide Staple

Mapping Manhattan Using Strangers’ Hand-Drawn Directions

The Woman Who Drilled a Hole in Her Head to Open Up Her Mind

The time a baseball player sent a rat to a female sportswriter

First issues of famous magazines

Also: My Summer 2013 Mix For Wool & The Gang

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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TV Viewership and Twitter Conversations

Great Photos of Drinking

If Woody Allen Made Wolverine

I Interned for Pauly Shore (and It Really Sucked)

The New Rules of Blockbuster Screenwriting

Somebody Figured Out When The Best Time Of Day To Drink Coffee Is

Computer-Brain Interfaces Making Big Leaps

Weird Tumblrs

The Joke About Chickens

Inside an Abandoned Underwater Strip Club

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Coffee Might Keep You From Killing Yourself

Fallen Idols

Le Blog de Jean-Paul Sartre

Is the Sound Quality of Vinyl Grossly Exaggerated?

Bachelorette party-planning emails

The innermost workings of an astronaut’s outerwear

Paying The Piper: Music Streaming Services In Perspective

Stephen King’s Family Business

Real-Life ‘Footloose’ Currently Going Down in Japan

How YouTube Helps Actors Prepare for Roles

A Freudian analysis of sexting

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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One Star Yelp Reviews of Strip Clubs

Why Creative People Are Eccentric

The Mysterious History Of ‘Marijuana’

A One-Episode Show With a Lasting Impact on Hip-Hop

Let There Be Night

Basic Rules of Buying Art

Woody Allen’s best one-liners

Agent vs. Promoter

This Vending Machine Gives Free Coffee to Yawning Customers Only

Clueless homecoming queen candidate asks Nirvana to record peppy message for her school

It’s Time for Restaurant Critics to Stop Pretending They’re Anonymous

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Why Do People Like Superheroes?

The Story Of Barbecue

Does Art Help the Economy?

Skinny-dipping in New York

The World’s Best (and Weirdest) Food Museums

David Lynch on why he hates “It’s A Small World”

When you die, you can press your ashes into a vinyl record

Sports Could Save the TV Business—or Destroy It

On Getting Paid

Does Playing Hard to Get Make You Fall in Love?

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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Christian Website reviews Earl “Sweatpants”

The Seinfeld Lexicon

Resize your browser to order and frame the jigsaw pieces

New York Children 1970s

The Google Graveyard of Dumped Products

Vocabulary Wars: How Nations Compete For Their Terminologies

Drone Dry Cleaning Service

Why Is the Golden Age of TV So…Dark?

The MP3 Should Go the Way of the Dinosaurs

 

— Chris Black / @donetodeath

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