Alain de Botton and The Wisdom of Pessimism.
Douglas Coupland on why he loves shopping.
“I like the way stores work so hard to earn your enthusiasm. Stores are so well thought out and make your head feel shiny and new, and then you get home and your house is a mess and you think to yourself, well, at least stores have their shit together.”
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Mike Giant talks art and color blindness in the opening episode of the new season of The Creative Lives.
Chip Kidd gets to the point
Ayn Rand, making business out of everything.
The Fearless Steve Powers
Bert Rodriguez, It’s The Least I Can Do (2014)
The More You Know…
Ray Bradbury doles out life and creative advice in the back of a taxi.
Bill Watterson has a new interview out that’s been excerpted from “Exploring Calvin and Hobbes,” the catalogue for the recent Calvin and Hobbes retrospective exhibition at Ohio State’s Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum.