The Hip Hop Family Tree

Boing Boing’s got a new ongoing comic from Ed Piskor that is too good of an idea. I’m jealous.

Read it here

Reminisce Over This

Notorious B.I.G., Party and Bullshit, 1993

Not Your Typical Crocs

By the artist Sit

Johan Lindeberg Makes a Good Seafarer

He’s got that wisened Zissou thing down. This random short film from Andre Saraiva should have been called ‘Sexiest Catch.’

via, arkitip

From NY Pinstripes to Oregon Plaid

The New Era 59FIFTY Yankees cap in Pendleton plaid for the Ace NY hotel. Available through the Ace.

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The NoClean Desktop Aquarium

Pretty cool.

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Migrant Farmer LULZ

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Lunchtime Laughter

Not as much funny as clever, and humorous.

Openings & Parties: Natalia Fabia’s Punk Rock Rainbow Sparkle at Jonathan Levine Gallery

LA came to NYC. Photographs by Kristy Leibowitz

Rest in Peace Big Tree

At approximately 3,500 years of age, a bald cypress nicknamed “The Senator” succumbed to natural causes, burning to the ground over the weekend. The tree was over 150 feet tall.

The Evolution of Music Online

In light of Lana Del Rey being far less than impressive on SNL (after the jump), I’m thinking that maybe we need not let the internet rush people into the spotlight? Stay firm old school gatekeepers, stay firm.

From PBS Arts:

“As the 90s came to a close, the business of music began to change profoundly. New technology allowed artists to record and produce their own music and music videos, and the internet became a free-for-all distribution platform for musicians to promote themselves to audiences across the world. The result was an influx of artists onto the cultural scene, and audiences were left wondering how to sort through them all. In this episode we discuss these massive changes, and reveal how music blogs and websites have arisen as the new arbiters of quality.”

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“Solitude is a Catalyst to Innovation”

F* your open office plan. Susan Cain on The Rise of the New Groupthink.

nice illustration by Andy Rementer for the NY Times

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