No it’s not more terrifying news about jobless rates, but an item on Inorganik.net that could easily derail a morning’s worth of productivity. The design/humor site has assembled a list of meme-blogs, defined here as “a stream of user-submitted content around a certain theme.” Some are familiar, like Icanhazcheezburger (yeah, whatevs) and Fancy Fast Food (yay), but if you haven’t seen Why the F*** Do You Have a Kid, Look at this F*cking Hipster or Men Who Look Like Old Lesbians… there goes the afternoon as well. Did you know there were blogs about cute animals with casts and unnecessary quotation marks? See the full list here. A fun one not on the lineup: Stuff Unemployed People Like (#122: getting new emails even if they’re spam!).
The Alamo Drafthouse officially opens on Thursday, capping off a grueling four-year wait for fans of the Austin chain looking forward to drinking a beer and eating some queso while watching a film. If you pop by this week however, you can catch a few preview movies as the theater works out the kinks before […]
By the time I arrived to meet Rekha Shankar for a scheduled afternoon coffee, the comedian-turned-filmmaker was already sitting down, hard at work on another project. She waved at me as I came in and then turned back to her iPad, which I noticed as I approached had a baby cow as its desktop background. […]
The department store’s soundtracks don’t lie: the holidays are coming. As the holiday season kicks into gear in the coming weeks, we all begin to feel the impending doom that’s about to wreak havoc upon our bank accounts. We all hope to buy gifts for everyone on our lists without having to sacrifice rent money. […]