Ted Talks: David Anderson: Your brain is more than a bag of chemicals

Ted Talks: David Anderson: Your brain is more than a bag of chemicals

Ted Talks Lilly and Pfizer don’t want you to know this. And some of us have been feeling this way for years, however, this guy puts the science in the forefront. Modern psychiatric drugs treat the chemistry of the whole brain, but neurobiologist David Anderson believes in a more nuanced view of how the brain […]

Oliver Laric’s “Versions 2010”

Oliver Laric's "Versions 2010"

Watch: 2009: 2010: via Recycled Disney Animations

Mark Bittman Eat My Heart Out

Feeling a little like leftover mexican? Think it has anything to do with what you shove into you’re greasy gullet? You might just be right. Nutrition is simple, but the truth seems to be that people let the market make their dietary decisions for them. Imagine food as sex. Do you want cheap superficial mindless […]

Objectified, a film about industrial design

Objectified, a film about industrial design, is a new movie by Gary Hustwit. It’s his followup to Helvetica, which was totally awesome. The film should be released in March, 2009. Paola Antonelli (Museum of Modern Art, New York) Chris Bangle (BMW Group, Munich) Ronan & Erwan Bouroullec (Paris) Andrew Blauvelt (Walker Art Center, Minneapolis) Anthony […]

The 1962 science fiction film La Jetée by Chris Marker.

Photos from Stavey Pullen’s AIDS benefit, as well as Cliff Bell’s will be up later, come back soon. La Jetée is set in a post-nuclear war paris and focuses on a group of survivors living underground as they experiment with time travel. It was produced with minimal budget, has no dialogue, and was constructed almost […]

Deaf Performance Arts Network (D-PAN) Pictures [09.19.09]

Deaf Performance Arts Network (D-PAN) Pictures [09.19.09]

. [Enter 09.19.09 Gallery] D-PAN, The Deaf Performing Artists Network, is a national nonprofit organization founded by Sean Forbes and Joel Martin. D-PAN creates music videos featuring deaf and hard-of-hearing performers. Their first video for “Where’d You Go” by Fort Mionr, featuring Sean Forbes and Rosina Switras has made a huge impact on YouTube. The […]

In addition…

In addition to the photos Christos and I shot of Analena, we also ran into a few groups of people. I didn’t get photos of everyone, but I managed to grab some. I will be adding to this gallery later, but here are a couple shots I promised. -Joshua []

Japanese Rape Club.

I knew women’s rights in Japan were on the low end of the stick, but I did not know their most scholarly schools had established “rape clubs”. Shit is out of control. if video does not play do to copyright click here

George Carlin RIP

world got a little bit lonelier.


TOMORROW NIGHT … FRIDAY THE 20th – KUNG FU KARAOKE – Winner take all! 9 and John R. (1 W. 9 Mile Hazel Park 48030 @ Ninas inside the Days Hotel!) Hosted by The one and only…Millionaire! Kung Fu Karaoke starts at 9 it works like this… we pull two names out of a hat… […]

Children are our future (aphex twin)

Children are our future (aphex twin)

My friend’s daughter and her friend (ages 15) are constantly playing piano, so i gave them some sheet music i had lying around. In 10 minutes they had covered aphex twin’s avril 14th. I had never heard it played any other way, and they love to play it, so i recorded 4 different versions. tempoes […]

Albert Hoffman creator of lsd dies, 102

NEW YORK – Albert Hofmann, the father of the mind-altering drug LSD whose medical discovery grew into a notorious “problem child,” died Tuesday. He was 102. Hofmann died of a heart attack at his home in Basel, Switzerland, according to Rick Doblin, president of the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies, in a statement posted on […]

Hillary’s Bosnia Lie

I received a letter from my grandparents today with a photo of barack on a phone. I had to explain it was a photoshopped image of this one. I’m not really a Barack supporter, I’m just anti-Hillary. To show how vile and sick she is, I must devote this morning to a blog post: This […]

It’s a small world after all

It's a small world after all

Imagine a machine so small that it is imperceptible to the human eye. Imagine working machines no bigger than a grain of pollen. Imagine thousands of these machines batch fabricated on a single piece of silicon, for just a few pennies each. Imagine a world where gravity and inertia are no longer important, but atomic […]

Unedited Interview with legendary Dr. Revolt By RPH

Dr. Revolt has been decorating the streets of New York City with his ‘psychedelic’ spray paint stylings since the mid-seventies. Here, in this completely unedited interview, Dr. Revolt discusses his upcoming live art installation at the upcoming Sneaker Project (March 29 & 30) being held at the YMCA of Metropolitan Detroit. (Interview conducted by Ryan […]

Pirate Bay to Hollywood: Open your Own Torrent Site

Peter Sunde and Fredrik Neij from The Pirate Bay recently did a video interview which resulted in some great quotes. One such quote comes from Fredrik, he suggests that the movie and music industry should set up their own torrent site, and monetize it through advertisements. “We would be out of business.” he added. Dayrobber, […]

Lee Camp Shits on Fox

[go here if it doesnt work] Lee Camp explains why he shit on Fox News while live on Fox News. This is a satisfactory moment for every red-blooded America. Lee Camp says it best. As most of you have seen, I ripped into Fox “News” while on a Fox “News” morning show this past Saturday. […]

The End of America: A Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot

From one free human to another. Should one fear terrorism.. or a police state? We would like to restore democracy, but we’re afraid to face the state that we allowed ourselves to cook in. Naomi Wolf, author of The Beauty Myth, has written of “End of America”, which I haven’t put a dent in yet, […]

NOFX @ the Royal Oak Music Theatre

  NOFX  Thursday, March 6 7:00p at Royal Oak Music Theatre, Royal Oak, MI   Punk Legends NOFX will appear at the Royal Oak Music Theatre with The Flatliners and No Use For A Name.  Event Web Site   Royal Oak Music Theatre  318 West Fourth St.Royal Oak, MI 48067(248) 399-2980 Here’s directions. if you’re not familiar with […]

The Pirate Bay Facing Lawsuit Next week

The Pirate Bay Facing Lawsuit Next week

Here is a translation I made of part of a Swedish article that can be found here. After a lengthy 20 month long investigation the time has come for the lawsuit to be filed against the men behind the biggest Bittorrent-tracker in the world, The Pirate Bay. The coming week prosecutor Håkan Roswall at the […]

MPAA officially admits mistakes in piracy study

Hollywood laid much of the blame for illegal movie downloading on college students. Now, it says its math was wrong. In a 2005 study it commissioned, the Motion Picture Association of America claimed that 44 percent of the industry’s domestic losses came from illegal downloading of movies by college students, who often have access to […]

iThirst For Knowledge

Not much has been advertised about iTunes U but Apple Inc has been testing iTunes U in several USA Universities for the past few years. Recently, iTunes U comes with limited access for all. In a nutshell, iTunes U leverages Apple’s podcasting technology to bring a professors podcast right onto your Mac/PC via ITunes. iTunes […]

Big Old Deceitful and expensive phone company

Remember October’s news of Comcast throttling Bit Torrent traffic? The debacle not only created a firestorm of bad press for the nation’s largest cable provider but also re-ignited the nationwide debate about Net Neutrality. We had numerous signs that Comcast was inhibiting our use of this legal and legitimate file transfer protocol, but to have […]

Vote Obama, McCain

If possible, vote out-of-state; if not, vote uncommitted. After seven years of the Bush regime, a long-awaited replacement at the White House and a new vision for America is only 375 days away. Across our country, there is a growing recognition that the Bush administration’s shortsighted approach to policy has further entrenched America in political […]