The Crayola-fication Of The World: How we gave... →
vermilionink: Aatish Bhatia explores how we perceive color, a cultural history of categorizing color, and how learning words for colors messes with our perception of the world. Fascinating! Especially on the heels of this year’s color war, now in its final showdown between green and turquoise blue. Ironically, a century ago in Japan (specifically before crayons were introduced), both colors...
Secret Formula: Spoons Toons & Booze Father's Day... →
secretformulany: Saturday, June 16th and Sunday, June 17th at 12:00 noon at Nitehawk Cinema (136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11211) Do you miss Saturday mornings waking up early to gorge on cereal and cartoons? Well then Nitehawk Cinema and Secret Formula have the ultimate brunch for the kid in you:… This is what I did today!
‘Lost Subways’ Goes Live At New York Public... →
nypl: Join Jim O’Grady, WNYC reporter and Transportation Nation contributor, and John Keefe, senior editor for data news & journalism technology at WNYC, as they talk about New York City’s “lost subways,” at Mid-Manhattan Library this Thursday. Augh! I’d love to go to this Lost Subway thing but I have class! Nooooo….!
Drawn Together →
My life in fermentation: Mind palacing the... →
moromi: So Yoneda Kou does BBC Sherlock. Now, upon discovering Suzuki Tsuta’s pixiv, she also does BBC Sherlock. If I look at their fujoshi circle of friends, they’ve probably giggled like WHOA in watching Sherlock. And a part of me dies inside because Est Em is in their circle and is probably… Est Em and BBC’s Sherlock?!?