Other Ten Percent 8/31/10

Aug 31 2010

My new glasses came! I like them. I feel like there was another topic I was going to do. I am sorry, I have failed you.

*Images* *Japan*
Otaku Gangsta
http://dgroundsel.tumblr.com/
William Gibson has declared that this is the future in Tumblr form. I cannot really disagree.

*Fashion* *Star Trek*
The Many Faces of Spock
http://thedailywh.at/post/1031588795/tee-of-the-day-many-faces-of-spock-by-ramsey
Quick, choose your favorite. I know he’s the first one but Ziggy Stardust Spock is mine.

*Interior Design* *History*
The 1962 Playboy Townhouse
http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/ny/bedroom/the-1962-playboy-townhouse-posh-plans-for-exciting-urban-living-125687
Man the 60’s really were the heyday of the bachelor pad, we’ve just never really matched this aesthetic.

*Accidents* *Video*
11 Foot 8
http://11foot8.com/
I want to thank Haim for showing me this, but of course he did.

*Music* *New Media*
Google and Arcade Fire Team for HTML5 Experience
http://www.wired.com/epicenter/2010/08/google-and-arcade-fire-team-for-html5-experience/
Like the new Arcade Fire album itself, this slowly grows on you.

*History* *Graphic Novels*
Lynd Ward’s Wordless, Depression-Era Woodcut “Novels”
http://www.boingboing.net/2010/08/29/lynd-wards-wordless.html
Woah, I did not even know that stuff like this existed.

*Science Fiction* *Art*
A Wormhole Leading Directly to a New York City Street
http://io9.com/5625174/a-wormhole-leading-to-directly-a-new-york-city-street
Man this thing is weird and good times.

*Art* * Paper-craft*
Get Your Own: Paper Portraits by Karl Johnson
http://www.apartmenttherapy.com/ny/artwork/paper-portraits-by-karl-johnson-125739
So fancy.

*Typography* *Lists*
Top Ten Typefaces of the 2000s.
http://kottke.org/10/08/top-ten-typefaces-of-the-2000s
I have no opinion on this list I just like that it exists.

*History* *Comics*
Hipster Hitler
http://thedailywh.at/post/1033342862/hipster-hitler
Okay I will stop doing “hilarious” hipster cartoons now but this utilizes the inherent funnyness of hitler

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