https://youtu.be/B3ZunyyHca4 The Coney Island Mermaid parade is by far one of our most favorite parades with colorful (but barely covering) costumes, lots of music, and silly fun. It's also in one of the most unique and weird corners of NYC, Coney Island, which has been restored to its former glory with lots to do, see... Continue Reading →
In the Mary Baker Eddy Library in Boston, Massachusetts is the Mapparium: a three-story stained glass globe, flipped inside-out so the left-right orientation is correct. A 30-foot-long glass bridge runs straight through the globe. Standing in the center of those 608 stained glass panels, you can see the inside-out world in perfect scale. And It.... Continue Reading →
Im not sure WTF this is supposed to be ... the Warren Anatomical Museum in the Harvard Library (where the smhat kids are) is perhaps the weirdest if not the most disgusting museum I've ever scene... super fascinating with all the gross stuff you love to see (like popping giant pimples) ... to0 weird to... Continue Reading →
These are the 5 oldest bars in NYC. You wont believe how many dead people are buried behind the bar of your favorite watering hole.
So, came across this very cool video from LikeCool about Grace Neutral going into Korea's underground tattoo culture to find out why tattoo's are illegal in Korea (no I didn't know that either... apparently you can give tattoos only if you are a doctor.) https://youtu.be/tEUWBlUuUHU After seeing this I had to know more about Grace Neutral.... Continue Reading →
The NY Post did a nice little write up about Audrey Munson, who was basically NYC's first Supermodel. She posed for dozens of statues around the city, dozens which are still watching us walk by. Unfortunately she ended up insane, mixed up in a murder case, and selling silverware door to door in upstate New... Continue Reading →
Is there anything more American then something that is not a gun being made into a gun?! No. No there is not. Wait... it's Russian? So here's the story... my best friend Sully sent me a text while he was over in Ireland shooting a film. I, being in Los Angeles at the time, was totally... Continue Reading →
So this was kinda amazing. First, if you don't know Smarter Every Day, you should, because it's one of the good things that make living good. This was maybe my favorite episode, such a weird and beautiful metaphor, and even somehow frightening. Enjoy. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MFzDaBzBlL0 Destin, you're my hero.
So, I moved out to Los Angeles because NYC winter. Also it was time to open an LA office. Looks good in an email signature. So of course besides changing your address, registering your car, and joining a gym, I had to get a medical marijuana card. Cause you know, LA. I'm not an avid... Continue Reading →