• Smart and funny with great photography, The Grifters is constantly pushing the envelope, and stands out as one of my favorite blogs. [1 of 3]
 

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culture 16 Jul 2014

Phil America is a California and NYC raised artist and writer. He concentrates on individual moments of freedom through various forms and outlets, most recently focusing on the human relationship with both class and race. He is currently working on his 3rd book as well as upcoming shows around the world. WEBSITE

 
  • Public Delivery, curated by Martin Schulze, shows projects in public spaces around the globe (many of which he is directly involved with, giving the blog posts an air of legitimacy). Every post is as strong as the last. [2 of 3]
 
  • Pu'er tea wakes me up and settles me down, letting me find focus in everything I do. The blog of Misty Peak Teas, which was never a disappointment for tea enthusiasts like myself before, has just relaunched and is sure to be even better than ever. [3 of 3]
 
 

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food 14 Jul 2014

Ysanne Spevack starts a new, kind supper club.

culture 11 Jul 2014

Mike Sacks brings the funny.

culture 9 Jul 2014

Alexa Jaccarino shares her musical day.

 


  • Introducing *kindelish*, a supper club with live music, real art, Katy Perry’s BFF, and delicious, organic, gluten-free, sugar-free cakes [1 of 3]
 

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food 14 Jul 2014

Ysanne's 13 organic cookbooks have been published by Rizzoli, HarperCollins, etc. Now she’s launching *kindelish*, NYC’s kindest supper club. TWITTER

 
  • Musician Tanya Lam will play amazing live music during *kindelish* dessert and coffee course, including ‘Coffee’. [2 of 3]
 
 
 

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culture 11 Jul 2014

Mike Sacks brings the funny.

culture 9 Jul 2014

Alexa Jaccarino shares her musical day.

tech 7 Jul 2014

Calum Leslie on the gadgets that he can't board a plane without.

 


  • I thought it nearly impossible to out-parody sites such as Buzzfeed, Gawker, and all the other viral news sites, but the staff of The Onion has nailed it, particularly with this shocking three-hour-video of a stick of butter left out at room temperature. [1 of 3]
 

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culture 11 Jul 2014

A member of the editorial staff at Vanity Fair magazine, Mike Sacks is the author of the recently released Poking a Dead Frog: Conversations with Today's Top Comedy Writers (Viking/Penguin). He will be appearing in conversation with Bill Hader on Saturday, July, 12 at 6:00 PM at PowerHouse Books in Brooklyn, New York.

 
  • I'm not sure where these photographs come from or who's running the site, but at Internet K-Hole (what does that even mean?!) there is a limitless supply of found photos from the 70s and 80s. Each photo is a snapshot of an indescribable event often involving alcohol or nudity, with the best photos involving both. [2 of 3]
 
  • "The Best Show" was a music and comedy radio show put out by New York's WFMU for over fifteen years. There are literally thousands of hours available for download, and all of them for free. Along with sidekick Jon Wurster, host Tom Scharpling produced comedy similar to a modern update of the classic comedy team Bob and Ray. Surreal and brilliant, and always surprising. [3 of 3]
 
 

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culture 9 Jul 2014

Alexa Jaccarino shares her musical day.

tech 7 Jul 2014

Calum Leslie on the gadgets that he can't board a plane without.

culture 2 Jul 2014

Nick Gray hacked the museum.

 


 

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culture 9 Jul 2014

Alexa Jaccarino is the editor of Very Short List, and she loves to hear from you! TWITTER  INSTAGRAM

 
 
  • Music Vault is adding 12,000 new clips to its live music archive, totaling more than 2,000 hours of rare concert footage. [3 of 3]
 
 

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tech 7 Jul 2014

Calum Leslie on the gadgets that he can't board a plane without.

culture 2 Jul 2014

Nick Gray hacked the museum.

culture 30 Jun 2014

Abby Reutzel shares the latest in Girlie Action.

 


  • Simple and elegant, the mu plug fits perfectly in your pocket. [1 of 3]
 

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tech 7 Jul 2014

Calum Leslie is the founder of 20:20 Multimedia Group and a member of the Kairos Society. He is currently working on wooju, an app that lets you snap & solve indecisive moments with friends. TWITTER  FACEBOOK

 
  • Repeat after me: No more cords. Extremely light, small, and affordable, NomadKey has become an essential item on the mental checklist I run through before leaving the house each day. [2 of 3]
 
  • I recently discovered the Celluon laser keyboard... IT. IS. INSANE. Just connect the Celluon to your tablet or other device via bluetooth and you can project a keyboard onto any surface with lasers. [3 of 3]
 
 

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culture 2 Jul 2014

Nick Gray hacked the museum.

culture 30 Jun 2014

Abby Reutzel shares the latest in Girlie Action.

food 27 Jun 2014

Vito Palumbo makes the case for chilled red wine.