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Archive for November, 2010


Comedian Anthony Jeselnik: “He’s The Best!” -Everybody

Comedian Anthony Jeselnik has made people feel uncomfortable all over the world. He has appeared multiple times on Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel, Conan O’ Brien, and a handful of other […]

Photographer Sarah Small

Sarah Small has super unusual, odd photos. Her series The Delirium Constructions will make you smile, laugh, cringe, look away, look closer, and mess with you in an interesting way. […]

The “Unmakeable” Interactive Book

Jonathan Safran Foer was curious to explore and experiment with the die-cut technique. He explored the idea of the pages’ physical relationship to one another and how this could somehow be […]

Photographer Ryan McGinley Has Set The Bar Oh So High

Photographer Ryan McGinley is in a league of his own, and really always has been. Every project, every series, every shot McGinley takes, is a must see. He currently has […]

Artist Dustin Kemper

Artist Dustin Kemper has been working as a freelance artist and designer based in Philadelphia since 2005. Dustin creates using various digital and mixed media techniques including painting, photography, graffiti, typography, […]

Daniel Gibson: A World of Photographs, Scissors, & Paper

Daniel Gordon creates innovative, albeit low-tech photographs. His photos begin as cheaply printed internet-based images constructed into temporary sculptures which are re-photographed for their final presentation. Gordon assembles body parts […]

Arcade Fire – The Suburbs | A Video By Spike Jonze

Arcade Fire plus Spike Jonze? Nothing else needs to be said. Press play and enjoy, you little daydreamers.

Grandma’s Superhero Therapy

A few years ago, French photographer Sacha Goldberger found his 91-year-old Hungarian grandmother Frederika feeling lonely and depressed. To cheer her up, he suggested that they shoot a series of […]

New Aaron Frisby Drawings

Great new drawings from Aaron Frisby. See more after the jump, and make sure and check out MuseumOK.

SO Approved: Chromeo – Hot Mess

Check out the official video for Chromeo’s Hot Mess, off their new album Business Casual. Chromeo always has such great energy. Check out a ‘Behind the Scenes/Making of’ video after […]


Get to Know Late Night with Jimmy Fallon’s Head Blog Writer & Comedian Sara Schaefer

I’ve been a Sara Schaefer fan for a while now. Much like hearing a musician you like, you start to follow their music, an author you like, your read their […]

SO Unreal: The Battles Of Marwencol

Mark Hogancamp was beaten into a brain damaging coma by five men outside of a bar in his hometown of Kingston, NY. To rebuild his hand-eye coordination, deal with the […]

Killian Martin: A Skate Regeneration

Brett Novak shoots super beautiful skate videos to show off the lesser-known talent around. When I think of skateboarding, this is what I think of, no Mountain Dew or X-Game […]


Get to Know Comedian Aaron Karo

I had never heard of comedian Aaron Karo until recently, which surprised me considering he is all over the place and has a massive following. Karo isn’t your typical stand-up. He […]