Some sports have worldwide popularity, like soccer. Most sports America excels in, like football and baseball, are only popular within our boarders. The one sport America is the most dominate at, that is also popular with the rest of the world, is track & field. This article examines why track should be followed more closely, and it also looks at some of the reasons why it’s not
For those who didn’t know, Ratatat isn’t always making you freak out, dance frantically, or having cats scream at you. They can calm it down too. This is a song off their latest LP3 and instead of watching the brooklyn duo, you get to watch a warped old video of Simon and Garfunkel. Something about this video makes me hysterical.
p.s. – if you didn’t catch them on their trip to Seattle recently – they’ll be back in September!
I found out on Kotaku. It’s a pretty big deal, for Sony and Microsoft. But one thing to keep in mind: is FFXIII even going to be any good? No gameplay footage has been shown (hopefully there will be some before E3 is over), and the game keeps getting delayed, which are both classically very bad signs. But it is Square Enix’s flagship series, so they wouldn’t let something terrible be released (right?).
These guys are incredible and are all over the net recently with this opening last week. The twins are truely creative and make incredibly unique works. This should make you feel happy! (bonus points if someone tells me what famous graph artist made one of the twin’s shirts)
On the street art vein, here’s an interview with talented street and fine artist Omen. Definitely worth checking out – you don’t hear much about folks in Canada doing their thing and work of this quality often isn’t often showcased in a public, unauthorized setting.
World renowned street artist Banksy has been identified as 34 year old Robin Gunningham. Here’s the BBC news article.