Archives: June 2009

links for 2009-06-30

Matt Taibbi – Fareed Zakaria’s Manifesto Taibbi: "From a distance I’ve always vaguely admired the skills of Newsweek’s Fareed Zakaria, who is maybe this country’s preeminent propagandist…. It’s one thing to say Wall Street bankers felt pressure to chase profits; it’s another thing to say they achieved those profits by systematically robbing a whole generation

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links for 2009-06-29

Scooterworks USA – Everything for Scooters (tags: scooters shopping) Midwest Emerging Artists | MEA (tags: local artists) scoot.net (tags: scooters) Gasoline Rally 2009 (tags: indianapolis) Photography.Book.Now: Home A competition for self-published photography books. This is relevant to my interests. (tags: photography books competition contest blurb todo)

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links for 2009-06-27

BMV: Training For A Motorcycle License Or Endorsement (tags: indianapolis BMV motorcycle) Welcome to ABATE Online american bikers aimed towards education. The training you have to pass to get your motorcycle license. (tags: class motorcycle BMV Indiana)

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Almost Packed

We’re in the final throes of packing for our trip. This year we put together a spreadsheet on Google Docs of all the stuff we know we need to take, and we’re going through and checking off items as we speak. Phoebe is cleaned up and ready to be loaded. And the pets are all

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links for 2009-06-23

TuwA : Green, Natural & Eco Friendly Products For Healthy Living Lafayette based business selling green products. Local and environmentally friendly – bonus! (tags: Indiana local green organic climate) The Brooklyn Superhero Supply Company (tags: funny designCool) Design Observer: Susan Boyle and The Beauty of Crochet Time and again, they and other visitors to the

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Lime Mint Iced Tea

A new iced tea recipe I plan to try. Since I gave up soda, I’ve been drinking lots of tea, and want some variations for entertainment. I’m leaving out the sugar; I’m not really a fan of sweet tea. 1 quart water, boiling 4 tea bags 1 3/4 cups fresh mint leaves 1/4 cup sugar

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links for 2009-06-21

Creating the Juno Opening Credits Look : Adobe After Effects Tutorial Adobe After Effects tutorial to create famous handmade juno opening sequence. (tags: inspiration tutorials motiongraphics juno) Geometries – a set on Flickr Interesting polaroids of geometric designs. (tags: color photography design ideas geometries)

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links for 2009-06-20

Flickr: Looking Into the Past Photo of a past scene held up at a current scene. Very beautiful the polariods of hospital staff working at a now closed hospital are poignant. (tags: photography history photos flickr ideas)

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Roswell R2K Road Trip Prep

Today is my last Friday of work before vacation – 2 weeks of it! We’re going to go to the official Last Roswell R2K New Beetle event – this is the annual New Beetle car show that Stephanie attends in Roswell, New Mexico. It’s the 10th Anniversary of the Volkswagen New Beetle, and Stephanie’s car

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links for 2009-06-18

10 Steps To The Perfect Portfolio Website | Design Showcase | Smashing Magazine (tags: portfolio webdesign ideas tutorials)

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links for 2009-06-17

Jim's Printable Minis 1:24 scale miniature stuff. (tags: diorama) Olympus E-P1 (tags: cameras) Top 7 Conservative New Media FAILS So Far this Year | TPMDC The just can't get a hang on that dang ol' internets. (tags: socialmedia politics funny dinosaurs) Collection: [Design Solutions] (tags: designpatterns webdesign ui) Web Form Design: Filling In the Blanks

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links for 2009-06-15

Op-Ed Columnist – The Obama Haters’ Silent Enablers – NYTimes.com Conservative party leaders have an obligation to step in and curb the dialog of hate and potential violence against the Obama administration. (tags: violence racism conservatives republicans)

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links for 2009-06-13

Signage : Bikeway Signage (tags: design icons iconography signage) Pose | Asian Poses Stereotypical asian poses for photographs. Some of these are pretty funny. At least they seem happy to have their picture taken, unlike bozo Americans. (tags: culture photography) The TSA Blog: Message In a Carry-On Part of the reason flying is such a

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links for 2009-06-12

Rockstar energy drink threatens Bilerico Project with lawsuit | The Bilerico Project Rockstar Energy drink is owned by the homophobic Weiner family, headed by radio personality Michael "Savage" Weiner. Several websites have pointed about he connection, and are now being threatened. (tags: homophobia business censorship internet) Boagworld (tags: webdesign reference webstandards webdevelopment boagworld designCool inspiration)

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links for 2009-06-11

Sell & Buy Used Macs – Refurbished Apple Desktop, Apple Notebooks, Peripherals – Mac Of All Trades (tags: shopping mac computer)

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links for 2009-06-09

Why I’m Not Upgrading to the iPhone 3GS – Blog – 148Apps – iPhone App and Game Reviews and News AT&T hates iPhone users even though they could be the only reason they are still in business. (tags: iphone)

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links for 2009-06-08

Autolandschaften / : Fabian Schlichting photography miniatures. (tags: photography photographer auto miniature) Microsoft's bing.com censors 'sex' for Indians! Rediff Money (tags: censorship search google bing)

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links for 2009-06-04

Pixelmator (tags: design pixelmator image) Professional Sports & Outdoor Photography by Mike Olivella (tags: photographer) Nice Web Type – Nice Web Type likes (tags: typography webdesign fonts) The Style Master Blog » Apple’s Navigation bar using only CSS (tags: css3 webdesign) It Needed To Be Said # Your blog is not important. # Joss Whedon’s

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links for 2009-06-03

Scientist at Work – Viktor Deak – Where Art and Paleontology Intersect, Fossils Become Faces – NYTimes.com (tags: artist photographer history) Sentinel | Hoefler & Frere-Jones For everyone who’s ever wished Clarendons had italics, everyone whose favorite slab serif is shy a few weights, and everyone who’s ever needed a slab serif to thrive in

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links for 2009-06-02

Warmer, Fuzzier – The Refreshed Logo – NYTimes.com (tags: design logos identity branding) Women's Travel Vest from SCOTTEVEST/SeV Safari Vests for Women – Hiking Jacket Vest (tags: travel technology clothes photography) A List Apart: Burnout "Are there aspects of your job that do not align with your personal goals and values?" "Are you not doing

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links for 2009-06-01

Google Friend Connect (tags: community google social socialnetworking) 2009 Indy 500 Car Tracker | IndyStar.com | The Indianapolis Star Visually follow the action on the track from the green flag to the checkered flag. (tags: visualization infographics interactive racing) The Real Time Web is a Beautiful Distraction – Opposable Planets A much more eloquent description

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