Monthly Archives: January 2011

The Power of Symbols

From their Mission Statement: The Noun Project collects, organizes and adds to the highly recognizable symbols that form the world’s visual language, so we may share them in a fun and meaningful way. The Noun Project is simple, powerful and beautifully executed. www.thenounproject.com

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Geektastic 3D Star Wars Renderings

Check out this incredible work of 3D artist Ansel Hsiao, obviously a Star Wars freak of the highest caliber.  The force is strong with this one. http://fractalsponge.net/

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Don’t Call Me Shirley

For fans of absurdist and surrealist comedy… FYI – Airplane!, one of the all-time greatest air disaster comedies (top-10 according to the American Film Institute),  is playing on the big screen for 2 days only in selected theaters. Edit:  There’s still time for the February 1st showing! AMC is also giving away full-sized commemorative Airplane! [...]

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A Kaleidoscopic Wonderland of Hi-Fidelity

Vinyl records might seem outdated in this age of mp3 and pandora, but there’s just something about the tactile nature of vinyl that is imminently enjoyable.  Here is  a beautiful collection of logos and insignias from the golden age of vinyl recordings. Notice that many, if not most, of these record sleeves tout the words “stereo” [...]

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