My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-10-24) →
Sufjan Stevens (22) Yeasayer (20) Arcade Fire (15) Passion Pit (12) The Czars (7) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
50 Secrets Your Pilot Won't Tell You →
I’m not sure many of these count as ‘secrets’, but they’re interesting nonetheless.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-10-17) →
Sufjan Stevens (41) Arcade Fire (19) The Czars (13) Beirut (12) Seu Jorge (10) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Adam Curtis on Madison Avenue →
Including some great insights into Mad Men.
How to post photos on the internet →
Marco’s instructions still ring perfectly true, except now there are a glut of iPhone apps to weirdup your dull photos automatically.
A radical pessimist's guide to the next 10 years →
This has a disturbing ring of truth. And since I already feel I’m living in the world Coupland predicted in the 90s, this is worth paying attention to.
The stupidity of crowds →
Good article from The Philosopher’s Magazine: “voters prefer certain kinds of shoddy reasoning to intellectual rigour. If they did not, politicians seeking their votes would not give it to them.”
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2010-10-10) →
The Czars (12) Beirut (11) Sufjan Stevens (7) Death Cab for Cutie (6) BBC Radio 4 (5) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz