The Safdie Brothers’ Full-Immersion Filmmaking newyorker.com
The Safdie Brothers’ Full-Immersion Filmmaking
After a decade of acclaimed do-it-yourself productions, two directors make their big move.
Stupefy: Scavenger culture vs. nostalgia culture
My contribution to @the_caret gift guide: Give the gift of Class A circuitry with the remote command of @mixanalogcloud thecaret.co
A Very Caret Gift Guide
It's beginning to look a lot like...the future.
The Best Gift Is the Gift of Micro Luxury
Chris Black on how to properly splurge for someone else this holiday season.
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Big city storage solutions, layering for warmth while sculpting, sub $200 shoes for the Silicon Valley bro nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: What Are Your Storage Essentials for City Living?
The bed risers, laundry bags, and sleek hooks Chris uses to maximize his apartment’s space, plus his picks for brown dress shoes and warm workwear.
Three Vanessa's one bar, "Future Pain" youtube.com
Vanessa Carlton - Future Pain [Official Video]
“Future Pain” is available now on all digital and streaming outlets! The single appears on Vanessa’s upcoming studio album Love Is An Art out this Spr...
Wrapping the audience around the orchestra workinginconcert.info
Working in Concert
Lincoln Center + New York Philharmonic Reimagine David Geffen Hall
A decade of hacking zdnet.com
A decade of hacking: The most notable cyber-security events of the 2010s | ZDNet
ZDNet takes a look over the most important data breaches, cyber-attacks, and malware strains of the last decade.
~CYBER MONDAY~ "Think Globally" @ChampionUSA long sleeve w/ my guy @benjaminedgar. $48 benjaminedgar.com
Chris Black & Ben Edgar "Think Globally" Long Sleeve T-Shirt – BENJAMIN EDGAR, object company.
A collaborative "merch" shirt presented by Chris Black and Ben Edgar with design assistance from Niccolo Debole. Printed on Champion® Long S...
The Class of 2000 ‘Could Have Been Anything’ nytimes.com
The Class of 2000 ‘Could Have Been Anything.’ Until Opioids Hit.
The high school yearbook is a staple of American teenage life. But for some, it also is a reminder of failed dreams, lost opportunities and the sheer ...
“You Don’t Bring Bad News to the Cult Leader”: Inside the Fall of WeWork
Adam Neumann reimagined the millennial workplace as a capitalist kibbutz, and so dazzled Wall Street that his company was valued at $47 billion. He sp...
Forget the NFL, Thom Browne Football Is the Most Fashionable Game this Thanksgiving
Browne's annual football game comes with surprise guests and a special clothing capsule.
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Mock necks for all, affordable gifts for the Japanophile, and plant suggestions for your humble abode nymag.com
What’s Your Take on Mock Necks, and Which Ones Should I Wear?
Three mock necks that channel Chris’s “dad’s ’90s cold-weather running looks,” plus plants for the home, and gifts for Japanophiles.
Fashion Designer Thom Browne Wants to Be an Artist
A fashion designer famed for his suits is branching out to fine art.
Why Everything in Fashion Is Giant or Tiny
From the Balenciaga Triple S to the Jacquemus Le Chiquito, fashion is all about scale.
Dark Pharmacy by Mark Cross muddguts.shop
Dark Pharmacy by Mark Cross
Talking about a VERY important subject wmagazine.com
Why Are Fashion and Art People Obsessed with the L.L. Bean Boat and Tote?
The Maine-produced staple has become a subtle style flex.
Some holiday picks for my people at @TappanCo tappancollective.com
Curated by Chris Black
Collect original work and exclusive limited edition prints by today’s best emerging artists - including Gia Coppola, Matt McCormick, James Perkins, C...
Juergen Teller on How to Be a Radical Photographer | #BoFVOICES 2019
Photographer of Celine, Louis Vuitton and Vivienne Westwood campaigns (among many), Juergen Teller’s inimitable style has made him one of the fashion ...
Releasing Spleeter: Deezer R&D source separation engine
We are releasing Spleeter to help the research community in Music Information Retrieval leverage the power of a state-of-the-art source…
Google, Facebook at Center of Rising Political-Ad Tensions
(Bloomberg) -- Facebook Inc. and Google were drawn into an escalating battle of wills Wednesday over the use of political advertising on social media....
“Jessica” cheats for garbage buzzfeednews.com
Her Amazon Purchases Are Real. The Reviews Are Fake.
Earlier this year, one woman stumbled into a side hustle that’s resulted in hundreds of free Amazon products, worth tens of thousands of dollars.
Bricks-and-Mortar Is Dead. Let’s Open a Store. nytimes.com
Bricks-and-Mortar Is Dead. Let’s Open a Store.
Emily Bode is betting, with her first store, that consumers still want to experience shopping IRL.
Davide Sorrenti "Our Beutyfull Future"
"Davide's images stood out in the 90s because of him promiscuous, youthful vision and ability to immortalize personal moments."
Fever Pitch: The Photographer Pelle Cass in Motion
In the photography of Pelle Cass, time-lapse pulls focus on the chaotic nature of sport, and the incredible beauty of athletes in motion.
Ask Chris Black: Can You Suggest Some Tasteful, Unique Groomsmen Gifts?
Plus Chris’s favorite camo clothes for winter and four coffee-table books he loves to give as gifts.
Always admired @strngwthr studio in Brooklyn, but didn't realize they managed to buy the space, or that the previous owner fled the country after the wire hit bkmag.com
On Graham Avenue, Strange Weather Recording Studio Defies Real Estate Trends - Brooklyn Magazine
Brooklyn real estate has long been a bloodsport short on stories that give the city’s many DIY strivers much hope, yet Strange Weather Recording is de...
A collection of good news, positive trends, uplifting statistics and facts informationisbeautiful.net
Unseen trends, uplifting stats, creative solutions — a new chart every day. From Information is Beautiful.
Silicon Valley billionaires have a problem: They get richer no matter how much money they give away
Their ever-rising net worths show the problem with small-ball philanthropy.
uber ceo makes “mistake” on camera axios.com
Uber CEO calls Saudi murder of Khashoggi "a mistake," scrambles to backtrack
"I said something in the moment that I do not believe."
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123 Things to Eat on Buford Highway
73 knock-out dishes, 33 essential grocery buys, and 17 kaleidoscopic snacks, plus 6 inspiring families who keep the Buford Highway buzzing at every ho...
I wrote about getting my iPhone stolen in London and how it made me consider my need for approval and validation gq.com
Down and Out and Suddenly Phoneless in London
Perennially online Chris Black was mindlessly checking Twitter when a stranger on a moped snatched his phone. Here's what happened when he had no...
“If it hadn’t been for the antitrust case...” theverge.com
Bill Gates thinks Windows Mobile would have beaten Android without Microsoft’s antitrust woes
Gates reveals Microsoft missed a key Motorola deal by just months
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Winter boots, puffer jackets, and candle gift alternatives. Click and surf baby! nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: What Are Nice, Warm Winter Boots for the Brutal Season Ahead?
Plus Chris’s favorite men’s puffer jackets (that cost roughly $180), and six non-candle gift ideas for those suffering from candle fatigue.
Yayo on Instagram: “DEVIL IS KING BLACK METAL LIVE THURSDAY ON @NTS_RADIO 4-5 PST — 7-8 EST 🔥🔥🔥”
975 Likes, 37 Comments - Yayo (@yimmyayo) on Instagram: “DEVIL IS KING BLACK METAL LIVE THURSDAY ON @NTS_RADIO 4-5 PST — 7-8 EST 🔥🔥🔥”
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Getting fits off at an advanced age, gifts for 30 year olds, and luxurious scarves nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: What Should a Man (Well) Over 50 Buy to Update His Casual Wear?
Chris suggests some age-appropriate clothes for the dad set, as well as special gifts for a 30th birthday and his favorite winter scarves.
My photos from Cairo kennedy-magazine.com
CAIRO BY CHRIS BLACK — Kennedy Magazine
Our dear friend and contributor Chris Black visited Egypt recently and here is a batch of photos from his trip.
steal public water, wrap in plastic, sell to public theguardian.com
The fight to stop Nestlé from taking America's water to sell in plastic bottles
Creek beds are bone dry and once-gushing springs are reduced to trickles as fights play out around the nation over control of nation’s freshwater supp...
Michael Stipe on Working While He Sleeps and Savoring Mistakes
The artist and musician discusses his new photography book, “Our Interference Times,” and his unusual daily routine.
Straight into my veins! nymag.com
After the Fall of the Glossy Magazine, What’s Left of Condé Nast?
Two years after Si Newhouse died (and Graydon Carter left), Anna Wintour and a new CEO map out the future they can afford.
Chef Fergus Henderson: ‘fashion and food don’t go hand in hand’
‘Nose to tail’ eating pioneer on ‘Gucci food’, Jamie Oliver and his surprising LA outpost
Big Thief on CBS This Morning (!!!) youtube.com
Saturday Sessions: Big Thief performs "Not"
In 2016 the indie rock band Big Thief, comprised of former students of Boston's prestigious Berklee College of Music, released their first album. ...
BBC News available where blocked bbc.com
BBC News launches 'dark web' mirror
In a bid to thwart censorship attempts, the BBC News website is now available via Tor.
ASK CHRIS BLACK: Sweatpants that don’t display The Dreaded Outline™, iPhone cases, and women’s sneaker help from my m8 @emmahopeall nymag.com
Ask Chris Black: Ideas for Slightly Elevated Sweatpants I Can Wear in Public?
A handful of sweatpants to go from couch to brunch, plus sleek-but-protective iPhone 11 cases and women’s (non-workout) sneakers to wear this fall.
"(I'm Gonna) Cry Myself Blind" When Glasgow's Primal Scream went to Ardent Studios in Memphis and thought they were The Black Crowes. The best song on "Give Out But Don't Give Up." store.donetodeathprojects.com
(I'm Gonna) Cry Myself Blind
When Glasgow's Primal Scream went to Ardent Studios in Memphis and thought they were The Black Crowes. The best song on "Give Out But...
The Transformation of Condé Nast newrepublic.com
The Transformation of Condé Nast
How a media mogul defined class and invented the modern magazine
Kanye and the zero-touch cultural product mailchi.mp
Stupefy: Kanye and the zero-touch cultural product
John James Audubon's Birds of America
The Jean-Georges Recipe for Restaurants nytimes.com
The Jean-Georges Recipe for Restaurants
In the era of the auteur chef, Jean-Georges Vongerichten has figured out how to create high-end restaurants by the dozen. How — and why — does he do i...
quirks of an old drum machine slate.com
3/4? 7/16? 12/8? A Slate Investigation Into the Time Signature of The Terminator’s Score.
As The Terminator celebrates its 30th anniversary this year, the film continues to raise important questions. What are the risks to humanity of...
Influencers are changing the face of commerce for good
This emerging business model extends far beyond the Jordans and Jenners of the world.
Cat Marnell Is Back From the Brink
In her new audiobook “Self-Tanner for the Soul,” the quasi-reformed party girl tells listeners that you can, in fact, run away from your problems.
Photographer Eric Chakeen on his “pragmatic” commercial process versus his personal work itsnicethat.com
Photographer Eric Chakeen on his “pragmatic” commercial process versus his personal work
For Del Mar, California-born, New York-based photographer, the most exciting thing about his job, is that he can never know it all. Describing how the...
Ask Chris Black: If You Had to Dress Business-Casual, What Would You Wear?
Plus: Chris’s favorite beanies to sport this fall, and leather jackets that won’t make you look like a Sweetgreen regular who works in marketing.
Flash Is Responsible for the Internet's Most Creative Era
A new book highlighting the visual evolution of web design paints a picture of a risk-taking creative culture that hasn’t been quite the same since St...
nyc classical show brooklynsymphonyorchestra.org
Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra: Wagner, Vaughan Williams, Brahms
Sunday October 27, 2019 at 2pm, Brooklyn Museum
What Japan can teach us about cleanliness
One of the first things visitors to Japan notice is how clean everywhere is – yet there are hardly any litter bins and street sweepers. What's the...
Crafting a Masterpiece: Tracing the Evolution of Big Thief consequenceofsound.net
Crafting a Masterpiece: Tracing the Evolution of Big Thief
Grant Sharples examines how Big Thief went from a straightforward indie-folk outfit to a band having just crafted two masterpieces in one year.
Important research youtube.com
What Do Billboard Hit Songs Have in Common?
Help us make what you want! Take the PBS Digital Studios Annual Survey: https://www.pbsresearch.org/c/r/SF_YTvideo We broke down every song in the Bil...
Remembering the Weirdest Album Launch Stunts of the 2010s
From parody streaming platforms to cryptic street-art campaigns, every band was desperate to seize your attention.
Japan loves us more than we love ourselves :( via @newconsumer
Me looking at your riveting Art Basel 2019 content
Biggest Christmas flex @Delta
So good @Stussy
Damn, this is BAD
Gigantic designer headpiece
When the line at Erewhon is too long
NEW YORK: Tomorrow night chatting with big dog @TomDixonStudio, my shooter @BRYNNTRILL2, Susan Alexandra, and @richieshazam
Calming myself after our flight to Chicago was delayed eight hours
This one is a real odyssey. Solid hour. Relentless, tip to tail. James and Chris introduce Audrea Soong, who takes them on an executive team-building adventure, from Niketown to their…
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