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Django/Zorro – Like dipping french fries in a milkshake, the pairing oddly works

<i>Django/Zorro</i><br>by Quentin Tarantino (author), Matt Wagner (author/artist) and artists Francesco Francavilla, Jae Lee, and Esteve Polls<br>Dynamite …

The Best Paper Airplane: How to Make a Paper Airplane | The Art of Manliness

There are many skills fathers should pass on to their children: how to ride a bike, how to skip a stone, and of course, how to make a paper airplane. …

David Bowie: Life Aquatic musician Seu Jorge plots tribute tour

Seu Jorge endeared himself to bigger audiences when he appeared in Wes Anderson’s <i>The Life Aquatic With Steve Zissou</i> as Pelé dos Santos, a sailor fond …

The 50 Best Alt-Country Albums of All Time

Alt-country is such a hard genre to define that the wonderful music magazine devoted to it proclaimed itself the “alternative-country (whatever that …

Alt-Country for Punks: Expert Witness with Robert Christgau

The Dean tackles Blake Mills, Leland Sundries, and more.<p><i>Welcome to Expert Witness with Robert Christgau, the self-proclaimed "Dean of American Rock Critics." He currently teaches at NYU and published multiple books throughout his life. For nearly four decades, he worked as the music editor for The</i> …

‘Inherent Vice’ Is Both A Potential Cult Classic And The Spiritual Prequel To ‘The Big Lebowski’

Like a lot of people, I enjoy <i>The Big Lebowski</i> to an obnoxious degree. I’ve gone to <i>Lebowski</i>-themed parties, visited <i>Lebowski</i>-themed bars (Lebowski tourism!), and have been incorporating <i>Lebowski</i>-isms into my speech for so long that I barely know when I’m doing it anymore. Like I said, obnoxious.</i> …

Star Trek

Chuck Palahniuk Posted About The Dabbers on His Facebook Page, and So Should You

Watch the premiere of the San Diego duo's video for "Hidden Tin."<p>San Diego garage-pop duo The Dabbers are picking up where the Pixies left off—both in their lilting garage pop jams, and, more literally, as the soundtrack to the trailer for Chuck Palahniuk's <i>Fight Club 2</i> comics collection.<p>That the …

Phish Makes Wrigley Field Debut In Chicago - Recap, Setlist & The Skinny

On Friday night Vermont quartet Phish continued summer tour by making their debut at one of the nation’s oldest and most storied ballparks, Chicago’s …

Prophets of Rage (Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy, Cypress Hill) Extend Tour

The new supergroup Prophets of Rage features members of Rage Against the Machine, Public Enemy, and Cypress Hill. Earlier this month, they announced the “Make American Rage Again Tour.” It begins on July 19 in Cleveland where the Republican National Convention is taking place. (According to Tom …

Christo unveils a modern miracle: 'For 16 days, they will walk on water!'

<b>Christo, the artist who ‘wrapped’ the Reichstag, has completed his latest show-stopper. Gaby Wood joins him in Italy for a sneak preview of 'The Floating Piers'</b><p>On the edge of a small lake in northern Italy, an 80-year-old artist looks out from his temporary headquarters. “In that lake is the …

Northern Italy

Dreamland

• <b>Author:</b> Sam Quinones<p><b>Winner of the NBCC Award for General Nonfiction</b><b><br>Named on Amazon's Best Books of the Year 2015--Michael Botticelli, U.S. Drug Czar (Politico) Favorite Book of the Year--Angus Deaton, Nobel Prize Economics (Bloomberg/WSJ) Best Books of 2015--Matt Bevin, Governor of Kentucky (WSJ)</b> …

True Sadness: Seth Avett's Brutal Ballad of Love, Hate, and Divorce

The Avett Brothers get romantically forensic on their ninth record—and their most personal effort yet. PLUS: An exclusive look at True Sadness, featuring behind-the-scenes footage with producer Rick Rubin.<p>Without intending to do so, the Avett Brothers have spent the better part of two decades …

Songwriting

Cheap Storage Shed Homes for Sale

An unfinished, pre-built storage shed could be the fastest and cheapest way to realize the tiny house lifestyle of your dreams. Crazy? Like a fox. …

Tiny House Movement

Kitten stars of 'Keanu' destined for posh Hollywood futures

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anyone who's spent time with a cat might agree with filmmaker Peter Atencio when he says cats are the "15-year-olds of the animal kingdom."<p>Dogs are eager to please their owners. Cats couldn't care less.<p>But the kittens that play the title tabby in the new action-comedy "Keanu " …

The Unthanks win best album at Folk Awards

<b>The Unthanks have won album of the year at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards for the ambitious, melancholy Mount The Air.</b><p>The record, which received a host of five star reviews, is notable for its 10-minute title track, which marries a traditional Dorset folk song with Miles Davis-inspired trumpet figures.<p>…

4. Sans Soleil (1983)

As far as documentaries are concerned, Sans Soleil is a true original.<p>It's hard to pin down what, exactly, Chris Marker's insanely creative motion …

Satire

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life | Inc.com

There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We find their messages so compelling, we know we can turn to them whenever we feel dragged down and …

Motivation

Interview with Oregon’s Thimble Homes

As part of the tiny house village at the Sonoma County Home Show, Big Red, one of the designs by Thimble Homes attracted a lot of attention. The …

Tiny House Movement

These DIY micro-homes on wheels start at $7,000 — take a look inside

If you're a nomad looking to scale down, 84 Lumber's tiny wooden cabin on wheels may be your dream home.<p>The company, known for selling building materials, designed micro-homes that owners can build themselves.<p>Some fully furnished home packages come ready to move in, and others can be completely …

Seven Meters of Bubble Wrap Being Popped All at Once in an Eight-Meter Hydraulic Press

Seven meters of bubble wrap being popped all at once in an eight-meter hydraulic press folder.<p>via reddit

Witness The Greatness Of Run-DMC With This Rare 1985 Concert

On this day in 1984 (March 27), Run-D.M.C. released their seminal debut eponymous album. In the canon of game-changing Hip-Hop albums, that album is …

The World's Best Whistler Explains How She Got So Good

"Always stay hydrated, and never forget your chapstick."<p>When Molly Lewis opened a string of shows for Kirin J Callinan's recent world tour, the LA-based Australian demonstrated the difference between a party trick and a hidden talent. It's the same thing every time you're at one of Lewis's shows, …

Here are four documentary trends seeping further into the mainstream

The True/False film festival took place last weekend, and although to many that might conjure up little more than thoughts of a high school multiple-choice test, for those who follow nonfiction films, it means something larger.<p>True/False is one of the most elite nonfiction showcases in the world; …

Black Lives Matter

The Accountant's Story

• <b>Author:</b> David Fisher & Roberto Escobar<p>"I have many scars. Some of them are physical, but many more are scars on my soul. A bomb sent to kill me while I was in a maximum security prison has made me blind, yet now I see the world more clearly than I have ever seen it before. I have lived an …

Documentaries for Movie Geeks: Films About Films | Blog | Independent Lens | PBS

Once you’ve watched a beloved movie two or three times, you start to crave a little more information about the film’s conception, production, and …

Blade Runner

ZeroZeroZero

• <b>Author:</b> Roberto Saviano & Virginia Jewiss<p>“Zero zero zero” flour is the finest, whitest available. “Zero zero zero” is also the nickname among narcotraffickers for the purest, highest quality cocaine on the market. And it is the title of Roberto Saviano’s unforgettable exploration of how the cocaine …

Lynched: the Irish folk stars who are 'more punk than punk'

Not long ago they were touring squats for stew and beer. Now Burt Bacharach and the Sleaford Mods are fans and they can’t get their records out fast enough. Dublin folk band Lynched talk glue-sniffing, protest music and the Pogues<p>“We’ve done gigs sitting on bins, in streets, on the top deck of a …

Ireland

How to Speed Read | The Art of Manliness

When Theodore Roosevelt did things, he did them with gusto. That included reading. Roosevelt was a voracious reader. The man devoured books like a …

Langhorne Slim on Getting Sober and Taming His Inner "Wild Freak"

Country-meets-folk hippie dude Langhorne Slim opens up about positive energy, Nashville, and his latest album.<p><i>Photo courtesy of All Eyes Media</i><p>“Take, take my hand/ And let’s go where we need to be/ And when we get there/ Release me and set me free” sings Langhorne Slim as he opens his latest album …

Watch David Gilmour's First Major U.S. Television Interview

David Gilmour released his new LP <i>Rattle That Lock</i>, the Pink Floyd guitarist's first solo album in nine years, on Friday, and on Saturday the rocker …

Guitar