Josh Brewer

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The New England Patriots Want Fans To Work On Sunday In This Clever ‘Office Space’ Parody

New England Patriots’ defensive end Chandler Jones took to Twitter to charge fans up for the AFC Championship game at Gillette Stadium. Unlike most pep talks, however, Jones’ words were tinged with the familiar drawl of Bill Lumbergh’s “Yeeeaahhh…” in <i>Office Space</i>:<p>The #DoYourJob campaign encourages …

9/11’s funding mystery solved? Why Moussaoui is suddenly offering new info

<b>Zacarias Moussaoui (Carver County, Minnesota Sheriff)</b><p>Convicted Al Qaeda conspirator dangles new details on 9/11 plot — but can he actually be trusted?<p>Phil Hirschkorn<p>December 17, 2014 3:58pm (UTC)<p>When it comes to al Qaeda-trained soldier Zacarias Moussaoui, the only person the United States has …

‘All the old gods are long gone. But still…” An interview with Robert Plant

Robert Plant on Led Zeppelin, his solo career and more...<p><b>Robert Plant’s excellent new album lullaby and… The Ceaseless Roar goes on sale today</b> …

Storyboarding and graduated filters in FCPX plus making 3D style photos in Motion

This week's three Ripple tutorials range from storyboarding and getting a graduated filter effect in FCPX, to taking a photo into Motion and …

How to Buy Groceries: Supermarket Shopping 101

We take you from the front door to the checkout aisle of the typical supermarket to help you buy (and not buy) food the right way<p><i>This is the second part of a two-part series on how to get the most of your supermarket-shopping experience. Part One discussed how supermarkets try to get you to spend</i> …

Personal Finance

How to Pick a Lock | The Art of Manliness

Back in October I had the pleasure of attending the ITS Tactical Muster, during which I learned several awesome manly skills. My favorite tutorial …

How to Use LAB Color in Photoshop to Add Punch to Your Images

Have you ever wished you could stretch out the color palette of your picture? Or that you could separate colors that looked too flat or close …

The HBO documentary Banksy Does New York asks, “Who owns art?”

On October 1st of last year, the popular, controversial street artist who calls himself Banksy announced he’d be spending the entire month in the …

Greil Marcus Talks About Trying to Unlock Rock and Roll in 10 Songs

Challenged to write a history of rock and roll, the revered critic naturally went at it his own way, picking songs that each somehow summed up rock, …

Martin Scorsese’s Taxi Driver -Cinephilia and Beyond

Martin Scorsese’s 74th birthday seems like a perfect opportunity to float in our minds to the streets of New York, sit in a cab and revisit the …

Photographer Documents Modern Witchcraft

Alice Smeets describes herself via her website as a "Photographer. Journalist. Filmmaker. Artist. Wedding photojournalist. Project Manager. Teacher. …

The self-publicist whose medical text books caused a stir

<b>Published nearly 500 years ago, Andreas Vesalius's medical text books occupy an important place in scientific history. Intricate art, unlike anything that had been seen before, sits alongside detailed text that sought to change the way bodies were dissected post mortem.</b><p>Cambridge University Library …

Libraries

There's a Film Festival for People Who Get Turned on by Bicycles

"As long as people have been getting on bikes, people have been getting off on bikes," says the Reverend Phil Sano, founder of the Bike Smut Film Festival.<p>​The genre of bike porn can be taken as literally or as figuratively as you like. Sex with bikes, sex on bikes, sex utilizing bike-related …

20 great articles to learn graphic design theory

Being a designer, you might have gone through designing several creative designs in Photoshop and sliced them with CSS styles but have you ever …

Graphic Design

Here's What Your Brain Is Doing When You Really, Really Hate Someone

Scientists have spotted the parts of the brain that light up when we actively hate someone. There's probably a reason why hate evolved in the first …

The Brain

What Am I Entitled To When My Flight Goes Wrong?

<i>A:</i><p>As airlines pack more passengers than ever onto each plane, a single storm can reverberate through the system—leaving flyers stranded as agents scramble to find ever-rarer empty seats on later flights. But you aren't entirely at the mercy of the airlines. Should your itinerary be delayed, …

Flying

UFO filmed by airline passenger over Iran

UM-Bot 5,030<p>Jackscolon 96<p>Hammerclaw 14,768<p>It's an out-of-focus blur that can't be identified. It shows no atypical flight characteristics, so it's …

Daniel Radcliffe Impressively Raps Blackalicious' "Alphabet Aerobics"

Jimmy Page: 'Led Zeppelin Was an Affair of the Heart'

"I don't intend to revisit the vaults for awhile," Jimmy Page says with a smile, sitting in the opulent library of a Victorian hotel in London. The …

Guitar

The Who’s Roger Daltrey bemoans lack of new musical ‘movements’

The rock veteran Roger Daltrey has lamented the absence of musical “movements”. He said: “Here we are with the world in the state it is in, and we’ve got One Direction.”<p>The Who frontman, who along with Pete Townshend is due to perform a series of shows marking the band’s 50th anniversary, told the …

The trial of Sid Vicious – a classic report from the vaults

Nancy Spungen was killed 35 years ago this week, and her boyfriend Sid Vicious arrested for her murder. Here's how Imagine magazine covered the events, in an article taken from Rock's Backpages<p>Sid Vicious, bass player for the now-defunct, notorious punk rock band the Sex Pistols, pleaded not guilty …

Cannabis can be highly addictive, major study finds

Research conducted over 20 years links long-term cannabis use with mental illness, lower academic attainment and lower birth-weight of children<p>Cannabis can be highly addictive, cause mental health problems and lead to hard drug use, according to a major study led by a leading British expert on …

Cannabis

Delaware mother charged after 4-year-old brings heroin to daycare

Delaware State Police say they have arrested the mother of a 4-year-old girl after the child allegedly brought heroin to a daycare center and started to pass it out to other classmates.<p>Ashley Tull, 30, of Selbyville, Del., was charged with maintaining a drug property and three counts of endangering …

Jerry Seinfeld ripped apart the advertising industry on its biggest night

“I love advertising because I love lying,” comedian Jerry Seinfeld told a banquet hall full of advertising executives at the industry’s annual awards show on Oct. 1. He didn’t appear to be joking.<p>The deadpan acceptance speech for his honorary Clio award drew cheers and applause from the crowd, …

Jerry Seinfeld