Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, May 22, 2015

After losing the internet for years, Letterman finally triumphed in his final week. Nintendo, the MTA, and "Do Not Disturb" signs did well, too. 
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9,000 Takes on "Do Not Disturb"

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

A retired UN worker shares his vast collection of "Do Not Disturb" signs from hotels around the world.
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Composing Poetry with Predictive Text

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

The iPhone's latest texting feature is inadvertently becoming an art form for the digital age. 
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Sideshow Podcast: Kickstarting the Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

The Tonya Harding and Nancy Kerrigan 1994 Museum proves that if your idea is quirky, original, and crazy enough, it will kill on Kickstarter. 
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The Original Opening Act to "The Empire Strikes Back"

Monday, May 18, 2015

In 1980, international cinemas still had short films before the main feature. "Black Angel," the opener for "The Empire Strikes Back," is now being re-released online.
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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, May 15, 2015

This week, Thom Yorke inexplicably becomes the poster child for Iranian marriage issues and the internet learns how to wow Owen Wilson.
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#Bookface Brings Book Cover Art into the Real World

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Using the tag #bookface, librarians and readers stage trick photos that extend book covers beyond their borders.
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Jessi Klein's Favorite Public Radio Show Is "Game of Thrones"

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Jessi Klein writes for "Inside Amy Schumer," hates "Game of Thrones," and has a love-hate relationship with public radio swag. 
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What Do Kai Ryssdal and the RZA Have in Common?

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Comedian Peter Grosz tries to spell Kai Ryssdal and does his best Ira Glass impression in our penultimate dispatch from RadioLoveFest.
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Molly Ringwald on the Breakfast Club's Favorite Podcasts

Monday, May 11, 2015

Molly Ringwald hosted a night of storytelling for The Moth at RadioLoveFest, but the secret main event was her backstage Sideshow interview. 
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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, May 08, 2015

Ryan Gosling really gets the internet and Key & Peele skewer racism with an incredible musical production.
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Terry Gross + Marc Maron = Public Radio Love

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Marc Maron tries to get Terry Gross to say his favorite four-letter word in our second dispatch from #RadioLoveFest at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.
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RadioLoveFest Meets RadioLoveVest

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Sideshow host Sean Rameswaram talks to Radiolab fans about their love of public radio. 
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Sideshow Podcast: The Internet's Best TV Show Heads to HBO

Tuesday, May 05, 2015

Until recently, "High Maintenance" was the finest TV made for the internet, but now it's heading to HBO. Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair discuss taking their show to new heights.
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An Instagram Account Proves We're Living Inside "Blade Runner"

Monday, May 04, 2015

We don't have any replicants running around (that we know of), but one Instagram account shows us how our world is looking more like the sci-fi classic "Blade Runner." 
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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, May 01, 2015

The Onion's still on point, Stephen Hawking mends the heart of teenage girls everywhere, and Nicki Minaj attends a Bar Mitzvah on the internet this week.
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Drake Makes a Mixtape for Sotheby’s

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

For his latest trick, Drake sets black contemporary art at Sotheby's to the music of Rihanna, Riff Raff, Chief Keef, and Drake. Beats By Dre included. 
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"Saved by the Bell" Meets Feminist Theorist Bell Hooks

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

The work of leftist cultural critic bell hooks meets the TV series "Saved by the Bell" on the internet's best new blog. 
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Middle East's First Female Photo Collective Focuses on Gender

Monday, April 27, 2015

The first all-women's Middle Eastern art collective has a touring photography exhibit that puts gender in the foreground. 
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Five Things You Had to See Online This Week

Friday, April 24, 2015

Amy Schumer wins the internet this week, but Rihanna and a wonderful golden retriever named Maple came out to play, too.
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