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Rushkoff/Colbert head to head

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My friend Douglas Rushkoff, who I sorely miss seeing around the convention circuit, goes on Colbert to discusses the downfalls of operating the world like a corporation. As always he does an amazing job…

The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Douglas Rushkoff
www.colbertnation.com
Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Tasers

But even better, is the backstage shinnanigans.

The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c
Exclusive – Backstage With Douglas Rushkoff
www.colbertnation.com
Colbert Report Full Episodes Political Humor Tasers

This mapplet shows the thermal damage caused by a nuclear explosion.

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Search for a place, pick a suitable weapon and press “Nuke It!

Try it here!

Joshua Fialkov Announces New Comic Book Project for the Kindle

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The creators of the wonderful original graphic novel, “Elk’s Run“, Joshua Fialkov and Noel Tuazon, have a new project hitting the digital realm soon. It’s called TUMOR. He told me about it yesterday and today it was announced. It sounds amazing.

Tumor – The Trailer from Joshua Fialkov on Vimeo.

Click here for the official announcement.

Civilization at the Standard Hotel in Manhattan

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The Standard Hotel, which is a standard in LA, has recently opened in NY and according to my sources there’s an installation in the elevators behind glass.  As the elevator rises or falls, you watch this bad ass movie…

(click on image to see film)

The director is Marco Brambillo.

– thanks Jack!

Nemesis Required

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From the job’s postings section of Craigslist entitled, “Nemesis required. 6-month project with possibilty to extend”

“…in short, I need a nemesis. I’m willing to pay $350 up front for you services as an arch enemy over the next six months… British accent preferred.” [sic]

vb_monarch.jpg

Full posting here