Posts filed under “Weekend”

Jack Johnson Photos from MSG Show

A few weeks ago, I mentioned I took Mrs. BP to the Jack Johnson concert at Madison Square Garden for her B-day (concert was July 14, 2010).

I forgot my camera, and took those horrible blackberry snaps of the show.

Kelsey, who works at the Garden, saw the post. She sent these snaps by Scott Levy for publication:

My Little Girl

You and Your Hearts

If I Had Eyes

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Category: Music, Weekend

The Ownership Society

Colbert Report – The Word – Ownership Society: Stephen’s refreshing tax cut with lime will work its way through the system and trickle down like a racehorse. (05:10) The Colbert Report Mon – Thurs 11:30pm / 10:30c The Word – Ownership Society Colbert Report Full Episodes 2010 Election Fox News Wednesday, July 28, 2010…Read More

Category: Weekend

Goldman S@#%$

Goldman Sachs addresses the systematic problem within its culture by announcing a zero-tolerance policy for profanity in employee e-mails. The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p / 10c

Category: Humor, Weekend

A Monkey Economy As Irrational As Our Own

Laurie Santos looks for the roots of human irrationality by watching the way our primate relatives make decisions. A clever series of experiments in “monkeynomics” shows that some of the silly choices we make, monkeys make too. > Laurie Santos studies primate psychology and monkeynomics — testing problems in human psychology on primates, who (not…Read More

Category: Psychology, Weekend

About The New York Times Infographics Department

Interesting video about how the NYT graphics department works

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Category: Financial Press, Weekend

A Day in the Life of an American Political Activist

via Windowless Van: hat tip Mike

Category: Humor, Politics, Weekend

Cost of War

You know I am a sucker for these sorts of infographics: > Chart courtesy of NYT > Source: The War: A Trillion Can Be Cheap ELISABETH BUMILLER NYT, July 24, 2010

Category: Digital Media, War/Defense, Weekend

Intelligence vs Social Skills

Amusing, via Cuddly Cyborg:

Category: Humor, Weekend

All Terrain Armored Transport (AT-AT) Afternoons . . .

AT-AT day afternoon from Patrick Boivin on Vimeo. > via phresh

Category: Film, Humor, Weekend

You’ve Got the Love, London

During the final days studying abroad, Alex Silver took 7,757 individual photographs and created this time lapse-video as a tribute to London. You’ve Got to Love London from Alex Silver on Vimeo. Music: You’ve Got the Love by Florence and the Machine

Category: Travel, Weekend