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Want to help prevent online bullying? Comment on Facebook

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ideas.ted.com - As TED’s social media editor, I have seen a lot of nasty comments. I’ve seen grown men and women deride a 14-year-old girl for her choice of dress. I’ve seen them say they’re revolted by a beautifu...

Rare Vintage Photos Depict John And Yoko's Eternal Love

huffingtonpost.com - In September of 1980, Japanese photographer Kishin Shinoyama spent two days in New York with John Lennon and Yoko Ono, as the lovers and creative partners collaborated on the album "Double Fantasy....

Innovation Excellence | 3 Unlikely Places where Great Ideas are Born

innovationexcellence.com - In a popular TED talk featuring Elizabeth Gilbert, Gilbert talks about the elusiveness of great ideas, how our genius sometimes shows up at inconvenient times and how we need to find ways to captur...

A sculptural love letter to Spider-Man

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ideas.ted.com - “Dear Peter Parker, There are a few things I’d like to thank you for. First and foremost thank you for making a mask to cover your face. Thank you for making a suit to cover every inch of your skin...

Journals 1990-2014

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kickstarter.com - I'm planning to make an online photo accompaniment for the Journals 2010-2014.  Here'sa  preview of about 90 of the photos that'll go in.  Click on the image to see a large, zoomable version. I com...

New Website to Put the Joy Back Into Our Purchases | GOOD

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magazine.good.is - Rudy Adler has spent the bulk of his adult life building. 10 years ago he took part in a program called Wieden + Kennedy 12, a hybrid "school/freak show" provided by the prestigious ad agency. Here...

Watch A Sci-Fi Short That Went From Viral Sensation To In-Development At Warner Bros. In Five Days

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fastcocreate.com - You can accomplish a lot with $50,000. That’s how much Dutch filmmaker Mischa Rozema raised on Kickstarter for his sci-fi short film, Sundays, which premiered on Vimeo on Monday morning. The 13-min...

Virginia Woolf on How to Read a Book

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brainpickings.org - “Do not dictate to your author; try to become him. Be his fellow-worker and accomplice.” “The mind, the brain, the top of the tingling spine, is, or should be, the only instrument used upon a book,...

Creative Spirit Melanie Sklarz

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artistthink.com - I had a very imaginative childhood. Play was very important. I can remember making art and creating a gallery in our back porch with a friend one summer. Although it wasn’t until my parents took me...

The "Southpaw" Trailer Hits You With A Ridiculously Cut Jake Gyllenhaal And New Eminem Music

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fastcocreate.com - Boxing movies are best when the protagonist is fighting for more than just bragging rights and a Scrooge McDuck-style gold-coin grain silo's worth of prize money. In the upcoming Southpaw, Jake Gyl...

10 Rules for Creative Projects from Iconic Painter Richard Diebenkorn

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brainpickings.org - “Do search. But in order to find other than what it searched for.” On a recent visit to the Richard Diebenkorn: The Berkeley Years, 1953-1966 exhibition at San Francisco’s De Young fine arts museum...

The Last Film Festival: Dennis Hopper's Unseen Final Film

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kickstarter.com - Dennis Hopper has long been a hero of mine. He changed the face of independent filmmaking for generations to come with his groundbreaking and wildly successful film, Easy Rider, and gave fearless p...

10 objects that inspired a TED Prize wish

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blog.ted.com - Dave Isay was shocked to learn he was in the running for the 2015 TED Prize. And yet, today his TED Prize wish — to grow StoryCorps’ “digital archive of the collective wisdom of humanity” — was gra...

Animal Payback Is A Bitch: Behind The Brutal And Powerful Mad-Dog Movie "White God"

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fastcocreate.com - When it comes to films revolving around dogs, we’ve never seen anything onscreen quite as intense, thought-provoking—and, at times, downright disturbing—as White God, winner of the Un Certain Regar...

P&G Gain with Scent on Inspiration Is

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inspiration.is - There is a project I did last year for FlamboyantParadise. The agency wanted a specificly kind of design. They gave us a great reference for the art of the characters, They knew very well what they...

Dominic Goldman Creates Concrete Version of Nike's Air Max 1 - Print (Slideshow) - Creativity Online

creativity-online.com - Dominic Goldman, who recently became an ECD at Grey London after seven years at BBH, is quite the sneakerhead. One of his pastimes is collecting and customizing shoes. Recently, he just took it up ...

How the Smash–Bombshell Concert Became the Most Successful Theater Kickstarter Campaign Ever

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vulture.com - NBC’s musical series Smash was widely panned and only lasted two seasons, but two years after its final episode, its small but devoted contingent of fans are just as invested in its future. Earlier...

Weekly Writing Challenge collab

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hitrecord.org - The Weekly Writing Challenge is an ongoing writing collaboration. Every Wednesday the Guest Curator will announce the challenge and the rules in a Curator Video. The community then has until the fo...

BATTALION TO MY BEAT

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kickstarter.com - BATTALION TO MY BEAT is an independent short film set in the isolated Western Saharan refugee camps in southeast Algeria. I learned of Western Sahara's existence ten years ago when I met a Saharawi...

Every Female Character in Every Disney/Pixar Animated Movie From the Past Decade Basically Has the Same Face | GOOD

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magazine.good.is - Remember when the lead animator of Frozen complained about how difficult it is to animate female characters? “They have to go through these range of emotions, but you have to keep them pretty,” he ...

Kahlil Joseph's m.A.A.d. gives new visual life to Kendrick Lamar's breakout album

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theverge.com - Joseph does very few interviews, and the only biographical information that is usually provided about him is that he was born in 1981 and he presently lives in Los Angeles. Ask around, and you’ll g...

8 Beautiful Inspirational Quotes to Perk You Up - Goodnet

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goodnet.org - With Facebook and Twitter awash with motivational quotes and sayings, Goodnet also has its own lovely corner of beautiful inspirational quotes that are housed in the Good Gallery. Whittling down th...

Zelda Fitzgerald’s Little-Known Art

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brainpickings.org - From Alice in Wonderland to Times Square, a delicate dance of the imagination. When Zelda Sayre married legendary Jazz Age novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald to become Zelda Fitzgerald, she was anointed ...

The Myth of the Starving Artist

artistthink.com - “How nice for you to have an interest like art, but really, how are you going to make money from it?” So many people I have met have shared a similar story with me. One where well meaning parents, ...

2015 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards To Honor Airbnb, David Lynch & Jason Silva | Tribeca

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tribecafilm.com - One of the most important (and beloved) events that takes place during the Festival is the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards, held in collaboration with renowned Harvard Business School Professo...

Brands (and puppies) flock to Periscope, Twitter's new app for broadcasting videos

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mashable.com - It's an ironclad rule of social media: If you launch it, the brands will come. Marketers flocked to Periscope, Twitter's new live-streaming application, within hours of its launch on Tuesday. Some ...

Republican Congresswoman’s Attempt to Publicly Shame Obama Backfires Hilariously  | GOOD

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magazine.good.is - For the fifth anniversary of Obama signing the affordable care act into law, GOP Congresswoman Cathy McMorris Rodgers attempted to publicly embarass the president by asking her fans to share horror...

5 Drawing Exercises That Will Make Anyone An Artist

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blog.creativelive.com - The post was authored by Emily Potts with contributions from Whitney Sherman. Whitney Sherman is an award-winning illustrator and director of the MFA in Illustration Practice at Maryland Institute ...

What it would be like if you could understand your dog's thoughts [video] - Holy Kaw!

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holykaw.alltop.com - Dogs are a person’s best friend, but they sure don’t talk much. This video is a funny riff on the possibility of hearing your dog’s thoughts. “Sad” to say, but it might be pretty accurate.

Virginia Woolf on Writing and Self-Doubt

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brainpickings.org - Consolation for those moments when you can’t tell whether you’re “the divinest genius or the greatest fool in the world.” “Bad writers tend to have the self-confidence, while the good ones tend to ...

Father and Daughter by Amanda Strand : American Life in Poetry

americanlifeinpoetry.org - BY TED KOOSER, U.S. POET LAUREATE Amanda Strand is a poet living in Maryland. I like this poem for its simplicity, clarity and directness. No frills to decorate it, just the kind of straightforward...

Rental

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kickstarter.com - 'Rental' tells the story of Darren, an employee at the last ever video rental store on his final shift. An aspiring screenwriter, he is constantly imagining the surreal possibilities of cinema in h...

Play Along collab

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hitrecord.org - WEEK 23's REQUEST: Listen to THIS AUDIO SAMPLE and REmix it any way you want. * The Deadline for Play Along Week 23 is Saturday, March 28th. The Play Along collab is an ongoing Music collaboration....

Feminist Heroes to Teach Kids Their ABCs in Badass New Picturebook | GOOD

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magazine.good.is - Why just learn your ABCs when you can be empowered by them? A new illustrated children’s book from iconic City Lights press, Rad American Women A-Z, offers kids the chance to educate themselves on ...

The Monsters Of A Rapidly Changing Media Landscape

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funnyordie.com - of Shreve Port, the only conference you need to attend all year. The Monsters of a Rapidly Changing Media Landscape. It's 3 heart pounding, death defying days of speeches, speeches, speeches. From ...

Katie Couric Interview: Cancer, Marissa Mayer, NBC and Brian Williams

time.com - How did the nonprofit you co-founded, the Entertainment Industry Foundation’s Stand Up to Cancer, get involved with the PBS series premiering March 30? Cancer has been life-­shattering for me on mo...

HBO-Vice Deal Should Scare the S*** Out of TV News

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variety.com - Leave it to an audacious company like Vice Media to strike a ballsy deal with HBO. The expanded pact announced Thursday between the two companies would have been impressive in its own right were it...

What's to Come...

lesdeuxviolins.com - LD continues the 2015 season at PIANOS NYC in the main showroom.  Come before the show to enjoy HAPPY HOUR drinks and eats.  Then sit back and enjoy new music from your favorite dynamic duo.

Restore Elsewhere

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kickstarter.com - Elsewhere is a living museum set in a former thrift store in downtown Greensboro, North Carolina. The museum houses the 58-year collection of Sylvia Gray, who amassed an immense inventory as propri...

Not your 'sleep-inducing' classical music concert

statesmanjournal.com - Bloody knuckles, "Star Wars," intertwined bodies and burning pianos. When you imagine a classical music concert, these things probably don't come to mind. If you think classical music is stoic and ...

My Week | SumAll

sumall.com - When you enable Performance Tweets, we’ll share your weekly achievements to celebrate your successes with your followers and keep you up-to-date on your recent accomplishments.

1988 Mom and Dad Bust 1988 Teen Party

internet.gawker.com - Hiding at the bottom of Dave Holmes's (very entertaining) write-up of the March 23, 1988 pop charts is a link to an incredible document. It is titled "B-Rock Party." It is a home video, shot the ni...

Stanford's Most Popular Class Isn't Computer Science--It's Something Much More Important

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fastcompany.com - Before Kanyi Maqubela became an investment partner at the Collaborative Fund, an early-stage venture capital firm focused on social enterprises, he was a typical Stanford student in need of career ...

Unplugging Without FOMO

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nytimes.com - At the Breslin Bar & Dining Room last month, Amy Chan and three friends were eating oysters when one of them mentioned “the dress.” BuzzFeed had fueled a media frenzy that day by asking readers to ...

Banky W Releases Unborn Child

nyfa.edu - Banky W Releases Unborn Child, Co-Produced and Co-Directed by NYFA January 20, 2015 Back in November 2014, the New York Film Academy collaborated with Nigerian R&B sensation, Banky W, to film his l...

Juilliard String Quartet » March – April 2015

juilliardquartet.org - Haydn: String Quartet in G major, Op. 33, No. 5 Shulamit Ran: String Quartet No. 2, “Vistas” —– Schubert: String Quartet in D minor, D. 810, “Death and the Maiden”

Quentin Tarantino

nyfa.edu - That’s the style, but what’s the substance? QT’s detractors point to his films as moral vacuums more concerned with coolness than warmth, all those winking tributes to the director’s faves sitting ...

How to Criticize with Kindness: Philosopher Daniel Dennett on the Four Steps to Arguing Intelligently

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brainpickings.org - “Just how charitable are you supposed to be when criticizing the views of an opponent?” “In disputes upon moral or scientific points,” Arthur Martine counseled in his magnificent 1866 guide to the ...

Over 1,500 Creatives Affirm Core Copyright Principles

creativefuture.org - CONTACT: Cecile Remington, Copyright Alliance: cremington@copyrightalliance.org 202-540-2243 Chris Ortman, CreativeFuture: chris.ortman@creativefuture.org 323-591-3002 WASHINGTON, DC and LOS ANGELE...

Watch A Love Story Unravel As Two Male Dancers Break Your Heart With Their Muscular Bodies

huffingtonpost.com - For most of us, the aftermath of a breakup involves a pint of ice cream and a box of tissues. For those of us who possess talent in the realm of dance, however, heartbreak sometimes leads to higher...

Douglas Eby

Developing creativity and personal growth for multitalented people. My sites include Talent Development Resources; Developing Creativity; The Creative Mind; HighAbility; HighlySensitive; TheInnerActor; TheInnerEntrepreneur and others.

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