Monthly Archives: June 2013

Slavoj Žižek on Starbucks and Toms Shoes

I’m not a socialist, but there’s a lot of discerning cultural analysis in this video. Advertisements

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Summer Reading List: Modern Philosophy by Scruton

“No one can doubt the contribution that modernism has made to music and poetry in our century. In architecture, politics and philosophy, however, its contribution has not always been so welcome. The least that can be said is that modernists … Continue reading

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Most Liveable City: Copenhagen

As if I needed another reason to move to Copenhagen.

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The Tallest Man on Earth live in Louisville

“I played in Louisville before. It’s been five years.”  Kristian Matsson, The Tallest Man on Earth, said after playing opening song “King of Spain” for an enthusiastic audience at Headliners Music Hall.  TTMOE has played hundred of shows all over … Continue reading

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The Forgotten Home of Coffee

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Gezi Park Riots in Istanbul

The footage coming out of Istanbul is shocking. My heart is heavy for the city I called home for two years.

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