It’s not clear exactly what was said, but Dax can remember that damn thing like it was yesterday. While in New Orleans during Mardi Gras, Big Boi was approached by Britney Spears who said she was a fan. Before she could even get out another word, Big Boi leaned in and whispered something in her ear, inaudible to both of their entourages. “He said some freak player shit and she wasn’t ready for it,” Dax says. Britney’s jaw dropped, while Justin Timberlake was off somewhere writing “Cry Me a River.”
— Straight Outta Stankonia: 20 years of OutKast’s Atlanta, from discography to mythology
For your convenience, a reading of today’s Staff Blog post.
Peter’s voice is a lot deeper than I expected.
Incredible paper cut light boxes illuminated with the help of LED light strips from artist couple Hari & Deepti
Rata2ille by Daniel Kibblesmith
In 2008 I made an unauthorized sequel to ‘Ratatouille’ called ‘Rata2ille.’
The stunning final installment of Intimates Month. Say hello to La Petite Coquette!
This is my favorite installment in the intimates series, both as a store and in what I got out of it. Please read it!
We’re delighted to announce the loan of two of our Edward Hopper paintings to the White House!
President Barack Obama looks at the Edward Hopper paintings now displayed in the Oval Office, February 7, 2014. The paintings are Cobb’s Barns, South Truro, top, and Burly Cobb’s House, South Truro. (Official White House Photo by Chuck Kennedy)
We’re getting intimate all month. Attention to Retail: La Perla
Witness me journalize about being really uncomfortable for an entire month
On the far bank, from out of the brush, an editor emerges. A new era of long-form content is upon us. “How many minutes does it take to read?” they beg. “How many minutes will you take to die?” he bellows.
Feel the curation! Attention to Retail: MoMA Design Store (moma)
I feel myself hitting a stride with this one.
Lana Del Rey - Once Upon a Dream
I feel very strongly about “Once Upon a Dream” and I enjoy this version of the song. But apart from Angelina’s CG cheekbones, I’m still not excited about Maleficent. I think there are enough modern dark Hollywood retellings of classic stories full of epic doom and pseudo-British accents.
(Source: dopegaga, via mrgeef)
What happens is—and I was part of this, I am part of this—is that you see something you love, you start doing your own version of it. Then you start disagreeing with the actual version and think ‘my version’s better,’ and then you discover you’ve made something entirely different and you go off and do your own thing.
— Steven Moffat on Sherlock