COLLEAGUE: Did the video get on Grindr? ME: What was that? COLLEAGUE: … I mean, Tumblr.
No Betray I
I could swear the first rollout of subway ads for The Social Network went with the full “PUNK BILLIONAIRE GENIUS TRAITOR” cutline treatment, but now they just say “PUNK BILLIONAIRE GENIUS,” which sort of undercuts the … something? I mean, I could stand being a punk if I was also a billionaire and genius.
Free Subway Haircut: Declined
I am now the person who looks so unkempt and down at the heel that I might accept an offer from a fellow subway patron for a free haircut as part of a training and/or promotional regimen. Time to go back to the Russian I guess.
BlackBook: We are Hiring →
Posting this one more time with a more traditional headline BlackBook Media Corp. Editorial Assistant Entry Level BlackBook is looking for an Editorial Assistant to work in its New York headquarters, reporting to the Senior Editor, Guides. Primary responsibility is BlackBook’s global…
Interviewing William Gibson in half an hour
What should I ask him?
Q: How do you know so much? A: Internet.– Best thing that’s been on the Daily Show in quite some time.
… BlackBook, the city guide dabbling in online networking and iPhone apps...– FINALLY, a reference that doesn’t mention the magazine! Now pardon me while I get back to my industrious dabbling.
Pretty sure this is the first time this sentence...
Wife: “When I get back from China, then we’ll try peanut butter.”
More Jezebel kon-fusion
In my whine about Jezebel taking our Tavi-Staub photo gallery and running with it, I was principally whiney about how it seemed they had just dumped the images into their own gallery module with no added edit. But then I happened to be looking at Jezebel on mobile, and saw there actually is a whole post about the pics. (Guess Jez mobile strips /gallery from the URL because it’s not...
I am still a pro-Jezebel person
but it’s rather shitty to see it follow in the footsteps of Perez, Jared et al and simply appropriate an entire photo gallery with nothing added editorially. Content is still king! Thanks for the two-word (five-letter!) credit link and all, but didn’t this used to be considered a gutter practice? Am I behind the curve here? Happy to just send the fullsize TIFFs next time, I guess.