Nike Skateboarder Omar Salazar‘s first signature shoe features ’90s alt rock band Dinosaur Jr., a glossy varnish and glitter. The glitter sparkles when the light changes! Very sweet shoe for the summertime. For you Michiganders you can get them at Premier Skateboarding. These shoes remind me of Moon Shoes, which reminds me of the Moon Walk, which reminds me of Michael Jackson. And I love Michael Jackson. So these shoes are cool. [ Continue Reading ]
When Montreal celebrates, we do it in style. Our team wins the Stanley Cup? We hold a parade (and yes, a riot) that no city can match. Host the Olympics? We build a monstrosity of a stadium with a price tag of over a billion dollars. Have the 30th edition of our International Jazz Festival? Well, we decide, rain or shine, to throw a party for half a million people, with the legendary Stevie Wonder providing the entertainment.
On Thursday, June 26 2009 99% of the people I talked to swore the emperor was wearing clothes. [ Continue Reading ]
A sad day, Thursday June 25th, 2009. Michael Jackson, the man who revolutionized pop music, passes away after he was found not breathing by the LA Fire Department in his home. At the time this post is being written, he has thought to have passed away due to cardiac arrest. Michael was 50. I have compiled a few of my personal favorite MJ music videos and a couple photos for you to browse through in remembrance, please take a moment to enjoy these phenomenal pieces of music history. [ Continue Reading ]
If you think the caricatures you can get on the streets of New York City are good…you have not seen the work of Blake Loosli. He keeps a blog where you can see his work evolve from the basic sketch into the fully colored and shaded portrait. What makes Loosli’s work unique is that unlike [ Continue Reading ]