The only way we can really change anything is to look in the mirror and find no enemy.
Earth Pilgrim | Sacha Dean Biyan
Documenting Indigenous Tribes & Human Rights
Not a unique story, but it should still make you smile.
A portrait of Southwestern Louisana’s Balfa Brothers, ambassadors of traditional Cajun music to the world. Filmed in Louisiana between 1978 and 1981, the film focuses on the surviving brother fiddler Dewey Balfa and his efforts to continue playing and performing his family’s traditional music after the sudden death of his brothers Rodney and Will in a traffic accident. Les Blues de Balfa.
Did you know Loren Bouchard not only created Bobs Burgers, but also wrote the theme song? Listen as he breaks it down layer by layer.
Nautilus asks: Can You Identify These Cities From Their Light Signatures?
Favored Indigenous Music: XIT, Silent Warrior Album. Mari Boine Persen, Goaskin Viellja. Contemporary Native Radio. My birth mother, you see, was Juarez, aka Juarez Shaw. Chiricahua Apache. Birth father? Dead or fleet of foot.
"Aw jeez, here we go again."
Say, anyone else anxiously awaiting the season 2 premiere (July 11) of Hemlock Grove? Yeah, well, i’ve always been a fan of quirky and senseless. And Fargo? One has to be particularly skewed. Fortunately, many of us are, and stuck out the first silly minutes, until the quirky could attach itself.
Mishka Henner is a Brussels-born photographic artist living and working in Manchester, England. Seen here is an image from her series of US feedlots, which are photographed by satellites orbiting Earth. Each image is composed of hundreds of high-resolution satellite images of each location stitched together to create large prints. (More info on feedlots at Wikipedia and Factory Farming.)
"In order to pay for his son Cole’s life-saving surgery, he transported meth. But he got caught. Eighteen years later, his family, and the man who prosecuted him, are still working to set him free." The Life Sentence of Dicky Joe Jackson and His Family by J. Malcolm Garcia.
Brené Brown invites you to Meet Gavin Aung Than.
Art by Blu, Made By ABVH.
This song is, indeed, quite fabulous. Frank Ocean, ‘Hero’ (feat. Diplo, Mick Jones & Paul Simonon).
"Not telling you how to do your job, NASA, but you’d get a lot more viewers if you’d schedule these eclipses during prime time." Tim Siedell
Butter lambs. Homemade Polish sausage. Chocolate bunnies. Snow. Such are the trappings of this day.
Remarkable example of urban farming, designed by Studio Segers. Various modules (chicken coop, rabbit hutch, vegetable & herb gardens, compost box, rainwater collection, garden tools storage) are flat packed and easily assembled.