(the "p(HiLo)sophical blog" dedicated to highbrow AND lowbrow culture, but NEVER middlebrow, seen previously here
) every August does a series of posts with a "(something) Your Enthusiasm" theme. In 2011, it was Jack Kirby for "Kirb Your Enthusiasm"
, in 2012, it was Captain Kirk for "Kirk Your Enthusiasm"
, in 2013, it was Very Old School Hip-Hop for "Herc* Your Enthusiasm"
and this year, it's a mini-essay a day about specific typefaces: "KERN YOUR ENTHUSIASM"
. [more inside]
A look at the phenomenon of "dabbing" and concentrated cannabis
(butane hash oil, or BHO) - its potency, legality, and its exclusion from the 2013 Emerald Cup - from a Humboldt County perspective, courtesy of the Lost Coast Outpost.
In pot-friendly towns like Arcata, it's got the streets on fire.
'Often, we try to repair broken things in such a way as to conceal the repair and make it “good as new.” But the alternative “better than new” aesthetic—that a conspicuous, artful repair
actually adds value' - on kintsugi, the art of beautiful repair. [more inside]