Monday, February 27, 2012

Shepard Fairey Pleads Guilty

Shepard Fairey, the Los Angeles street artist, has entered a guilty plea in his criminal case with the Associated Press. The artist pled guilty in a New York court to one count of criminal contempt for destroying documents, manufacturing evidence and other misconduct in his case involving his "Hope" poster of Barack Obama.

Wednesday, February 22, 2012

the Scream

The Scream expected to fetch $80 million when it is auctioned this spring... only version with a frame hand-painted by the artist.

Thursday, February 16, 2012


In my always ongoing attempts at eating better I have been reading the WholeFoods blog - it's packed with really good information about nutrition and good habits. There's some info on what's on sale and stuff too, but mostly good tips on eating better. Check it out here. WholeFoods blog.

Monday, February 13, 2012


my absolute favorite comic rag as a kid, the hollywood movie - notsomuch. I loved Ghost Rider, got me through some tough pre-adolescent times. So reading this is sad and frustrating on a personal level as well as from a copyright point of view.

"Marvel forces Ghost Rider creator to stop saying he's Ghost Rider creator.
After nearly five years of bitter and depressing legal back-and-forth only slightly ameliorated by the fact that it concerned a biker with a flaming skull, Marvel has won a lawsuit that forces Ghost Rider creator Gary Friedrich to stop identifying himself as “Ghost Rider creator Gary Friedrich,” simply because he is the creator of Ghost Rider."

Wednesday, February 8, 2012

Friday, February 3, 2012

Google's New Privacy

Interesting stuff to consider....
"Up until March 1, 2012, the data Google collected on you when you used YouTube was carefully cabined away from your other Google products. So, in effect, Google could use data they collected on YouTube to improve and customize the users’ YouTube experience, but couldn’t use the data to customize and improve user experience on, say, Google+."