The difference between Benjamin Parzybok and every other Portland “creative”? He actually makes his crazy ideas happen.
• Gumball Poetry: a literary journal published in capsules and distributed via gumball machines.• Operation Peachblow: an immersive, citywide scavenger hunt that attempts to create an altern ...
As we laid our heads upon our pillows last night, long past bedtime, the still, quiet air seemed like a blank slate. Unfamiliar feelings of hope , optimism --sheesh, fucking patriotism , of all things--swelled and crested, and our eyes moistened, over and over and over.
We woke to find that it had not been a dream.
The chilly drizzle outside was balanced by our mornin...
Gift Guide, drops on November 26th, and you, O Shopper, can look forward to reading all about the cream of the high-tech cream. (in addition to the cream of books, music, sporting goods, kitchen items, etc...)
Here's a preview roundup of some of the wildest gadgety cluttering the blogosphere. Much of this is still in the realm of prototype or commercial-only applications, but gi...
And the Japanese once again corner the market on novelty . Insert your probe of choice into the plastic orifice and watch a digital silhouette bat at what appears to be a panda on a yo-yo . Entertainment value aside, let it suffice to say that I would feel somewhat uncomfortable ...
As Obama's lead looks more and more solid, expressing righteous indignation over McCain's VP choice feels kind of like beating a dead horse . And yet as a comedic goldmine , I sense great depths yet unplumbed .
BREAKING NEWS FROM THE FUTURE! On Friday, Nov. 7, CNNBC revealed that the McCain/Palin ticket triumphed thanks to the single goddamn uncast vote of WW's very own web editor, Ian Gillingham , as seen in the video below:
UPDATE! Forget Vampire Weekend—looks like we have Zombie Weekend coming up. After you nail your undead Thriller moves on Saturday (see original post below), draaag your feet down to Pioneer Courthouse Square on Sunday to reprise the role for the Portland Zombie Walk . More