Monthly Archives: September 2010

‘Gheegle’ and other words that don’t exist in the English language

‘Gheegle’ and other words that don’t exist in the English language

From BlackBook: L’esprit de escalier: (French) The feeling you get after leaving a conversation, when you think of all the things you should have said. Translated it means “the spirit of the staircase.” Waldeinsamkeit: (German) The feeling of being alone in the woods. Meraki: (Greek) Doing something with soul, creativity, or love. Forelsket: (Norwegian) The(…)

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Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi ‘To Be Released’ — (I’m not holding my breath).

Burma’s Aung San Suu Kyi ‘To Be Released’ — (I’m not holding my breath).

From Sky News: Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi will be released in November just days after the first election there in two decades, officials say. The Nobel Peace laureate has been detained for most of the last 20 years since winning the country’s last poll in 1990. Unnamed sources told the AFP news(…)

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Maurizio Cattelan’s middle finger displayed in front of Milan Stock Exchange…

Maurizio Cattelan’s middle finger displayed in front of Milan Stock Exchange…

From designboom: the most recent and much discussed artwork by maurizio cattelan arrived today in milan’s piazza affari, in front of the italian stock exchange building. the controversial monument is made in marble, about 4 meters high and has been allocated on a base that brings the sculpture to a total height of 11 meters.(…)

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You have 918915 friend requests.

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Advertising Agency: Publicis Conseil, France Executive Creative Chairman: Olivier Altmann Copywriter: Olivier Dermaux Art Director: Matthieu Vinciguerra Account Team: Gaëlle Morvan, Manuella Perche Photographer: Reza Behnam Published: April 2009 Media: Outdoor and Press Previously on Wonderbra: Today’s excellent Wonderbra ad brought to you by Publicis Frankfurt… Wonderbra — The Big Reveal More Wonderbra ads —(…)

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9 Spanish anti-drug ads

9 Spanish anti-drug ads

9 ads from Ramón Rubial – Fundación Españoles en el Mundo, the Foundation for Spanish people all over the world. The campaign warns Spanish tourists about the dangers of doing (and getting busted for) drugs abroad. Beautiful work. Links to higher rez versions can be found here.   Cuba  Denmark  El Salvador  Greece  Liberia  Thailand (…)

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