Una Mullally

Society, life and culture on the edge

Daily Digest

Brain food in the form of articles and more.

Wed, Mar 26, 2014, 12:46


Facebook is spending $2 billion on buying Oculus. Really? REALLY? Variety looks at the implications for Facebook + movies.

Portlandia activity book.

ArtRank uses metrics to figure out which emerging artists are hot.

Obama’s secret service agents are on the rip again.

Rejjie Snow talking to Dazed about Dublin

Interesting comments from Dan Healy about 2fm.

Happy birthday, Gloria Steinem. (photo via Wikimedia Commons.)

A recording of Foucault talking about the meaning of “parrhesia”.

Footage from the Fifty Shades Of Grey movie Isn’t that racy. Er, what’s the point of that?

Q&A with Girls showrunner Jenni Konner. Spoiler alert.

Bob Mankoff looks at 500 cartoons submitted to the New Yorker every week.