The Isolated Vocal Tracks of the Talking Heads’ “Once In A Lifetime” Turn David Byrne into a Wild-Eyed Holy Preacher

Same as it ever was Same as it ever was Same as it ever was …until you isolate the vocal tracks, above. Talking Heads’ Afrobeat-inflected “Once In A Lifetime ” has become one of the band’s most iconic numbers. Even casual fans are prone to aping lead singer David Byrne’s shouty, freaked out preacher man delivery, […]

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How Does Language Shape the Way We Think? Cognitive Scientist Lera Boroditsky Explains

Imagine a jellyfish waltzing in a library while thinking about quantum mechanics. “If everything has gone relatively well in your life so far,” cognitive scientist Lera Boroditsky says in the TED Talk above, “you probably haven’t had that thought before.” But now you have, all thanks to language, the remarkable ability by which “we humans […]

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Visit the Largest Collection of Frida Kahlo’s Work Ever Assembled: 800 Artifacts from 33 Museums, All Free Online

Some films achieve the rare feat of being both colorful escapist fantasy and artful means of reconnecting us with our imperiled humanity. Pixar’s wonderful, animated Coco is such a film, “an exploration of values,” writes Jia Tolentino at The New Yorker, “a story of a multigenerational matriarchy, rooted in the past—whereas real life, these days, feels […]

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John Bonham Reincarnated as an Eight-Year-Old Drum Prodigy: Watch Yoyoka Soma Play Led Zeppelin’s “Good Times Bad Times”

On her Vimeo page, Yoyoka Soma, an eight-year-old-drumming prodigy, tells you everything you need to know to appreciate this video. Her blurb, accompanying the video above, reads as follows: My name is Yoyoka Soma. I am 8 year old Japanese drummer. When I was a just small baby, my parents had a home studio and […]

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