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The 24-Hour Game Show Marathon

The 24-Hour Game Show Marathon

Interview conducted and written by Corissa Poley This is the second episode in the Queries Quintus series with WHALE; interviews with artists and writers containing five (quintus, in Latin) basic conversational queries.  Cory Anotado has loved game shows since he was 4 years old. In recent years, he’s used his talents and skills as a...
**Stuff We Love: Any.DO

**Stuff We Love: Any.DO

The little iPhone app that does. By Corissa Poley Admittedly, I am a terrible to-do-er. I have lists all over my desk from various clients and projects, but none of them are ever gathered in one place. In an attempt to organize my life better, I infrequently download new iPhone apps that are supposedly going...
**Stuff We Love: Cinemagram

**Stuff We Love: Cinemagram

By Sarah Caouette Have you ever had that dream where time stops and everything around you—the ticking clock, the flock of birds flying above your head, the water pouring from the kitchen spout—are all frozen, and in this weird worm-hole of a world, you are the only thing or being mobilized—free to walk among the...
**Stuff We Love: Deth P. Sun's Illustrations

**Stuff We Love: Deth P. Sun’s Illustrations

Deth P. Sun’s charming and macabre illustrations drew us to him like flies to honey. We love his artwork! Click on the thumbnail to see a larger image.   We love Deth P. Sun this week! His illustrative paintings and short “zines” are captivating, admittedly leaving the viewer wondering about the story behind them. Particularly...
**Stuff We Love: The Letters of Beatrix Potter

**Stuff We Love: The Letters of Beatrix Potter

This week’s Stuff We Love is written by Corissa Poley   This last week, a bit of personal nostalgia was unearthed on the Internet via TinyLetter’s Letters of Note blog, where we discovered some of the early images and handwritten short stories by Beatrix Potter. I’m not sure if anyone else grew up with this, but...
**Stuff We Love: Velociraptor! Cannibalism!

**Stuff We Love: Velociraptor! Cannibalism!

We were wandering the internet, as Whales often do these days (Like anyone else… Come on, it’s the digital age!) and found this: Okay, just kidding. But partially. We found a new board game on the web that’s titled Velociraptor! Cannibalism! and we read a bit about it. It’s pretty rad. Basically during the game you,...
**Stuff We Love: Genevieve Godbout

**Stuff We Love: Genevieve Godbout

We love Genevieve Godbout. Her charming pencil drawings show whimsical, fun scenes and her knack for sweet faces is awesome. We really enjoyed paging through her blog, and we hope she puts up some prints soon in her Etsy shop. Genevieve grew up in Quebec, Canada and spent 3 years in Montreal studying traditional animation....