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Archive for May, 2009

City On Steroids

China is building megacities like this at a pace and scale the world has never seen before. Chongqing has 12 million people and counting. It’s part of the central government’s plan to bring some of China’s economic boom to its impoverished interior province where three out of four Chinese live. Vanguard takes you on a whirlwind tour of the city—from inside a cramped boarding house where migrant workers to inside a starter apartment of China’s new class of yuppies; from inside ancient, crumbling teahouses to gleaming new car factories.

via Vanguard

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Jazz Liberatorz ft. Mos Def [2009]

The paradox of Choice

This is so friggin true. I can relate to this alot; sometime if there are too many options after I choose, I think about the option I could’ve picked instead. Do we have too many options?

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more about “Barry Schwartz – the paradox of choice“, posted with vodpod

In the Studio with Lil Wayne’s Mentor & Kanye West’s Mentor – Its About That Money

Weezy’s Mentor = Mikkey Halsted
Yeezy’s Mentor = No I.D.

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Gotta check one of the deepest raps I’ve ever listened to by Mikkey called Liquor Store

Nyle – Let the Beat Build

cool.

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via analog giant

Throwback of the Week: Johnny Appleseed [cartoon]

Cartoon on the life of one America’s legends and most generous individuals. I learned about him when I was in elementary and I’ve been interested in his life since.

Intro by Darth Vader.

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part 2:

M.I.A. on Bill Maher