A ship calls for battle stations with blaring sirens and red strobe lights. The crew is unable to function. A UX designer is belatedly hired— @HardSciFiMovies
Inside Tempelhof airport
Somewhere underneath Tempelhof …
But most of us do not yet understand that news is to the mind what sugar is to the body. News is easy to digest. The media feeds us small bites of trivial matter, tidbits that don’t really concern our lives and don’t require thinking. That’s why we experience almost no saturation. Unlike reading books and long magazine articles (which require thinking), we can swallow limitless quantities of news flashes, which are bright-coloured candies for the mind. Today, we have reached the same point in relation to information that we faced 20 years ago in regard to food. We are beginning to recognise how toxic news can be.
A lot of interesting points in this article on how following the news affects our behaviour, cognition, creativity and also our bodies. Recommended read.
The hilarious “Going to the store” get’s a sequel, this time this… thing… is “Late for a meeting”
Probably one of the best live versions of this song out there.
Actually discovered this band through Buzzfeed, but I like it a lot.