Things to do for November 11, 2015
Everlasting Tweets and Jon Hamm’s Suits
Sorry, Ms. Jackson, the weekend’s for real.
Al Pacino’s Grenade Launcher’s in Here
You: What’s this?
Us: A live auction. You know: costumes, props and such.
You: Like what?
Us: Jeff Bridges’s outfit from The Big Lebowski. Jon Hamm’s Mad Men suits. Al Pacino’s Scarface grenade launcher.
You: You had me at Lebowski.
Your Tweets, in Clay, Forever
These guys are taking the most ephemeral form of communication, translating it into cuneiform and stamping it into the most long-lasting medium known to man: yup, tweets on clay tablets. There’s a moral in here somewhere.
Fake Futures from the Guggenheim
This is just one of those first-ever online exhibitions from the Guggenheim wherein you receive a bunch of fake currency and invest it in a fake web-based stock market. Just one of those.
The Oscar for Best Trailer Goes To...
You may not see every movie up for an Oscar this year. But you’ll damn well see the previews. And so, Kempt has awarded Oscars by trailer to the categories that matter most: Achievement in Steely Gaze, Most Intense Commitment to Facial Hair, other very important categories...
An Underwater Museum, Is All
Somewhere in a Mediterranean seaside town in Turkey, divers in full scuba gear are exploring 110 submerged statues in Europe’s first underwater museum. Yep, that’s happening.