THE 7 THINGS THAT HAPPEN WHEN YOU ARE COMPLETELY HONEST: Yet another James Altucher piece. If you've ever written anything that had your friends asking if you were suicidal, this one's for you. Not that I'd know anything about that....
As a startup veteran (or like a jealous ex?), I keep my eyes on tech funding. Then I'm reminded of some of the reasons why I am currently on the lam. Here's one: Q1 VC exits are at a long-range low right now, with only 8 this year so far. Allow me to translate this: Bad ideas are no longer getting funded. Neither are that many good ones. N.B. If you work at a place that has a cubicle for you to sit in, that is no longer a start-up and this does not apply to you.
A PRACTICAL UTOPIAN'S GUIDE TO THE COMING COLLAPSE: This is an intricate read from the latest edition of The Baffler. It questions everything you know about revolution and social change.
Why are we all sitting around live-tweeting the apocalypse?
Tiphanie Brooke a.k.a. ANTIGIRL is an LA-based artist. Maybe you've seen her hearts around Sunset Junction?? I connected with her on instagram after posing in front of one of them and fell in love.
If someone proclaims themselves to be "dope as fuck," whatever they put out better be other worldly. Luckily, Tyler the Creator is a genius madmen and here's his latest track called "IFHY." A few seconds in and the acronym should be...pretty clear. It's featuring Pharell and it is ludicrous and amazing.