Jacob Kaplan-Moss

15 items tagged “2008”

📌 Fimoculous.com - misc - 30 Most Notable Blogs of 2008

Some real gems in here. #

📌 Regret the Error » Crunks 2008: The Year in Media Errors and Corrections

Always a good read; make sure to get down to the bit about Novak. #

📌 Best of 2008 – Last.fm

Last.fm’s Best of 2008, based on listeners’ scrobble data. Totally awesome. #

📌 Rene Wanner's Poster Page / Shepard Fairey posters for Barack Obama

All the parodies in one place. #

📌 The Cartoon Lounge: Online Only: The New Yorker

New Yorker vs XKCD. As you might expect, XKCD wins hands-down, mostly for the final cartoon. #

📌 The Money Meltdown

Really good roundup of links to info about what the fuck’s going on. #

📌 First Presidential Debate - McCain and Obama - Video and Transcript - Election Guide 2008 - The New York Times #
📌 The scariest thing about Sarah Palin isn't how unqualified she is - it's what her candidacy says about America | The Smirking Chimp

What #

📌 McCain's Prickly TIME Interview - TIME

Christ, what an asshole! #

📌 Kansas Primary 2008 recap at Matt Croydon::Postneo

Matt’s been working on the JW’s election coverage for a few years now, and it’s getting *really* slick. To me, though, the most interesting part is in how Matt’s been able to track down clueful people at Douglas County and the Secretary of State; having a quick and clean source of data makes this process much, must easier. It strikes me that there really isn’t a whole lot of difference between Matt cultivating these relationships and a “traditional” journalist’s cultivation of sources. #

📌 blog.pmarca.com: An hour and a half with Barack Obama

Like Marc, I try not to put my political views online. Like Marc, I’m overwhelmingly impressed with Obama. After reading this, I’m even more impressed. #

📌 AMC Theatres Best Picture Showcase

AMC is showing all five Best Picture nominees back-to-back(-to-back-to-back-to-back). I’m not sure I could take twelve hours of moves in a row, but I have to saw I’m somewhat intrigued by getting to see all these fine films at once. #

📌 2008 Democratic Convention Watch: Superdelegate Endorsement List

Complete list of the 2008 DNC superdelegates. #

📌 Covering Kansas Democratic Caucus Results at Matt Croydon::Postneo

Matt explains how he and Christian brought election results to ten sites in under two days. I’m blown away by how awesome their coverage was, and with how quickly they pulled it together. Congrats! #

📌 Why 2008 Will Be An Awesome Year For Movies « FirstShowing.net

Man, looks like 2008 is going to a wonderful year for film. New moves by Michel Gondry, Richard Keylly, Darren Aronofsky, the Coen bros., a new Eastwood western, the new Batman movie, a remake of Get S.M.A.R.T., and — finally! — a new Indiana Jones! #