Mayor 1% vs. Chuy

Chicago's mayoral runoff election is chugging along. Here's some visuals.

Choose wisely.


Two Ads That Use the Prelude to Wagner's Das Rheingold [VIDEO]

There are surely many, many more. The original description of the Coke ad on its Youtube channel doesn't even mention the source of the music, instead characterizes it according to the "rocket launch" samples.


Panda Diplomacy [PHOTO]

A short post on the state of panda diplomacy -- the practice of gifting pandas in the service of building political alliances -- via Vox.