Archive for November, 2011
Wednesday, November 16th, 2011 by Sean
The Earth is speaking to us (and loudly) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Nyamulagira, the busiest volcano in Africa, has become a regular tourist attraction over the past week. Volcano types say this beast may be the biggest eruption we’ve had in some hundred years. They also posit Nyamulagira will be spewing lava, ash and smoke for weeks, so it’s not too late to pick up that plane ticket.
Tuesday, November 15th, 2011 by Sean
Monday, November 14th, 2011 by Nimesh
You may remember a close friend of Goodosphere known as Christopher Mulhern. Well, he exists no longer! In his place, the Mountain Bike Idiot. MTBIdiot took a moment out of one of his banana-less mountain biking trips to tell the Goodosphere audience a joke. Ernie and Bert have also told a version of this joke, but they aren’t on mountain bikes, so why would you even click on this?
Friday, November 11th, 2011 by Sean
Thursday, November 10th, 2011 by Sean
“If they call you an asshole, you challenge them! If they call you a lover, you prove it to them!”
Wednesday, November 9th, 2011 by Sean
Santa Cruz has its annual Indian summer in late October. It’s a glorious few weeks where people play hooky, paint the town red and bask in rare sunny mornings and hot afternoons. Goodosphere’s own Nimbus 2000 was in the 831 this year to document some of the glory. Here’s a slice of what he saw:
Tuesday, November 8th, 2011 by Sean
At Goodosphere we don’t advertise. You can change that now by… J/K Rowling! We like the clean space reserved for nothing but the good. That being said, anyone should be able to appreciate a good advertisement now and again, especially one crafted with the help of his or her favorite directors, musicians or actors. Here are two exemplary cuts, both fresh and vintage:
Nike (featuring the late, crazed Dennis Hopper):
Monday, November 7th, 2011 by Sean
Coco spent last week broadcasting his show from New York City. He brought Triumph the Insult Comic Dog along to work the crowds. The foul-mouthed, one-track minded canine found an especially captive one down at Zuccotti Park. The joke telling and prank-pulling quickly ensued…
Friday, November 4th, 2011 by Sean
Thursday, November 3rd, 2011 by Sean
Thanks, Layne Murdoch/Getty Images and the Post du Canada.