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Mad Art Cast: Migraine Auras and Art

Hello and welcome to another fabulous episode of Mad Art Cast. This episode is about the science and art of migraines. Scroll down to listen or find us on iTunes! Cheers! Show notes: Here is a cool image of by Juno of Jupiter, google for more! Here is a link …

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Mad Quickies: Squirrel Girl TV Show, Oil Spill Eyes, Art Crimes and More!

Hello friends and lovers, it’s time for your mid-week Quickies. And there’s some weird ones here for you. Let’s begin. This seems to be everyone’s favorite new perfume advert. It’s… really good. -Via Ryan (video below as well) I love the illustration for this article about the armored, fish-eating, turtle-mimic …

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Mad Art Cast: Tsimané and What Makes Music Good

Sorry for the lateness of this companion post gang! Our brains are clearly in Summer-Mode. In this episode of the ‘cast, we talk about the universality of music. Specifically, the idea that particular chords and melodies are universally ‘sad’ or ‘happy’ to all cultures. Scientists and musicians have had differing …

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Mad Quickies: Mix Tape Coffee Table, Mr. Wizard Needs a Wacom Tablet, Art Crimes and More!

Whoa, hey there gang. It’s been… warm… lately (at least in my neck of the woods). But I’ve got some really cool (get it?) things to show you. So keep your chill (I’m so sorry) and check the Wednesday Quickies! It’s time for crime. ART CRIME. Women photographers are changing …

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Mad Quickies: Maki’s Guide to Zika, Luke Cage, Wooden Insects and More!

Hello friends. I feel like everything is getting stranger and stranger (to put it mildly), what with each day’s political news. So I offer you these mid-week Quickies as a respite- a place to hide away and enjoy things that are fun and beautiful and wonderous. Just for a little …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Art World Shadow Banking, Football Nerds, Tons of Art Crime and More!

Hey there gang. Today we’ve got beautiful things, scandalous things, sad things and fun things. Just like real life. Onward! THE ART CRIMES. You want MORE (alleged) art crimes? Well then feast your eyes on the shady world of auction houses acting as shadow banks. -Via Dr. Ray Here’s a …

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Mad Art Cast: Trump vs. Music

This week on the ‘Cast we talk about the strange world of musicians battling politicians over the use of their music during election campaigns. This seems to come up every election cycle, but it seems especially prominent with the rise of a certain real estate mogul. Here’s Ashley’s special Spotify …

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Mad Quickies: Pokémon Baby Names, Cosplaying at Work, Art Crimes and More!!!

Hey gang! It’s Wednesday and it’s time for your Quickies! This week, with the exception of Art Crimes, all of these links have been brought to you by our pal and link sender extraordinaire CriticalDragon. Thanks for the link love, CD! Cracked brings us the Lazy Man’s Guide To Writing …

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