Politics & Design

united we stand!

In a festival of imagination and colors, “we the people” of the world united their artistic efforts and creativity around a common muse: Bush. Never before has a U.S. president evoked such an outpouring of artistic inspiration abroad. With his…

Carlin concurs: junk the MPAA!

While jungle[8] reflected on the life and achievements of the late George Carlin in recent days, the subject of censorship was brought up. One of Carlin’s most memorable stand-up comedy routines—Dirty Words—challenged American society’s (and the FCC’s) puritanical censorship practices.…

bottle cap censorship

You may have picked up today’s Los Angeles Times and read an article entitled—“‘Legal Weed’ is just beer, but Feds want to cap sales” by Eric Baily. It tells an alarming story of government oppression, censorship, and wasting of tax…

Debacle Accomplished!

The White House has officially admitted their “Mission Accomplished” banner displayed aboard the aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln on May 1st 2003 wasn’t, as we say in the jungle, an “authentic message.” For those who don’t recall, this was the…

Take back the city?

The American dream prescribes we strive to purchase our very own piece of land. With the white picket fence and the backyard for our kids and pets to play. But in urban settings where most inhabitants live in apartments and…