American Quran

An ongoing project to hand-transcribe the entire Qur'an according to historic Islamic traditions   and to illuminate the text with relevant scenes from contemporary American life. Five years in the making, the project has been inspired by a decade of extended travel in Islamic regions of the world and undertaken after extensive research.     Scroll down for the pictures.

In the past 100 years, Attorneys General have violated the Bill of Rights; engaged in political corruption and lawless acts while advocating "law and order"; endorsed abuses of power in the name of "national security”; and refused to cooperate with Congressional investigations of wrong doing. The list of controversial Attorneys General who have undermined their oath to uphold the Constitution of the United States is long and includes eight individuals who served from the time of the presidency of Woodrow Wilson to the presidency of Donald Trump.

A. Mitchel Palmer, Harry M. Daugherty, John N. Mitchell, William Barr, John Ashcroft, Alberto Gonzales, Jeff Sessions.

From Suicide to Weezer, Rick Ocasek knocked out a ton of great records, both famous and unknown.

Working with photographer Bob McMurtry, Ann began the practice of taking inanimate objects from installations and, in joining them to the body, changing their function and psychological relation. This process was documented in an ongoing photographic series from 1984-1992.

Drew Martin turned one of the pieces into a 3D printed vase.

Violence is Invisible

Violence is Invisible

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43 track A/V set (visuals by Weirdcore) featuring rare and unreleased material from Aphex Twin and affiliated monikers. On stage is a laptop, a modular synth, a 909, and a mysterious second person who is possibly his wife.

Sleek, sexy, and thoroughly updated for the 21st century. Plus Pino Palladino on bass!

Live @ Austin City Limits.

InfoWars and Goop are trying to sell you the same misinformed lifestyle.

An informative, passionate love letter to history's second most important drum machine. Although for me, 909 will always be #1.

This is delightful to watch, no matter who you are. Enjoy.

"This project examines English eel-rents from the 10th through the 17th centuries to help show both the extent and longevity of eel-rents as a part of the medieval English economy. Included are maps of eel-rents by century, estimates of the distances that rents travelled, and an educated guess about of the worth of eels in modern terms."

"Not only does [the way in which urban space is currently structured around the car] lead to congestion, it reduces quality of life with noise, pollution, and sprawl. To valorize Teslas is to simply want to continue the mistakes of the 20th century, keeping that basic organization of space the same while changing almost nothing. And as Singapore's Environment and Resources minister stated recently, it is systemic changes to things like public transportation that offer true change, not the "lifestyle" of a Tesla."

The former presidential candidate dropped in on an exhibition of the emails that fed a controversy which dogged her 2016 campaign.

A damning assessment of practices by MIT and the Media Lab which have ultimately been going on for 100 years.