Journal, Words

Fire with Fire. (A letter to America)

I woke up this morning and the first thing I saw was a video on the police victims of the Dallas shooting on Facebook. In turn I had to write something, because it really got to me and I couldn’t get back to sleep without saying something: “Fighting fire with fire will only set the world […]

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My Apartamento: George Lois – NOWNESS

Inside the Greenwich pad of the revolutionary graphic designer and inspiration for Mad Men ” The latest subject of NOWNESS’s series with Apartamento magazine is celebrated art director and self-described “graphic communicator” George Lois. Known for designing 92 covers of men’s magazine Esquire during his ten-year tenure there, and working to create the iconic “I Want My […]

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Muhammad Ali

MUHAMMAD ALI REFUSES ARMY INDUCTION On April 28, 1967, boxing champion Muhammad Ali refuses to be inducted into the U.S. Army and is immediately stripped of his heavyweight title. Ali, a Muslim, cited religious reasons for his decision to forgo military service. Born Cassius Marcellus Clay, Jr., in Louisville, Kentucky, on January 14, 1942, the […]

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