A bizarre moment: here's a picture of Shahjehan Khan of The Kominas reading the new Yellowbuzz blog post on The Kominas' show in DC on Fourth of July. This picture is posted on Flickr as a part of the "Taqwatour" photostream created by Taqwatweet. Of course, YellowBuzz found out about this photostream through Twitter.
Media gazing back on media: Is this an example of what Jean Baudrillard calls "the era of simulation"?
Here's a nerdy one: How does indie media figure into the era of simulation [after Baudrillard] or "pre-programmed, objectively existing associations" [Lev Manovitch, The Language of New Media]? This is my flash-response to Zachary Colbert's post "The Era of Simulation: Consequences of a Digital Revolution" on the Adbusters blog.
Finally, Peter T, what do you think?