Monday, March 03, 2014

Twit Links: January and February 2014

By Pauly
Los Angeles, CA


Behold... the things I tweet'd.

I shared these tweet-worthy links for some reason or another during the first two months of 2014. FYI... these links do not include my own shit like Vines, Instagram, blog posts, etc.
News
Suspect Arrested in 1978 JFK Lufthansa Heist [Fox]
Snorting Smarties Alarming Trend [CBS12]
What Big Brothers Sees About You Using Your Location Data [Activist Post]
Cormac McCarthy's Ex-Wife Pulls Gun From Vagina During Argument About Aliens [UpRoxxx]


Good Long Reads
Recluse Lives in Midtown NYC Hotel for Decades [Smithsonian]
Diary of a 24-Hour Dive Bar [Punch]
One-Percent Jokes and Plutocrats in Drag: What I Saw When I Crashed a Wall Street Secret Society [NY Mag]


Social Media
Generation Like (Doug Rushkoff Frontline Documentary) [PBS]
The Problem with Facebook; Treating Members As Advertisers [YouTube]


Literature, Journalism, and Writers
Midnight in Dostoevsky by Don Delillo [New Yorker]
Shattered Glass: Fraud Journalism and Stephen Glass [Vanity Fair]
A 2013 Book List by Matt Matros [Tumblr]
Why Writers Are the Worst Procrastinators: Psychology of Waiting [The Atlantic]
Wheaton's Law Revisited (Guest Post by Brad Willis) [Wil Wheaton Blog]
How Much My Novel Cost Me (by Emily Gould)[Medium]


Drugs and Art
Self-Portraits on Every Drug [Bryan Lewis Sauders]
Self-Portrait Before/After LSD [Web Burgr]
The Last Crack Hipster [New York Observer]
Fifteen years Smoking Crack [Slate]


Film, TV and Hollyweird
Recreating Bosom Buddies Intro [YouTube]
Cheers: The Lost Super Bowl Scene [Ken Levine]
Review: Inside Llewlyn Davis [Fraggin' Aardvark]
Oral History of Ghostbusters [Esquire]
Can You Dig It?? The Warriors: 35 Years Later [Esquire]
Cameron Crowe on Philip Seymour Hoffman [The Uncool]
The Broken-Down Grace of Bill Murray [The Dissolve]
So Money: Oral History of the Making of Swingers [Grantland]
Controversial Jeopardy Champ Arthur Chu Tells His Story [A.V. Club]
Jeopardy's New Game-Theory Devotee Is One to Keep an Eye On [The Wire]
NYC Filming Locations for the Godfather, Then and Now [Scouting New York]
Madder Than Hell: How Network Anticipated Contemporary Media [The Atlantic]
How Office Space Influenced an Entire Generation Thought About the Workplace [Flavor Wire]


Los Angeles
City Lights: LA [Vimeo]
The Periodic Table of L.A. [Mandatory]
No Regrets: I Can't Stand New York [Splice Today]


Sports, Sportsbetting, and Gaming
Norman Mailer, Sportswriter [The Atlantic]
Basketball, Football and Hockey Are All the Same Game [Slate]
What I Think About Jerry Jones [Nolan Dalla]
The Angry Last Days of Ty Cobb [L.A. Times]
The Oracle of Ice Hockey [The Atlantic]
Sheldon Adelson’s Internet Jihad [Politico]
Time to Rescind Nevada's Ban on Olympics Betting [Gaming Today]
TED: Understanding Chess Mastery by Jen Shahade [YouTube]
Mob Rat Says New Jersey's 'Gotti' Go for Legal Sports Gambling [NY Daily News]
Truth and Consequences: Reflections on the Grantland Controversy [crAAKKer]


Music
Interview: Jerry Garcia [YouTube]
Chart: The Walrus Was Paul [Twitter]
Beatles: 1964 Press Conference at JFK Airport [Nifty Nibblets]
Trey's Guitars [Google Docs]
Lynyrd Skynyrd: Live at Winterland 1975 [YouTube]
Sly Stone's Higher Power [Vanity Fair]
Bluegrass Version of 'Enter Sandman' [YouTube]
The Allman Brothers Story by Cameron Crowe (1973) [Rolling Stone]
Lyrics of Johnny Cash's 'I've Been Everywhere' Mapped Out [Open Culture]
Neural Substrates of Spontaneous Musical Performance: An fMRI Study of Jazz Improvisation [PLOS One]


Podcasts
Interview: Father John Mistyi [WTF Podcast with Marc Maron]
Interview: Yakov Smirnoff [WTF Podcast]
Interview: Jon Ronson [WTF Podcast]
Silverback Gorilla vs. Grizzly Bear Reprise [Behind the Bets Podcast]
B.S. Report: William Goldman Interview [Grantland]
The Moment by Brian Koppleman: Marc Maron Interview [Grantland]
The Moment by Brian Koppleman: Chuck Klosterman Interview [Grantland]
Jazz's Influence on the Beat Generation [Sound Opinions]

As always, follow me on twitter.... @TaoPauly. I created an account for the new novel... @PeachesNovel. I also have other accounts for @DopeStories, @CoventryMusic, and @OcelotSports.

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