Weekly Bibliography: 8.1.14


Happy Friday everyone! Holy moly, it’s August. I just got a little freaked out when I typed 8/1 in the post title. Where has this summer gone?!

What are you up to this weekend? The house projects are continuing this weekend. We’re painting…again, but just the hallway and guest bedroom this time, so it should go by a lot faster. It’s also Lollapalooza this weekend in Chicago, and the city is buzzing with festival-goers and aftershows galore!

Here are some lovely links to ring in the weekend:

Airbnb recently launched a redesign and its new logo has received quite a bit of controversy (also here). What do you think it looks like?

Headed to Lolla this weekend? Here’s a guide chock full of tips & tricks to have the most fun during one of the craziest weekends in the city.

A fascinating, and heartbreaking piece from National Geographic on the new face of hunger.

15 things you may not have known about Scream I had no idea about #13. Scream is one of my all-time favorite horror movies! Wes Craven is a genius.

An interesting piece from Quartz on the future of streaming music.

Do you have digital eye strain? An infographic. I’ve definitely suffered from this on occasion!

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