Links for 3.24.09: Hipster Depression, vodka gummis, Neil Young…
by Josh Kimball
*Economy: Forget the recession, there’s a Hipster Depression. With beards. And toenails, I’m sure.
*Newspapers: Examine this NYT visualization of newspapers size and indicating the dire straits some are in. Also, here’s a list of newspapers the Silicon Alley Insider thinks will survive the financial meltdown. I don’t mean to sound unappreciative, but I don’t appreciate the Star Tribune at all. OK, I meant to say that. [waxy]
*Twitter: A song about Twitter. On a blog. Reading those words, I hate the English language for its flexibility. And myself. [shorties] Also, check out this list of the 50 Best Rock Star Twitters from Stereogum. Also, I’ve been following @arjunbasu, one of the subjects of this article, for several monhts. What he’s doing works.
*Today’s links: D+. Not enough quips. Or interesting shit. Pass the gummi bears.