21.05.09 by Jeff

See you at Pecha Kucha!

Tickets for tonight’s Pecha Kucha (Vancouver) sold out more than a week ago but if you got yourself tickets, I’ll see you there! I’ll be speaking LAST. Oh, come see me afterwards, I have gifts for you all!

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • i want some of those pins! (you should definitley sell them!)

  • Nice gifts. Wish I could see you speak but I live in PDX.

  • i wanna go there but i still have an information architecture class tonight, dammit.. ><

  • i found tickets! see you there jeff

  • p.s. good luck!

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  • Can you please mail me some of those!? I just live in Victoria!! I would LOVE some! I’ll mail you a self addressed envelope even!

  • daniela.

    i want a booooooom pin too.
    Come to spain to speak.
    i will hear you.
    But only to get my pin.
    :P

  • these ones were for people who came to the talk! i will have pins available shortly!!! don’t worry!!

  • daniela.

    i know iknow.

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  • Kyle

    Great Talk – Trevar Linder

  • You killed it last night … funniest PK Van speaker yet!

    • hahaa thanks kevin! i was really realllly stoked by the response from everybody!





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A selection of recent paintings by artist Amanda Brazier (click here for previous post). Not only are the paint pigments made from the soils where Brazier lives, her paintings emerge through stacking and weaving, processes meant to resemble the physical structures and textures of the home. See more images below.

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Are the Similarities Between Trump and Hitler TIME Covers Purely Coincidental?

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TIME Magazine has just announced their “Person of the Year” is Donald Trump. Twitter users were quick to point out the striking similarities between this cover, shot by photographer Nadav Kander, and the Adolf Hitler cover from April 1941. Hitler was also named “Person of the Year” in 1938.

In both images the subjects are seated in chairs, but as Fader points out, notice the ominous shadow on the wall, and the way the colour of the backdrop complements the suit. For reference you can look through the past “Person of the Year” covers here.

Many are also suggesting that the “M” in TIME gives Donald Trump the appearance of having devil horns. Are people reading too much into this or were these intentional decisions? Have a look at both cover images below.

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