I’m a big fan of 99% Invisible, a podcast about design and architecture and… stuff. They rebroadcast a longer piece about U.N. Plaza in San Francisco, and it’s fascinating. I was living in Berkeley at the time much of this went down, and I was semi-unaware of it.
A post from the new desi blog, Brown Town, about Freddie Mercury.
My cousin Supriya has e-books in Hindi, Marathi, and Gujarati available. You know, for kids!
My very dear (but not so near) friend Charlotte has a new blog : Mary Magdalene Girl in which she will discuss gender and her un-diasporaing (not a word) by moving to Ireland.
Photos of yakuza. Unrelatedly, construction worker fashion in Japan.