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The End of the McConnaissance, Edward Snowbot and an Ode to Bill Cunningham

  • Kempt Staff
The End of the McConnaissance, Edward Snowbot and an Ode to Bill Cunningham

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Drive My Car: Quartz wonders whether the once-sexy Cadillac can become cool again.

Young, Wild and Free: New York examines Edward Snowden’s surprisingly free life as an exile in Russia.

In Focus: Hilton Als pens a powerful tribute to legendary fashion photographer Bill Cunningham, who passed away this past Saturday.

Over Time: The Ringer proclaims that the McConnaissance is officially over.

Show and Tell: Dior offers a glimpse at how a giant fashion show gets made.

The Demise of Vinyl, Nathan’s Hot Dogs and the “Booty Call”

  • Kempt Staff
The Demise of Vinyl, Nathan’s Hot Dogs and the “Booty Call”

Today’s must-reads from around the Internet.

Record Scratch: The Hollywood Reporter breaks the news that HBO has abandoned prestige project Vinyl after only one season.

Hotline Bling: Esquire investigates the lost history of the “booty call.”

Dog Days: The Daily Beast tells the story of how Nathan Handwerker became the hot dog king.

Tech Burger: NPR has the scoop on Silicon Valley’s latest invention, a bloody plant burger that may just be as good as the real thing.

Zoom Car: Bentley claims to have taken the world’s most extraordinary car photo with 53,000,000,000 pixels that allows you to zoom all the way in on details as intricate as the seat stitching.

Maximalism, Lonely Music Festivals and Einstein’s Favorite Leather Jacket

  • Kempt Staff
Maximalism, Lonely Music Festivals and Einstein’s Favorite Leather Jacket

Todays must-reads from around the Internet.

Take Your Pick: GQ shares some solid examples of minimalist and maximalist interior design.

Wise Guy: Put This On investigates Einstein’s favorite leather jacket.

Tune In: Hypebeast takes a look back on the Gorillaz' legacy.

Smoke Signals: Cool Material shows you how to turn any grill into a smoker.

Fest Assured:One Vice writer discusses the particular sadness of attending a music festival alone.