What we're talkin' about this week...
// We Deserve a Better Song of Summer via Vulture //
Amanda Dobbins makes a pretty strong case on why Iggy Azalea's "Fancy" is a weak summer anthem. Don't get us wrong, we won't say NO to it buuuuut we gotta agree that last year's Icona Pop hit "I Love It" blows it out of the water.
// The Daily Routines of 26 of History's Most Creative Minds via Co.Design //
We have endless debates and research behind notions of creativity and how the individual uses their creative abilities best. These infographics, created with material from Mason Currey's Daily Rituals: How Artists Work, examine the lifestyle habits behind brilliant minds ranging from Maya Angelou to Mozart to Kurt Vonnegut.
// Ask Andrew W.K via Village Voice //
This could easily be included in a weekly list of links to read, because Andrew W.K.'s advice is spot on in its earnestness, truthfulness and compassionate nature each Wednesday he answers a question. We recommend starting with his heart-breaking response on dealing with a friend's death and reading the archives from there.