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Behind the Scenes at the Puppy Bowl

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Two days from now isn’t just Super Bowl Sunday — it’s also Puppy Bowl Sunday! (And Kitten Halftime Show Sunday, but that doesn’t roll off the tongue quite so nicely.) The production is usually taped here in NYC in late October. I got to attend the . . . → Read More: Behind the Scenes at the Puppy Bowl

Is a Clever Design Automatically a Good Design?

Where do we draw the line between style and substance? Between endearing and enduring? Between a clever design and a good design?

I’ve been thinking a lot about those questions after seeing a uniform concept that was recently posted on Twitter by a Minnesota graphic designer named Allan Peters. He said, “To prove what . . . → Read More: Is a Clever Design Automatically a Good Design?

Time for the Uni Watch Super Bowl Preview

The photo above, from a 2018 game, is a good approximation of how this Sunday’s Super Bowl will look (and, I hope, is also a good representation of the outcome). But of course there will be lots of uni-related sub-plots and to consider, and I’ve broken down a bunch of them in my annual . . . → Read More: Time for the Uni Watch Super Bowl Preview

Beast Mode: Company Turns Pets Into NFL Players

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If you want to pretend that your pet is a football player — and really, who doesn’t? — you have plenty of options. Unfortunately, as you can see above, most of those options aren’t particularly convincing.

Recently, however, I have stumbled upon something remarkable . . . → Read More: Beast Mode: Company Turns Pets Into NFL Players