High-tech fashion startup AlbertMing generated serious buzz in 2011, launching their label with revolutionary menswear Naked Suits and Arctic Shirts. With awesome celebrity & press endorsements in the bag, they are poised to own the moment in 2012.
I didn't know Mr. Hellman by name until his passing, but he has clearly touched many aspects of many lives, including mine. A musician, athlete, financier, and philanthropist, he was truly a great San Franciscan and human being.
The earthquake, tsunami, and nuclear disaster that rocked northeast Japan instantly changed its landscape and people. As stories unfolded, Japanese media remained cautious in their coverage, while social and world media broadcast tragic details.
The Internet collectively fought back today. Thousands of sites went dark. Thousands of people gathered in protest. The result? 13 Senators switched from supporting the legislation to opposing it. A great victory, but the battle continues.