The Interview Series // 30

Scott Thomas, also known as Simple Scott, was the Design Director who helped to get Barack Obama elected as American president in 2008. Scott is not your typical designer, that much is true, although the typical designer should certainly be more like Scott. He's an incredibly articulate and clear thinker heavily influenced by architecture, modernism and the human experience. All of which make his work completely utilitarian in the best way possible; people seem to interact with the websites ... Read More! »


The Interview Series // 27

  Mike Sacks is a comedy writer who has done a good thing. After spending years writing words (both funny and serious) for Vanity Fair, Esquire, The New Yorker, McSweeney’s, and Vice, among others, he interviewed twenty-six comedy writing greats and packaged the result into a book--a terrific book of incredible genius, may we add. And Here's the Kicker is full of only the best advice interviews can give. Those interviewed include Al Jaffee from Mad Magazine, Todd Hanson from The ... Read More! »


The Interview Series // 24

Most interviews we read in magazines are shit. It's what inspires us to do what we do. That and other magazines that do brilliant interviews. Magazines like SneakerFreaker - Melbourne's very own incredibly good and culturally important international publishing success. Founded, edited and owned by the original sneaker freaker himself, Woody has built SF into a global behemoth. He's also seen his fair share of young upstarts float through his office, lived and worked overseas, moved from ... Read More! »


The Monday Morning WHIP // 23

It's not often Stan makes an example of us. He is our mentor after all - he can say what he wants. Last time he wasn't happy we were making excuses. We learned our lesson and thanked him for it. But today he's using one of us as an example of what can be done. We know that next week we might not be so lucky, so we'll take this in our stride and get on with it. I read a great interview the other day, with a fashionable young hipster who is well known around this parish. This kid’s ... Read More! »


The Interview Series // 12 (Part One)

Have you ever been jet-lagged? We have. It sucks balls. You wander around aimlessly for days and people say things like, 'wow man, you look like a zombie'. Thanks friend. Thanks a lot. And you look like an asshole. When Toby Moore and Selena McKenzie rocked up to an inner-Melbourne bar for this interview, they looked like friggin' zombies. We caught them on a weeklong whirlwind tour of their old hometown before flying back to their snug offices (above) at the 'world famous' ad agency Fallon ... Read More! »