The Midnight Brew

Good conversations at the best virtual diner on the Internet.

The Midnight Brew is a podcast hosted by Cailean Babcock out of Osaka, Japan, at the best virtual diner on the internet. Episodes feature interviews with inspiring individuals from around the world, as well as discussions about creativity, art, movies, current events and culture. Released every other Friday at midnight Japan Standard Time.

Apple's New-and-improved Emoji

The new, politically-correct emojis in the latest iOS update highlight a problem that never occurred to me: apparently a lot of people were offended that they were forced - forced, I tell you! - to post their thumbs-up in a color that did not match their own particular shade or hue.

And yet smileys are still left in their original, obviously-racist dandelion yellow. The humanity.