Koko, The “Talking” Gorilla
By Tao Lin
KokoPix is a “photo blog” created 01 JAN 2000. As of 24 FEB 2011 there are 1363 photos—each with a title, a date, a photographer credit, a caption (click photos for their captions).
Some photos are of other animals that live on the indoor/outdoor compound:
Some photos seem direct yet vague:
Some photos are of inanimate objects or nature:
Some captions seem strongly sarcastic (if read without knowledge of Koko’s brand):
Koko is credited as photographer in some photos:
Many photos are creatively playful:
Dr. Penny Patterson (b. 1947) and Koko (b. 1971):
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2. Talk to strangers
By Jen Glantz
If you have an alarm sound that is one of your favorite songs, change it immediately. There is no reason to ruin that song for yourself for the rest of your life (and you will).
Emotions that are supposed to peak in 8th grade, stays with them and becomes an enormous part of their identity and ultimately, their narcissism.
By Ryan Holiday
Small Black of JagJaguwar Records has a new music video out for their poppy, shoegaze single “No Stranger.”