A bunch of culture blogs

Is it counterproductive to compile a list of culture blogs to visit on a culture blog? Some would say yes, but I don’t care. There’s more than one place to get cultr’d and the list below should help (alongside our archives):

  • Open Culture – The best free cultural & educational media on the web
  • Atlas ObscuraI link to this site plenty. Great for interesting facts and places in the world
  • Tofugu – A Japanese Culture & Language Blog
  • Our Culture – Find out all the latest news, reviews and interviews concerning film, fashion, music and art. Your source for all things arts & culture.
  • The Heritage Lab ​- connecting citizens & museums. Discover culture, educational resources, art games & ​more
  • Boing Boing – Brain candy for Happy Mutants.
  • The Marginalian – Marginalia on our search for meaning.
  • The New Yorker – Reporting, profiles, breaking news, cultural coverage, podcasts, videos, and cartoons
  • Thought Catalog – a digital youth culture magazine dedicated to your stories and ideas.
  • Waxy.org – the personal sandbox of Andy Baio
  • Vulture – devouring culture
  • Cool Hunting – Informing the future since 2003
  • Dangerous Minds – a compendium of the new and strange-new ideas, new art forms, new approaches to social issues and new finds from the outer reaches of pop culture.
  • Chicago Reader – Chicago’s alternative nonprofit newsroom
  • The Stopgap – New kid on the block, general interest blog (which I wrote about)

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