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Bear Cam Takes Over the Internet

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on July 7, 2014

Welcome back to the workweek with the most beautiful gift of all: bears! This week the Katami National Park in Alaska has started streaming videos of brown bears in their natural habitat. The first one’s live at Brooks Falls; so far, we’ve watched brown bears looking for salmon, brown bears catching salmon, and brown bears eating salmon. Adorable. There’s also this cam on the lower river but it’s basically a bunch of water right now. We expect more bear action to start anytime now.

bear caught fish 4GIF by Paddy Johnson; hat tip from The Awl

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Pierre Huyghe’s Third Memory and a Bear Rocking Out

by Will Brand on December 7, 2011
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In 1975, convicted bank robber John Wojtowicz sent a prospective article to The New York Times. It sheds fascinating light on his crime, the resulting movie (Dog Day Afternoon), and Pierre Huyghe’s seminal The Third Memory (1999). Also, a certain bear likes Fitty.

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