look at the data — but not too much

Great interview with AMC’s Josh Sapan at Recode about the benefits and limitations of using data in the creative process: https://megaphone.link/VMP9318038387 This mirrors what I’ve been saying about using data to inform the creative process, not decide. Too bad we don’t have the tools we need yet. Further reading: Scene Waste Analysis What do the […]

Finding Justice in Cartel Crew (re-blog)

Recently, I had cause to revisit Roland Barthes’ 1957 book of essays, Mythologies, a study of signifiers and the underlying ideology that such signifiers refer to; and despite the passage of time, his approach still applies today. In his first essay, “The World of Wrestling,” Barthes says that wrestling is not a sport but a…