One Librarian’s Trip to SXSWi | Minnov8

SxSw2010 20 word re-cap

If location is the next big thing, getting into consumer minds is the map upon which location will be important.

OK, best OH at SXSW was actually flying home - anonymous Carmichael Lynch agency brat: “The CEO of Twitter acted like he’d been on Ecstasy for three months and was so out of it. So unimpressive.” Followed by “I have been drinking solidly for four days and I can barely think straight.” One girl’s drink is another man’s ecstasy.

Had a highly civilized dinner at French restau called Chez Nous with Leslie and Karen. For a few minutes was transported out of Austin and onto “the continent” in a very non-cheesy way.

Had a highly civilized dinner at French restau called Chez Nous with Leslie and Karen. For a few minutes was transported out of Austin and onto “the continent” in a very non-cheesy way.

Puppies on the hovercraft

Attended fray which is a storytelling cafe in which people have 5 minutes to tell a true, personal story. Some people seem to go on longer than 5 minutes and others, I don’t want them to stop talking. This is why I love sxsw. Digital campfire meets real life.

SouthBy: Michel Gondry at SXSW

Michel Gondry showed up about half an hour late - he’s French, so I guess he’s excused. Most people waited patiently for him to come out. I took care of some other business, then came back in time for his talk. It was pretty limited due to the short time frame and his extreme accent. I saw and…

Ack! I really wanted to see this. Interesting review.

Meg had huevos rancheros at Jo’s Coffeeshop. My boring breakfast of yogurt fruit and granola isn’t worth posting!

Meg had huevos rancheros at Jo’s Coffeeshop. My boring breakfast of yogurt fruit and granola isn’t worth posting!

Just drop us off in front of Louis Vuitton, please.

Meg Canada (at Domain)
At the odd duck food truck

At the odd duck food truck

#mndinnersxsw “The Minnesota Diaspora” as dubbed by Adrian.

#mndinnersxsw “The Minnesota Diaspora” as dubbed by Adrian.

Most fowl!!!

Most fowl!!!