1. Ken St. Marks: NMAI’s Meet Native America Series
Chairman Ken St. Marks, Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation. January 2016, Box Elder, Montana.
2. Video: Drone Films Spellbinding Dance of Blue Whale Mother and Calf
Sea Shepherd Society/YouTube
Crew of a boat trolling for poachers in the Antarctic Ocean spotted a rarely seen blue whale and her calf, and sent a drone to get this footage.
3. 6 Prop Bets on Super Bowl 50: Will Beyoncé Culturally Appropriate?
Photo courtesy culturalappropriators.tumblr.com
Beyonce, above, dons a feather headdress. She is slated to perform at halftime during Super Bowl 50 on February 7.
4. Orange Crush: Omaha Tribe Issues Invitation to Peyton Manning for Superbowl 50
“OMAHA” As Peyton Manning leads the Denver Broncos into Sunday’s 50th Super Bowl against the Carolina Panthers, the Omaha have extended an invitation to Manning to visit the tribe’s homeland in Nebraska.
5. For Diné Beader, Business Is Good During Playoff, Super Bowl Season
Photo courtesy Lilah Sandoval
Lilah Sandoval, Diné, beaded this Bronco medallion. Sandoval was born and raised in Denver, and said a large number of Native Americans in Denver are Broncos fans.
6. Gyasi Ross Schools Mackelmore: White Privilege, White Guilt, and the Role of White Allies
Wesley Roach, Skan Photography
Gyasi Ross just dropped a new track called White Privilege 3.
7. Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes and More Stick Figure Indian Cartoons
This episode of Native Humor: Pow Wow Jokes and More Stick Figure Indian Cartoons, brought to you by Vincent Schilling.
8. Hilarious! Comic Jonny R. aka ‘The Ojibwe Outlaw’ is Fostering a Career in Laughs
He is Hilarious! Known as Jonny R., or the Ojibwe Outlaw, the 39-year-old is entering his seventh year in comedy.
9. To Know Where You’re Going, Learn Where You Came From
10. The Revenant’s Elk Dog: A Conversation with Duane Howard
Kimberley French ©Twentieth Century Fox
Elk Dog portrayed by Duane Howard on the site of ‘The Revenant’