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dimanche 7 janvier 2018, 14:00
Let's face it: Not all of us were born with the literary acumen of T.S Eliot, but that's no excuse to send off typo-laden emails and unclear messages. With Grammarly, you can step up your writing game and ensure your correspondence goes out grammatically sound and...
samedi 6 janvier 2018, 21:00
He saved every one us. Stood for every one of us. Every man, every woman, every child. Flash Gordon was so awesome he wore his own logo tee-shirt. One of the best space operas ever filmed, Dino De Laurentiis Flash Gordon stands the test of time. As does this tee-shirt. ...
My friend Elizabeth Bingham has created the most wonderful collection of 3D printed Mouse Ears. She and her fiance Randy visit the park every weekend, and wanted to make their visits a little more special. Check out Elizabeth's Etsy store!
Posted without comment, except for my photoshop of him infested with mind-controlling Leucochloridium paradoxum gastropod eyestalk parasites: https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/949618475877765120
Anders Kvernberg, aka PisseGuri82, created this lovely map of ten of the world's shortest borders. Here's the full-size version. (more…)
Standards Manual is one of the greatest recent projects in archival graphic design. Jesse Reed and Hamish Smyth painstakingly recreate notable graphics standards manuals from NASA, the EPA, the American Bicentennial, and the New York Transit Authority. Next up is Identity:...
Get ready to go down a rabbit hole of musique concrète documentaries, of which this one from 1979 was by far the most informative, with this clip especially interesting.. (more…)
Filipino student Hillary Diane Andales won a $250,000 scholarship from the Breakthrough Junior Challenge for this entertaining and easy-to-understand explainer on relativity and the equivalence of reference frames. (more…)
Tina Johnson accused Roy Moore of sexually assualting her in 1991, when she was 28, making her a rare adult to be preyed upon by the delusional pedophile mall-crawler. (more…)
Goop is Gwyneth Paltrow's life-threatening, wallet-flensing empire of woo, home to smoothie dust, vulva steaming, rocks you keep in your vagina, and a raft of rebadged products that are literally identical to the garbage Alex Jones sells to low-information preppers. (more…)
Josh Jones mapped out every leap from every episode of the classic sci-fi show Quantum Leap. Jump with Dr. Sam Beckett and his hologram pal Al all over the world again as he tries to find his way back to his own home, his own time, and his own body. (more…)
Damascus steel is renowned for its use in ancient edge weapons and for its unusual mottle pattern. Blacksmith Dmitriy Shevchenko demonstrates his blade-making technique, since the manufacturing techniques of old were not meticulously recorded. (more…)
Kate Kato repurposed the popular Observer's Book series to include lovely paper sculptures of each book's subject. Above is The Observer's Book of Fungi. (more…)
goodbye.domains is an obituary column for the domain names that you, after years of squatting, now accept will never be put to use and which are, furthermore, worthless. I just let neverie.com lapse. 'Neverie' was the title of the first novel I wrote as a teen, in the genre...
vendredi 5 janvier 2018, 22:05
The Hang and Level is a pretty great tool for hanging pictures, mirrors and the like. Every piece of art I hung in my near-an-active-fault-line home would go crooked in days, or hours. I got a Hang and Level, and now most of them stay in place. With built in levels, and...
On Reddit I stumbled across this old screen test of Deborah Harry auditioning for the crime mystery movie Union City, which was released in 1980 to lukewarm reviews. She got the part as the leading actress, with a smaller role going to Pat Benatar. Here's the plot, from...
2018 seems no easier for United Airlines. Via the WaPo: United Airlines passengers found themselves in a fetid situation when their Chicago-to-Hong Kong flight made an unscheduled landing in Alaska after a man had smeared feces all over some of the plane’s bathrooms,...
This cute little Raspberry Pi case was 'inspired by the Nintendo Entertainment System.' It's $11 on Amazon.
A class action suit by some of the 3,500,000+ Wells Fargo customers defrauded in the company's fake account scam was foundering in Utah, thanks to the company's insistence that its binding arbitration clauses also applied to the accounts it fraudulently opened (that is, by...
The rumors were true: Hulu has just ordered two seasons of new Animaniacs cartoons (previously), reviving one of the greatest animated series of all time. (more…)
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