David Bowie as Tilda Swinton and Tilda Swinton as David Bowie

David Bowie as Tilda Swinton and Tilda Swinton as David Bowie
Added 9 minutes ago
Summary: It's photoshopped (the original is here) but still. Mercy.
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRBN

Everyday Objects, Sliced

Everyday Objects, Sliced
Added 3 hours ago
Summary: Fabian Oefner takes physical objects apart and puts them back together into exploded/fragmented sculptures. The sculptures of
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $VIEW

Bart Simpson feat. Daft Punk & Giorgio Moroder

Bart Simpson feat. Daft Punk & Giorgio Moroder
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: Part of what makes this so good & funny is the obvious level of care put into making it, right down to the smallest details.
1 people have read this

“Renewable Energy Is Suddenly Startlingly Cheap”

Added 7 hours ago
Summary: Writing in the New Yorker and citing a report by Carbon Tracker Initiative, Bill McKibben provides some hope that we can address t
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $CRBN

Winners of the 2021 Type Directors Club Design Awards

Winners of the 2021 Type Directors Club Design Awards
Added a day ago
Summary: The Type Directors Club has announced the winners of their two design competitions: TDC67 Communication Design and 24TDC T
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRBN

Who Invented Heavy Metal?

Who Invented Heavy Metal?
Added a day ago
Summary: In this video, Polyphonic explores the roots of heavy metal, from the increasingly distorted guitar sounds in 50s blues to the f
1 people have read this

11 Reasons to Keep Wearing a Mask After You’re Vaccinated and the Pandemic is “Over”

11 Reasons to Keep Wearing a Mask After You’re Vaccinated and the Pandemic is “Over”
Added a day ago
Summary: You 100% do not want to get Covid-19. You are immunocompromised. Millions of people have immune conditions that make contractin
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this

“The Woman Who Made van Gogh”

“The Woman Who Made van Gogh”
Added 2 days ago
Summary: There are certain writers that, when I see their byline, I read their stuff, even if it takes me a few weeks to find the time. E
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Colette

Colette
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Colette is a remarkable short documentary that won the Oscar this year in the Documentary Short Subject category. You can watch
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $RES

The World’s Most Beautiful Gas Stations

The World’s Most Beautiful Gas Stations
Added 7 days ago
Summary: I pulled some of my favorite images of gas stations from the following sources: Get Pumped: 8 Filling Stations Fueled By
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $GAS

The Otherworldly Sounds of Ice

The Otherworldly Sounds of Ice
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The holes drilled into Arctic, Antarctic, and glacial ice to harvest ice cores can be up to 2 miles deep. One of my all-time favor
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this

A Blinking Map of the World’s Lighthouses

A Blinking Map of the World’s Lighthouses
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Courtesy of Geodienst, this is a map of the world's lighthouses. Where the data is available (and you can see it's quite sparse
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
1 people have read this

Michael Lewis’s New Book About the Pandemic (and Who Should Have Been in Charge)

Michael Lewis’s New Book About the Pandemic (and Who Should Have Been in Charge)
Added 9 days ago
Summary: When large, seemingly sudden systemic failures occur, Michael Lewis is one of those writers who's just waiting to pounce on it a
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this

An Iconic Prince Guitar Solo, Reborn

An Iconic Prince Guitar Solo, Reborn
Added 10 days ago
Summary: In a career filled with iconic performances, one of the standout Prince moments came at the 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame indu
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $DASH$FAME

Bird Photographer of the Year 2021 Finalists

Bird Photographer of the Year 2021 Finalists
Added 14 days ago
Summary: The Bird Photographer of the Year competition has released a selection of images from their shortlist of finalists for the 2
2 people have read this

The Tight Fit

The Tight Fit
Added 14 days ago
Summary: This man's garage is 1.55 meters wide and his car is 1.49 meters wide, leaving a clearance of just 3cm on each side. Watch him e
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
1 people have read this

Desus and Mero Go to the Met Museum

Desus and Mero Go to the Met Museum
Added 15 days ago
Summary: After months of lockdown and closure due to the pandemic, Desus Nice & The Kid Mero go to the Met Museum in NYC to take in s
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $MERO

Ted Lasso Believes in You

Added 15 days ago
Summary: Catherynne M. Valente has written an absolutely fantastic review of Ted Lasso that gets to the heart of why so many people love th
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this

Let’s Bask in This Photo of the Sun

Let’s Bask in This Photo of the Sun
Added 15 days ago
Summary: Astrophotography enthusiast Andrew McCarthy took a 140-megapixel photo of the Sun yesterday and, gosh, the Sun is just so cool t
3 people have read this

50 Lovingly Restored Photographs of the Earth Taken by Apollo Astronauts

50 Lovingly Restored Photographs of the Earth Taken by Apollo Astronauts
Added 16 days ago
Summary: For his Earth Restored project, Toby Ord digitally remastered 50 photographs of the whole Earth taken by Apollo astronauts
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this

How to Draw a Self-Portrait in 11 Levels of Increasing Complexity

How to Draw a Self-Portrait in 11 Levels of Increasing Complexity
Added 19 days ago
Summary: In this video, artist TM Davy demonstrates how to draw a self-portrait in 11 levels of increasing complexity. As he notes early
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this

The 70s Trucker Country Music Fad

The 70s Trucker Country Music Fad
Added 19 days ago
Summary: In the 60s & 70s, country music songs about truck drivers and CB radios enjoyed popularity on the airwaves and pop charts.
2 minute read
1 people have read this

Life in Color with David Attenborough

Life in Color with David Attenborough
Added 21 days ago
Summary: A new three-part nature series premiered today on Netflix: Life in Color with David Attenborough. Animals can use color for all
3 people have read this
Stocks: $NFLX$DNOW

The Conversation Has Never Been Wider

Added 23 days ago
Summary: I am still listening to the excellent interview with Tressie McMillan Cottom on The Ezra Klein Show, but I wanted to highlight thi
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $YUP

Perfectly Synchronized Dancing

Added 24 days ago
Summary: View this post on Instagram A post shared by Taylor Pierce (@taylor_thatdancer) I love this short dance vide
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
2 people have read this

Case Closed: SARS-CoV-2 Spreads Primarily by Aerosols

Added 24 days ago
Summary: In a letter published in The Lancet, a group of scholars argue, with an extensive review of the available evidence, that the prima
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this

The United States of Guns

Added 25 days ago
Summary: Like many of you, I read the news of a single person killing at least 8 people in Indianapolis, Indiana yesterday, which comes on
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

3D Animated Recreations of Leonardo da Vinci’s Coolest Inventions

3D Animated Recreations of Leonardo da Vinci’s Coolest Inventions
Added a month ago
Summary: In their series of short videos called Da Vinci Reborn, Dassault Systemes used their software to virtually recreate some of Le
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $VINCI

Radiohead Are Uploading More Classic Live Concerts to YouTube

Radiohead Are Uploading More Classic Live Concerts to YouTube
Added a month ago
Summary: Back in the early days of the pandemic when people all over the world were staying inside in an attempt to prevent the spread of
2 minute read
1 people have read this

You Don’t Know What’s Going On In People’s Lives

You Don’t Know What’s Going On In People’s Lives
Added a month ago
Summary: Illustrator Hazel Mead created a pair of pieces called You Don't Know What's Going On In People's Lives: the original version
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRBN

Gradations Are Soothing

Added a month ago
Summary: From Daihei Shibata, Gradations is a meditative short video of hard boundaries of color and shape turning into gradual transitio
1 people have read this

Showcasing Women Street Photographers

Showcasing Women Street Photographers
Added a month ago
Summary: Women Street Photographers started as an Instagram account founded by Gulnara Samoilova in 2017 but has since grown into a
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
4 people have read this

How Were the Covid-19 Vaccines Developed So Quickly?

Added 2 months ago
Summary: According to a study conducted by the Pew Research Center, among those people who said they probably or definitely won't get a Cov
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $MRNA$PFE

A Drone’s Eye View of a Bowling Alley

A Drone’s Eye View of a Bowling Alley
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The very first sequence of this video is of the camera -- presumably perched on a drone -- dropping out of the sky, flying throu
4 people have read this

Ballhaus, the Art of Basketball

Ballhaus, the Art of Basketball
Added 2 months ago
Summary: The @ballhaus Instagram acct is pairing photos of basketball players with art. From top to bottom: Luka Donči&
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $REN$CRBN

A Dutch Timber Skyscraper

A Dutch Timber Skyscraper
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Architecture firm Studio Marco Vermeulen has designed a 38-story building to be situated in Eindhoven, Netherlands that's part
2 minute read
3 people have read this

R2-D2 and C-3PO Say “Get Vaccinated!”

R2-D2 and C-3PO Say “Get Vaccinated!”
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In the 70s, the US government enlisted the droids of Star Wars to encourage parents to immunize their kids against childhood d
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
6 people have read this

This Trained Singer Teaches Metal Bands How To Scream

This Trained Singer Teaches Metal Bands How To Scream
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Melissa Cross is a voice coach who works with metal bands so their screaming singers don't damage their vocal cords. Her work in
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
4 people have read this

Bob Odenkirk Action Movie??!

Bob Odenkirk Action Movie??!
Added 2 months ago
Summary: This is the trailer for Nobody, an action film that's a cross between John Wick, Breaking Bad, and a tiny bit of Force Majeure (
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
4 people have read this

Digitally Reading 17-Century Locked Letters

Digitally Reading 17-Century Locked Letters
Added 2 months ago
Summary: Using an x-ray technique, MIT researchers have digitally unfolded and read 17th-century letters that had been "letterlocked&q
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
2 people have read this

Topps Marks 70 Years of Baseball Cards with Special Artist-Designed Cards

Topps Marks 70 Years of Baseball Cards with Special Artist-Designed Cards
Added 2 months ago
Summary: In 1951, Topps released their first set of baseball cards, hoping to entice people into buying their chewing gum. Instead, t
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this

The Projection Booth

The Projection Booth
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Projection is a short film by Joseph Holmes of clips from 50 different films that take place in movie theater projection rooms.
1 minute read
3 people have read this

The Competitive Quartet

The Competitive Quartet
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Salut Salon is a German musical quartet that plays classical music with a "passionate virtuosity, instrumental acrobatics,
5 people have read this

The Otherworldly Sounds of the Long String Instrument

The Otherworldly Sounds of the Long String Instrument
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Here are a pair of videos of Ellen Fullman playing the Long String Instrument, an musical instrument with up to 100-foot-long stri
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
7 people have read this

The Earliest Globe to Show the Americas May Have Been Made by Leonardo da Vinci in 1504

The Earliest Globe to Show the Americas May Have Been Made by Leonardo da Vinci in 1504
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The Ostrich Egg Globe, made in/around 1504, is the earliest-known European globe to depict the Americas. And there's evidence th
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $VINCI

Clever “Climate Crisis” Typeface Has Several Weights Based on Arctic Sea Ice Extent

Clever “Climate Crisis” Typeface Has Several Weights Based on Arctic Sea Ice Extent
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Finnish newspaper Helsingin Sanomat has released a free typeface called Climate Crisis that can help designers and the media vis
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
5 people have read this

Flim, an Intelligent Movie Screenshot Search Engine

Flim, an Intelligent Movie Screenshot Search Engine
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Flim is a movie search engine currently in beta that returns screenshots from movies based on keywords like "clock" or &
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
5 people have read this

Ian McKellan Recites the “Duck Tales” Theme Song

Ian McKellan Recites the “Duck Tales” Theme Song
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Hunter Davis does an amazing impression of Ian McKellen and used it to recite the lyrics to the Duck Tales theme song as if he wer
2 people have read this

Conservatism and Who the Law Protects

Added 3 months ago
Summary: I've seen this quote, or ones very much like it, a few times in recent years: Conservatism consists of exactly one proposition, t
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this

Winners of the 2021 Underwater Photographer of the Year Contest

Winners of the 2021 Underwater Photographer of the Year Contest
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The winners of the Underwater Photographer of the Year 2021 have been announced. I picked a few of my favorites and you can
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRBN

The Folded Map Project

The Folded Map Project
Added 3 months ago
Summary: With regard to the Chicago's street numbering system, Madison Street is the boundary between the North and South Sides of Chicag
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
4 people have read this

Gasper Nali and His Homemade Bass Guitar

Gasper Nali and His Homemade Bass Guitar
Added 3 months ago
Summary: I ran across some new music the other day that I'd like to share with you. Gasper Nali hails from Malawi and plays what he calls &
4 people have read this

How Prince Won Super Bowl XLI

How Prince Won Super Bowl XLI
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The best Super Bowl halftime performance, by a comfortable margin, is Prince's performance during Super Bowl XLI in 2007. Anil Das
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $DASH

My Recent Media Diet, the Still Isolated Edition

My Recent Media Diet, the Still Isolated Edition
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Holy shit, do I miss going to the movies. Oh, and going everywhere else. Anyway, every few months for the past couple of years, I'
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW$BLOOD

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer

Extra Life: A Short History of Living Longer
Added 3 months ago
Summary: In the past 120 years, global life expectancy has risen from 32 years to 72 years, an astounding increase. In a thread announcin
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
4 people have read this

Explaining the Icy Mystery of the Dyatlov Pass

Explaining the Icy Mystery of the Dyatlov Pass
Added 3 months ago
Summary: In 1959, a group of students died while on a hiking trip in the Ural Mountains. The circumstances of the incident and the way in
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
5 people have read this

Werner Herzog on Skateboarding

Werner Herzog on Skateboarding
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Werner Herzog doesn't know anything about skateboarding. But suspecting the director was a kindred spirit, Ian Michna interviewe
6 people have read this

Hey, Let’s Watch Jacques Pépin Fry Eggs

Hey, Let’s Watch Jacques Pépin Fry Eggs
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Fried eggs are something almost everyone, regardless of culinary prowess, can cook. Even so, in the hands of a master chef like
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
8 people have read this

Satellike Imagery

Added 3 months ago
Summary: From photographer and filmmaker Roman De Giuli, Satellike is a fluid abstract video that simulates satellite imagery of river de
1 minute read
6 people have read this

Danny MacAskill - The Slabs

Danny MacAskill - The Slabs
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Inspired by rock climbers, Danny MacAskill visits the Isle of Skye with his mountain bike to find an impossibly steep route down
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
6 people have read this

Jamie xx’s Score from Tree of Codes

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Several years ago, I saw an NYC performance of Tree of Codes, a collaboration between choreographer Wayne McGregor, artist Olafur
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this

What It Was Like for a Black Cop Protecting Congress on Jan 6th

Added 4 months ago
Summary: This interview on This American Life with a Black Capitol Police officer who defended Congress against the domestic terrorists who
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
6 people have read this

USPS Announces Star Wars Droid Stamps

USPS Announces Star Wars Droid Stamps
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The spring, the USPS will be releasing a set of 10 stamps featuring droids from Star Wars movies and series. (These are th
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
8 people have read this

Stream Hundreds of Hours of “Never-Before-Seen” Interviews in New ‘American Masters’ Archive

Added 4 months ago
Summary: PBS TV series American Masters has been on the air since 1986, profiling prominent American cultural creators. Only a small fracti
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this

USA Downgraded from Democracy to Anocracy (“Part Democracy and Part Dictatorship”)

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Using the POLITY data series, The Center for Systemic Peace has downgraded the system of government of the United States of Americ
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $CSPI
Cryptos: $CAG

The 25 Best Films of 2020

The 25 Best Films of 2020
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Because the pandemic (mostly) shuttered US movie theaters for the duration of 2020 and studios reduced or redirected their outpu
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
6 people have read this

Floorplan Alphabet

Floorplan Alphabet
Added 4 months ago
Summary: As someone who lives in an A-frame house, I love this architectural alphabet designed by Johann Steingruber in 1773. A typic
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRBN

The Covid-19 Vaccines Are Amazing. Let’s Quickly Get Them into People’s Arms.

The Covid-19 Vaccines Are Amazing. Let’s Quickly Get Them into People’s Arms.
Added 4 months ago
Summary: You probably read something yesterday, maybe just a headline, about Moderna's Covid-19 vaccine being "six times less effect
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $MRNA$PFE

A Playful Ghibli-esque Ad for Travel Oregon

A Playful Ghibli-esque Ad for Travel Oregon
Added 4 months ago
Summary: I cannot improve upon the succinct description of this video from Natalie Smillie: "A new Ghibli film?! No -- this is an ad
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
4 people have read this

The Snowflake Generator

The Snowflake Generator
Added 4 months ago
Summary: I sent Vivian Wu's snowflake generator to a friend this morning and they replied, "Well there goes my workday". So
7 people have read this

How to Take a Walk During a Pandemic

Added 4 months ago
Summary: With tongue in cheek, Jon Methven writes about what it's like to take a walk during the pandemic. My knapsack is full. I've stowe
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
4 people have read this

Earthrise: A Poem About Climate Change by Amanda Gorman

Earthrise: A Poem About Climate Change by Amanda Gorman
Added 4 months ago
Summary: At the Biden/Harris inauguration on Wednesday, poet Amanda Gorman, dressed in the yellow of the Sun, realigned the planets with
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
2 people have read this

Max Richter’s Tiny Desk (Home) Concert

Max Richter’s Tiny Desk (Home) Concert
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Like many of you, I really enjoyed when NPR hosted Max Richter for a Tiny Desk Concert early in 2020, before the unpleasantness.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
4 people have read this

Apple Beige

Apple Beige
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Look at this amazing artifact of 20th century computing: official Apple Beige touch-up paint for the Apple II. Ben Zotto found
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL

An Incredible 10-Gigapixel Scan of ‘Girl With a Pearl Earring’

An Incredible 10-Gigapixel Scan of ‘Girl With a Pearl Earring’
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Well hell, would you look at this: an interactive 10-gigapixel scan of Johannes Vermeer's iconic painting Girl With a Pear
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $PEARL

Come With Me If You Want to Live!

Come With Me If You Want to Live!
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In response to comments about a video of him getting the Covid-19 vaccine -- "Come with me if you want to live!" -- Ar
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
4 people have read this

Spaghetti Western Trailer for The Mandalorian

Spaghetti Western Trailer for The Mandalorian
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Just as the original Star Wars movie was inspired by Flash Gordon and Kurosawa,1 The Mandalorian is modelled on the western -- a
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $FLASH$PASC

Goodbye to Our White Supremacist President

Added 4 months ago
Summary: For the occasion of Donald Trump's last day as President, Ta-Nehisi Coates revisits his essay published in the October 2017 of The
3 minute read
5 people have read this

Amanda Gorman: The Hill We Climb

Amanda Gorman: The Hill We Climb
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The rhetorical highlight of the Biden/Harris inauguration was Amanda Gorman reciting her poem, The Hill We Climb -- I thought it
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
4 people have read this

Madam Vice President

Madam Vice President
Added 4 months ago
Summary: At 11:42 AM EST today, Kamala Harris was sworn in as Vice President of the United States of America. She is the first woman to h
1 people have read this

“He Ended Up As Nothing”

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Roxane Gay, The Last Day of Disco(rd): I am tired of reciting all his crimes, misdeeds, and failures. Trump was a cruel, petty ty
2 people have read this

Hyperrealist Paintings by Jeff Bartels

Hyperrealist Paintings by Jeff Bartels
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Canadian artist Jeff Bartels makes these stunningly hyperrealistic oil paintings of things like cameras, typewriters, and vehi
4 people have read this

What Can You Do About QAnon?

What Can You Do About QAnon?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Over the past several months, documentary filmmaker Kirby Ferguson has been making a series of videos about conspiracy theories,
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this

This Is a Wake-Up Call

This Is a Wake-Up Call
Added 4 months ago
Summary: This video from Matthew Cooke is an excellent and succinct plea for Republicans and Trump supporters to come back to reality. T
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
6 people have read this

The Long History of Right-Wing Terrorism in America

Added 4 months ago
Summary: One of the critical things that Luke Mogelson's must-read piece about the Jan 6th assault on Congress does is define the attack as
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
4 people have read this

Bubble Wrap Portraits

Bubble Wrap Portraits
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Cuban-born Darian Mederos does oil portraits that look like they are covered in bubble wrap. You can check out more of his w
3 people have read this

Scenes from the Second Civil War

Scenes from the Second Civil War
Added 4 months ago
Summary: In the hours after the January 6th terror attack on Congress, it seemed as though the early understanding was that a bunch of gidd
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this

The Storm Is Here

Added 4 months ago
Summary: From Luke Mogelson in The New Yorker, Among the Insurrectionists is an amazing and surreal account of how the January 6th domestic
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
4 people have read this

Sisters with Transistors: Electronic Music’s Unsung Heroines

Sisters with Transistors: Electronic Music’s Unsung Heroines
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Sisters with Transistors (great title!) is a documentary film by Lisa Rovner about the overlooked female pioneers of electronic
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
6 people have read this

This Sulawesi Warty Pig Is the World’s Oldest Figurative Artwork

This Sulawesi Warty Pig Is the World’s Oldest Figurative Artwork
Added 4 months ago
Summary: According to a study published this week, archaeologists have determined that a recently discovered cave painting of a warty pig
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this

Democracy Is a Threat to White Supremacy

Added 4 months ago
Summary: This is an astute observation in the wake of the 1/6 terror attack on Congress by Darren Walker, president of the Ford Foundation
2 people have read this

Lava Lamps Help Keep The Internet Secure??

Lava Lamps Help Keep The Internet Secure??
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Web performance and security company Cloudflare uses a wall of lava lamps to generate random numbers to help keep the internet s
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $NET

This Is Not Who We Are?

This Is Not Who We Are?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A short tour of America's fascist history from comic artist Keith Knight, who you can also find here. (via ibram kendi)
1 people have read this

The Right’s “Respectable” Rioters

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Adam Serwer writing at The Atlantic: The Capitol Rioters Weren't 'Low Class'. They were business owners, CEOs, state legislators,
1 people have read this

The Big Lie

Added 4 months ago
Summary: From Timothy Snyder, an incredible piece on Trump, the coup attempt, and this fascist moment in American history. (Snyder, you may
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this

Congress Is Under Attack

Added 4 months ago
Summary: Details from the 1/6 terrorist attack on Congress continue to trickle out. Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was not in the
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $SCRT

FedEx Shipping Damage Creates Fractured Artworks

FedEx Shipping Damage Creates Fractured Artworks
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Since 2007, artist Walead Beshty has been cleverly using FedEx's shipping infrastructure to create a series of artworks. H
4 minute read
5 people have read this

This Is Who We Are

Added 4 months ago
Summary: NPR's Sam Sanders on The Lies We Tell Ourselves About Race. There is a lie some Americans tell themselves when America is on its
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this

Tom Stoppard and the Last Crusade

Tom Stoppard and the Last Crusade
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Hermione Lee has written an authorized biography of playwright, screenwriter, translator, and man of letters Tom Stoppard, calle
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $ARK

The Cute New Burger King Logo

The Cute New Burger King Logo
Added 4 months ago
Summary: I'd like to take a brief moment at the end of this weird and difficult week to appreciate this monogram that's part of Burger King
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
3 people have read this