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by mark frauenfelder

Alexander “Zander” Rose is the executive director of The Long Now Foundation, which was founded in 1996 to become the seed of a very long-term cultural institution that fosters very-long-term planning. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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A screw with a stripped head can be difficult to remove. There are a number of ways to remove screws with stripped heads. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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"The Fish, the Man, and the Spirit" is by Leigh Hunt. It was published in 1836. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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"My first thought was to crush it with my cane, then I thought, no, it looks so strange, I'm going to take a picture of it," said Robert Palmer. The Toutle, Washington man was referring to a human-faced caterpillar he happened upon while watering his...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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The new issue of New York magazine has a very powerful cover that is matched only by the photo essay inside. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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We are giddy with excitement that Martin Olson and Olivia Olson are coming to our Weekend of Wonder in Southern California (September 18-20). Olivia is the voice of Marceline the Vampie Queen in Adventure Time. And her father Martin (who is also a screenwriter...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Gareth Branwyn came across this neat way to quickly find information in your notebooks. Based on his index of recipe types, [Adam, who runs the blog, High Five] puts the appropriate marking on the outside edge of the page for this Chinese recipe. Read...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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The Merchant Hotel in Belfast employs two water butlers to help patrons select the right kind of H20 to match their meal. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Monday, July 27, 2015
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Dunkin' Donuts CEO Nigel Travis says it's just not fair that he makes $4800 an hour while his store employees make $15 an hour. To correct the situation, he thinks they should earn $12 an hour. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Sunday, July 26, 2015
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Today I remembered this video of Björk describing her television set. I love everything about this video - what she says, her hair and clothes, and how she talks. I think its from 1988....
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Saturday, July 25, 2015
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Episode 10 of the "100 Years of Beauty" series looks at German hairstyles and make up from the 1910s to the 2010s. See also:...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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“I keep my mouth shut now. I’ve turned into a professional coward.” - Hunter S. Thompson in 1967. This is from PBS's excellent "Blank on Blank" series of animated interviews. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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U.S. homeownership rate is 63.4%, the lowest since 1967. Bloomberg blames it on a combination of "stringent mortgage standards and wage growth that hasn’t kept up with surging home prices." As a result, rental vacancy rates a falling and rental rates...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Steve Noviello, a reporter for Dallas-Fort Worth’s Fox 4 News, learned that someone had checked into his hotel using his credit card number. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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In December, we wrote about the unbelievably stupid arrest of Rokudenashiko (nee Megumi Igarashi), a Japanese manga artist who makes art with castings of her genitals. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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Andrew Mayne, star of A&E's Don't Trust Andrew Mayne and a guest at our upcoming Weekend of Wonder, is doing a Twitter Q&A today starting at 3PM EST. Read the rest...
From: Boing Boing | By: Mark Frauenfelder | Tuesday, July 28, 2015
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