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"I hate myself." 1 Aug 2012 | 09:20 pm
The Terrible Tragedy of the Healthy Eater. All you want to do is eat a little healthier. Really. Maybe get some of that Activa probiotic yogurt or something. So you look around and start researching w...
What's that golden thing in the sky? 1 Aug 2012 | 08:03 pm
London Mayor and favourite for next Tory leader Boris Johnson has thrown himself into the Olympic spirit. This doesn't always go entirely to plan , leaving the blond mop-head hanging around for a whil...
(((((O))))) 1 Aug 2012 | 07:21 pm
dvdp is a gallery of David Ope's minimalist animated GIFs. (Warning: quite blinky.) Selections: 110327 111109 111226 120110 110731 100324 The main link goes to his work alone, the full Tumblr is here...
"Looks, feels, tastes, and acts like meat." 1 Aug 2012 | 05:39 pm
Beyond Meat™. Fake chicken meat so good it will freak you out .
What do today's kids make of the Commodore 64? 1 Aug 2012 | 05:29 pm
What do today's kids make of the Commodore 64? BBC News invited Commodore enthusiast Mat Allen to show schoolchildren his carefully preserved computer, at a primary school and secondary school in Lond...
"It's strong, it's durable, it's cheap" 1 Aug 2012 | 04:38 pm
After reading about someone making a canoe out of cardboard, Izhar Gafni went to his shed and started cutting up old boxes. This eventually led to his absolutely amazing cardboard bike project . The c...
Taylor Mali poem, animated 1 Aug 2012 | 03:41 pm
A typographical animation of Taylor Mali's poem, "Totally like whatever, you know?"
10 years of language hat 1 Aug 2012 | 10:49 am
languagehat looks back on ten years of Language hat : I II III IV V VI VII VIII IX X .
Gore Vidal October 3, 1925 – July 31, 2012 1 Aug 2012 | 10:40 am
Gore Vidal, arguably one of america's greatest living post-war writers, died Tuesday at the age of 86 . Gore Vidal started writing novels during his time in the army in World War II; his third novel, ...
Goodbye, Hotmail 1 Aug 2012 | 08:40 am
Bored of Gmail? Why don't you try Outlook ?