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William Gibson on fashion

4 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

William Gibson is the only science fiction writer I know of with his name on a line of exclusive couture repro military clothes from a Japanese company. Read the rest

Magic Books - the secret art of book hacking

4 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Illustration: Angelo Monne What is a book? The commonly held notion is pretty simple: it is an object made of pieces of paper, glued or bounded together, with stuff written in it. Indisputable. But, maybe, there is more than meets the eye. Read the rest

2 Poems about 2 People Written by 1 Person Who is Trying to be OK

5 minutes agoHumor / odd : The Hairpin

by Sandy Honig 1. crying in central park feels quiet and private because everyone is looking at the sun and the only thing paying attention to me is this squirrel hat keeps throwing nuts at me, I can't see him but I know he's there and...Show More Summary

Ninja of Die Antwoord talks CHAPPiE: The Boing Boing interview

5 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Die Antwoord's Ninja speaks with Xeni Jardin about the making of the robot drama CHAPPiE, directed by Neill Blomkamp, and co-starring Yo-Landi Visser, Hugh Jackman, Sigourney Weaver, and Dev Patel. Read the rest

Games return to Boing Boing

6 minutes agoHumor / odd : Boing Boing

Our game site, Offworld, is returning Monday as a place for happy mutants who love to explore new worlds. Read the rest

Friday Favs 3/6/15

7 minutes agoHumor : Cake Wrecks

Some of my favorite new submissions this week: Briana S. asked the baker to make her cookie cake "look cute." BIG MISTAKE. And when Lynnette's baker asked what color frosting she wanted, she said, "Whatever pops out of the icing tube;...Show More Summary

Dance with your dog (Crufts, 2015)

9 minutes agoHumor / odd : TYWKIWDBI

YouTube link. The video above is the encore performance of the winning team at the 2015 Crufts "freestyle heelwork to music" competition.Readers who really love dogs will want to watch this extended video of the entire competition.

Pokemon Tropes: Gotta Catch Em All

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By Today's Topic Published: March 06th, 2015

New Braking System Can Stop a 40-Ton Truck Automatically on a Dime

33 minutes agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Volvo has developed a new completely automated braking system for tractor trailers. The video below shows it in action, stopping a truck loaded with 40 tons of cargo in a very short distance. (Video Link) How does it work? First, a heads-up display on the windshield warns a driver of increased traffic congestion ahead. Show More Summary

Welcome to the Body Farm

33 minutes agoHumor / odd : Neatorama

Beyond the border of an ordinary parking lot lies the most cutting-edge graveyard in the world … and a hands-on lab for cops and forensic anthropologists. It was Valentine's Day when the gravediggers finished. The crew stood there waiting, their long-sleeved shirts drenched from a mixture of cold rain and sweat. Show More Summary

The Salvation Army creates anti-abuse ad using 'the dress'

Though it divided the Internet just last week, the dress is now the centerpiece of a new PSA. The South African chapter of the Salvation Army created an ad campaign about domestic abuse using the white-gold version of the dress. TheShow More Summary

Cedric Laquieze's first Flower SkeletonYet another piece of art...

Cedric Laquieze's first Flower Skeleton Yet another piece of art that we’d love to see animated using stop motion.

6 Reasons Nerd Culture Needs to Take a Long, Hard Look at Itself

49 minutes agoHumor : Topless Robot

The last half year has not been the brightest hour for nerds and nerd culture. While nerds, geeks, gamers, etc. like to see themselves as ahead of the curve - at least when it comes to technolo...

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