Photo by Flickr user Eva Blue. Reddit announced yesterday that it was banning nude photos taken without the consent of the subject, allowing them to fulfill what is the baseline requirement for human decency. In a statement posted to...Show More Summary
Photo by Dr. Brainfish via Flickr This month, Washington state’s legalization of recreational marijuana seemingly reached its logical conclusion with the installation of the state’s first weed vending machine in Seattle. In abstract,...Show More Summary
Koppie Koppie is a new online store that wants to teach us all an Important Lesson About Privacy--by slapping photos of random kids they've scraped from flickr onto mugs you, a total stranger, can buy. Their point is about how we unwittingly...Show More Summary
We've noticed many black and white photos in our Flickr Pool recently. Today we spotlight some of those lovely shots. [ more › ]
Photo by Flickr user John. Capitalism has found a way to make your 9-to-5 office job even more miserable than it already is. According to CoreNet Global, an organization of corporate real estate and workplace professionals, American office spaces have shrunk drastically in the past two years. Show More Summary
Photo via Flickr user Torben Hansen. Should you harbor any anxieties that your recreational marijuana use is bad for your health, light up a joint and forget your worries. Science says your ganja is probably safer than that third glass of whiskey you downed in a poor man’s imitation of Don Draper. Show More Summary
Photo by coniferconifer, Creative Commons, via Flickr. It was one degree outside my door the other day -- as in, thirty-one degrees below the freezing point. An unusually hard winter, again. If it weren't for the lengthening hours of...Show More Summary
photo: charmar on flickr. Oh JNCO's. How well do I remember thee. I remember the tripping over tent-like pant legs down middle school hallways as if it were just yesterday. I remember sitting on the lunchroom floor in a circle of friends,...Show More Summary
Audio Book flickr photo shared CC by The Preiser Project It’s been so long since I wrote in this space, it’s a hole too deep to climb out. I won’t try to catch up today. But this post concerns an ongoing digital storymaking seminar called the You Show. If you want to know more about […]
All photos by Nathan Chandler via Flickr When he first posted a Flickr album of the light pink time capsule kitchen in his Chicago home, furniture designer Nathan Chandler had no idea he'd soon receive hundreds of inquiries from interested...
(Photo: Meagan via Flickr) 2011 May Day Celebration at Bryn Mawr College. T he new New Republic is here. After a purge and exodus, the venerable institution purchased by Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes is back with a thoughtful piece...Show More Summary
How many social media websites do you upload photos to regularly? I have five – a Facebook page, my personal Facebook profile, Google+, Flickr and 500px. Some people have more. For photographers who want to get their work out there, this seems like a must. Show More Summary
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Boing Boing reader and photographer John K. Goodman shot “Way of the Foot” this weekend in Venice Beach, LA, CA, and shared it in our Boing Boing Flickr pool.
A photo shared by Chkyc in our Boing Boing Flickr Pool.
Photo by JuliAn Pierre/Flickr With its otherworldly circular windows and totally angle-less interiors, this cluster of white "bubble houses" designed by Swiss architect Pascal Haüsermann was considered quite innovative when it opened as a motel in 1966. Yet amidst a...
Photo by Jean-Pierre Dalbéra via Flickr Far from the tourist center of Rome, near the southern end of the Metro B line, there lies a 420-acre complex of ten monumental concrete buildings known as the Esposizione Universale Roma (or EUR)....
Photo by Majid Hatna/Flickr The former home of Joy Division frontman Ian Curtis is for sale, and someone has launched an Indiegogo campaign to turn it into the Joy Division museum no one ever asked for. Campaign founder Zak Davies.....
Thanks for checking in with us, but today is Australia Day, a public holiday around the country. Check out the Weekend Catch-up for links to all the best posts from last week, and see you tomorrow. Photo by Flickr user Loulse.