Mar. 30th, 2012

Happy Friday everybody!

Are you ready? I think I’m ready…

» Flickr: Paula Wirth: Vintage Drug Stores

“Hy-Lo Drug Store, Southern California, circa July 1970. Found photos of store displays. A History of Hy-Lo”
Kind of fascinating.

» carnovsky: RGB

“carnovsky is a Milan based artist/designer duo comprised of Francesco Rugi and Silvia Quintanilla”
This is beautiful.

» Scott Hazard: Photo Constructs

Scott Hazard creates a sense of depth and mystery by printing multiple copies of a photo and then tearing “portals” into each successive copy. Really beautiful and intriguing.
Suggested by Laura R.

» Space Is Key 2

Your space bar is the only control. And that’s all I will tell you.

» FastCoDesign: The Miraculous, Magical, Magnificent History Of Beer [Infographic]

[self explanatory / educational]

Have a great weekend everybody!

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Mar. 23rd, 2012

Happy Spring!

And of course: Happy Friday!!

Here ya go…

» One Tiny Hand

There’s on in every photo on this site. 🙂
Funny / creepy.
(Note: Some photos potentially nsfw.)

» Bloom: 28,000 Potted Flowers Installed at the Massachusetts Mental Health Center

Artist Anna Schuleit was commissioned to fill the delapidated Massachusetts Mental Health Center before it was demolished.
This is worth a read, the whole thing.
Sent in by Kirsten G.

» Criterion.com: Notes from a Videodrome Test Screening

Crazy.
Also: For the most part, I heart Criterion.

» The Hatchings

TRY not to play this for hours. Just try.

Bonus Link!

» Cat Scientists Of The 1960’s

Insane. And funny!

I hope it feels like Spring where you are (if Spring is the season where you are.)

Have a great weekend.

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Mar. 16th, 2012

Friiiiii [inhale] day!

And here we go…

» Instruments From Inside

The inside of instruments photographed as if they are interior architecture. Really well done.

» Total Film: 50 Most Hated Movies Ever Made

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» A Selection of Celebrities Responding to Their Own Internet Memes

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This is (in my opinion) great.
Sent in by Ashy.

» Next, Please!

Very addictive. Kind of cute.
Sent in by Sarah C.

Bonus Link!

» The Hairpin: The Comment Section for Every Article Ever Written About PETA

Funny. True.

Have a great (and in my case, unseasonably warm) weekend, Friday people.

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Mar. 9th, 2012

Friday again. And in my area it’s beginning to show signs of being spring. Yay!

Let’s get this started…

» Branding Magazine: Honest Ads

Discovered by Kelly S.
Funny / true.

» David Letterman Holding Records

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» Retronaut: Street Life in London, 1876

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Love these.

» All Against One

An addictive shooter flash game.

Bonus Link!

» Pleated Jeans: Guide To Gang Signs

Funny!
“I have a tiny sandwich” is possibly my favorite.

Have a very Happy Friday, Friday links people!

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P.S.: Where I live, Daylight Savings happens on Sunday. Rest up!

Mar. 2nd, 2012

Welcome to Friday!

And hello March, how’re you doing?

Let’s roll!

» Simulant Waves

An art installation that simulates the motions of water waves happening in real time, thousands of miles away.
Really, really cool. I think I would watch this for quite a long time in person. Crazy.
Sent in by Heather D.

» Closer to Van Eyck

Extremely, extremely high-resolution imagery of Van Eyck’s 15th centuryGhent Altarpiece.
How high? It’s apparently 100 billion pixels in size.
Beautiful.

» Je suis Winnie l’Ourson

Artist Benjamin Béchet depicts superheroes and other comic characters in a series of down-on-their-luck occupations.
It’s kind of odd. But I like it.

» Super Mario Bros. Crossover 2.0

“Super Mario Bros. Crossover is a fan game that recreates the original Super Mario Bros. and allows you to play it as characters from other games.”
Yes. Yes it certainly does.
Sent in by Ashy.

Bonus Link!

» Sucks to be Robot

“A series of doodles by Paul Constantakis” of “…a malfunctioning robot with no luck whatsoever.”
Discovered by Bonnie P.

Have a fantastic Friday everybody.

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