How to build your own cloaking device.

Via @mims. [ Also from @mims. ]


Romney invokes Dumb and Dumber to mock questions about a candidacy: "So there's a chance?"


Monday

Mon, 11:55 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxu

Of course it was a player on the "Chiefs," too.


Mon, 9:19 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxt

This story about a kid wrongly accused of a crime who spent three years at Rikers without trial is completely insane.


Mon, 9:03 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxs

This photo doesn't really say "vegetarian festival" to me.

Via @adamclarkestes. [ Also from @adamclarkestes. ]


Mon, 9:01 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxr

Aerial footage from around the United States, filmed in the 1980s.


Mon, 8:58 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxq

What it looks like to b run over by a train, GoPro edition.


Mon, 8:54 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxp

Just added Norway to the Great Timelapse Map (all rights reserved © 1014).


Mon, 8:50 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxo

Why have an aquarium when you could have a tiny universe instead?


Mon, 4:29 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxn

Next week: "Well, yes, he was apprehended shortly after finishing his bath, but"

Maybe he was wearing an Obama mask.

"HELLO I AM THE PRESIDENT OF A COUNTRY, HERE TO SEE OBAMA"

All I can think of is this.


Mon, 3:55 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxm

This is some bio.

Oh wow, this interview with Goodspaceguy. THE NAMETAG


Mon, 3:15 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxl

Mapping House voting records against district partisanship shows a lot of the outliers are headed to retirement.


Mon, 10:30 am

related

p-bu.mp/wxk

I OCR'd 6,000 political ad buy reports and ran a script to figure out which shows are most popular for which party's ads.


Mon, 10:16 am

related

p-bu.mp/wxj

Emergent.info tracks rumors and flags them as true or false once confirmed.

Via @jayrosen_nyu. [ Also from @jayrosen_nyu. ]


Mon, 8:37 am

related

p-bu.mp/wxi

Financial companies are building microwave tower grids to speed up trade requests between cities.

Via @urbanphoto_blog. [ Also from @urbanphoto_blog. ]

"please sign up for my seminar about how to get more twitter followers"

*walks into hushed auditorium*

"tweet about stocks or iphones"

*leaves*


Mon, 7:49 am

related

p-bu.mp/wxh

Rand Paul's mother, not necessarily helping when describing Rand and Ron: "They don't really have differences."


Mon, 12:00 am

related

p-bu.mp/wxg

Hollywood is destroying the middle class because of housing density, or something. Truly one of the dumbest things I've ever read.


Sunday

Sun, 11:52 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxf

"Thank you for telling me all about yourself it was very helpful." - Mark Z.


Sun, 11:47 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxe

A horror story made more unsettling for being true.

Via @stevesilberman. [ Also from @stevesilberman. ]


Sun, 11:12 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxd

The thing about writing about your boyfriend who lives in a dumpster is that you will eventually break up and then lollll

"yes clara we all heard about the guy who dumped you and literally lived in a trash receptacle it was on salon"

Maybe you shouldn't take hints for your love life from Upworthy, I guess is what I'm saying.


Sun, 10:55 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxc

Pittsburgh, mapped in 1816.

Via @slatevault. [ Also from @slatevault. ]


Sun, 10:48 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxb

Hong Kong cop wants to pepper spray a protestor, but he's facing away. So he taps him on the shoulder. Voila.

Via @mgerrydoyle. [ Also from @mgerrydoyle. ]


Sun, 9:14 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wxa

The Chinese government's instructions for media outlets to eliminate stories about Hong Kong. (Unverified, as far as I know.)

Via @jamesfallows. [ Also from @jamesfallows. ]


Sun, 9:08 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wx9

Photos from California's drought-desiccated Central Valley.


Sun, 8:10 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wx8

I hope someone is writing a thesis on the globalization of protest memes.


Sun, 4:45 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wx7

By far the worst season of the year is when meaningless NFL games get more attention than baseball playoff drives.


Sun, 12:18 pm

related

p-bu.mp/wx6

Resolving a water dispute before the birth of Christ.

Via @erik_kwakkel. [ Also from @erik_kwakkel. ]


Sun, 11:04 am

related

p-bu.mp/wx5

Producing "Nation's Business" magazine in 1920.


Sun, 11:02 am

related

p-bu.mp/wx4

At the CIA's Starbucks, writing names on cups is even trickier than normal.


Sun, 11:00 am

related

p-bu.mp/wx3

A future world in which ownership of everything is overlapping. Think: Rights-management for net-linked furniture.


load more