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Isaac Asimov and Carl Sagan
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July 26, 2013

Delighted by the playful rivalry between Isaac Asimov and Carl Sagan. Meet 97-year-old Hal Lasko, The Pixel Painter. Do we all wish the Aubrey Plaza as Daria trailer was…

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Jay-Z and Marina Abramovic
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July 19, 2013

This photo of Jay-Z and Marina Abramovic made my day. He’s got 99 problems — maybe performance artists are one. The great Franzen library scandal. So many pressing questions…

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Genetics Portraits
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July 12, 2013

A French photographer explored genetics through digitally combined portraits of family members. Kids! This video had me feeling kind of clucky, and this video had me laughing. Uncle Beefy…

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A Map of the Literal USA
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July 5, 2013

Greetings, from Stink Onions. Portraits of fellas in their ladies’ clothes. What started out as a coincidence became something awesome. Pendleton Ward, creator of Adventure Time, plays Animal Crossing…

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The Lottery Letters
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June 28, 2013

The New Yorker received an outpouring of hate-mail when it originally published “The Lottery” in 1948. Shirley Jackson’s reaction: “If the letters “could be considered to give any accurate…

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Twerk
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June 21, 2013

I don’t know about this, Miley. WTF? Thanks for the alphabet soup “twerk” image though. Her hair still can’t touch Tilda’s. This cake made me laugh way harder than…

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