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Shiny

A Stop Motion Action Sequence with Laundry [slVimeo]
posted by ellieBOA on Mar 4, 2016 - 7 comments

the mystery of the disintegrating laundry

Why was laundry disintegrating on urban clotheslines in the 1920s? Chemical Heritage Magazine has the answer!
posted by moonmilk on Jan 27, 2016 - 19 comments

"We have found a way to treat others how they want to be treated"

".. after 70,000 kilos of washing ... we realised it is so much more. We can restore respect, raise health standards and be a catalyst for conversation.

Orange Sky Laundry is a world first not for profit mobile laundry service. Launched in July 2014 by this years Young Australians of The Year Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett, giving the homeless an opportunity to have their clothes laundered- and perhaps more importantly, the chance to sit down and have a chat with friendly, thoughtful and compassionate volunteers. [more inside]
posted by Philby on Jan 26, 2016 - 8 comments

Dryer sheets are 10 cents, two for a quarter!

Time for laundry, but wait... my coin jar is empty. Oh, if only there were a place that I could trade bills for those pesky quarters! But now with Washboard.co I can order quarters online—and for only a 50% markup! [more inside]
posted by blueberry on Jun 20, 2014 - 147 comments

“Let’s, Like, Demolish Laundry”

"In Silicon Valley, where The Work of creating The Future is sacrosanct, the suggestion that there might be something not entirely normal about this—that it might be a little weird that investors are sinking millions of dollars into a laundry company they had been introduced to over email that doesn't even do laundry; that maybe you don’t really need engineers to do what is essentially a minor household chore—would be taken as blasphemy."
posted by So You're Saying These Are Pants? on Jun 5, 2014 - 217 comments

Twilight; no Sparkle.

I know full well to my great & abiding dismay the compulsive fascination that the eldritch & uncanny may exert upon the imagination of an introspective & sensitive scholar. From Charlie Stross (cstross): Equoid, a Laundry novella available free to access from Tor.
posted by topynate on Sep 25, 2013 - 51 comments

GOOD GIRL

Every time a man throws away his laundry a cat jumps out to grab it.
posted by lazaruslong on Jan 18, 2013 - 45 comments

Foul Bachelor Goons

Something Awful Goons share stories and thoughts on the bachelor life
posted by The Whelk on Aug 24, 2012 - 332 comments

Lazyweb

A rug that turns into a laundry bag. "The perfect gift for teenagers, students and the lazy other half." [via]
posted by adampsyche on Dec 2, 2004 - 27 comments

shirt-fu

my new shirt folding technique is unstoppable. (QT mpeg)
posted by whatnot on Sep 28, 2004 - 24 comments

folding laundry

After viewing this incredible video (.wmv) from China I am folding laundry like a pro (via Linkfilter)
posted by stbalbach on Dec 7, 2003 - 30 comments

Laundering and drycleaning symbols, oh my.

Seduce the opposite sex: learn the universal language of laundering and drycleaning symbols.
posted by xmutex on Nov 3, 2003 - 12 comments

Kickass revenge story: Part I and Part II (thanks Follow Me Here!)
posted by grumblebee on Jun 25, 2001 - 37 comments

Adventures in welding:

Adventures in welding: "Unauthorized welding by crewmembers in the main laundry ignited a large accumulation of lint in the ventilation system, leading to a major fire aboard a cruise ship that injured 23 people and resulted in damages exceeding $17 million, the National Transportation Safety Board has found." Now I understand why you have to clear out the lint.
posted by thescoop on May 16, 2001 - 6 comments

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