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Radical Cartography. A collection of interesting maps such as place-name etymology, the US suicide rate, animal/vegetable production and an interactive tourist map of Nice, FR.
posted on Nov-14-05 at 3:50 PM

One Red Paperclip. A story of a man attempting to turn a paperclip into a house.
posted on Nov-9-05 at 7:59 AM

Mathematical Knitting. Knit your own Mobius bands and Klein bottles.
posted on Aug-12-05 at 7:08 AM

Old Grandma Hardcore. "This blog is the chronicle of my experiences with Grandma, the video-game playing queen of her age-bracket and weight class. She will beat any PS2, XBox, GameCube, etc., console game put in front of her..." A 22-year-old man blogs about his grandmother's video game obsession.
posted on Aug-10-05 at 6:14 PM

Photos of an Unknown Family Who Probably Owned a Liquor Store. A series of found photographs from Houseplant Picture Studio.
posted on Jun-24-05 at 9:35 AM

The End of Internet P8rn? The updated 2257 regulations, which go into effect June 23, will expand the proof of age record-keeping requirements that producers of sexually explicit content must follow. Industry insiders are scrambling to prepare for the new regulations and claim they are too burdensome to 'net p9rn providers and are illogical. (The AVN links are NSFW) The Free Speech Coalition is seeking a temporary restraining order (Doc file) to enjoin the enforcement of the new regulations hoping to prevent what some predict to be an industry wide shutdown. Is this a matter of the law keeping up with technology, or an assault on .xxx?
posted on Jun-21-05 at 10:59 PM

The Beast Blender. The Minnesota Association of Rogue Taxidermists invites you to create a being that has never existed.
posted on Jun-5-05 at 12:34 PM

Manhole Cover Photography. Photos of manhole covers from around the world.
posted on May-14-05 at 7:12 PM

The Bizarre World of Candy Cigarettes. Profiles of American and Foreign Companies.
posted on Jan-28-05 at 8:55 AM

Babes in Space.
posted on Dec-29-04 at 7:09 AM

A Punk Rock Flyer Archive 1982-1984. "This site contains an archive of flyers for mostly hardcore punk gigs from the era 1982 to 1984 that took place in Tucson Arizona, Phoenix, and Los Angeles. Historical narrative and observations are included as well as stickers, various handbills, and other curiosities from the same era."
posted on Dec-14-04 at 7:02 AM