longform:

An oddball team of ship salvage mercenaries is tasked with uprighting a tipped two-football-field-long cargo ship before it sinks into the darkness of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands.

lizgalvao:

I love to hate Anthropologie furniture. In particular, the way they stage it for their website. There’s this gross fantasy they’ve created of an art student who can afford to spend thousands of dollars on a paint-splattered flea market find. It’s like all their customers are aspiring to be Charlotte in Tiny Furniture (a loft-dwelling trust fund dilettante).

They’ve gone off the deep end with the juxtaposition. You know those fashion editorials every fall where models lasagned in Prada swing around street signs in Red Hook? It’s like that, but on acid. The settings are more deteriorated and the designs are more design-y. It’s like shopping from deep within Fuck Your Noguchi Coffee Table.

If you choose to purchase a piece of Anthropologie furniture, it will only really look right in one of three settings:

1. An alternative gallery space six weeks from opening

2. An urban cabin with faulty electrical wiring

3. A crumbling Southern plantation (soon to be deemed “the new loft” by the NYTimes)


Let’s take a stroll through the Anthropologie furniture section together. What’s for sale today?

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prostheticknowledge:

Ghost In The Machine

Portrait artwork by Ted Lawson is drawn with a machine using a direct feed of blood from the artist as the ink - video embedded below:

Artist, Ted Lawson, creates a life-sized self-portrait drawing, in his own blood, using a robot.

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Sitting Girl
Hanna Ilczyszyn
Belgium

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millionsmillions:

Beginning today and lasting to the end of the summer, the New Yorker website is free — and includes its complete archive. Our humble suggestions of where to begin your reading frenzy.

Eeeee!

redeyednblue:

Watch the trailer for Tin Ojeda's “Expencive Porno Movie,” a sick new surf film shot entirely on Super 16, and then go see the premiere later this month.

photojojo:

At first glance, Michael Crouser’s photos of ranchers in Colorado seem to be from a bygone era.
For the past 8 years, Crouser documented the few remaining families still working as independent cattle ranchers in western Colorado.
Dramatic Scenes From the Last Independent Cattle Ranches

photojojo:

At first glance, Michael Crouser’s photos of ranchers in Colorado seem to be from a bygone era.
For the past 8 years, Crouser documented the few remaining families still working as independent cattle ranchers in western Colorado.
Dramatic Scenes From the Last Independent Cattle Ranches

photojojo:

At first glance, Michael Crouser’s photos of ranchers in Colorado seem to be from a bygone era.

For the past 8 years, Crouser documented the few remaining families still working as independent cattle ranchers in western Colorado.

Dramatic Scenes From the Last Independent Cattle Ranches

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"Studies say that once you make about $75,000 a year, earning more money doesn’t affect your overall happiness. Is there a baseline follower equivalent for Twitter?"

Is it possible to be too popular on Twitter?

I wrote about searching for the ~perfect follower number~.