The Book Design Review blog's top book covers for 2008 are up. This is one of my favorite annual features -- and this year's includes some drop-dead gorgeous designs. I'm insanely jealous of Austin Grossman for getting that brilliant
cover for his excellent book Soon I Will Be Invincible
. I've mentioned Jordan Crane's wonderful cover for Chabon's Maps and Legends
and the new edition of Harry Harrison's Make Room, Make Room
, but why did no one tell me about the beauty that is the cover for
Things I've Learned From Women Who've Dumped Me
My Favorite Book Covers of 2008
Peter Serafinowicz’s sassy Donald Trump vocal impersonation videos continue, timeless and illuminating as always. All Trump’s words. Peter’s voice. That’s all. Our pal Peter Serafinowicz has been in lots of TV and film projects we love. You can buy ’em here.
Norway has committed to join an international initiative that plans to raise millions of dollars to replace funding shortfalls from Donald Trump’s ban on American-funded global NGOs that offer information about abortion.
Python is immensely popular in the data science world for the same reason it is in most other areas of computing—it has highly readable syntax and is suitable for anything from short scripts to massive web services. One of its most exciting, newest applications, however, is in machine learning. You can dive into this booming […]
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Instead of throwing out all the empties after your next party, why not transform them into some new DIY glassware? Cut back on waste and add some home ambiance with the Kinkajou Bottle Cutter and Candle Making Kit.The Kinkajou is designed as a clamp-on scoring blade to make precise cuts. Just slide a bottle in, tighten […]