On May 1, 2012, at 10:51 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
Hey. Love your site.
The sentiment of the "Demolish Serious Culture" image appearing on your site is repulsive; it's worse if it's intended to be ironic. I won't ask that it be removed because that would be censorship but I just wanted to say think it represents a nadir for you.
Try harder next time.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:52 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
On May 1, 2012, at 10:55 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I think it is an anti-intellectual, silly, stupid thing to put on a tee shirt.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 10:58 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
Not sure what you're getting at.
On May 1, 2012, at 11:00 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I just wanted to weigh in, that's all.
Get better tee shirts.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 11:01 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
But what you said carries no intellectual weight.
On May 1, 2012, at 11:04 PM, Matthew XXXXXX wrote:
I measure my emails, combined, at 62 grams of intellectual weight.
Perhaps you need to zero out your intellectual scale. There should be a button labeled "tare" press that.
On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 11:07 PM, Rob Beschizza wrote:
That was too easy.
Buy the "Demolish Serious Culture" T-Shirt [shop.boingboing.net]
Forthcoming game No Mans Sky promises players the experience of exploring a nigh-infinite universe of beautiful, dreamlike worlds. But its fans are far from serene. When a journalist reported a development delay, he was sent death threats–a black hole of rage that expanded to the game’s creators when they confirmed the news.
The Guardian featured essays by UK punks who made the scene when it first emerged in the late 1970s. Above, Terry Chimes, 59, original drummer for The Clash, now a chiropractor. “I just wanted to be in a band, and this was the most exciting band I could find,” he writes. “Everyone else in The […]
Read Elspeth Reeve’s fabulous article about Pizza, one of the most popular Tumblogs, the “secret lives” of Tumblr Teens, and mistakes made. It has everything. The wonderful creativity of the users; its incomprehensible architecture; the emergent support mechanisms; the toxic call-out culture; and everything ultimately, inevitably being ruined after Yahoo buys it. Then it happened. […]
Learning is a 24/7/365 proposition, and it never ends. And if you’re truly serious about leveling up your skill sets and career prospects, get a subscription to Stone River Academy’s massive course collection. This offer normally is worth over $1,400, but is now available for just $89 in the Boing Boing Store.A respected name in information technology […]
Home audio has taken some big leaps forward in recent years–not just in terms of sound quality, but also in the style department. The FRESHeBAR Leather Soundbar, now 56% off in the Boing Boing Store, is proof.The FRESHeBAR comes packing almost all the options you’d ever need for a home sound system, including Bluetooth streaming capabilities.The unit’s 90 […]
Much of what goes into creating an amazing photo happens in the digital darkroom. Here’s your chance to master all things photo editing: the Ultimate Adobe Photo Editing Bundle, now available in the Boing Boing Store for just $29.99.Across 8 courses and over 41 hours of intensive instruction, you’ll learn the fundamentals of Adobe’s suite of photo […]