Cory Doctorow at 4:37 pm Wed, Jan 9, 2013
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Bob Basset -- Boing Boing favorites, steampunk and fetish maskmakers -- have issued a rather lovely art calendar for 2013 with Mell Ghandy.
Bob Basset and Mell Ghandy Art Calendar 2013
I dunno. I like Steampunk as much as the next person. But these kind of masks just make me think of S&M and torture (or enhanced interrogation). – Which I am not in to at all. They don’t appeal to me. What am I missing?
Nothing. You just don’t like BDSM grace notes.
Hmmm, Superb, but can it get me through the day?
The one featured for September, I can imagine the glass fogging up on me in traffic.
And what if I left my leather and brass soda straw at home?
can I create a new word please? Ladies and gentlemen I give you… “steamgimp”
Now that’s attention to detail!
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The NYC Department of Transport has revamped its notoriously complex parking-rules signs, so that they're slightly less cryptic. It's a very nice example of good information design!
Nominations are open again for science fiction's Hugo Awards -- if you attended last year's WorldCon or have supported/bought a membership for this year's con, you get a vote.
One of my favorite Instagram and/or Twitter feeds right now is PornEdits. The example shown here is the creation of contributor @Airborn0280.
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