Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email:

11 Responses to “Disabled goldfish swims around in cute goldfish sling”

  1. Internet, I love you.

  2. sqyntz says:

    government to mandate ADA fishtanks in 3..2..

  3. Fantome_NR says:

    this is really heartwarming and a great way to start the day, thanks for posting Xeni. I better quit while I’m ahead and pull out my ethernet cable.

  4. Mark_Frauenfelder says:

    Pure joy

  5. Jonathan says:

    Consider my heart officially warmed! Awwwwr. Along similar lines, I encountered this video last week; a tutorial on how to fix a broken butterfly wing:

  6. gypsyspacemuffin says:

    There are no words to describe how delightful and endearing this is.

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  8. Paul Renault says:

    That sling NEEDS a little boyantly-neutral balloon at the top.

    • francoisroux says:

      If you look very closely you’ll see there’s a piece of string or thread attached to the top of the sling. I would imagine that in turn is tied to the top of the tank or a floating device.

      • Paul Renault says:

         I didn’t see it the first time, now I see it.  (I actually was wondering just how it was so perfectly balanced…)  This definitely should have a little balloon.

  9. redesigned says:

    i believe the correct term is buoyancy challenged. ;-)

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