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Xeni Jardin

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:

New Nike kinetic digital art project: Run into a cloud of moving particles

Field” is an interactive running installation that transforms your portrait into “a Force of Nature.”

Using Kinect interaction and a treadmill fitted with custom sensors, the installation takes the runner through a journey of immersive visual effects that amplify the feeling of getting into a running flow. The project was created for the April 2015 Nike Innovation Summit at Truman Brewery, London.

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Mad Max Fury Road: Stunning fan-made animated GIF poster


“Excited for the new madmaxmovie, so we made this animated gif movie poster for it out of handmade oil paintings.”

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An important safety reminder about Satan


“Carbon monoxide is invisible and dangerous, as is Satan.”

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Harry Shearer is quitting The Simpsons. Who will take over his characters' voices?


Longtime Simpsons voice actor Harry Shearer announced on Twitter last night that he is leaving the show.

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America's Bible Belt is also the region that uses the most prescription drugs

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Kentucky, West Virginia and Tennessee: America’s most heavily medicated states.

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Bound 2Gether: Kanye West and Kim Kardashian music video is now a Children's Book

1_1500 (1) “A translation of Kanye West's 'Bound 2' music video into a children's book.”

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Texas stripper asks police to protect her from conservative Christian state senator and his spying minions


An Oklahoma woman who dances at a “gentlemen’s club” has filed a protective order against State Sen. Charles Perry (R-Lubbock), the homophobic conservative Republican who compared the “spiritual battle” of God-Fearing Americans to the Holocaust when he was sworn in.

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“Congrats, you have an all male panel!”


A Tumblog of Greatness “Documenting all male panels, seminars, events, and various other things featuring all male experts.”

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Warning: If you look at these monstrous eyeball sculptures, you won't be able to look away.


Milan-based architect Stefano Prina makes these crazy eyeball sculptures, inspired by his dog Luchino's eyes. They're hand-painted on a wood shell base, encased in acrylic resin, and "belong to monsters, reptiles, fish, and animals both real and imaginary." [via Faith is Torment]

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How to get away with eating all the candy, from a wise little girl in France

Little Miss Capuchine has a great future of sneaking things and eating delicious candy ahead of her. Great life lessons in this here video.

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The most complained-about fashion ads: a retrospective

Terry Richardson (of course!) shot this banned Sisley ad in 2001, featuring Josie Maran and a sexualized cow udder. Oh, Terry.

Terry Richardson (of course!) shot this banned Sisley ad in 2001, featuring Josie Maran and a sexualized cow udder. Oh, Terry.

The UK Advertising Standards Agency recently ruled that a Miu Miu ad campaign image featuring Mia Goth photographed by Steven Meisel was “irresponsible and was likely to cause serious offence”.

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Just look at these 98 perfect little cubes of raw food perfectly organized into a neat grid


Dutch artists Lernert and Sander cut raw food into 98 perfect 2.5 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm cubes, and the result is making me very hungry.

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Florida Man with 666 tattooed on forehead causes drunken fracas inside church


Michael W. Holman of Milligan, Florida, walked into First Assembly of God Church around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday, according to the arrest report.

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The amazing psychedelic GIF art of Bill Tavis


His art is so mindblowing.

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Music Video: 'Darlin Celsa,' by Maestro, directed by Parachutes

“High school memories can be painful.”

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“Chasing bears through the woods drunk with a dull hatchet is strongly not advised"


The North Adams police department in Massachussetts has an important message for you.

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Film: “1971” tells story of activists who broke into FBI offices to expose domestic surveillance

Airing Monday, May 18 on PBS stations around the U.S.: "1971," a documentary by Johanna Hamilton on a brave group of activists who worked to expose unchecked power and corrupt activities in the Nixon/Vietnam/COINTELPRO era, when the FBI's main job was to suppress dissent.

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