"This was the scene one Sunday Morning in June on Houston Street. What led up to this tragic end?" Boing Boing reader Jeff Simmermon has some theories. Cyndi Freeman, known in NYC burlesque circles as Cherry Pitz, shot the photo.
German bike ballet artist Viola went to a local castle and managed not to break the chandelier while doing some impressive moves. This beautiful castle was made for doing a bike ballet video in there with the chandelier and everything. 😍🤩 But wait, does bicycle ballet exist? I don't think so but since the video… READ THE REST
To celebrate five years on YouTube, The Brick Wall created a complex four-station pizza assembly machine made of Lego. The sauce delivery device in particular is quite a contraption, even if keeping it clean looks like it would not be easy.. After it comes out of the oven, the machine even slices the pizza. Yummy!… READ THE REST
Atkinson Hyperlegible was modified from Helvetica style san-serif fonts, but with a few tweaks to make similar letters appear different. For instance, the capital I has serifs to help readers distinguish it from a lowercase L, a numeral 1, or an exclamation point! As someone with significant vision loss from a detached retina, I found… READ THE REST
Which part of working from home has already been chafing on your very last nerve? Many of us are going through it, so we know there's something. Maybe it's the constant interruption of family or roommates. Maybe it's not having access to all the resources you usually have back at the office. Or maybe it's… READ THE REST
With the cost of gas, greenhouse emissions, and all sorts of other concerns, it's one of those transportation issues you seldom consider. But for environmentally friendly commuters and weekend adventurers alike, the question remains: how the heck do I store this big bicycle? If you live in an apartment, you practically have to give a… READ THE REST
If you suffer from chronic pain, anxiety, sleep disorders or even something as insidious as cancer, you've undoubtedly heard of the effects of CBD. Or maybe you're a regular CBD user already who's often experimenting with better, more efficient means of receiving your dosage. Either way, the soothing effects of CBD may end up changing… READ THE REST