The above image is the Trump campaign's latest outreach effort, this time toward young people! It has a certain vibe to it, clean but sinister, yet comically unconvincing. As summed up by author Saladin Ahmed's remark: "They look like a version of GATTACA that's extremely lax about genetic testing."
Gattaca is a brilliant film about a man with a genetic flaw, struggling against DNA discrimination in a clinical, cooly fascistic future. If the private space industry's reluctance to hire someone doomed to premature heart disease seems disturbingly reasonable, rest assured that reality sometimes offers easier dilemmas than art:
CNN reports that the founder of WikiLeaks, Julian Assange, personally received deliveries, potentially including hacked materials related to the 2016 U.S. elections, during a series of odd meetings at Ecuador’s Embassy in London.
Profiles in courage here, folks.
None of this is a surprise. And none of it is normal or okay.
Whether you’re using them for next-level selfies or steady tracking shots, gimbals are a must for anyone who wants to maximize the potential of these powerful smartphone cameras we’re all carrying around. But those smartphones are also supposed to be portable, and let’s face it: Gimbals tend to offset that advantage. Weighing in at just […]
It’s too hot for yard sales, but hey: The internet is here for you. Here are the top ten deals on some of the Boing Boing Store’s best gear, just in time for summer. It’s everything from grills to security cameras to MacBook Pros, and they might be as low as they’re ever going to […]
When it comes to getting stats and ideas across quickly, there’s still nothing like a good slide presentation. But the critical word here is “good” – not 20 slides all thrown together with the same stock PowerPoint template. Whether it’s a crucial pitch for a new business or a quarterly report, Slideshop can be a […]