Matt Ford has monkeypox, and he wrote this article to tell you all what it's like. And to explain exactly why you do not want it. In Matt's words, "This is my experience, but it boils down to this: This shit sucks and you don't want it." I think it's mighty brave of Matt to be so open with his experience – he shares his timeline, photos of his lesions, and descriptions of how he's been feeling. Thank you, Matt, for sharing. And be careful out there, folks!
Monkeypox continues to spread across the globe and across the United States. Current estimates from the CDC (which are likely undercounted) show almost 5200 cases in the United States, and that number continues to rise. Because of the rise in cases, Governor Kathy Hochul has declared the state of New York a "disaster emergency," and… READ THE REST
Employing AI-art generator Midjourney, Los Angeles-based Artist Jon Alloway imagines a monkeypox outbreak at Burning Man in a collection titled, "Monkey Pox hits the orgy camps!" If you're headed to the playa this year, take heed! Here's a taste: images: Jon Alloway / used with permission READ THE REST
Monkeypox is spreading across the globe and throughout the United States. There's a lot of misinformation and confusion out there, but we know a few things for sure: official case counts are lower than the actual numbers of cases currently out there, cases are rising, we don't currently have enough vaccine to keep up with… READ THE REST
There's a lot of reasons to buy a new smoking piece. Maybe you dropped your old one and that cool glass octopus build doesn't work so well when it's in a million pieces. Perhaps you're making the switch from rolling your own to something a little less cumbersome. Or maybe you just want an upgrade. Whatever… READ THE REST
From ensuring you have enough money for gas this week to keeping up with today's politics, life is far from easy. And everyday things like making dinner, commuting to work, and even lighting candles should be the least of your worries. But when it comes to reaching down into the jar of your favorite candle, unable to… READ THE REST
Gaming is something that most people can appreciate. Whether you're into the classics, a casual gamer, or a die-hard who plays all the time, there are many different ways to enjoy the hobby. But we think it's safe to say, novice or professional, we're all interested in how games even come to be. If you're fascinated by gaming… READ THE REST