"darren cullen"

A Museum of Neoliberalism is opening in London next week

Earlier this year, Boing Boing favorite artist Darren Cullen (previously) and Gavin Grindon created a Museum of Neoliberalism in Brighton, England — now, he's fundraising to open it up again in London for six months.

Toy soldier parody ad highlights veterans' plight, war's horrors

Action Man: Battlefield Casualties is a set of black-comedy parody ads for a more realistic war-themed childrens' toy. It was produced by Veterans for Peace UK, to challenge a British Army ad campaign aimed at youngsters, and voiced by Matt Berry. A Veterans For Peace UK Film challenging the British Army's policy of recruiting 16 […]

Bavaria says its mandatory crosses aren't religious, so there should be no problem hanging them upside-down, right?

Bavaria's far-right, Islamophobic government enacted its Kreuzpflicht ("cross obligation") law, which mandates that every government building must display a Christian cross, and finessed this violation of Germany's legally enforced separation of church and state by claiming the crosses were "cultural," not "religious" and by saying that each building "should hang up the cross as they […]

Anti-Trident activists poster London with "Become a Suicide Bomber" spoof naval recruiting ads

Artist Darren Cullen (previously) created the posters, which read, "The crew of our nuclear submarines are on a suicide mission. To launch their missiles means death is certain, not just for them, but for the millions of innocent people those bombs will obliterate, and for the rest of us too."

More accurate Batman logo

He is a person, not a bat. Darren Cullen has improved the legendary logo; pray that he does not improve it further.

Payday loans for kids

Pocket Money Loans is the latest from prankster/artist Darren Cullen (previously), offering 5000% APR loans to children so that they can "get out of debt with a loan" and "spend each day like it's your last."

Bouncy Castle Mortgage

"Bouncy Castle Mortgage," a comic by Darren Cullen shared in our Boing Boing Flickr Pool.

New London police powers: the right to bite

Britons, take note: Darren Cullen has a timely reminder about the London Police's new powers. The new biting powers will be useful alongside the ASBO, detention without charge, the right to seize domain names, illegal harvesting of innocent peoples' DNA, the right to arrest you for reading things that might help terrorists, the right to […]

Shape-Shifting Lizard Skin Cream

Shape Shifting Lizard Skin Cream, by Darren Cullen & Mark Tolson. Shapeshifting from lizard to human form is great for controlling Earth so you can mine gold to save your dying homeworld, but it's not so great for your skin. When you're juggling appointments and global depopulation deadlines, you don't have time for an exhaustive […]

Carl Sagan's Cosmos: The Meat Planet (with pork volcano)

"A giant planet with a liquid interior full of liquid beef and pork, into which a thousand earths would fit."

Baby's First Baby

"Baby's First Baby," by Darren Cullen (2012). via BB Flickr Pool.

Placebo: Now available in maximum strength

For only 6 British Pounds, you can cure what ails you with Placebo maximum strength sugar pills. I'm a little sad that Etsy user spellingmistakes got to this idea before I could start marketing Placebex, as I've been threatening to do since approximately 2001. Maybe there's an intellectual property lawsuit in there someplace. ;) And, […]

Periodic Table of Elements, Revised (Boing Boing Flickr Pool)

Periodic Table of the Elements (Revised), from the website spellingmistakescostlives.com, contributed to the Boing Boing Flickr Pool by Darren Cullen.