what a bum-flavored funnelcake.
Saturday, 26 November 2022

Why the worst recipes imaginable are blowing up on TikTok

quote [ “I get compared to a car crash or a train wreck a lot, where people can’t look away.” ]

Making tik tok content just to get A deal
[SFW] [food & drink] [+1 Funny]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:02amGMT] [1 comment]

Friday, 25 November 2022

The library of Alexandria and its reputation

quote [ it isn’t possible to filter out the effects of Civilization among all the noise that Sagan created. ]

Stories about loss. Thumb is Museu Nacional burning in 2018.
[SFW] [history] [+3 Insightful]
[by Paracetamol@3:43pmGMT] [2 comments]

After a Decades-Long Ban, San Jose's Lowriders Are Ready to Cruise Again

quote [ This vibrant culture never faded away in the city's Mexican American community. ]

All my friends know the low rider (yeah)
[SFW] [travel] [+2 Good]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:07amGMT] [2 comments]

Thursday, 24 November 2022

Displaying the Dead: The Musée Dupuytren Catalogue

quote [ When Paris’ infamous museum of anatomical pathology closed its doors in 2016, a controversial collection disappeared from view. Daisy Sainsbury explores the history of the Musée Dupuytren, and asks what an ethical future might look like for the human specimens it held. ]

Dead display waits for observation
[SFW] [history] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:07amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 23 November 2022

REVEALED: I'm The Guy Behind The Viral "Insulin Is Free" Tweet

quote [ Remember the viral “insulin is free” parody tweet that set the internet ablaze? We were behind that. Here’s how our staff writer Sean exposed the greed of Elon Musk and Eli Lilly with just $8, 9 words, and 10 minutes. ]

Finally, some punk in my cyberpunk dystopia.
[SFW] [dystopian violence] [+1 Underrated]
[by steele@8:03pmGMT] [4 comments]

My mom passed down her love of horror to me — and a big lesson about courage

quote [ It took me years to fully realize why my mother loved her spooky books so much. Those horror stories gave my mother the courage to leave her abuser. ]

Late for halloween, sorry.
[SFW] [literature] [+2 Good]
[by Paracetamol@7:00pmGMT] [0 comments]

A Gilded Age Tale of Murder and Madness

quote [ In opulent seaside Newport, a wealthy and beloved Black businessman turns up dead. The prime suspect is his son-in-law, a dashing medical student set to become one of the country’s first Black surgeons. The resulting trial will tear the town in two. ]

Gilded age filled with rage, build the stage
[SFW] [crime & punishment] [+1 Informative]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:43amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 22 November 2022

I made a tiny suit of armor for a hermit crab

quote [ No animals were harmed in the making of this video. If you do find a shell using the clues at the end of the video send me a photo on twitter!! ]

Pretty sure this is how Pokemon come into being.
[SFW] [do it yourSElf] [+5 Good]
[by steele@5:55pmGMT] [12 comments]

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