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I'm Bored: surreal and weirdly touching comics by Jess Rotter

If the Zap Comix collective hung out in Gary Larson’s basement rolling numbers on psychedelic record covers while giggling about those motivational calendars where you tear off one earnest aphorism each day, and the internal awkwardness that all of us experience, the comix that emerge would likely fit into I’m Bored, the surreal and wonderful new book by illustrator Jess Rotter with a foreword …

A Surreal Vic Berger Edit of Melania Trump's Charm Offensive with Anderson Cooper on CNN

A Surreal Vic Berger Edit of Melania Trump’s Charm Offensive with Anderson Cooper on CNN / Boing Boing Here’s Vic Berger’s hilarious and disturbing edit of Melania Trump’s interview with Anderson Cooper on the Trump tapes. report this ad Tommy Edison, the very funny “Blind Film Critic,” who has been without sight since birth, answers the question: “Does it bother you that …

Donald Trump performs Mahna Mahna

Donald Trump performs Mahna Mahna / Boing Boing The Elfman score highlights the triggering, abuser body-language and pro-wrestler grimaces but Mahna Mahna deploys Jacob Two Two‘s law: “Monsters can’t abide the laughter of children.” Genius editing, too. report this ad The developers behind the hotly anticipated Shadow Warrior 2 have gone on record explaining why they didn’t add DRM to their new …

Drunk History's Stonewall is more accurate than many sober ones

Crissle West slurs through the story of Stonewall from the perspective of transgender pioneers Marsha P. Johnson and Sylvia Rivera, portrayed by Alexandra Grey and Trace Lysette. Laugh and learn! Marsha and Sylvia got it from all directions back in the day. Here’s Sylvia getting heckled by a crowd of gay rights activists in 1973: Historian Eric Marcus just released this …

Pug Has Serious Case of French Fry Face

Pug Has Serious Case of French Fry Face / Boing Boing “Zoidberg meets Admiral Ackbar.” French fry face report this ad But they can’t hurt! Pins Won’t Save The World was just launched to let designers create pins for this year’s crazy election. While most designs are anti-Trump, some are pro-Hillary or generally pro-America messages of progressivism. READ THE REST Doges are done; sneks …

Anti-Trump and pro-Hillary pins won't save the world

Anti-Trump and pro-Hillary pins won’t save the world / Boing Boing But they can’t hurt! Pins Won’t Save The World was just launched to let designers create pins for this year’s crazy election. While most designs are anti-Trump, some are pro-Hillary or generally pro-America messages of progressivism. Recent polls show Trump closing in on Hillary, and thats pretty fucking scary. Lets not stand …

Peasant meme

Doges are done; sneks are so September. What’s next? @Hay_Man’s Peasant Memes! The only good meme pic.twitter.com/2FyEePROxU — hay man (@hay__man) October 3, 2016 (via Laurie Penny) report this ad JWZ has discovered the greatest Google Image search. READ THE REST If you want to let people know you care but don’t have time to send thoughts and prayers every time there’s …

Finally got my Emacs setup just how I like it

JWZ has discovered the greatest Google Image search. report this ad If you want to let people know you care but don’t have time to send thoughts and prayers every time there’s a tragedy, the new Thoughts & Prayers app can help! READ THE REST Back in 2009, I found a rare, used copy of Shel Silverstein’s raunchy, hilarious not-kid’s book …

Musical feline artbot creates abstract paintings

Musical feline artbot creates abstract paintings / Boing Boing YouTuber Die Struktur created the first rotating cat automaton that paints to musical accompaniment. Now, instead of “my kid could paint that,” idiots can say “my maneki-neko on a turntable could paint that.” If you’re wondering, the song employs the Bolen-Pierce scale, an alternative tuning to the diatonic scales common in western music.  …

Welcome to Night Vale: scripts and notes from podcasting's eeriest drama

First, the amazing, creepy, weird and lovable podcast Welcome to Night Vale spawned a wonderful, improbable novel, and now, for book lovers who love Night Vale, there’s two books of scripts and notes from the production team: Mostly Void, Partially Stars: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes, Volume 1 and The Great Glowing Coils of the Universe: Welcome to Night Vale Episodes, Volume 2 (I wrote …