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Crafting with Feminism: 25 Girl-Powered Projects to Smash the Patriarchy

Crafting with Feminism: 25 Girl-Powered Projects to Smash the Patriarchy / Boing Boing Today sees the publication of Bonnie Burton’s (previously) long-awaited new book, Crafting with Feminism: 25 Girl-Powered Projects to Smash the Patriarchy. report this ad It’s an absolutely delightful read: the projects are nicely staged, moving from the very simple to the very ambitious, and always seasoned with clever …

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 …

SNL's Trump/Clinton debate sketch makes Saturday Night great again

We laughed so hard, we woke up the neighbors — if you need any further enticement, look no farther than this endorsement from the pencil-neck Hitler wannabe with a face from Wal-Mart himself: report this ad Sequoia Capital Chairman Michael Moritz and angel investor Ron Conway have donated to San Francisco’s Proposition Q: if passed, “the city would give residents of tent encampments …

Your In America, an anti-racist Twitter account devoted to Muphry's Law

Muphry’s Law predicts that “if you write anything criticising editing or proofreading, there will be a fault in what you have written.” Buzzfeed’s Your In America account watches the Twitter firehose for people posting some variation on “Speak English your in America!!” and corrects their your/you’re usage, with a sarcastic quip. It’s solid fucking gold. report this ad I’m the “Honourary Steward” …

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 …

Sadako versus Snickers

A friend in France sent me an email one day and wrote, “You have to watch this Japanese movie ‘Ring.’ It’s very special.” Since he likes horror films as much as I do, his words carried weight. But in 1998 it wasn’t easy to find a copy, and I had to nose around a bit before finally locating a DVD on amazon.co.uk.  As you can see from …

Ian Curtis on a rollercoaster

Enjoy the cheapest and best Ian Curtis joke the internet will ever supply. report this ad The Bad Advisor (previously), who has delighted us for years with amazing, frank, scathing alternative answers to real advice-column questions, has a new home on The Establishment, where bad advice is given at longer length than usual — and with extra column-inches, the Bad Avisor finds new heights of …

The Bad Advisor has a new home, and is dispensing scorching wisdom

The Bad Advisor (previously), who has delighted us for years with amazing, frank, scathing alternative answers to real advice-column questions, has a new home on The Establishment, where bad advice is given at longer length than usual — and with extra column-inches, the Bad Avisor finds new heights of hilarity. “Should stepchildren and their offspring be recorded in your family Bible?”  …