Category: design thinking

Sesame’s a Hotel Cat who lives at Rag & Famish in North Sydney. via Distillery Cats, on Instagram

The Death of Flair: Friday's Goes Minimalist

Collectors Weekly

yeah, but what happens to the antiques?

truth told, restaurant kitsch has been dying a slow death for the last decade.

Fat Alice reclining on her cornucopia chair; draw her like one of your french girls. here she is, on Instagram.

Did I Kill Gawker?

New York Magazine

Or was it Nick Denton? Hulk Hogan? Peter Thiel? Or the internet?

Max Read asks the Big Girl questions about who really threw Gawker under the bus. (It was actually probably a little of everyone.)

she’s over on Instagram, and her narration’s real good.

Southern Sky Brewing Company in Kennesaw, GA just hired an entire litter of Distillery Cats. via Instagram.

If There Are Aliens Out There, Where Are They?

Scientific American

okay, so where are they?

Simple life appeared on Earth almost as soon as the planet cooled sufficiently to support water-based organisms. To be detectable from a distance, however, life has to evolve to the point where it dominates the planetary surface chemistry and has significantly changed the atmosphere, creating chemical “biosignatures” that can in principle be detected remotely.

Laura Balke takes the road trips I dream about, over on her Instagram

In the North of England there is a longstanding tradition of eating gingerbread on the anniversary of the attempt in 1605 to blow up the Houses of Parliament. the old foodie

Guy Fawkes Night Cake

Guy Fawkes Night Cake, plus more ideas of where Bonfire Night cakes came from. spoiler: not Christian tradition..

What Does the Internet Bring to the Concept of a Country?

Open Transcripts

Internet? Statehood?

what happens to statehood when physical place matters so much less to thoughts of identity?

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