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Archive for the month “July, 2011”

The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in the mind at the same time, and still retain the ability to function.
One should, for example, be able to see that things are hopeless and yet be determined to make them otherwise.

F. Scott Fitzgerald, cited by First Rate Intelligence « Only Once – Matt Blumberg

Solution simple à un problème compliqué – Boing Boing

Comment éclairer l’intérieur des habitations de fortune avec simplement de l’eau et du détergent…

Solution simple à un problème compliqué – Boing Boing

Et d’orthographe aussi…


(by nguyenducbinbin)

Hotel Trials Snore Absorption Room – PSFK

Crowne Plaza is trying to cut down on sleepless nights for its guests by installing a snore absorption room in its hotels.

Hotel Trials Snore Absorption Room – PSFK


The world’s highest tennis court is in Dubai. Obviously.

See more on FLYLYF. Via @lvimages

Reimagining Alcohol brand packaging (via PSFK)

Auditions pour un chat noir, 1961 (via Boing Boing)

Where the heck were you when the page was blank?” – Paul Butterworth

There is no place for just shitting all over other people’s work – (37signals)

(via 20110718-127MM)

Three In 10 UK Children ‘Own No Books’ – PSFK

“To be brutally honest we weren’t expecting [the number of children without their own books] to be so high. We know that book ownership in this country is really strongly linked to literacy issues and social mobility.”

via PSFK:

Three In 10 UK Children ‘Own No Books’ – PSFK

From : projectneon


(by Pascale)

Good morning : Ode To Joy (by meepmeepmeepow)

A teenaged burglar near Chicago has been charged with poisoning the occupants of a fish-tank in a house he robbed; he is said to have explained himself by saying “We can’t leave any witnesses.

Burglar kills pet fish: “Can’t leave any witnesses” – Boing Boing


(by brandon_s)

Un architecte de hong kong découpe son studio en 24 pièces (by pangjin)

It seems absurd that a Google Maps error could have provoked one country to invade another country, but that’s just what happened earlier this month when a Nicaraguan military commander used a Google Maps error as an excuse to invade Costa Rican territory, rip down a Costa Rican flag and fly Nicaragua’s colors instead.

Nicaragua refuses to leave invaded Costa Rican territory after Google Maps prompted invasion – Tech Products & Geek News |

This is a self-portrait taken by a crested black macaque who reportedly snatched a wildlife photographer’s camera on the Indonesian island of Sulawesi.

(via Macaque takes self-portrait – Boing Boing)

1956 Ad Says Feed 7-Up To Babies (via 7-Up to moms: “Give 7-Up to your babies!” (1956) – Boing Boing)

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