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Mad Quickies: Lovelace Lego, Stranger Type, AquaSonic Concert, Spider-Gwen, Vintage Heart of Glass and More!

You guys, we made it! End of the week huzzahs and yippees! Let’s exit the work mode with some Quickies. Onward! Activist and artist Zoë Quinn is making a Chuck Tingle FMV game. Via Jim T. Interactive content manager Stewart Lamb Cromar created a monochromatic LEGO set based on the …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Hugo Awards, Marvel STEM Covers, Space Booze, Googly-Eyed Cuttlefish and More!

Good day, my little geeksters! It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood… and by “neighborhood” I mean the webz. Let’s explore, shall we? Marvel’s new variant comic covers want to get kids into STEM (and the arts, too). Check out the covers at Pop Sci which now includes Ironheart. This …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Ornitographies, Brad Bird, Female Inventors, Depression Algorithm, Marvel Artists Aspirations and More!

Hey there, honeylambs. I’ve got a bunch of Quickies with your name on them. Let’s get to them! All the superlatives! Marvel artists turned black influencers and athletes into super versions of themselves. You have got to see THE FULL LIST! Via Jim T. Zendaya’s Secret ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Role Revealed. …

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Mad Quickies: Ledecky Gif, Moreno Portraits, Telecom Tattoo, Ecce Opera, Hidden Figures and More!

It’s Monday. You know it. I know it. Unless you’re in New Zealand. Or Thailand. And then I don’t know what math we’re doing. One thing we can all agree on is that the following is NOT a work to-do list. Let’s go! Mexican gymnast Alexa Moreno was body-shamed online. …

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Mad Quickies: Summer Scents, Stranger Storytelling, Finn Cosplayer, Reefy Paper Art and More!

Hey there, you guys- I’m pretty certain that all babies born now are either named Simone [or Simon] in honor of those singular powerhouses Manuel and Biles. I took a break from pondering that actually to bring you some quick links that I hope bring a knowing smile to ya’ …

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Mad Quickies: Pokémayans, Codex Silenda, Olympic No-Nos, Dupe or Doig Doppelgänger, Getty Lawsuit and More!

Surprise! You didn’t expect the Quickies, did you? Well, nobody expects the Mad Art Quickisition. Fetch the comfy chair! Bret Easton Ellis takes on “social justice warriors”: “These women are so deluded they border on insanity.” He speculated, “Or maybe they have just not gotten laid in four years.” Yes. …

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Mad Quickies: Madlove Asylum, Female NASA Minifigs, Wiki Picture Winners, Incognito Savage and More!

As my friend Chris used to say to me, “Quick like a bunny!” And so we go… “All I want is a room with Fabergé eggs and a hammer.” British artist and activist James Leadbitter and collaborator Hannah Hull have conducted workshops and crowdsourced ideas to find out what a …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Female Superhero News, Death Positive-ness, Tortugas Time Lapse, Titanic Menu and More!

Happy Monday, geeklings, and may the day be kind to you. At least you can count on these Quickies for a little joy. Let’s begin, shall we? This is about an outsider artist I’ve never heard of: Exploring the Troubled Mind of Eugène Gabritschevsky, a Russian painter who created most …

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