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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Doll Asylum, Sculptural Vaping, MoMA Emoji, Horror Comics, Magic Wheelchair and More!

Happy Saturday, you guys! I decided to spend my wakeup today brewing these Quickies for you: some are provocative, some entertaining, and possibly one thing that’s just plain wrong. Let’s get to it! The Bender, the Runner, the Spammer—these are three types of expert competitive vapers. You heard me. Cloud …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies:Nerdcore Trebek Diss, Iggy Pop Model, Pokemon Go Halloween Event, Wildlife Goofballs and More!

Don’t look now but it’s Quickies on Tuesday. No- just kidding, look, yes please, look LOOK. I have a metric ton of links—most of them thanks to the kids at the Lab. Grab a cup/mug/glass/beaker of something tasty and let’s go! You can enjoy the work of the Finalists of …

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Mad Quickies: Obama Wired, Giger Book, Voyager Golden Record, Potter Spells and More!

Happy Friday, all y’all! I’ve got some cool Quickies for you so… Pencils down and surf’s up. I will admit I haven’t had a chance to read this yet but it’s got to be interesting. Plus this is fantastic that a sitting president has been interviewed at Wired. Barack Obama, …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Merriam-Webster Contest, Meltdown Game, Moonshot Video, Boekbinder Anthem and More!

Good day, my friends! I know you’re a bunch of busy bees so let’s get right to this collection of Quickies. Onward! Earthrise, From the Moon by the Bad Astronomer is about the astonishingly poignant video created by Nicolaus Wegner. Wegner used images taken by the probe Kaguya to create …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: PopUp Art, Lego Spirograph, Comics Roundup, LGBT Kid Books, Truffle Mummies and More!

Ahoy, maties! If you’re interested in some justifiable diversion, I’ve got a raft of Quickies sure to keep you afloat today. Let’s go! This is jaw-droppingly beautiful: The Extraordinary Details of Tiny Creatures Captured with a Laser-Scanning Microscope by photographer and neurobiologist Igor Siwanowicz. Torrin J. Hallett is currently a …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Empower Mint, Fidget Cube, Dog Origins, Westworld Analysis, Liquid Science Tricks and More!

Holla, geeksters! Don’t look now but it’s Monday! Pour ya’self a tasty wake-up beverage and enjoy these lovely Quickies. Let’s go! Mad Art Courtney offered this on the Lab’s private forum, ‘Westworld’ Creators Explain the Show’s Existential Use of Violence and Sexual Assault. We chatted about the show’s treatment of …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Brionne Blowup, Vein Decanters, Felted Love, Halloween Makeup Tutorial and More!

Well lookee here- whadya’ know- it’s Friday! We made it barely scathed at all. Let’s enjoy this celebratory moment with some happy Quickies. Shall we? Artist Etienne Meneau creates hand-blown glass decanters that mimic blood veins and root systems. He calls this series Strange Carafes. Knowledge is Beautiful is a …

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Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: Trans-Created Comic, Subversive Melrose Place, Solo Radio, 8-Bit Stranger Things and More!

You guyz- don’t look now but that weekend slipped right past us. Let’s enjoy a postscript of that chill by easing into the week with these serenely curated Quickies. Shall we? A Female-Driven, Trans-Written Comic Book? Yes, Please!. “Kim & Kim” was written and created by trans writer Magdalene Visaggio …

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