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Mad Quickies: Google Earth VR, Rediscovered Kahlo, Reince Anagrams, Girl Band Cache and More!

Well, hello there, you! You have the cool, clear eyes of a seeker of wisdom and …something delightful. [Well, mostly delightful.] You’ve come to the right place. Shall we? Pals of mine were effusing over this experience so here you go: VR’s killer app has arrived, and it’s Google Earth. …

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Mad Quickies: Bataclan Graphic Novel, Radical Posters, Super Fun Spectacles, Demogorgon Pie and More!

Happy Monday, Earthlings, I’ve got some lovely links to share with you! Let’s get to it. Medical illustrator Fred Dewilde was at the Eagles of Death Metal concert in Paris when ISIS killed 89 people. He is a survivor and now he’s turned his ordeal into graphic novel. “A foot …

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Mad Quickies: Civil War Ephemera, GPS Doodles, SciArt Twitter Spotlight, Elfman Horror Score and More!

Seriously, is ANYone in the States getting any work done today? Everyone who’s not in the media or on the actual campaign teams, that is. Friends of mine have piled up movies and magazines—I’ve saved the new Westworld episode for tonight. So choose your recreational jam, gas up the car …

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Mad Quickies: Unfortunate Campaign Slogans, Living Dead Restoration, Tech Wearables Criticism and More!

Boy howdy this was a long week! Here’s a little reward for slaying all those dragons. Onward! This campaign slogan really happened: “We Polked You in ’44, We Shall Pierce You in ’52.” And it’s only one of 10 Memorable Presidential Campaign Slogans. Courtney tells us, “Yoncè is coming for …

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Mad Quickies: The Halloween Twenty Sixteen Edition

Good day, Earthlings- it’s October 31st, when the rest of the world understands why cosplaying is so satisfying but hates to admit it. I have to say this Quickies bag o’ treats here is just about overflowing. There’s even a post on The War of the Worlds anniversary. Let me …

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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: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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