Mad Quickies

Mad Quickies: chick tracts, scared scientists, feminist art and moar catz!

Happy Birthday, Ray Bradbury! Happy Friday to the rest of all y’all. Here, have a macaque selfie. The copyright office says you can use it as your desktop wallpaper. And while I’m at it, have some delicious Quickies!


Tony Zhou’s videos are really superb little nuggets of information.

A Brief Look at Texting and the Internet in Film

Found at Thumbnails 8/18.

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Is there a better way of showing a text message in a film? How about the internet? Even though we’re well into the digital age, film is still ineffective at depicting the world we live in. Maybe the solution lies not in content, but in form.

Featured image is Ship’s cat aboard the HMAS Encounter. [Wikipedia].



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  1. I have vitiligo. I also used to draw elaborate maps of imaginary worlds when I was a kid, so I love that link. Now I’m looking at my own hands in a whole new way!

  2. Thanks for your comment, biogeo! I can say with certainty that the whole Lab here would be interested in seeing your vitiligo mapping. If you decide to revisit that art, please do contact us!

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