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Steven Kline’s Collages: The Animal Kingdom Displayed in Crowning Glory

Erupting with bright colors, prizewinning ugly sweaters, dapper suits, and very serious fauna, artist Steven Kline’s works are so super, they might make you break out into song. Read more »
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A New Year and New People to Follow on Pinterest

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Pinterest is all about organization, but have you made a point to organize the people you follow on the inspirational platform? Take a moment in the beginning of this new year to browse through a few of our favorite pinners, …

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We Dare You to Not Laugh at These Vintage Visions of the Future

Retrofuturism Robot MaidsFuture housekeeping envisioned in the 1978 book Exploring the World of Robots. Via Paleo-Future.

Like the next number on a hopscotch course, 2013 is now just a hop, skip, and a jump away, and while we’re not ones to …

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Turn-of-the-century Photos that Will Make You Stop and Stare

There’s something about the soft graininess, stiffly displayed clothing, and all-over greyscale of antique photos that makes it hard to imagine the folks featured in them ever really existed – which is precisely why these photos from the George Eastman House collection are so arresting. Read more »
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Hitchcock’s Recipe for Success Revealed in this Stunning Student Film

Make sure you’re firmly perched upon a chair when you click the play button above, because this witty ode to the king of frightening films, Alfred Hitchcock, is so impeccably incredible, it might very well give you vertigo. Even if …

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Tenenbaums Tomes You’ll Want for Your Own


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I know I’m not alone when I say The Royal Tenenbaums is one of my favorite Wes Anderson films, so imagine my delight when I came across this slideshow of book and magazine covers featured …

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Get in the Halloween Spirit with Decaying Hollywood Mansions

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The Facebook page Decaying Hollywood Mansions is like the haunted house of Old Hollywood, if such a thing were to exist. Its chiaroscuro maze of shrieking starlets, eerie-eyed vampires, and shadowed detectives conjures up …

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Stylish Individual Looking at Missed Connections Artwork (Writer 4 Reader)

Today, we're smitten by Sophie Blackall’s Missed Connections art, and we think you might be too. Read more »
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Watch This Now: Prophetic Fifth Graders from 1995 Predict the Future of the Internet, Get Everything Right

If you watch nothing else on the internet today, make it this mid-’90s PSA of fifth graders talking about the future of the internet. These miniature oracles predict the nature of the online landscape with creepy accuracy, all the way …

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Transportation Tickets You’ll Want to Scrapbook


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Wrinkled into the bottom of a purse, roughhoused between a book’s pages, jettisoned into the recycling – such are the fates of transportation tickets, and understandably so. Why keep a boring scrap of paper? Such was always …

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