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Matthew Cusick’s Map Art

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This guy’s art is amazing through and through, but I found myself particularly captivated by his map art.  Yes, you read that correctly.  The man makes art out of pieces of maps.  It has a striking result.  I emailed him to ask him if I had permission to use his images in this post, and […]

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Google Suggests Indians Want to Die

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Actual Google Suggestion for Google India. Try it yourself at Google.in. So what can we learn about India from this simple Google Suggests list? Indians appear to be suicidal because they think about the future too much. Obviously they want to learn English as they are manning all the customer service and complaint calls for […]

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Strange Products Developed By Famous Brands

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People have the strangest ideas sometimes.  They make lip balm that tastes like food, clothes with unlikely things on them, and all sorts of things that you’d think nobody would buy, and yet they do.  Here are some of our favorites. Cheetos Lip Balm I love Cheetos as much as the next person, but come […]

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Bacon Makes Everything Better

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This started out as a post about businesses named Bacon.  We love that, because everything really is better with bacon.  Construction companies, insurance companies, farms, medical centers….it all puts us in mind of the bacon explosion.  Never heard of it?  Feast your eyes: mmmmm.  Bacon. Things and People Named Bacon So, here are some businesses […]

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Star Wars Day of the Dead Sugar Skulls

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Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Star Wars Sugar Skull While Día de los Muertos might still be a month away, it can’t be too early to break out this stunning work from John Karpinsky. Visually captivating in color, design and use of pop culture icons, these Star Wars sugar skulls are beautiful […]

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25 Greatest & Funniest Google Autocompletes

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Google autocompletes aren’t nothing new – In fact Google has been using the function for years now. The whole point behind them is to aid in saving you time when searching for things online by trying to autocomplete your quires. Most of the time it’s quite a handy feature that works great. However, it sometimes […]

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Animal Lipstick Art – Painted Lips

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While hunting through Deviantart.com I found a very clever body paint artist, Viridis-Somnio. She has been extremely creative with her lipstick application and painted her lips to resemble some animals in a very unique way. It certainly doesn’t hurt that she has a killer set of lips to work with and her attention to detail […]

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The Home of the Bacon Dispenser

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Some images need no words. Well, except to say, “The Home Bacon Dispenser,” but other than that no words are needed.  Hmm…I will say this though, that pig is awfully relaxed in light of the horror that is befalling him. He understands the sacrifices for fresh bacon, I guess. from the mind of  jimbenton.com

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5 Most High Profile Art Crimes

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Not everyone in the art world has the same taste. Art is one of the most subjective creations of the human experience, and anything from your niece’s scribbles of kittens to that experimental band grinding away on their guitars can be dubbed art, yet there are those universally agreed upon pieces of art that have […]

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The Decline of the Ligature in Typography, Leads to Its Rise in Art

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The ligature in the world of typography refers to two letters that by the way they lie together on the page, can be crafted into a single letter (the most common ligatures often involve the letter ‘f,’ such as fi, and ff). When metal movable type was invented in the 1400s, ligatures were extremely popular […]

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