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Lady Business

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Lady Business

Why I Ran for 26 Miles on my Period Kiran Gandhi – M.I.A’s drummer — ran the London Marathon with no sanitary products. Because? Well, because she woke up the day of the race on her period. She’d been training for a year, and running for 26 miles...

Hank Expresses a Preference: Mexican Snack Cakes

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Hank Expresses a Preference: Mexican Snack Cakes

BARRITAS FRESA Exterior like an unusually dry and dense Fig Newton, surrounding a strawberry-colored fruit(?) paste.

Did not meet expectations.

CHOCO ROLES Thin layer of chocolate and cake around a sweet, creamy center.

He asked if he could eat the...

Cool Kids Room Art

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Cool Kids Room Art

Graffiti and graphic artist, Cey Adams transitioned from his integral part of the 1980’s NYC graffiti movement to his iconic and impactful graphic design work, creating some of the most recognizable logos within popular culture.

Some of his most famous work includes the album covers, advertising campaigns, and logos for Run DMC, Def...

Hank Expresses a Preference, Mexican Candies

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Hank Expresses a Preference, Mexican Candies

BUBBALOO Banana bubble gum with surprise banana-syrup center. Not a fan of surprises.

CARLOS V A chocolate bar. Yum! Wait. Weird aftertaste.

DE LA ROSA Tasty, slightly powdery, peanut-based marzipan.

Where to Eat in Sayulita, Mexico

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Where to Eat in Sayulita, Mexico

We just got back from Sayulita, which is a small surfing town about an hour outside Puerto Vallarta. The town is tiny, the commercial district is only a few blocks square, but it’s oriented around tourism so there are lots of food options.

We were traveling with Ozzy (4 months)...

Wishing on You Exhibit, Times Square

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Wishing on You Exhibit, Times Square

Wishing on You, a Brooklyn-based artist collaboration, will be on view in Times Square August 17th to September 1st. 

Drawing on Asian traditions to explore contemporary patterns of consumption, desire, and myth-making, the interactive piece...

Ji Lee’s Famous Objects from Classic Movies

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Ji Lee’s Famous Objects from Classic Movies

You can Ji Lee’s poster of iconographic objects from movies, or play the iPad game for free. These would make awesome emojis.

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Reader’s Digest

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Reader’s Digest

Every few weeks, I check in with Tina’s site, Swiss Miss, and feel an urge to repost everything. Some recent highlights.

Same Song in 15 Places is beautiful. I’d watch a dozen more:

the Wikisinger from Touché Videoproduktion on Vimeo.

A tea bag that’s also a marionette.

Wowwowowow. Abandoned...

The Beach Ball

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The Beach Ball

Such a fine line between art installation and theme party thrown by your awesomest Mormon friend.

The Beach is an interactive installation by Snarkitecture, with photos by Noah Kalina.

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Spend a day like the Royals: Visit the Drottningholm Palace in Sweden

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Spend a day like the Royals: Visit the Drottningholm Palace in Sweden

Drottningholm Palace

The Drottningholm Palace is about a twenty-minute-drive from downtown Stockholm, and makes a perfect day trip from the city. To make it an unique experience, you...

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