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Thursday, 8 February 2024

A “Jaunt into Journalesbianism”: Lisa Ben and the America’s Gayest Magazine, Vice Versa

quote [ The contents of Vice Versa were a little budding bloom of connection for the lesbian community, one that humanized these gay women beyond the contemporary struggles they faced with their hopes, dreams, art, and wit ]

All of the issues can be found here

You can also listen to this podcast episode about her which includes interviews and more

[SFW] [people] [+2 Interesting]
[by slaytanik@2:14pmGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 28 January 2024

The Last Repair Shop

quote [ In a nondescript warehouse in the heart of Los Angeles, a dwindling handful of devoted craftspeople maintain over 80,000 student musical instruments, the largest remaining workshop in America of its kind. ]

[SFW] [music] [+1 Good]
[by slaytanik@6:27amGMT] [0 comments]

Thursday, 14 December 2023

GOAT - Levitation Sessions (Full Set)

quote [ We chose to record the session in our old temple during a cold night under a huge midnight sun in the darkest winter time. We thought it would bring out the best magic in us and we think it did. ]

Their latest album is a banger, find it here
[SFW] [music] [+2]
[by slaytanik@11:58amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 13 December 2023

"Biocomputer" combines lab-grown brain tissue with electronic hardware

quote [ Researchers have built a hybrid biocomputer — combining a laboratory-grown human brain tissue with conventional electronic circuits — that can complete tasks such as voice recognition. ]

Thus strangely are our souls constructed, and by slight ligaments are we bound to prosperity and ruin.

[SFW] [science & technology] [+2 Interesting]
[by slaytanik@2:12pmGMT] [2 comments]

Thursday, 7 December 2023

How Long is Now?

quote [ if you've ever thought about this stuff you may be glad to hear it's not just the kind of obligatory small talk you have to make at the local Opium Den ]

When you say "it's gonna happen now"
Well, when exactly do you mean?
[SFW] [religion & spirituality] [+1 Interesting]
[by slaytanik@12:21pmGMT] [0 comments]



Friday, 1 December 2023

Shane MacGowan, Pogues Lead Singer, Dead at 65

quote [ MacGowan was diagnosed with viral encephalitis last year, according to Sky News, and entered a Dublin hospital earlier this month to get treatment for an infection. Two weeks ago, Clarke wrote on Instagram that she was “facing terrifying fears.” ]

If I should fall from grace with God
Where no doctor can relieve me
If I'm buried 'neath the sod
But the angels won't receive me
Let me go, boys
[SFW] [obituaries] [+3 Sad]
[by slaytanik@6:15amGMT] [2 comments]

Thursday, 30 November 2023

The Outlaw Ocean Project

quote [ The Outlaw Ocean Project is a non-profit that produces investigative journalism about environmental, human rights, and labor abuses occurring occurring at sea. ]

I'll link to each video in extended so that those are easier to get to .
I would highly recommend reading the articles though, they have done some phenomenal journalism in an era where that is scarce and I think should be applauded and supported.

[SFW] [environment & nature] [+3]
[by slaytanik@9:21amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 28 November 2023

Critically endangered Sumatran rhino born in Indonesia

quote [ A Sumatran rhino has been born in western Indonesia, officials said Monday, a rare sanctuary birth for the critically endangered animal with only several dozen believed to be left in the world. ]

It's still not enough for a viable population, but it's something
[SFW] [environment & nature] [+4 Good]
[by slaytanik@6:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Monday, 27 November 2023

KILLING JOKE Guitarist KEVIN 'GEORDIE' WALKER Dead At 64

quote [ It is with extreme sadness we confirm that at 6:30am on 26th November 2023 in Prague, KILLING JOKE's legendary guitarist Kevin 'Geordie' Walker passed away after suffering a stroke, he was surrounded by family. We are devastated. Rest In Peace brother ]

Love Like Blood
[SFW] [obituaries] [+2]
[by slaytanik@6:57amGMT] [2 comments]

Wednesday, 22 November 2023

Old pinball machines are amazingly complex

quote [ [ding ding ding ding ding] ]

Also worthwhile is his latest video on the popcorn button of your microwave
[SFW] [science & technology] [+4 Underrated]
[by slaytanik@10:53amGMT] [7 comments]



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