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Kill Bill – by Murat Palta. See more.


“Hurry Up” – Chris Piascik


What’s a hobo nickel? I’m glad you asked!

“The hobo nickel is a sculptural art form involving the creative modification of small-denomination coins, essentially resulting in miniature bas reliefs. The nickel, because of its size, thickness, and relative softness, was a favoured coin for this purpose.” – Wikipedia

Hobo nickel Google image gallery
Hobo Nickel on Wikipedia

Via David Archer

Related #longread: Twilight Of The Hobos (Buzzfeed):

Minnesota Jim, meanwhile, seems a little confused by the proceedings. His victory seemed, at least in part, based on his age. At 83, he’s one of the few surviving bridgers — hoboes that rode on both steam- and diesel-powered trains during their time — and winning seemed to be a kind of lifetime achievement award. But he cautiously told the local paper that kids today shouldn’t ride the rails. “The trains show no mercy.”


Street art. Brunswick, Melbourne.

Photo taken using Android Photo Sphere.


The Atlantic’s Alan Taylor collects a selection outstanding shots from the Red Bull Illume Image Quest photo competition.

Photo credit: © Dimitrios Kontizas/Red Bull Illume


David Guttenfelder is Instagraming from inside North Korea. Some amazing (haunting?) video too.


Love this series by Peter Drew.

Via Wooster.


Home Made Nexus 7 Case

The Nexus7 is great for throwing into a bag but I was a bit worried about it sliding round in mine and marking the screen. So I grabbed a knife and some glue and knocked up the old “cigarettes in the bible” trick.

$7 note book becomes Nexus 7 case. Kaching!

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I’ve wanted to do this for a while. Today was a good day, lots of stuff in the bag! Continue Reading…