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Henry Rollins and Ian MacKaye

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Henry Rollins and Ian MacKaye when they worked at Häagen Dazs | Rare and beautiful celebrity photosHenry Rollins and Ian MacKaye when they worked at Häagen-Dazs.
Photo by Susie J. Horgan.

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Cosmologist on a Tire Swing

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No matter how fast I swing, I can never travel outside this loop! Maybe space outside it doesn't exist! But I bet it does. This tire came from somewhere.
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greneholt
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Just throwing in another thank you to those who post the alt text!

Manuals

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The most ridiculous offender of all is the sudoers man page, which for 15 years has started with a 'quick guide' to EBNF, a system for defining the grammar of a language. 'Don't despair', it says, 'the definitions below are annotated.'
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danatnr
2967 days ago
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Hey! We resemble this!
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lahosken
2981 days ago
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"As a professional technical writer, I implore you to make this simpler to explain."
San Francisco, USA
taddevries
2981 days ago
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Wow! Such insight! So Truth!
amijangos
2981 days ago
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OH so true! Putting it on a wall.
Columbus, Indiana
lemay
2981 days ago
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TRUTH
Los Gatos, CA
shhQuiet
2981 days ago
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The story of usability.
Michdevilish
2981 days ago
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Tools you resist using
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marcrichter
2982 days ago
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Oh so true! Usability FTW.
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traggett
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Alt/Title: "The most ridiculous offender of all is the sudoers man page, which for 15 years has started with a 'quick guide' to EBNF, a system for defining the grammar of a language. 'Don't despair', it says, 'the definitions below are annotated.'"
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Soft Cell singer partners floppy disk drives [Video]

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You may have comes across German YouTube user “Ultrawipf” (aka Gigawipf) who has configured a fleet of floppy disk drives to move in time — and thus appear to sing — a range of songs from Smoke On The Water to the Inspector Gadget theme.

Among his more popular uploads was the disk drive choir “performing” Soft Cell’s Tainted Love. It seems he has a fan in Soft Cell singer Marc Almond who has now uploaded the same clip, overdubbed with his vocals:

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Tom Beaker [Pic]

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Created and posted to Reddit by user x2501x.

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Keep your eyes peeled if you are shopping for gifts for a Whovian because:

We’ve been working on it for a month, had to make some decisions about reducing the number of colors so as not to make the screen printing too crazy (it’s going onto t-shirts).

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