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Here’s What Donald Trump’s Supporters Think of Rally Violence

BOCA RATON, Florida — It can get worse.<p>That's the sinking feeling hanging over Trump rallies amid mounting confrontations between supporters and protesters accompanied by ever-escalating rhetoric from the candidate himself.<p>"I am worried about it," Jordan Vashey, a 25-year old Republican voter …

60 Budget-Friendly DIY Large Wall Decor Ideas

Extra large wood letters definitely help your wall “speak” for itself! (Pike’s Place Blog)<p>Paper is simple and cheap, and looks great in this …

Street Legal: Paul Miller's Yamaha TT500 tracker

Yamaha’s lightweight, wheelie-prone TT500 is one of the all-time great off-road bikes. So how do you improve on a machine already close to perfection?<p>When Canadian Paul Miller found himself with a basket case ’77 TT500, he decided to try. He’s built an elegant and nimble street tracker that, …

Ricardo Diaz Zeferino's Death Shows The Danger Of Owning A Waistband

Diaz Zeferino was unarmed and doesn't appear to have been particularly threatening.<p>After police officers fatally shot Ricardo Diaz Zeferino in June 2013, the L.A. County Sheriff's Department said that Diaz Zeferino had been reaching for his waistband instead of holding his hands up, the Los Angeles …

Make It: Modern Wooden DIY Desk Organizer

If you follow us on Instagram (and you should!), you're privy to the hints we've been dropping about our new Curbly Headquarters in Minneapolis (the …

21 Budget-Friendly Ways To Turn Your Home Into A Minimalist Paradise

Taking minimalism to the max.

DIY Shape-Shifting Lamp That You Can Flip, Swirl And Arrange However You Want

This stacked lamp was inspired by a very expensive designer lamp I found online (it was 650 euros), I decided to make my own using free software, …

Oklahoma set to overturn local drilling controls as backlash brews

OKLAHOMA CITY/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Facing a backlash over the side effects of its oil and gas boom, Oklahoma is poised to overturn an 80-year-old statute that allows cities and towns to ban drilling operations within their borders.<p>The legislation, now being finalised, would help insulate energy …

Chile’s Shocking DIY Abortion Ad Campaign

“It’s important that you find a long and steep set of stairs,” a young, brunette woman says in Spanish to a hand-held camera. She walks up steps of …

Feminism

I watch therefore I am: seven movies that teach us key philosophy lessons

Photograph: PR/PR<p>Can there be an ultimate answer to Ida’s question, ‘and then?’ ... Ida<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/4/13/1428943719057/c78e4aa5-04be-4507-b8d1-a77aa235ec3c-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: PR/PR<p>Can there be an ultimate answer to Ida’s question, ‘and …

Top 31 Amazing DIY Paintings For Your Blank Walls

Our walls are like blank canvas waiting to be filled with wonderful paintings and works of art. But bought paintings are a little bit impersonal and …

Distractify

Before you cough up $30 for her lip kits, here are all the complaints customers had about Kylie Cosmetics.<p>By Tiffany White<p>7 hours ago<p>All the people …

The Shocking Finding From the DOJ's Ferguson Report That Nobody Has Noticed

<i>This post was co-authored by Oren Nimni, a civil rights attorney in Boston and member of the National Lawyers Guild's executive board.</i><p>In the city of Ferguson, nearly everyone is a wanted criminal.<p>That may seem like hyperbole, but it is a literal fact. In Ferguson -- a city with a population of …

How To: Build A Rustic Wooden Magnetic Utensil Holder

In a small apartment, counter space is at a premium. Knife blocks are huge and often unsightly, so I resolved to make an attractive, convenient solution. Several people commented that they would pay for such a product, so I opened Pretty River Woodworking on Etsy. As a second personal project, I …

Woodworking

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Branding

To Uphold Freedom of Speech, Go Listen to One You Don't Like

Knowing that the illustrators and writers of Charlie Hebdo died for freedom of expression, it's only natural to want to do your part to support that noble principle. Here is how you can: Read this, an essay in which a Muslim cleric argues freedom of expression isn't important.<p>I am not suggesting …

Open-Mindedness

What's Best On Snow And Ice: Four-Wheel Drive Versus All-Wheel Drive

With shoppers flocking to new-car dealers’ at rates not seen since the onset of the Great Recession, and at the most bone-chilling and snow-ridden time of the year, we’d bet many of them are taking a closer look at cars and trucks that fare best under extreme climatic conditions. But what kind of …

Smart strap puts high-tech brains on a dumbwatch

Luxury accessories maker Montblanc is known for supplying high-end old-school supplies like $1,000 fountain pens, leather briefcases and mechanical watches marked with "price available upon request." It's not exactly the sort of company you expect to throw its hat into the ring with the likes of …

DIY Wooden Coffee Table

Yes. Another coffee table. I know. Apparently we just can’t make up our minds on this very important piece of living room furniture.<p>If you’re new to …

Macklemore: 'White people can just turn TV off when we’re sick of talking about race'

Rapper Macklemore has entered the ongoing debate about appropriation, race and hip-hop during a wide-ranging interview in which he suggests he would not be as successful if he were black.<p>Speaking on Hot 97 – the same station that hosted Azealia Banks’s interview in which she criticised perceived …

Enchantingly Ethereal Underwater Portraits by Gabriele Viertel

German-born, Netherlands-based photographer Gabriele Viertel captures striking portraits of ethereal women drifting gracefully underwater. The self-taught photographer, who has immersed herself in her craft since 2011, has been featured in numerous publications like <i>Vogue Italia</i> for her gorgeous …

DIY 3d Camera / Viewer With an IPhone

Introduction: DIY 3d Camera / Viewer With an IPhone<p>Make a quality 3d (stereo gram) camera and viewer out of the iPhone, using a great free app that …

15 Gravity-Defying Homes From Around the World

Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.<p>Ingenious engineering and the will of slightly crazy homeowners, brings architecture to new heights.

How-To Video: Ghosts from Packing Tape

This project was inspired by my recent post about packing tape sculptures other people have made. I really wanted to try it out myself and show you guys just how easy it is to do!<p>To make this project you’ll need the following:<p>A large roll of clear packing tape,<br>• A small roll of clear tape,<br>• A weighted …

How-To: Freezer Paper Method for Printing on Fabric

Want to print your own custom designs directly onto fabric with your home printer? Check out this easy-to-follow tutorial from Karen at The Graphics Fairy to learn how to use the freezer paper method for printing on fabric with an inkjet printer!<p>The fabric prep process looks quick and easy, and I’m …

Floating Head Hanging Ghosts Tutorial

These Floating Head Hanging Ghosts are the coolest 🙂 A FACE ONLY A MOTHER COULD LOVE and it looks a little creepy; but it is for a Halloween ghost. …

The Zip Tie Lounge Chair

Transform 44 cable fasteners and a half-sheet of plywood into a streamlined lounge chair that’s perfect for the nomadic maker.<p>The iconic Steam-Bent Chair No. 14, invented by Michael Thonet in 1859, was the first flat-pack furniture kit. It was shipped across Europe on then-new railways, becoming …

DIY Tattoo Alternatives

Ever since Bang Bang, the New York-based tattoo artist that serves the likes of Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn, handed the needle over to Miley Cyrus and a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been seriously contemplating taking my long-time tattoo dreams into my own hands, Miley-style. But seeing as I’m in …

Body Art

All the Common Electronics Components Explained for Beginners

Electronics components range widely in size and function. From a beginner's point of view, it's hard to know where to start digging in. Programmer …

Hit Subscribe: 25 Flipboard Magazines You Need To Read

Source: Mashable<p>For those who haven’t discovered Flipboard yet, you’re missing out. The iPhone and Android-friendly application lets you browse and …

Aerial Photography