Alex Matos

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The Presidents Who Made America’s Sports

There would be no football today without Teddy Roosevelt. For the past 100 years, almost every chief executive has made a lasting mark on football, …

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6 Badass Old-Timey Christmas Mascots (We Need to Bring Back)

Mythology is like the music industry: For every mediocre act that manages to get famous, there are dozens that are far more awesome but lack the mass …

15 Insanely Great Bruce Springsteen Songs You've Never Heard

Listen to the best unreleased treasures of Springsteen's catalog<p>With news breaking about an E Street Band 2014 tour, we raided the vaults for our …

Here's How The Government Could Make Sure That Everyone Gets At Least $500 Per Month

The idea is simple: the federal government would send a check to every adult each month. It would replace all income security and health programs (Medicaid, EITC, TANF, SNAP, etc.) run by the federal government.<p>This would give low-income Americans more autonomy to use their benefits as they see fit …

Income Inequality

Adorable Photos of a Toddler Napping with His Puppy

34-year-old mother of three Jessica Shyba, aka mommasgonecity, has potentially captured the most adorable naptime series ever! After adopting a boxer/shepherd/lab mix from the Santa Cruz SPCA that fondly goes by the name Theo, Shyba began to notice the little pup's attachment to each family member, …

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Historical photographs get a 'colorized' makeover - in pictures

Do historic photographs look better in colour? The colorizers think so. Skilled digital artists such as Sanna Dullaway and Jordan J Lloyd are keen to remind us that the past was as colourful as the present – and their message is spreading though Reddit and Facebook. • Read Jon Henley on the …

10 design concepts that every web developer needs to know

Over the last few years I've been teaching a workshop on visual design basics aimed at developers. As with most things on the web, I've found a …

Fold-Down Cutting Rack - Popular Woodworking Magazine

There was no room in my basement shop to cut full sheets of plywood. I always had to have the home center guy cut it down to size with his panel saw. …

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Site-Specific Land Art by Andy Goldsworthy are Ephemeral Earthworks

It's fairly impossible to predict what British artist Andy Goldsworthy might come up with next! The Scotland-based artist creates intriguing, site-specific land art that utilizes natural resources in completely unexpected ways. The final results are organized, colorfully radiating leaves, spiraling …

Art

30 Of The Most Powerful Images Ever

A picture is worth a thousand words, but not all pictures are created equal. The pictures we usually feature on Bored Panda can be cute, beautiful, …

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Atheist Philosopher Peter Boghossian’s Guide to Converting Believers

Eager to share the good news that there’s no god? Here’s the book that will teach you how to persuade unsuspecting believers that scientific …

Murder, Mayhem, and Mishaps: Inside Weegee’s New York (PHOTOS)

The peripatetic freelance photographer Arthur Fellig (1899-1968), nicknamed Weegee for his seemingly paranormal ability to turn up at the scene of a …

Artist: M.C. Escher Title: Drawing Hands Completion Date: 1948 Style: Surrealism Genre: allegorical painting http://www.wikipaintings.org/en/m-c-escher/drawing-hands Posted by Lara

Is this meat’s most dangerous additive?

Ractopamine is believed to cause elevated heart rates — and it’s banned almost everywhere but the US<p>Have you ever heard of ractopamine? Neither have most US food consumers though it is used in 80 percent of US pig and cattle operations. The asthma drug-like growth additive, called a beta-agonist, …

Top 25 Wild Bird Photographs of the Week #51

Wildlife & Wild Places<p>Just look at the prehistoric-looking shoebill of Africa… This unique bird settled in the swamps of central and East Africa where they patented the technique of smashing their bizarre bill and head through papyrus to catch small catfish. Another example of the amazing diversity …

Halloween Used to be Creepier

View Gallery<p>Originally published October 31st, 2013: Perhaps it's just the old, faded photos but it seems to us from looking at these vintage …

Artist Alex Lashkevich was born in Leningrad in 1964. He graduated from the Art School at the Academy im.Iogansona Hudozhestv.v 1982. In 1989. graduated with honors from the Academy of Arts im.I.Repina, Faculty of Architecture. In 1988. posted on the UNESCO project in Alaska (g.Ankoridzh), there was the first exhibition. His works are in many private collections around the world. Lives and works in St. Petersburg. http://www.cuded.com/ posted by Lee

4 Lessons In Minimalism - Go Media™ · Creativity at work!

Because minimalism is so spare and simple, it’s a common misconception that it would be easy to do it well. But if you really take a look at why good …

8 Must-have Cheat Sheets for Web Designers and Developers

As a web designer or developer, it’s nearly impossible to remember multiple programming languages, frameworks, and keyboard shortcuts to various …

Web Design

45+ Cool & Inspiring Poster Designs

This post covers a large collection of interesting poster designs that hopefully will help you boost your creativity.If you are looking for a …

Omar Ortiz: Hyperreal Painting in Focus

<b>Omar Ortiz'</b> hyperreal paintings are not new to the site, and we plan on continuing our coverage of the work in the coming months because he has a …

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Awesome Old School Map Shows Native American Villages, Waterways And Gold Mines In L.A.

This vintage map of L.A., drawn by George Kirkman, illustrates the county's layout between 1860 and 1937. Take a look and you'll find L.A.'s historic …

Another Obamacare horror story debunked

Deborah Cavallaro is a hard-working real estate agent in the Westchester suburb of Los Angeles who has been featured prominently on a round of news shows lately, talking about how badly<p>Obamacareis going to cost her when her existing plan gets canceled and she has to find a replacement.<p>She says …

Artist: Andre Kohn Raised by an artistically gifted family near the Caspian Sea in southern Russia, Andre Kohn’s childhood was marked by the natural splendor of mountains and sea, and by an unfettered access to all the creative arts. http://www.andrekohn.com/PRINTS.html posted by Lee

10 of the worst Photoshop disasters - in pictures

First published on Wed 30 Oct 2013 12.08 EDT