Corey Hayman

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Money has corrupted us. We no longer understand what it's worth

It's time we made money do what we want, rather than letting it diminish and degrade us<p>The house across the street has just gone on sale for £850,000. A bog-standard, late-Victorian, ex-council terrace house in the rough part of Islington, with a yard billed as a garden, costs as much as a street …

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 …

Couple's 42 Annual Christmas Portraits Starting from 1900

Beginning in their very first year of marriage, 1900, Berlin couple Richard and Anna Wagner made it a tradition to take an annual photo in front of their Christmas tree. Just like today, they would send the photo out to friends and family in the form of a holiday greeting.<p>For 42 years, the couple …

Christmas Trees

Laughter is the worst medicine

A paper in the British Medical Journal reviewed the literature on harms arising from laughter and produced a wide-ranging list of laughing-related …

Free Software Foundation's holiday gift guide

K sez, "Many holiday gifts are trojan horses that will spy on their recipients, prevent them from doing what they want with their device, or maybe …

25 Books That Changed The Course Of History

But what about the lives of an entire generation? Can a book change the future?<p>Miriam Tuliao, assistant director of central collection development at the New York Public Library, helped us come up with a list of 25 books that changed the course of history.<p>From the Torah to Orwell's "1984," these 25 …

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Incredibly Intricate Renaissance-Style Insect Drawings by Alex Konahin

Alex Konahin, a brilliant young artist from Latvia, uses detailed Renaissance floral patterns in a new way to create incredibly beautiful and …

“Sunday Night Movies” by Leanne Shapton – BOOOOOOOM! – CREATE * INSPIRE * COMMUNITY * ART * DESIGN * MUSIC * FILM * PHOTO * PROJECTS

BBC Sound Of 2014: pop business as usual

The BBC's longlist of rising stars is a little bit depressing<p>It’s official. 2014 is going to be exactly the same as 2013.<p>The first set of predictions for <b>pop’s</b> next big things has been unveiled and the only possible conclusion is that there is nothing new happening in popular music.<p>There are four …

25 Of The Worst Food Name Fails Ever

We’re pretty picky about how our food is packaged – choosing the wrong name, packaging color or logo can scare us away from a food product. You’d …

Etymology

The Swing At The End Of The World Lets You Swing 2,600 Meters Above Sea Level

Playground swings are pretty fun as far as playground attractions go, but let’s face it – they’re vanilla. Luckily, the Swing at the End of the World …

How People React When Complete Strangers Fall Asleep On Them On The Subway

Most of us are all about compassion towards our fellow man, but would you let a tired stranger rest their head on your shoulder for a quick snooze? …

23 Vintage Ads That Would Be Banned Today

Even though you might deny it, it won’t change the fact that you live in a world created by marketers. Advertising is a powerful force that has …

When A Painting Went Missing, An Art Exhibition Began

Sophie Calle, part artist, part rogue detective, uses what is missing and forgotten as a starting place for making art. In 1981 she worked as a chambermaid in a Venice hotel, sifting through patron's things and collecting them into a scrapbook of hidden habits. That same decade, she stumbled upon …

Are Europeans Giving Up on Europe?

Majestic Bus

Majestic Bus<p>If you happen to be in England looking for a place to stay that's off the beaten path, why not try a Bedford Panorama Bus? This bus was …

Turner Prize 2013: 'Nothing that shocks'

The winner of the Turner Prize is announced on December 2. Mark Hudson reflects on how the award, which once provoked outraged indignation, has become predictable<p>A posse of random people accosting visitors in a gallery foyer. A collection of whimsical doodles. A filmmaker who falsifies her …

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