A mini-shower for your nether region, bidets are a popular way worldwide to keep said regions tidy, and there are plenty of extremely inexpensive options for easily outfitting any standard toilet with one. So why has this popular bathroom fixture not caught on in the United States? Old prejudices, (surprisingly new) habit, and comfort-level. (Note: Toilet paper wasn’t commonly used in the United States until the 20th century)
Disk Cactus, an art and technology studio in Oakland, California, has designed a silicone Emoji Keyboard Cover that easily peels on and off your MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, and Apple wireless keyboards. It is available to purchase from Amazon and Firebox.
Bring the joy and expressive power of Emoji to your Mac computer! The Emoji Keyboard is a thin silicone keyboard overlay for Mac Laptops and desktop keyboards. It comes with custom software that let’s you type Emoji in any Mac app. Use your computer like normal, and simply press the Emoji button to access your favorite emoji!
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PBS Idea Channel host Mike Rugnetta looks at the phenomenon of people commenting “First!” on YouTube videos. Rugnetta provides a defense of the habit, and breaks down possible reasons why people do it and even the significance the behavior has on interactions in comment sections.
Like a sheet white winter field covered in a fresh layer of snow, unperturbed by man, there stands, if for only the briefest of moments, the empty youtube comment section. That is: empty until some speedy, enterprising soul arrives on the scene. Keyboard ready, fingers quaking in anticipation. Hastily, they hammer out their message to the world, the one to address the serenity of that blank, digital canvas below a youtube video. They write, FIRST! The question, then, is: why might there be a premium placed on being early? And why might there be additional status in claiming that earliness via comments? And why does it get a rise out of people. Why people like being first at things. Why is… YouTube… of all places… a major host to the first phenomena? Watch the episode to find out and let us know what you think in the comments below!
In a follow-up comment response video, Rugnetta reads some comments by users that seek to further explain “First!”
Gamer and redditor dr_lugh meticulously arranged and displayed his extensive dice collection. The collection is carefully arranged by color and number of faces, but some commenters have found what dr_lugh refers to as “OCD traps” where things are not perfectly organized.
Donald Glover (aka Childish Gambino) is a comedian, actor, writer, and rapper Filmmaker Kristian Williams explained how Glover uses different outlets to tell his story and create his world rather than just limiting to himself to one art form.
A quick look at the career of Donald Glover. One of Hip-Hop’s most polarizing figures.
Pop music cover band Postmodern Jukebox recently joined forces with musician Casey Abrams (vocals and upright bass), Sarah Reich (tap dance), and Nora Germain (violin) to perform an old fashioned cover of the Family Guy theme song. Their cover is currently available to purchase on iTunes. Here is the original theme song for comparison.
As a large cooking spoon it has all of the features of our best-selling Supoon – a flat squeegee tip to scrape your pan or bowl clean, a deep ½ cup scooping head, heaps of useful measuring lines, and a handle that acts as a built-in spoon rest. A simple twist of Spadle’s handle cleverly transforms it into a ladle perfect for serving soups or stews.