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Reaching people on the internet

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Reaching people on the internet

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cygnoir
21 days ago
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I miss the old days.
Portland, OR, USA
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gglockner
21 days ago
You missed the best part: https://twitter.com/Oatmeal/status/923250055540219904
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vfxGer
21 days ago
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Glad I still use RSS
Gregidon
20 days ago
Indeed, no algorithm to decide what I want to see
BLueSS
21 days ago
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The Oatmeal is about 3 years behind the times on this one.
expatpaul
22 days ago
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We brought it on ourselves
Belgium

Sturm und drang, Mike Hollingshead

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Sturm und drang, Mike Hollingshead

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cygnoir
196 days ago
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(also a glimpse into my nightmares)
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jepler
205 days ago
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@emdeesee
Earth, Sol system, Western spiral arm
emdeesee
202 days ago
I have one of these in the queue, coincidentally. I keep passing it over because oooooh, scary.
jepler
202 days ago
I can understand how you feel. I don't like seeing "somebody just got hurt" face plant gifs, but for whatever reason I can just look at these and see beauty, not danger.
emdeesee
201 days ago
I see what you see; they're really cool, all the more so because he makes them from a single image (!). Also I have this recurring nightmare. However I did get over myself.
jhamill
205 days ago
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Fascinating!
California

S-Town Podcast

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John despises his Alabama town and decides to do something about it. He asks a reporter to investigate the son of a wealthy family who’s allegedly been bragging that he got away with murder. But then someone else ends up dead, sparking a nasty feud, a hunt for hidden treasure, and an unearthing of the mysteries of one man’s life.

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cygnoir
233 days ago
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This podcast is unbelievably good.
Portland, OR, USA
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Chat Systems

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I'm one of the few Instagram users who connects solely through the Unix 'talk' gateway.
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cygnoir
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fmeggers
222 days ago
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Chaos communications

iPhone: 47.398945,8.541090
tante
248 days ago
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The Internet will connect us all ... just not really
Oldenburg/Germany
bitofabother
248 days ago
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Too real.
Portland, OR
francisga
248 days ago
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I love that AIM users are not reachable any other way.
Lafayette, LA, USA
adamgurri
248 days ago
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THIS
New York, NY
mrobold
248 days ago
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The struggle is real.
Orange County, California
JayM
248 days ago
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No bubble for: Email-SMS-Jabber-iMessage-Skype-IRC-TwitterDM-LinkedIn-PrivateForums-NewsBlurComments
Atlanta, GA
mindspillage
248 days ago
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Also, NewsBlur comments.
Mountain View, California
jth
248 days ago
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POST /inbox/new&msg=Hi!%20How%20have%20you%20been%3F%20It%27s%20been%20years%20since%20I%27ve%20seen%20you%20around.
Saint Paul, MN, USA
drchuck
249 days ago
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Nobody uses Wikipedia talk pages?
Long Island, NY
alt_text_bot
249 days ago
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I'm one of the few Instagram users who connects solely through the Unix 'talk' gateway.
HarlandCorbin
249 days ago
I found me on the diagram, i seem to be in a lonely group.

The Council of Elrond

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On second thought, maybe I'll just use the ring real quick to put down this communist revolution. In fact, maybe I should work with Sauron to stamp out communism everywhere...
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satadru
255 days ago
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<3
New York, NY
tante
255 days ago
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The Council of Elrond (with Foucault, Chomsky and Fanon)
Oldenburg/Germany
jepler
255 days ago
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chomsky makes some good points
Earth, Sol system, Western spiral arm

Strange Beasts on Vimeo

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A sci-fi short about augmented reality.
"Strange Beasts" is an augmented reality game. It allows you to create and grow your own virtual pet. How far can it go?

Written, directed and produced by Magali Barbé. Co-produced by: Red Knuckles, Peanut.
imdb.com/title/tt5638002/

If you're curious about the process...
magalibarbe.com/

CAST & CREW
staring: Timothy RENOUF and Poppy POLIVNICK
music and sound design: Pierre VEDOVATO
director of photography: Anthony GUIRY
first assistant: Amélie GUYOT
second assistant: Vincent AUPETIT
sound recordist: Michael CHUBB
makeup and hair: Bridget CROTTY and Rachael THOMAS
runner: Tyrone PAUL
VFX supervisor: Peregrine McCAFFERTY
creatures artist: Dean FRATER
creatures designer: Jonathan Djob NKONDO
rigger: Maickel PASTA
animators: Joffrey ZEITOUNI and Philippe MOINE
rendering and compositing: Mario UCCI and Rick THIELE at Red Knuckles
tracking: PEANUT
color artist: Lewis CROSSFIELD at Electric Theatre Collective
extra creatures: Andriy HRMALYUK and Ramtin AHMAD
special thanks: Fabrice LE NEZET, Ardith BIRCHALL, Cressida POLIVNINCK, Marc POLIVNICK, Mary HESKEL, Elvis BAPTISTE.

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