ruff linkage . 200616

[stuffs what gots stuck in my browser tabs this last week]

:flash: “Jan” in Japanese :: Japanese – my name in japanese caligraphy, manga style. [via]

jan in japanese caligraphy

:flash: 2 months of prison for liberating and damaging Cattelan’s dolls – “In May 2004, Italian sculptor Maurizio Cattelan hung three plastic “children” from the ancient oak in Piazza XXIV Maggio, Milan’s oldest tree. The exhibit was expected to remain on the square for a month but Franco Di Benedetto, a Milanese man, was so horrified by the installation that he tried to “liberate” the dolls.” yay, lets liberate the world from art! [via we-make-money

:flash: George Bush vs. The RIAA – “Bush likes to listen to the Beatles on his iPod. However, there’s no way Bush can have a legal copy on his Ipod according to the RIAA. We got it on tape.” the only question that remains open, is george bush an illegal downloader or cd ripper? in this case, somebody should sue… [thanx sis]

:flash: is digg corrupted or not? – hmmm, i did almost sound too good to be true [via waxy]

:flash: Domain name speculation is booming again – “ sold for $12 million in January, for $500,000 and even frequently misspelled names sell: went for $242,400 this month”. compared to these price tags the 15k for sound like small change

:flash: Being Lara Croft – do games need superstars? i don’t think they do, games are games, movies movies.

:flash: Philips tries to block ad-blocking – “Philips is attempting to patent a technique that would prevent viewers from skipping through ads embedded within recorded programmes or even channel surfing during broadcast ad breaks – or force viewers to cough up cash if they want to avoid the ads.” calls for a boycott. [via 4rthur]

:flash: Hacking A More Tasteful MySpace – A guide to creating a more tasteful MySpace layout. [via digg]

:flash: GLOBALTUNE.NET – starfrosch’s attempt at creating a global portal for cc-licensed music.

:flash: Flickr: Laptop Stickers – in theory i would join this flickr group, but after it’s been been boingboinged?

:flash: design anarchy – you’ve always dreamt of a coffeetable book dedicated to anarchist designs? et voila, d00d.

:flash: condomdress.jpg (JPEG Image, 549×701 pixels) – always dreamt of a wedding dress made of condoms? there you go [via]

:flash: How to Make a Plastic Bag Bra – its on the bbc webiste, but via b3ta says it all.

:flash: pipecleaner_dance – ever wondered how a pipecleaner would dance your name?

:flash: movie “sex madness” released in public domaine – “This is a typical sex exploitation film from the early 1930s – complete with wild parties, sex out of wedlock, lesbianism, etc. A chorus girl’s exposure to the “casting couch” also exposes her to syphilis.” ahhhh, sex movies with a twist. [via we-make-money-not-art]

:flash: We are busy now… – convert any photo into 1,024 stadium flipcards held by a pixel army

:flash: The Great Failure of Wikipedia – some interesting thoughts – all the wrong conclusions.


:flash: Débat Nouvo: la vidéosurveillance – «La vidéosurveillance: Graal sécuritaire ou émanation de Big Brother?»


:flash: Hooligangesetz: Referendumsbögen – gebsn hat alle infos zum hooligan gesetz referendum


:flash: monkeypunk vision says happy birthday PoP – since everybody ignored my very silly (admited) birthday riddle, this was all the more surprising. thanx miss punka.

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Jan Zuppinger has been writing this blog since 2002. He likes to grow vegetables. He likes to eat them too. He has opinions on everything, but sadly no one cares. Jan Zuppinger is not joking, just joking, he is joking, just joking, he's not joking. *click.