"At fifteen you had the radiance of early morning, at twenty you will begin to have the melancholy brilliance of the moon."
"Boston Strong used to mean slaughtering an entire company of British Regulars after funneling them onto a tiny bridge because you thought they tried to blow up the armory at Concord. Nowadays, “Boston Strong” means cowering in your fucking house for 3 days straight because a couple teenagers misused a kitchen appliance. It also means allowing the state to kidnap your sick daughter and not taking her back with violent force. And I was born there!"
Staples Wants to Bring 3D Printing to the Masses
Staples has been selling 3D printers for about a year. Now it wants to begin selling access to them.
The office supply retailer began offering 3D printing services in two stores on Thursday, one in New York and another in Los Angeles. Anyone can walk in and have Staples crank out a tchotchke—or 1,000 of them—while reveling in the glory of the 3D printing revolution without spending thousands on an actual printer. If the pilot takes off, Staples (SPLS) says it will expand 3D printing services to more stores.
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