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GIF of the Day: All the Important GIFs You’re Missing on the LINE App

by Corinna Kirsch and Dylan Schenker on June 4, 2015
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At heart, we’re all lovesick bears and emo rabbits.

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3D-Modeling Data of Vagina Gets Japanese Artist Arrested

by Andrew Wagner on July 15, 2014
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Megumi Igarashi’s emailing of 3D models of her vagina, which could be used to make 3D prints, were deemed obscene by police.

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The 55th Venice Biennale: Giardini Slideshow With Commentary

by Paddy Johnson and Corinna Kirsch on June 3, 2013
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Last week we spent hundreds of hours looking at art at the Venice Biennale. We saw a lot of art. It’s a sprawling affair, that invites hundreds of countries to exhibit their nation’s best artwork.

We have a lot to talk about, so without any further ado, here’s part one of our Giardini slideshow with commentary. It features pavilions by Russia, Great Britain, Switzerland, Venezuela, Greece, Poland, Serbia, Japan, South Korea, Germany, the United States, and Canada. Look for part two later today.

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Japan’s Newest Popstar Revealed to be Computer-Generated Fake

by Whitney Kimball on June 23, 2011

Newest member of Japanese pop group turns out to be a computer-generated composite of the “best features” of the other members of the group.

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