BY Amy Carlberg
on Jul 03, 2014
High-quality, long-lasting and local--the qualities we know every good product should have. So how come we as a nation continue to buy things that are far from that description?
The Made in America Project ponders this question. "Many designers and manufacturers are overcoming business challenges and pressures to outsource. They, along with consumers, value what has steadily diminished," say founders Micha Thomas and Jaime Lawson. "We believe their stories ... Read More
BY Emma Tilden
on Jun 16, 2014
Do you ever have those days where you wish you could switch places with your cat? I’d love to take a day off of work to just sleep and purr and enjoy that feline life. Alas, it was not meant to be.
But at least you can take a break from all of your human-work to appreciate these cats’ amazing sleeping powers! Seriously, I wish I could sleep the way some of these cats are sleeping. It’s a skill.
Because climbing ... Read More
BY Elle Brosh
on May 16, 2014
I hope Jenny Slate catches this post, because I have found all of Marcel the Shell's friends and family. Thanks to artist, graphic designer, and owner for Green Ink Studio, Inka Mathew's teeny tiny personal project, "Tiny PMS Match," she has bestowed us with yet another terribly adorable procrastinating tool. Mathew's project matches miniscule, everyday objects to their Pantone® color equivalences, photographs them with her iPhone, and it is so god damn ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan
on Jul 16, 2013
With all the upsetting, uber-depressing news pouring in left and right lately, I believe a good cat video is in order. This furry lil friend is up to no good, trying to nab some human's rug. (But what do they need it for anyway? They don't even have claws to knead and rip it up with! Silly humans.) Just try to tell me you've seen a cuter game of tug o' war. Watch the rug thief below and be sure to share any great cat vids you have in the comments ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan
on Jun 04, 2013
We couldn't resist. There are just too darn many adorbs critters out there getting all squeaky clean in the cutest way possible. I mean, if you saw this little guy refusing to leave his bath, you know that sometimes our furry friends really do have an appreciation for hygiene. Some like lathering up, some like the shower head, and some even like the blow dryer, if you can believe it! Others just chill out and float around in the water. We've got all kinds of ... Read More
BY Tess Duncan
on May 14, 2013
If it hasn't been your day, your week, your month, or even your year, take a minute to just sit back, relax, and appreciate a bunch of adorable kitten gifs. I dare you not to crack a smile when you look at...
This get out of jail free cat.
This herpetophobic cat.
This cat, who is me.
This cute as shit cat.
This cat who just needs a good belly rub.
This personal trainer cat.
The hunter has become the hunted.
This roomba cat will never ... Read More
BY Alison Berry
in Boob Tube
on Aug 03, 2010