(Straight) German men kissing (straight) German men in close-ups. With Herbert Grönemeyer kissing August Diehl, the band Fettes Brot kissing the band Revolverheld, Kostja Ullmann kissing Ken Duken, rapper Moses Pelham kissing rapper Thomas D and the Beachvolleyball winner Julius Brink kissing Olympic Beachvolleyball winner Jonas Reckermann.
Making of «Mundpropaganda» by GQ. Spread the word!
This siphon-like coffeemaker borrows its design cues from the equipment of a science-age chemistry lab. Designed by Portuguese design student Davide Mateus, there are two tiers of the Balāo, one for water and the other coffee, each of which is made with reinforced glass. Place ground coffee in the top bulb, and fill the bottom tier with water. A submerged electric coil heats up and boils the water when the Balāo is plugged in.
Upon closer inspection, an incredible little scene reveals itself in the form of digital art at the side of this candle. Created by Indonesia-based artist Ferdi Rizkiyanto, «Uncharted» features the journey of a group of people as they climb the sides of the luminous tower of hot liquid. With cameras on their shoulders, the explorers fearlessly venture into new territory in search of discovery.
Volkswagen has announced the new e-Up! electric car model with a very simplistic ad. Boring? Or clever?
Marc Johns makes lovely drawings and puts them on this blog. He also has a book called «I made these drawings for you.»
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Bold design and vintage sound, inspired by the 1920s Magnavox R3 Horn Speaker. Its form and function combine vintage and modern aesthetics.
At your own risk: Steve Kardynal is back with another Chatroulette video prank. This time its Miley Cirus' «Wrecking Ball».
Sometimes you just got to love people.
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