Today we learned that in the 1930s some people entertained large crowds by skating in giant frying pans with slabs of bacon on their feet. It may not be the most efficient way to fry bacon for a big group of people, but it sure is novel.
We aren’t aware of any contemporary bacon skaters, so this seems to have been a fleeting craze, which is a shame. Professional Bacon Skater would look awesome on a résumé.
Guess there’s somebody for everybody.
New Tumblr for iOS 7 is out and it’s good!
“Great product design deserves to be experienced as is — not with a bumper and boundaries around it,” says Brian Kalma, president at high-tech business wear startup Ministry of Supply. “I’m not buying a phone so it doesn’t break. I’m buying a phone because I want to use it; I want to feel it; I want to experience the product. That’s what’s so special particularly about Apple products.”
People who would consider it a bizarre breach of conduct to expect anyone to give them a haircut or a can of soda at no cost will ask you, with a straight face and a clear conscience, whether you wouldn’t be willing to write an essay or draw an illustration for them for nothing.
Thought via Path
Looking forward to the iOS7-ized version of Path. – Read on Path.