The Animal Issue: Vogue Italia Presents an Issue Dedicated to The Beauty of The Animal World

According to Emanuele Farneti, the editor-in-chief of Vogue Italia and L’Uomo Vogue: “Like this time last year, we have decided to dedicate the January issue to the environment, once again coinciding with the publication of the charter of values signed by the editors-in-chief of Vogue from all over the world.”

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“This time we wanted to let animals take over our physical and digital space. It is an invitation to refocus on the natural world after months spent at home, drawing our attention back to the environmental emergency that has been made no less urgent by the tragedy of the pandemic, and highlighting a lesson from the year that has just ended: quite simply, that the world does not revolve around humans.”

“Starting with the rich set of covers, we chose not to offer a consoling and domestic image of natural life. Instead, our portrayal is as plural as possible. And when necessary it’s disquieting, sometimes even threatening. This issue of lambs and wolves, of panthers and mice challenges the illusion of an anthropocentric world, as in the moral fable on this issue and in the many reports and stories that unfold page after page. Animals do not exist for our purpose, nor as a function of what we would like them to be. It is almost too simple to stress how much we’ve been reminded of this by the effects of coronavirus, by the way it came into existence and how it has impacted our lives, freeing up spaces that wildlife has at least temporarily reclaimed for itself. And it seems almost too obvious that the fashion industry, like any other economic activity, must ask itself where the limits lie in the exploitation of natural resources, and what prospects are offered by technological progress.”

“After all, at this turning point in our age, it’s worth remembering that throughout history our efforts to understand and define ourselves as humans have always been closely bound to the way we see and depict animals – from rock carvings to ancient bestiaries, from the development of the arts and sciences to legends of every latitude and cabinets of curiosities, right down to the riot of puppies and fanciful digital creatures on social media. In our decisions affecting the future of the planet, animals will be the first and only judges called on to deliver the verdict.

As an age-old Asian proverb says, the true measure of a mountain’s greatness is not its height, but whether it is sufficiently enchanting to attract dragons.”













SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2021/01/the-animal-issue-vogue-italia-presents-an-issue-dedicated-to-the-beauty-of-the-animal-world/

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There’s Now a Poop Knife That Will Help You Get Your Poo Down The Toilet

There’s probably somebody in your life who has poops so humongous that there’s just no real way of getting them down the toilet without some sort of personal intervention. Poop Knife is the perfect gift for them!

More: Amazon h/t: sadanduseless

Sure they could use a kitchen knife to slice the poo in half in order to flush it down the pipes, but why dirty a kitchen tool in such a way when there’s a designated tool out there to get the job done? This useful tool is specifically made for slicing your discharge in half for a proper flush! Made with a strong metal core that’s surrounded with hygienic silicone for easy slicing and cleaning, Poop Knife will allow you to be a samurai to your poo-poo platter.

The poop knife measures 9.8 inches (25 cm) long, and has a handle on one end, and a soft blade on the other end of it for slicing your dung. Just be sure not to confuse which side is which before using. They also state that the poop knife is long enough to keep your hand clear of all danger in a standard depth toilet.

In their own words: “Original Poop Knife will chop the most compacted of brownies, the most seasoned of sausages, the hardwood of butt logs, the longest of sewer snakes, the most ferocious of bog crocodiles, and the fattest of heaved Havanas.”

SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2021/01/theres-now-a-poop-knife-that-will-help-you-get-your-poo-down-the-toilet/

Plastic Beauty: LEGO Unveils New Flower Bouquet Collection

Giving and receiving beautiful flowers is such a joy. If you’re looking for a flower gift with a difference, the LEGO Flower Bouquet is an inspired choice.

Whether you’re treating a loved one, or are looking for your next creative project, this flower bouquet model building kit lets you relax, unplug and create something wonderful. When complete, the impressive flower display brings a touch of fun and color to any room. The adjustable stems make it easy to tailor the arrangement for any vase or container.

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Each detail of the bouquet is made from LEGO components – all customizable to create a unique display. Most of the flowers have petals that are positionable so you can have fun designing different arrangements. Take the stems apart and recombine to adjust the height and shape of your flowers. Part of the LEGO Botanical Collection for adults, this set includes several elements made from a plant-based plastic, produced using sustainably sourced sugarcane.


















SOURCE: https://designyoutrust.com/2021/01/plastic-beauty-lego-unveils-new-flower-bouquet-collection/

【動画】 竹内涼真が怒り「ウーバー注文したらこんなものが届きました」「ふざけんなよ!」

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俳優の竹内涼真(27)が19日昼、インスタライブを行い、昼食のホットドッグをペロリとたいらげた。途中、ホットドッグを届けたウーバーイーツ配達員に苦情を漏らす場面もあった。
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SOURCE: http://blog.livedoor.jp/gunbird/archives/10344344.html

チャンネル登録者数20万人の大物女性YouTuber、収益化を剥奪され泣く 活動休止を発表

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デビューしてほしいすね。


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SOURCE: http://blog.livedoor.jp/gunbird/archives/10344286.html

人間から高額な所持品を奪い、価値に見合った餌をくれるまで返さない高度な知恵を持つバリ島の猿

間から高価な品を奪って身代金を要求する猿

人間から高価な品を奪って身代金を要求する猿 pixabay

 猿の知能が高いことは周知の事実だが、このほどカナダとインドネシアの共同研究で、インドネシアのバリ島に住む野生のカニクイザルが、食べ物を手に入れるため人間と取引交渉するほどの能力を持っていることが発表された。

 研究では、カニクイザルは寺院を訪れる観光客が身に着けている高価な所持品をターゲットにして強奪し、それを「身代金」として、価値に見合った質もしくは量の食べ物と交換するまで所持品を返さない知恵を持っていることが判明したという。『The Guardian』などが伝えている。 続きを読む

SOURCE: http://karapaia.com/archives/52298489.html

【画像】 国交省のツイッターが突然暴走しネット衝撃 「国道40号ばばばばばばえおうぃおい~べべべべべべべえ」 何があったのか??

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何かキメたの?


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SOURCE: http://blog.livedoor.jp/gunbird/archives/10344306.html

シロフクロウとキツネが深夜の密会。異種愛の現場を激写!とかなのか?(カナダ)

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 1月4日、雪積る寒い夜、カナダ、オンタリオ州コーバーグの町でシロフクロウとキツネが密会していた。

 キツネの姿をみてアプローチをかけたのはシロフクロウの方だ。最初キツネは速足で逃げ去ったが、フクロウが雪の上に座ったのを見ると、警戒しながらも近づいてきた。両者はなにやら会話をしていたように見える。 続きを読む

SOURCE: http://karapaia.com/archives/52252567.html

【画像】 音喜多駿議員、国会で熟睡している姿を思いっきり晒されてしまう

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日本維新の会所属で地域政党「あたらしい党」代表の音喜多駿参院議員(37)が19日、ツイッターを更新。18日の国会で熟睡したことを謝罪した。

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SOURCE: http://blog.livedoor.jp/gunbird/archives/10344273.html

路面凍結待ったなし。外気温-49℃、ロシア・ヤクーツクの車窓映像

ロシア、ヤフーつくの-49℃の道路状況


 ロシア、サハ共和国の首都ヤクーツクの冬の気温は世界の”都市”の中で最も低い(都市ではなく村なら同サハ共和国にあるオイミャコン村が世界一)。

 1月の平均気温は-40.9℃で厳寒期には最低気温が-50℃以下になることもある。2021年1月4日、この日の外気温は-49℃だったそうで、車載カメラがその時の道路の様子を撮影していた。 続きを読む

SOURCE: http://karapaia.com/archives/52298333.html

マスパセこと奥野淳也容疑者を逮捕 ピーチ機の運航を妨げた威力業務妨害などの疑い

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去年、関西空港に向かう旅客機がマスクの着用を拒否し大声を出した乗客を降ろすため、途中の空港に着陸したトラブルで、大阪府警察本部はこの乗客の34歳の男が、機長らの指示に従わずに旅客機の運航を妨げたとして、威力業務妨害などの疑いで逮捕しました。
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SOURCE: http://blog.livedoor.jp/gunbird/archives/10344264.html