View From The Tent

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By Nini Baseema in Cool Websites on Monday 17 October 2011

I’m not a fan of camping: the creepy crawlies, the missing sanitary facilities, and chronically deflating air mattresses. But this blog makes me want to reconsider. Well, at the very least, I feel inspired to explore the world. View From The Tent invites camping aficionados to open their tent, take a photo, then submit the picture in order to share the experience via the Tumblr. Cool.

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We are the 99%

Gerry Mak Reader Find

By Gerry Mak in Cool Websites on Friday 7 October 2011

Here’s a meme tumblr blog that has a little more substance than most: We Are the 99% invites people to post their own stories of how this economy and financial system has screwed them over. Of course, these are some of the people behind the Occupy Wall Street protests.

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If We Don’t, Remember Me

Caitlin Clarkson Reader Find

By Caitlin Clarkson in Cool Websites on Wednesday 5 October 2011

IWDRM is a collection of GIFs from scenes in various movies. Except they’re so much more than that. The GIFs often isolate a small moment, a blink, a breath, a shift in the light, turning a brief moment from films such as Rosemary’s Baby, Blade Runner, and The Truman Show into their own self-contained pieces of art.

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