Me Back in the Bay

codeschool:

It’s an important day here at Code School. If you’ve been following along with the Google I/O conference in San Francisco, you may have heard we’re teaming up with Google and its Women Techmakers Program to support women and minorities in tech.

Specifically, Google is giving away thousands…

rjkoehler:

The Hyundai Card Design Library is a library (duh!)/cultural space located just behind the Wood & Brick in Bukchon Hanok Village.

Despite being, literally, a 30-second walk from our office, I had no idea this stunningly beautiful space - designed by Korean architectural house One O One Architects - even existed until I discovered this post by a wonderful Korean street photographer.

You need to be a Hyundai Card member (or accompanied by a member) to enter.

OMFG…what the hell is this silliness!
theworstroom:

San Francisco, CA. $175.00/week
"Welcome to our guest tent" 
"It’s furnished with a single airbed"
"This rental is limited to one person"

OMFG…what the hell is this silliness!

theworstroom:

San Francisco, CA. $175.00/week

"Welcome to our guest tent" 

"It’s furnished with a single airbed"

"This rental is limited to one person"

theyearofelan:

By now, everyone knows about Justine Sacco:

The tweet, the backlash, the deleted account, the hand-wringing, the attackers, the defenders, the everything.

I don’t want to get into any of that. I don’t know more about her than anyone else. I don’t think my opinions on the matter are particularly…

Epic and here is the run down on his Storify.

Be nice to people, Diane, and, Elan, you’re awesome!  

theyearofelan:

As some of you know, I had a bit of an altercation today with a woman named Diane on an airplane.

I had a great time antagonizing her, reading your responses, and just generally trying to have fun with an irritating person. But I did have a point and I just want to put it out there.

I know I can…

F$%king sad.

Stupid and ignorant racists on Twitter time…

publicshaming:

On Sunday September 15, 2013, Miss America 2014 was crowned. Who will be the new Miss America?

24 year old Miss New York, Nina Davuluri. Born in Syracuse, New York and having lived in Oklahoma and Michigan, Nina Davuluri is the first ever Indian American crowned Miss America.

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When Nina was…

Some of the world’s greatest heroes have surprises or dark horses. 
explore-blog:

You Can Do Anything, 1936

Some of the world’s greatest heroes have surprises or dark horses.

explore-blog:

You Can Do Anything, 1936

Got the Jay-Z Magna Carta Holy Grail app. #mchg #magnacartaholygrail

Got the Jay-Z Magna Carta Holy Grail app. #mchg #magnacartaholygrail

Deltron 3030 onstage at #sterngrovefest.

Deltron 3030 onstage at #sterngrovefest.

Kid koala doing his thing at #sterngrovefestival.

Kid koala doing his thing at #sterngrovefestival.