This is a great trick:
To work around image blocking, the airmail line at the top of the email is actually just plain old "/" characters in 260px Helvetica. Using CSS (namely a fixed height and negative letter spacing) they've managed to style the text to give the perfect airmail appearance, all without a single image. ... And here's what it looks like in the email, even with images disabled.
... at Stereogum. It's good.
Plus, the artwork for their upcoming album, Treats.
After a few long whiles of upgrading and updating our Motion and client library code, last week we removed the
linksarray from the API. While this may not seem like a big deal, it means our API responses are much smaller and tend to be a bit faster for us to generate.
This is fantastic.
I listened to this on the way in to work this morning. So good.
Research conducted by Dr. Gwen Robbins, an assistant professor of biological anthropology at Appalachian State University, finds there is no evidence of cannibalism among the 84 members of the Donner Party who were trapped by a snowstorm in the Sierra Nevada Mountains in the mid-1840s.
They did, however, eat their dog.