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People Don’t Notice The Homeless, Even When They’re Family Members

People Don’t Notice The Homeless, Even When They’re Family Members

To most people living in cities around the world, the homeless have essentially become invisible. They blend into the streets, they’re background noise, they’re just a part of the fabric of a city, like buildings and street lights. To prove how invisible the homeless are to normal decent folks, NYC…

A Gadget Tax Worth Paying

A Gadget Tax Worth Paying

Joel Johnson, after he visited a Foxconn factory for Wired: To be soaked in materialism, to directly and indirectly champion it, has also brought guilt.

America, This Is Just Too Much

America, This Is Just Too Much

Can’t…stop *wheeze* laughing…at…the…cruel *big breath* irony of it all. This is no Photoshop japery like that “Seriously McDonalds” viral; this is the real deal, spotted at an American KFC. The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation’s Flickr seals it. [SelfishGiving via Grist]