Triumphs of the Easily Amused

The internet was designed to meet our low expectations.

The 13 Doctors Project (still in progress) by Greg Ruth, with each regeneration getting blurrier as he goes backward.

Classic New York story

Silva said he had seen his landlord only twice: once last December, when a man stopped by to admire the renovations the tenants had made, and again in January, when the same man’s face appeared on the cover of the Post, alongside a headline that read, “SLUMLORD FOUND BURNED IN DUMPSTER: WHO DIDN’T WANT HIM DEAD?”

From The New Yorker.

Photographer Amos Chapple took these photos for The Atlantic of Mawsynram, a village in India with the highest rainfall in the world. Its residents have become expert at making living bridges out of rubber trees, and wear full-body umbrellas called knups.

Martial arts student at a dress rehearsal for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games, photographed by Donald Chan for Reuters, via The Big Picture.

Martial arts student at a dress rehearsal for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games, photographed by Donald Chan for Reuters, via The Big Picture.