"I want to be an engineer."
"What advice would you give other engineers?"
"If you build a house that collapses, you’re going to get arrested. So you need to keep using the pendulum to make sure that everything is straight. Also, your cement mix has to be strong. You also need to be careful with the builders that you hire, or they will steal the cement from you.”
"What sort of building would you build?"
"A factory that makes new books, so that everyone can have new books for school. All of my books are old and have writing in them."
A good product designer should develop products that contribute to our lives, helping us as we try to make the best of it. Right? But sometimes we come across questionable products that leave us scratching our heads, I mean are they laughing at our expense? Take the case of…
Palestinian men walk among destroyed buildings in Gaza City’s Shejaiya neighbourhood on Aug. 27, 2014. (Roberto Schmidt/AFP/Getty Images)
A decorated elephant walks on a street carrying the mahout and branches with fresh leaves in Allahabad, India on Aug. 27, 2014. (Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP)
Joaquín Sorolla y Bastida, Young Girl in a Silvery Sea, 1909
Nearly 2,000 Palestinians have been killed in the recent Israeli offensive against Gaza, including many civilian women and children – innocents blasted apart by the modern weaponry of the IDF.
Still, why not celebrate the campaign, an operation UN humanitarian chief Navi Pillay said likely included war crimes, by wearing a t-shirt decorated with the words “DEPLOYED, DESTROYED, ENJOYED, GAZA 2014”?
They say a picture is worth a thousand words, don’t they?
This is Ferguson. Via the NY Times
In a video game there would definitely be something hidden behind this wall