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The Democratic Chair

Curtis Buchanan put up a wonderful video series on how to make his “Democratic chair” with only ten tools. As Curtis puts it:

Giving people an equal opportunity regardless of economic status is kind of the definition of “democratic.”

Definitely worth a look if you have any interest in chair making. Kudos to Curtis for making this available for free. Open source woodworking is pretty cool.

hattip to Peter Follansbee, who just finished up his version

It’s log!

It’s not uncommon for cartoon characters to find themselves unwittingly dragged through all the chaos of a saw mill. From the audience’s perspective, it’s usually hilarious. But when you send a small camera on a log through a saw mill, scary doesn’t even begin to describe the experience of being pulled through all…

from Riding Along With a Log Through a Saw Mill Is Absolutely Terrifying on Sploid