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Puzzle: State Birds

Not sure where we picked this one up: Eurographics Puzzle: State Birds Started with the edges, then the title postcard in the top left, then the “stamps” because those were easier to sort out, then the state names and flags, then the bird illustrations, then filling in the gaps. It’s a great looking puzzle – … Read more

Puzzle: Norman Rockwell Collage

Great puzzle of Norman Rockwell illustrations: Saturday Evening Post Norman Rockwell Collage by Masterpieces. If you’ve spent any time looking at the covers Rockwell did for the Saturday Evening Post, you know they are full of detail and narrative. (You can access the full cover archive at the Saturday Evening Post as a member) . … Read more

Opting out of opting out

So I get (and appreciate) that brands are trying to be more sensitive in their messaging. But does it really help that in lieu of what might be two dozen Father’s Day promotional emails, we’re moving in the direction of this:

If I’m going to get a bunch of those for every potentially sensitive holiday (which is all of them in one way or another, isn’t it?) can I just unsubscribe altogether?