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Is Posting Pictures of a Woman Being Raped Acceptable? 
by Amelia McDonell-Parry at The Frisky

For Anyone That Loves Making Lists
by Jillian Steinhauer at The Awl

Paris vs. New York
by Maria Popova at Brain Pickings

12 Tech Trends That Will Define 2012 
by frog at Co.Design

And You Thought Cupcakes Were a Craze 
by Andrea Adleman at the Washington Post

Give Your Wine Bottle a Typographic Makeover 
by Chrisjob at Curbly

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Mike Sowden

Mike Sowden is a freelance writer based in the north of England, obsessed with travel, storytelling and terrifyingly strong coffee. He has written for online & offline publications including Mashable, Matador Network and the San Francisco Chronicle, and his work has been linked to by Lonely Planet, World Hum and Lifehacker. If all the world is a stage, he keeps tripping over scenery & getting tangled in the curtain - but he's just fine with that.