The designers are Marcus Beck and Simon Macro of Freshwest Design.
The table has a blue acrylic top with a miniature diving board perched on one end. The acrylic reflects and refracts light in such a way that it resembles the depth and hue of an actual swimming pool, according to the designers.
Maybe it’s just me, but I’d like to see a swimmer face down in the deep end.
Read more: http://buzzfeed.com/copyranter/this-pool-table-is-too-damn-cool-for-me
The presidential election has left many Romney supporters wondering where, exactly, their man went wrong. Turns out the answer’s both incredibly complicated (fact checks! hyper-partisan divisiveness!) and not that complicated at all: Women, queer people, and people of color all care a lot about maintaining their right to exist and to keep working toward full equality. By forgetting those people, Mitt Romney sort of shot himself in the foot. It’s too bad, too; if this election were held pre-suffrage, homeboy would have won by a LANDSLIDE. This fantastic map by the good people at Buzzfeed breaks down what that would’ve looked like.
Kinda makes you wonder—what does this say about equality in the U.S.?
Here’s what the electoral map would have looked like had only white men voted:
Read more: http://upworthy.com/how-romney-could-have-turned-this-election-into-a-landslide
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