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Things We Like: The Friday Five for March 29, 2013

March 29, 2013 by John Suder

Thumbs and Ammo

Real tough guys don’t need guns, they just need a positive, can-do attitude.

[Thumbs and Ammo]

Falling-down-movie_thumb brian j

pulp_thumb christian d

Rick thumb derek B

Urban Wingsuit Pair Flying Into Rio de Janeiro

(Pay close attention at 1:15)


‘Rap Quotes’ Art Project: Artist Turns Rap Lyrics Into NYC Site-Specific Street Signs

Artist Jay Shells turns selected rap lyrics into NYC site-specific street signs.
He first selects lyrics from rap songs that reference specific street corners and locations in NYC—after which, he creates the signs and installs them at their mentioned location.





Five Year Photos

Five friends from Santa Barbara, California go on vacation every 5 years to the same place to take the same group photo and they have been doing it since 1982. They started as teenagers when they were just 19 years old. In 2012, at age 48, they have taken their 7th photo, 30 years after it began.

[Five Year Photos]

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Pretty Girls Making Ugly Faces

An entire subreddit devoted to pretty girls making themselves not so pretty.
[via Pleated jeans]





The Friday Five is curated and written by John Suder, SUMO Heavy’s Head of User Experience and Minister of Propaganda. If you’ve got a story idea or see something feature-worthy for the Friday Five, contact John at