Via BoingBoing. Aside from the cool animation technique, there’s a nice little story woven here. NSFW, sort of? I guess??
Update, 1/17/14, 10:23 EST: Removed “Renaissance” from the headline, since it does not accurately describe all included paintings.
- International corporations that want to intimidate countries have access to a private legal system designed just for them. And to unlock its power, sometimes all it takes is a threat.
- Apple has to repay up to €13 billion ($14.5 billion) in illegal tax benefits to Ireland, the European Commission has ruled.
- Some of Europe's most vulnerable children are seeking refuge in the UK only to disappear from care and possibly fall into the clutches of people-traffickers.