Flickr user sarcoptiform has put together this lovely gallery of take out beverage lids spanning the 90s to the early 00s. It's amusing one never really pays attention to lids, but they come in a huge variety and they end up being quite fascinating to look at.
Permission to use the above image was granted by the photographer.
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|A Really Fast Electric Skateboard|
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|“What life is like on the front lines of the digital revolution.”|
|Japanese Robot Serves Ice Cream From Inside a Vending Machine|
|Humans Need Not Apply|
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