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    The Weekender, hey? Why not

McDonalds, filth, toilets and rap in this week's beautiful Weekender. Come get!

Posted by Liv Siddall,

Hey gang. How’s your week been going? Really? You did what? You filthy, filthy devil. That’s right, The Weekender’s back, and it’s going to smash into your bewildered face just like the hangover’s probably going to tomorrow morning. Until then, onwards to our doom…

Best of the Site

In the last five days we have got up close (without being in any danger) to Luca Sage’s Street Fight photographs, we considered taking up pipe-smoking because of this fabulous re-design, and were totally enchanted by Jose Domingo’s spectacular illustrations.

Best of Best of the Web

Art galore this week as we saw a fantastic interview with Alex Katz and another with Grayson Perry. We also witnessed Salvador Dali’s pretty weird home and got morbidly excited about the new death show at the Wellcome collection.

Best of the Rest

Secret tricks of the trade this week as Rookie showed us a basic guide to taking a better photo, Charlie Porter reviews the weatherman’s controversial jeans (better luck next time) and Richard Ayoade tells Dazed Digital how The Graduate influenced his work.

Tweet of the Week

“GIVE YOURSELF A BREAK FOR 3 SECONDS.”
Comedian @RobDelaney upon reading the BBC article “Could the BBC have done more to help Hungarian Jews in 1944?”

Best, rudest, grossest mash-up video of the week

The poor victim? Sweet, sweet Nigella…

You’ve-got-too-much-spare-time-Tumblr of the week.

What if Adele was Mrs.Doubtfire? This Tumblr will answer that niggling question.

Best puberty-fuelled rap of the week

Some people’s childhoods are different than others. Meet the Twerton Youtez

Best non-pretentious penthouse of the week

Prepare for yourself for house-envy.

Theme Park of the Week

Going to Asia soon? Don’t miss the new Toilet Theme Park whatever you do!

And what better way to end The Weekender than with a picture of a small boy on a Mcdonald’s themed horse? Okay, bye now! (shuts door)

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Posted by Liv Siddall

Liv joined It’s Nice That as an intern in 2011 and is now one of our editors. She oversees itsnicethat.com and has a particular interest in illustration, photography and music videos. She also runs our London listings site This At There, and is a regular on our Studio Audience podcast.