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February 11th, 2013: Steampunk Subculture and Lena Dunham in this weeks What is SteamPUNK? Weekly

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In this new series of weekly posts, we’re seeking out and digging up the latest SteamPUNK related news, entertainment, and fashion articles from around the globe and bringing them to you in one easy-to-digest post. Let’s get to it PUNK’s.

IN THIS POST, WE’VE GOT…

NUMBER SE7EN: Steampunk subculture’s appeal varies among followers in Eastern Iowa

Gary Lange and Ashley Jenkins each sit clutching a tea-soaked biscuit between their thumb and forefinger, waiting. Lange is wearing a black suit and red vest, his head adorned with a top hat and brass-rimmed goggles nestled above the brim.(Click to continue reading.)

NUMBER S6X: Steampunk Smiles: Couple Launches Unusual Photo Company

Surprisingly, they haven’t worked any Steampunk parties yet, but McMullen said they’re on the lookout. “We didn’t know it at the time, but we’re really glad that it does fit into the Steampunk look,” she said. The couple will have their Fotio camera …(Click to continue reading.)

NUMBER 5IVE: February Block of the Month Quilt: Steampunk Goggles

It’s time for February’s block of the month in our GeekMom steampunk-themed quilt. Last month’s pattern is available here.(Click to continue reading.)

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NUMBER FO4R: Trend-spotting: Steampunk…

A combination of science fiction and fantasy, steampunk is a subgenre based around Gothic machinery and the Industrial Revolution of the 19th century. (Click to continue reading.)

NUMBER THR3E: ‘Elementary’ set design: Some clues to Sherlock’s steampunk look

The “Friends” gang might have painted the walls a cheery yellow and brought in lots of candy-colored furniture. The “Gossip Girl” brats would have made fun of anyone poor enough to live there, and Carrie probably would have been too horrified to allow … (Click to continue reading.)

NUMBER 2WO: Review: The steampunk rebels of The Warlord of the Air

Steampunk is a sub-genre of alternate history, typically involving themes of imperialism, and set in a world in which the British Empire rules through control of the skies.(Click to continue reading.)

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NUMBER 1NE: Think Lena Dunham didn’t vote? Welcome to the steampunk corn maze

Lena Dunham did too vote, ya big meanies! Even if a New York politics blog thought it had uncovered proof that she didn’t. “Hey kids, some people on the internet are saying I didn’t vote. (Click to continue reading.)

That’s all for this WEEK!

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