Xeni Jardin Explains Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis

Exactly one week ago, BoingBoing's Xeni Jardin live-tweeted her mammogram — and breast cancer diagnosis. Today, she has posted a more flesh-out and detailed version of events than her Twitter feed offered. Including the fact that, before the mammogram, » 12/09/11 3:30pm 12/09/11 3:30pm

Can You Be Diagnosed With Breast Cancer In Just One Day?

Last week, Boing Boing editor Xeni Jardin live-tweeted her first mammogram — and same-day cancer diagnosis. A number of readers wanted to know if it was possible to be diagnosed with breast cancer so quickly. According to the experts we talked to, the answer is: not exactly. » 12/05/11 2:50pm 12/05/11 2:50pm

Xeni Jardin Live-Tweets Her First Mammogram, Is Diagnosed With Cancer

Xeni Jardian, the founding partner and co-editor of Boing Boing — who has contributed stories to NPR, Wired, the New York Times, the Los Angeles Times, and the Guardian — embarked on a nerve-rattling journey yesterday as she went for her first mammogram. She took her more than 49,000 Twitter followers with her, as she… » 12/02/11 12:10pm 12/02/11 12:10pm

Ralph Lauren's Ridiculous Photoshop; More Ridiculous Rage

Spot anything in this Ralph Lauren Blue Label that seems kind of...off? Just one clue: in real life, the model, Filippa Hamilton, doesn't actually double for a Giacometti. » 10/07/09 3:20pm 10/07/09 3:20pm