is a blog about design, technology and culture written by Khoi Vinh, and has been more or less continuously published since December 2000 in New York City. Khoi is currently Principal Designer at Adobe, Design Chair at Wildcard and co-founder of Kidpost. Previously, Khoi was co-founder and CEO of Mixel (acquired by Etsy, Inc.), Design Director of The New York Times Online, and co-founder of the design studio Behavior, LLC. He is the author of “Ordering Disorder: Grid Principles for Web Design,” and was named one of Fast Company’s “fifty most influential designers in America.” Khoi lives in Crown Heights, Brooklyn with his wife and three children. Refer to the advertising and sponsorship page for inquiries.+
Saturday’s edition of The International New York Times (formerly The International Herald-Tribune) had an above-the-fold story censored by the government of Pakistan. Sometimes “censored” means that certain details in an article are redacted, but in this instance it means the entire article was stripped out of the front page with unapologetic starkness.
The missing article was a story by Carlotta Gall about the links between Osama Bin Laden and Pakistan that ran in this week’s Sunday Magazine. The image above was taken from a report on the censorship at The Verge.+