12 Tumblrs You Absolutely Should Be Following

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One of the problems with the massive growth of Tumblr is keeping up.

(Insert your downtime joke here.)

By that, we mean knowing who to follow. Thousands of new tumblrs popping up every day. Fuckyeahthis. Gifgifthat.

It’s overwhelming, you know? 

Well, we’re here to help. Hopefully.

We’ve scoured the Internet (read: Im’ed around our office) to find a dozen tumblrs you should be following.

The options range from news and charts to design and photographs. And beautiful women. Of course, beautiful women.

Animals Being Dicks

What: Silly gifs of animals being jerks.

Where: http://animalsbeingdicks.com/

Example post: That dog just peed on you.

Mr. GIF

What: GIFs. Lots of GIFs.

Where: http://mr-gif.com/

Example post: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

David's Log

What: The tumblr of company founder David Karp.

Where: http://www.davidslog.com/

Example post: His bulldog is adorable.

Dear Photograph

What: Photographs from before and now.

Where: http://dearphotograph.com/

Example post: I'll always have my parents to lean on.

Awesome People Hanging Out Together

What: The name really says it all.

Where: http://awesomepeoplehangingouttogether.tumblr.com/

Example post: Mr. T and Louis C.K.

Soup

What: The personal tumblr of Reuters social media editor Anthony De Rosa.

Where: http://soupsoup.tumblr.com/

Example post: August 2, 2011

I Love Charts

What: By people who love charts for people who love charts.

Where: http://ilovecharts.tumblr.com/

Example post: Ways to be loved

Sunlight's Goviz Blog

What: The 'super sweet Tumblr of the Sunlight Foundation.'

Where: http://sunfoundation.tumblr.com/

Example post: Big Mac-ronomics

Me In My Place (NSFW)

What: The tumblr of an anonymous magazine and advertising photographer who takes pictures that aim to 'celebrate the authentic beauty of every day women in the comfort of their own home.'

Where: http://meinmyplace.com/

Example post: Nora

Minimal Mac

What: 'What you will find here is original writing, links, quotes, photos and submissions around the theme of minimalist practices in the area of technology.'

Where: http://minimalmac.com/

Example post: Monoprice 1800mAh Backup Battery Case for iPhone 4

Newsweek

Laughing Squid

What: Laughing Squid features interesting art, culture & technology from around the web.

Where: http://laughingsquid.com/

Example post: Skateboarding Through NYC With Camera Mounted Under Skateboard

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