Eating birds and drinking snow

Monday, February 22, 2016

Finally, the truth is told. Sheds a whole new light on the election, don't it?



Tuesday, December 29, 2015

I cleaned up the links. Some of them -- Biased BBC, The Gormogons and Gates of Vienna -- just needed to be redirected. Others had gone dormant for a long time. I deleted most of the dormant links, but left a couple for the sake of nostalgia. 

Merry Christmas

Friday, December 25, 2015

From a Roof Top in India

Friday, October 16, 2015

Fixate on the news too much and the World is going to hell in a hand basket. Step back and things are something else altogether. Above, Dub FX featuring CAde & Mahesh Vinayakram in No Rest for the Wicked.  

Found Eyeglasses

Saturday, October 10, 2015
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“When I was young, I used to admire real glasses but my dad was a bit harsh and he never wanted me to have real glasses. That’s the reason I started making the glasses.”

Kenyan artist Cyrus Kabiru on his striking and very odd eyeglasses made from found objects. View more after the jump.

HT: Colossal.

Faux Good 'Ol Days Meet Brittany Spears

Saturday, September 26, 2015

Max Raabe & Palast Orchester performing Oops ... I Did It Again. Yes, I am beating this Good 'Ol Days theme to death, but I doubt I can get more absurd with it to carry on. Then again, never say never.

More Good 'Ol Days

Sunday, September 20, 2015
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Far better, or at least more Good 'Ol Daysish than Toto Coelo singing I Eat Cannibals, are the pictures of these old blackboards. In 1917, while renovating classroom walls, these blackboards were covered over and largely forgotten. They have only recently been rediscovered when new walls were being installed.

To see more pictures of them and read about them at Hyperallergic.