So, there’s this little park in Santa Monica. It’s right near the Volkswagen dealership on Santa Monica Boulevard near 26th Street. Anyway, the park is on a street named Park Drive. So the park is named, “Park Drive Park.” There’s this riddle I liked as a kid: “Why do people drive on a parkway and park… Read More The Sunset Cutoff of the Red Car Trolley
As I’ve mentioned before, one can spend quite a bit of time lost in the digitized photography archives hosted by the digital library at the University of Southern California. It’s the single best resource I’ve found for large- and medium- format Los Angeles photography. Wherever possible, I try to look for ways to group photographs together. I… Read More Venice Beach, 1940
Honestly, I don’t believe it. I mean, first off, they’re a terrorist group. And I know the Saudis own a big chunk of Fox; but, I mean — c’mon. How much can this news get filtered, really? A high-ranking Hezbollah commander told IBT the number of victims is much closer to 4,000. They say the… Read More Hajj stampede death count 4,000: Hezbollah
Found this for sale on eBay. It is a scanned photo print of one of the Hughes Intelsat II communications satellites.
I don’t know the story behind this, but it’s one of the best things I’ve seen lately. Two monks inventing paintings – Album on Imgur.
On an unrelated note, the NOAA weather forecast for next week says 4-6 foot west swells. From a Navy weather satellite. 20150403.1745.goes_15.visir.bckgr.North_Pacific_Overview.DAYNGT.jpg (1200×1200).
from r/funny… lI6AQTi.jpg (2032×1484).
“If Kim Jong Un and his henchmen were upset before, wait till they see the movie we’re going to make,” Hustler founder and chairman Larry Flynt said as he announced plans to make a pornographic parody of The Interview. via http://www.wsbtv.com/news/entertainment/hustler-video-announces-porn-parody-interview/njXbT/
Concept & dreidel design by Hannah Rothstein. Packaging and laser etching by Chris McCoy of you3Dit. via Hannah Rothstein.