Misty Roses’ Robert Conroy does an excellent cover of David Bowie’s “Fantastic Voyage”, live on Irene Trudel’s WFMU radio show, 26 October 2009. Backing him with some lovely 12-string guitar […]
In 1924, Frank Lloyd Wright was commissioned to create an “objective” for short automobile trips from Baltimore or Washington DC. Gordon Strong, a wealthy Chicago businessman, had purchased Sugarloaf Mountain […]
I like sheep… in a purely platonic sense, of course. BHNTb One Minute Sheep from Sam McCready on Vimeo.
For of those to whom much is given, much is required…— President John F, Kennedy, quoting the New Testament, Luke 12:48
Cleaned up videos of the first moon landing are one feature of NASA’s celebration of the 40th anniversary of that historic event.
As the World Bank recognized in its recent Poverty Study, local concerns must be targeted, providing roads and markets, sharpening the capacities of village governments, working to smooth social inequalities, […]
Pfizer Agrees to Pay $68 Billion for Rival Wyeth By ANDREW ROSS SORKIN and DUFF WILSON 8:39 AM ET The deal creating a pharmaceutical behemoth is the first big merger […]
Another major American industry is asking for assistance as the global financial crisis continues: Hustler publisher Larry Flynt and Girls Gone Wild CEO Joe Francis said Wednesday they will request […]
Talking Heads, 1977 (via jstn via frangry via alexagray)
Most modern programming languages do not consider white space characters (spaces, tabs and newlines) syntax, ignoring them, as if they weren’t there. We consider this to be a gross injustice […]