Weirdness

Friday, April 28, 2017

Never Ending Bloom

https://www.sciencefriday.com/videos/creating-the-never-ending-bloom/

Fantastic art!


(Thanks for the link, Carol!)

nazi board games

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/nazi-board-games-wwii?utm_source=Atlas+Obscura+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=666125a718-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_28&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f36db9c480-666125a718-64536349&ct=t(Newsletter_4_28_2017)&mc_cid=666125a718&mc_eid=9337bd4ceb

A little footnote from the War.

Victorian Christmas Games

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/victorians-christmas-parlor-games-will-leave-you-burned-bruised-and-puking

Neat!

Happy Arbor Day!

https://www.arborday.org/



Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Stax Records Rn the way!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/stax-records-plots-massive-60th-anniversary-campaign-w478752?utm_source=newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=daily&utm_campaign=042617_11

United Airlines gets another free seat!

https://www.theguardian.com/business/2017/apr/26/united-airlines-new-pr-disaster-giant-rabbit-simon-dies-uk-flight?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+USA+-+Collections+2017&utm_term=223323&subid=22160599&CMP=GT_US_collection

(Thanks for the link, Ed!)

Religion

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2017/04/texas-woman-fired-not-christian-enough/


Grand Old Pigs

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/mike-enzi-tutu-bar_us_58ff9d28e4b091e8c710f23d?ncid=inblnkushpmg00000009&link_id=1&can_id=&source=email-a-republican-senator-actually-said-this-to-middle-school-students&email_referrer=a-republican-senator-actually-said-this-to-middle-school-students&email_subject=a-republican-senator-actually-said-this-to-middle-school-students

http://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/king-ivanka-trump-booed-germany-article-1.3099597

http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/politics/republicans-exempt-their-own-insurance-from-their-latest-health-care-proposal/ar-BBAnqI1?li=BBnb7Kz&ocid=U142DHP

World's Largest Rube Goldberg Machine

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RBOqfLVCDv8&feature=youtu.be


Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

http://www.cnn.com/2017/04/25/politics/michael-flynn-house-oversight-committee/index.html



The Soldier of the Future (in 1956)

https://www.ausa.org/publications/soldier-futurarmy


(Thanks for the link, Dennis!)

Korea and Japan - The End Times

http://www.kancho.org/about.html

http://iliveinkorea.blogspot.com/2010/04/korean-kids-really-like-to.html


I can see a Korean or Japanese tourist trying this while visiting an American bar.  No more tourist.



(Thanks for the links, Mike!)

Monday, April 24, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/technology/the-us-governments-witch-hunt-to-root-out-a-trump-critic-has-now-sparked-an-investigation/2017/04/21/129532fe-26bd-11e7-b503-9d616bd5a305_story.html?utm_term=.c1b0c42c806e&wpisrc=nl_tech&wpmm=1


http://occupydemocrats.com/2017/04/23/fed-trumps-lies-neil-degrasse-tyson-just-publicly-shamed-republicans/


Sunday, April 23, 2017

Religion

http://www.patheos.com/blogs/progressivesecularhumanist/2014/09/megachurch-pastor-says-gays-must-be-put-to-death/


Saturday, April 22, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

http://www.rawstory.com/2017/04/gop-school-board-member-indicted-on-sex-trafficking-charges/



The Haunted Hamburger!

http://www.onlyinyourstate.com/arizona/az-haunted-restaurant/


I absolutely adore the town of Jerome, Arizona; and have eaten at the Haunted Hamburger, and highly recommend it!


Happy Record Store Day!

http://www.recordstoreday.com/


Friday, April 21, 2017

Tire ski jumps!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f62Z8Ev9OXA



(Thanks for the link, Mathew!)

Drinks for Dark Shadows...

http://www.collinsporthistoricalsociety.com/search/label/Collinwood%20Cocktails



new album by Steve Van Zandt!

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/premieres/hear-little-stevens-scorching-new-song-soulfire-w477867


A nice article about Gorey and his collecting

http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/edward-gorey-collector?utm_source=Atlas+Obscura+Daily+Newsletter&utm_campaign=448ae414cc-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_21&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_f36db9c480-448ae414cc-64536349&ct=t(Newsletter_4_21_2017)&mc_cid=448ae414cc&mc_eid=9337bd4ceb

I've been to Gorey's house and recommend it to his fans.