Thursday, 30 September 2010
Friday, 17 September 2010
"If one asks 'why are we here?' Well, I think the answer is obvious. We are here to remember things. We are memory."
Here's the recent experimental film winner of the Los Angeles Downtown Film Festival, "Yellow Plastic Raygun":
For more, visit http://www.camouflagelenses.com/
Got this today. Lovely elecronic grooves on Soul Jazz...
Thursday, 16 September 2010
Wednesday, 15 September 2010
The story of King Baldwin, Leper King of Jerusalem, is a great one, and too obscure for its own good. Read about this remarkable man here:
Or if you prefer a shorter, more abrupt style of historical accounting, duly alight here:
Incidentally, the google books link is to the entirety of a publication called "History's Great Untold Stories - Obscure Events of Lasting Importance", by Joseph Cummings.
Tuesday, 14 September 2010
Friday, 10 September 2010
Tuesday, 7 September 2010
All this business lead me to recall an interesting read...
It's easy to descend rapidly in to the vortex of infinity from here on in. Have fun.
P.S this takes up a lot of processing power, so close all your other applications.
Monday, 6 September 2010
This website has become a totem to the joys of life, describes as thus by its authors:
"a place where people could eulogize about the things that made the working week bearable – books, records, art, nature, angling, drinking, even cake baking... ...an unshackled, uncynical torrent of enthusiasm. Here was our modern take on something hardwired in as part of punk rock culture, only this time the patron saints were Roger Deakin, Chris Yates and Chris Watson rather than Joe or Johnny"
What are you waiting for?
Friday, 3 September 2010
Making cured pig's cheek is a faff, but cheap. If you are so inclined, you can find out how to do it here:
...the perfect soundtrack to a lonesome descent into the abyssal realm of your subconscious.