Great art

2010-03-09 18:40 (comments: 1)

The kinds of things that fascinate me in photography as an art are so well explained by this excellent image from LIFE magazine's public archive:

Hitchens' new commandments

2010-03-04 23:19 (comments: 0)

A nice comedic (but still profound) read by Christopher Hitchens:

"... at every step of their arduous journey the Israelites are reminded to keep to the laws, not because they are right but just because they will lead them to become conquerors (of, as it happens, almost the only part of the Middle East that has no oil)."

Mind blowing

2010-03-04 18:11 (comments: 0)

Certain kinds of photos are simply mind blowing. And I know I will be never capable of shooting, which makes them even more fascinating.


Google apology

2010-03-03 20:13 (comments: 0)


2010-03-03 18:46 (comments: 0)

[via Pharyngula]

What a bit of ingeniousness and a lot of patience can produce: OK Go – This too shall pass.