Friday, December 24, 2010

Still Shorter Than A Ballerina


The man is probably wearing lifts in his shoes, and he's still way shorter than his wife, the lovely Katie Holmes, and those ballerinas. I wonder if they had Cruise stand on a wooden stage box.

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Technical Writing Example

Electric Can Opener Mechanism Description
This is a basic example of technical writing. I did not deviate much from the very standard format that a lot of technical writing requires. I am putting it here more for the cutaway view of the can opener (which has a great retro feel to it) as anything.

Thursday, December 16, 2010

Winona Ryder


See if this isn't one of the best articles you've read in a while.
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It's a Kardashian Christmas Hoedown

Some people take a snapshot of their dog with reindeer antlers. Still others think of their family Christmas Card as a way of celebrating the season. Christmas is about festive colors and the greetings that go with the season. These people are overdressed, except for that one young lady in the dead center of the photo who has frilly green shoulder pads.

They're a handsome family, but they probably don't have much fun.

Friday, December 10, 2010

Verdun


Not quite a hundred years later, and the shell holes are still visible. Amazing.

Saturday, December 4, 2010

A Loft in Romania


I ran out of time on Friday.

I wanted to do a full-blown post about this loft in Romania, and talk about the design aspects, but I never got around to it.

The photo is by Cosmin Dragomir, and the rest of the post is here...