From the Library of Congress collection. Brooklyn Bridge. Irving Underhill, 1913.
From the New York Public Library Digital Collection. There was a huge moth flying around in my garage last night. My cat also brought in a couple of big caterpillars a year ago and they both turned out to be moths.
The next (?) legal difficulty facing the Gizmodo Media Group is a lawsuit about an article published at Deadspin last year.
Sharon Von Etten (yes!) — “Tarifa”
“Waiting for My Man” — Velvet Underground
Welcome to Night Flight. Your weekend open thread. Narragansett.
The mismatched buddy movie has been a Hollywood staple for many years. Often cops, but not always, and generally the unlikeliest pairing that could be imagined. Roger Ebert called them Wunza movies. One’s a cop, the other a con (48 Hrs.), an alien (Alien Nation), a dog (Turner & Hooch). What are your favorite and not…
First in a long series of beloved sea tales. I only have the one. Trade paperback from a book fair. Fans are rabid about this series. Made into a decent movie with Crowe but those rabid fans are not satisfied. I spent some time on Wiki just reading about the sails and rigging. Lots of nautical terms.
Posters. Far out.
The song and the album big enough to encompass all the 3 AMs of the world.
Draughts as Higgins would say.