Monday, November 18, 2013


The MAVEN spacecraft before its launch today.

Image from NASA HQ, via @pourmecoffee

Like a Boss

Piet van Kempen, Dutch track cyclist and general all-round bad-ass, taking a break during a six-day event in Wembley, 1936.

via @History_Pics

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Old Irish Book Covers II

Faoi Rún go hÉirinn, Seán Ó Ciardhuáin (Karl Uhlemann)

An Bhuama Deiridh, Deasún Breatnach (Máirtín DeFuireastail)

Fir Chlaímh, Seán Ó Mulláin (Karl Uhlemann)

Slán Leis an gComhluadar, Mícheál Ó hOdhráin (Karl Uhlemann)

Images from Vintage Irish Book Covers

Saturday, May 25, 2013

Cannes 2013: Out of competition

Featuring Tara Reid, who was, in another life, directed by the Coen brothers, and Derek Jacobi, who should know better.

Pictures from The Guardian, via Broadsheet.

Saturday, May 4, 2013

Monday, April 8, 2013

If Celebrities Moved to Oklahoma

 David and Victoria Beckham

Britney Spears

 Cameron Diaz

 Michael Douglas and Catherine Zeta Jones

 Tara Reid

 Sharon Stone

 John Travolta

 Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

 Pamela Anderson

 Paris Hilton

 Tom Cruise

 Jennifer Lopez and Mark Anthony

 Johnny Depp

 Jennifer Aniston

 Hilary Duff

Gwen Stefani

Tuesday, March 26, 2013

George Bush Artwork

Due to the former U.S. president's email account being hacked, the art world has been treated to George Bush's rather charming paintings, which are mainly of dogs (and a couple of self-portraits of the artist conducting his ablutions). 

Via Gawker