New England primer ABC -
Saw this page in the flesh the other day:
"Youth forward slips, Death soonest nips."
1965 “Holiday Fun Book” from Penney’s featuring Disney’s “That Darn Cat.”
Lots more scans here: and everything else too: That Darn Christmas
Def. dig into the above link, That Darn Christmas, and everything else too.
An Antique Device Gives Musicians a Spin Through Yesteryear
“The cuckoo… lays its eggs in the nests of other birds. It is kind of a scavenger in reverse: violating the natural order of things, it is by its own nature an outsider, a creature that cannot belong. Depositing its orphans, leaving its progeny to be raised by others, to grow up as imposters in another’s house — as America filled itself up with slaves, indentured servants, convicts, hustlers, adventurers, the ambitious and the greedy, the fleeing and the hated, who took or were given new, imposters’ names — the cuckoo becomes the other and sees all other creatures as other.”
NYT 6th Floor Blogs
The old weird reconvenes, carved into spirals with the likes of Richard Thompson, Rosanne Cash.
UFO (British sci-fi series, 1970)
(Source: megatrip, via spacebitches)
From Street View Pics to Real-Life Ghosts « NextNature.net -
from the link:
Italian artist Paolo Cirio prints life-sized pictures of people found on Google’s Street View and posts them at the same spot where they were taken. By taking virtual identities out of the digital world and giving them a new life in three-dimensional reality, he reopens the debate about digital privacy.