all this time I could have been using milking gear?
Wednesday, 1 December 2021

My Family?s Pacific Island Home Is Grappling with Deep-Sea Mining

quote [ Here?s what I?ve learned being up close and personal with the debate. ]

The natural flow pacific island rainbow
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[by ScoobySnacks@8:38amGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 28 November 2021

Grateful to Witness

quote [ On spectating the New York City Marathon
with fresh eyes ]

Like New York City marathon the way we run the town
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[by ScoobySnacks@6:06amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 27 November 2021

William Wells Brown, Wildcat Banker

quote [ A cottage industry, yes, but a barbershop bank? Ross Bullen plots how a story told by William Wells Brown ? novelist, historian, playwright, physician, and escaped slave ? circulated, first through his own works, and then abroad, as a parable of American banking gone bad. ]

That's how I roll my bank
[SFW] [people] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:00amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 23 November 2021

The Notorious Mrs. Mossler

quote [ A Houston socialite was accused of plotting her husband's murder?and of having an affair with her nephew. But Candace Mossler was only getting started. ]

Catchy story from the 60s/70s.
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[by Paracetamol@7:12pmGMT] [0 comments]

Sunday, 21 November 2021

Modernist Man: Jock Peters May Be the Most Influential Architect You?ve Never Heard Of

quote [ When the great 20th-century architect Richard Neutra arrived in Los Angeles in 1925 with his wife, Dione, and the couple?s young child, his first residence was 835 Kings Road in West Hollywood. ]

All the joy i see through these architect's eyes
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:01amGMT] [1 comment]

Thursday, 18 November 2021

The Pirate Queen Who Avenged Her Husband?s Death on the High Seas

quote [ After the King of France beheaded a nobleman on questionable charges, his devastated widow transformed into ?the Lioness of Brittany? and spent the next decade exacting her revenge. ]

The tales they told all warned of the Pirate Queen
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:00amGMT] [3 comments]

Sunday, 7 November 2021

Walking America: Breezewood

quote [ That is the Breezewood I wish the internet saw. It is even more depressing than the famous picture, because it isn?t just a fucking exit. ]

Interesting article from a photographer taking walks. Being a bit blind about American culture sensitivity I'm not sure if this is accidentally conservative escapism.
[SFW] [people] [+2 Interesting]
[by Paracetamol@12:26pmGMT] [3 comments]

Saturday, 6 November 2021

Meet the Obsessive Role-Players Who Live Inside the World of Grand Theft Auto

quote [ Renegade developers co-opted this controversial video game?s source code to build a complex alternate universe where breaking character is the cardinal sin. Millions tune in to watch. ]

Hotel, downtown, speeding all around
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[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 27 October 2021

Searching for Mr. X

quote [ For eight years, a man without a memory lived among strangers at a hospital in Mississippi. But was recovering his identity the happy ending he was looking for? ]

Mister X I wonder who you are
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[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 26 October 2021

Eat, Prey, Love: A Day with the Squirrel Hawkers of East Texas

quote [ The ancient art of falconry is alive and well. ]

Live gallantly gallantry fallacy falconry alchemy self-esteem helping me
[SFW] [people] [+1 Good]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [0 comments]

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