Die langen schwarzen Haare nach hinten gegelt, in schwarzer Hose und Hemd und Schlangenmustermantel zeigt er bodygebuildete Muskeln, die gut und gerne darauf schließen lassen, dass er auch Ähnliches in der Hose haben könnte.
Chinatown, San Francisco, August 1957. Taken on the same visit as the drive down the "Vertigo" location. Kodachrome slide, Contax camera. View full size.
If you’ve watched any sort of election in the past decade, you know that political grandstanding has moved to the extremities, mainly in the form of the hand gesture. While you may not agree with their politics, you’ve probably seenShow More Summary
In case you needed a reminder that history is just fossilized life, look no further than Ukraine, where the past has been quite literally and rudely revived.
Meet Tobias Kratzer (left) who is scheduled to direct Tannhäuser for Bayreuth in 2019.
We've seen some great gadgets and equipment for designers. So many cool stuff, that we could actually assemble infinite perfect office spaces! Every week we'll assemble a perfect office, and we'd like you to help us. What equipment would the perfect office have? We've selected must-have items for you everyday life. Show More Summary
What the Met's figures mean, compared to other tourist locales.
“Aladdin” and “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical” have emerged as the biggest box-office winners of the 2013-14 season.
Happy birthday Marcel Duchamp! In honor of the famed Dadaist, who would have turned 127 today, our second installment of “Thanks, Wikipedia” is a selection of rarely discussed facts on the artist, all found in Wikipedia.
The lead producers of "Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark" are planning a musical adaptation of the animated movie "Rio" and a live stage show based on the film "Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked."
When the United States joined the Allied forces in 1917, the mind of the American citizen was almost as much a battlefield as Europe was.
The Lucas Museum of Narrative Art is to be designed by Ma Yansong of the Beijing firm MAD Architects.
Any serious buyer would dismiss an old master being sold online as sketchy. But that doesn’t stop some people from trying to sell million-dollar mistakes online. Take, for example, this Rembrandt being sold on eBay for $999,000.
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What’s the sound of a compiler compiling? Normally, nothing – a compiler crunches numbers and outputs code. “malloc” is a C function that allocates memory in which code executes. But a simple hack takes the output of the compiler, and makes sound files out of it. Show More Summary
Despite the continued popularity of Der Freischütz in German-speaking countries, are the magical mature operas of Carl Maria von Weber otherwise really so problematic, their libretti so unwieldy to explain their continued absence from the world’s stages?
Posted by Victoria Strauss for Writer Beware I've written before about Author Solutions' relentless efforts to get authors to buy the company's "marketing" services. Here's an example that was recently passed on to me (with the author's...Show More Summary
Circa 1905. "Front piazza of Kittatinny House, Delaware Water Gap, Pennsylvania." An up-to-date inn catering to the automobilist with such amenities as cafe and public telephone. 8x10 inch glass negative. View full size.
The only three lenses you need for travel photography anywhere in the world are a fisheye lens, a 50mm, and a 135mm (or similar telephoto). You can agree and finish this article right here, or you can read on to see exactly why I would...Show More Summary