There are so many 30 day challenges out there it's hard to keep track of them all, but if you've got a black metal heart and a fetish for facepainting the only one you should care about is the 30 Day Corpse Paint Challenge. And if you...Show More Summary
“It's the first Black Panther Party mural in Oakland to be painted by black people” The Black Panther Party (BPP) got its start in West Oakland during the 1960s. More than 50 years later, a mural lauding the revolutionary civil rights group has—at last—taken shape. Show More Summary
T-Mobile announced the REVVL smartphone back in August, but today, the carrier announced the REVVL Plus. The phone differs from the original REVVL in a few ways. First, it has a pretty awesome black and magenta paint job, plus a bigger 6? FHD display and octa-core processor. Show More Summary
Grand National Experimental. Those three words mean a whole lot to Buick fans. That's because they are the name applied to a car that was once a humble Regal. When it gets the black paint applied, it is transformed into a truly menacing street beast that stalked the roads of America in the late 1980s. Now's your chance to own what's arguably the...
Hello readers! It’s been quite a week. For those of you able and willing to look away from the news for a moment, here’s what’s up with books. THE BIG STORY L.A. readers know Janet Fitch’s work — “White Oleander,” “Paint It Black” — for portraying the city as both dark and romantic, a place where...
Trump's chief of staff intentionally painted Rep. Wilson as a money-grubbing black woman. Racism is the Trump administration’s magic wand, a device it uses, to great effect, to dazzle its base, whose own proud bigotry dispenses with the need for suspension of disbelief. Show More Summary
It’s been years since the New York City Police Department painted its cars with the classic black and green livery, but the memory is still alive among a few. The NYPD museum, housed for now on Governor’s Island in New York Harbor, hosted a car show last week featuring many of the old black-and-greens (and one new one), as well as...
Or as the actual (but too long) title to this post should read: How to Pull Off Painting Your Living Room Black and It Not Look Like an Angsty Goth '80s Teen Is Gearing up for a Halloween Party While Their Parents Are Out of Town. I'm...Show More Summary
The new Pacifica S appearance package lends a bit of meanness to an otherwise pedestrian family vehicle.
1985, “To Live and Die in L.A.”: Rick Masters sets fire to a painting on the side of a beautiful L.A. home. He’s rail-thin, clad in black, and has a chillingly focused stare. There’s an eternal calm to him, but it’s anything but calming. Show More Summary
When we met Philip, he was chiseling black paint off the iron railing in front of his brownstone. He led us through his beautiful home and into the backyard. "Nothing will grow in this back corner," he explained. "It seems like there's definitely something wrong with that… We've dug up a lot of trash back here, so God only knows what else is in the soil."
It was, in the late 1960s and early 1970s, the most recognizable private jetliner in the sky. For one thing, it was painted black, not a common color scheme outside of stealth fighters. For another, stenciled onto its tailfin was the silhouette of a white rabbit in a bowtie. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
It’s raining sideways on a bleak day near the trading hub of Hamburg, Germany. Destination: Berlin, 280 clicks up a stretch of Autobahn. Weapon of choice: a 2018 AWD Volkswagen Golf R wagon painted Tornado red, with black rims, on sale here but not due to arrive in Australia until January next year. It might […]
A stray dog, a cactus, a tire, black cherries: Nick Lowe paints objects so common it's easy to overlook their painterly power.
Image. Kebman/Flickr Creative Commons Burying beetles (Nicrophorus) are hard to miss. The insects aren't big, but most species are painted with vibrant, orange blotches on a glossy black background. According to new research, walking around dressed in their Halloween best may have an important function. Show More Summary
A painting project at Villa Park High School on Sunday, Aug. 27, wasn’t about beautifying the campus – it was about making it safer. Large black, reflective numbers were painted onto roofs and the sides of buildings so rescue crews or law enforcement responding by helicopter or ground in an emergency won’t be slowed down. […]
The all black Blackberry KEYOne will soon be available for AT&T customers. A few months after its release, the Blackberry KEYOne was updated with slightly better internals and an all black paint job, though only intended for the India. Show More Summary
Philadelphia police are investigating after the phrase "black power" was found scrawled across the statue of an ex-mayor in the wake of a call for its removal. The message was … Click to Continue »
After a Tennessee middle schooler got caught for painting a swastika and racial slur on a pastor’s car, he’s now seeking forgiveness for what he and his friends thought was a “funny” prank. “It was just something stupid that we thought would be funny, but it didn’t turn out...
As questions of racism increasingly dog the president, his past, from dating a biracial model to efforts to hang out publicly with African-American celebrities, paints a complex picture.