Christie?s announces the forthcoming sale of Old Master, Modern & Contemporary Prints, which will be held on Wednesday, 19 March 2014, and is set to attract buyers and collectors from around the world. The sale offers a vibrant and varied...Show More Summary
Circa 1925. "Stairway in the old Ursuline convent, New Orleans." 4x5 nitrate negative by Arnold Genthe. View full size.
Seems legit! Redditor Lisa831's five year old kid attempted to forge her signature - I'd say the hearts really sold it. That kid is gonna grow up to be juuuust fine, dontcha think? Did you ever forge your parent's signature when you were a kid? How did it go?
I think everyone has heard of the Five-Second Rule and if you haven’t, the link above gives a very detailed history of the folklore behind that “rule”. I have an almost three year old granddaughter and remember when she was … Continue reading ?
In the evenings, two pieces of old velvet block the draft coming through the kitchen from the studio which we are not heating for the winter. Soul-o plays gatekeeper.
The immune system becomes unruly and ineffective in old age: on the one hand it generates ever greater levels of harmful chronic inflammation, while on the other it no longer has a sufficient population of effective cells able to tackle new threats, scan for cancerous cells, and eliminate senescent cells from the body. Show More Summary
The Canadian government has given pipeline giant Enbridge the green light to pump tar sands oil through an aging line north of Lake Ontario. What could possibly go wrong?
Bigfoot hasn’t had the best luck when it comes to recent horror movies thanks in large part to dreck like Bigfoot: The Lost Coast Tapes and The Woodsman, but there’s hope yet for old Sasquatch. Not only is Bobcat Goldthwait’s fantastic Willow Creek waiting in the wings, but Eduardo Sánchez‘s latest seems pretty promising too. Show More Summary
The new Doral in raging wind looked a lot like an old U.S. Open on Friday.
Honeymooners actress Sheila MacRae has died. The 93-year old British-born MacRae passed away March 6 in Englewood, New Jersey at the Lillian Booth Actors Home. Best know to American audiences for her 4-year stint as Alice Kramden in the mid-sixties revival of The Honeymooners within The Jackie Gleason Show on CBS. Show More Summary
In a small room on the top floor of the Old School building at the corner of Mott and Prince Streets, floor-to-ceiling shelves are lined with pictures of disembodied heads and torsos adhered to off-brand canned goods.
I just came across this cool old time-lapse video made by scientists from the US Geological Survey: The collapse of the crater floor of the Pu?u ????, one of the cones of the K?lauea volcano in Hawaii. Read more...
The mobile news app that Nick D’Aloisio created for Yahoo ditches personalization for old-time restriction: just a few news stories you ought to know. And that’s it.
A 17-month old deaf toddler named Alex Frederick recently had an experimental device implanted directly into his brainstem — a device that has yet to be approved for children in the United States. This is the exact moment it started to work. Read more...
In a new commercial for Old Navy, Amy Poehler plays a quirky attorney who can't get over a job candidate's pants, and the outtakes from her ad are pretty hilarious. She asks the young girl to dance then explains that her law firm represents cats in criminal trials before admitting that she lives in a filthy lighthouse. Show More Summary
Welcome back to Monochromes, a Friday mini-series wherein Curbed delves deep into the Library of Congress's photographic annals, resurfacing with an armful of old black-and-white photos of architecture and interior design of yesteryear. Have a find you want to share?...
Never thought about it before, but of course cats need lawyers, too. Amy Poehler is the newest spokesperson for Old Navy, and dammit, that does make us like Old Navy more. Their nefarious plan to use a likeable celebrity to pull us over...Show More Summary
It's an old cliché, but one that persists. Why do women take so long in the bathroom? Read more...
Congratulations, everybody whose feelings have ever been hurt by a website redesign. You won! Facebook is keeping the old News Feed! Your pain has been acknowledged! For the rest of us, yeah, they’re redesigning it again. Facebook redesigns are, of course, old hat, just like the Internet rage they spawn, but that Facebook is backtracking is interesting.
Whatever happened to good old circular flying saucers? While accounts of them continue to show up in police reports, newspapers, YouTube, etc., it see... Read more: Phoenix Lights 1997, Video, V-Shaped Ufos, Triangle Ufos, Arizona Gov. Fife Symington, Weird Arizona, Dorito-Shaped Ufos, David Marler and Triangle Ufos, UFO News, Weird News News