I’m not really one for blowing smoke up corporate company’s butt pipes, but credit where credit’s due.
The war in Syria has been hurtling on for years. The origins of the conflict are complicated and involve multiple players.
Across the Western world, from the mid-1500s up until the early 20th century, the appropriate clothing for a little boy was significantly different to today’s mainstream choices.
Here are a few pages from a book written in 1854 by a chap called Germain de Lagny. According to the Russian website where I got these pictures, de Lagny was visiting Russia in the 1850s and drew some lovely pictures which he later published.
Sometimes people have a go at Lazer Horse’s choices of subject matter. They claim the topics are a bit too left of field, perhaps a little random; a touch skewiff, if you will.
I found a Tumblr that just posts photos of the insides of North Korean buildings. There’s no point me banging on about them, I just wanted to show you because they are the most beautiful façade I have ever seen.
Here’s a question you’ve probably never asked yourself: “What does it sound like if you string together the end of every AC/DC song ever made?
Frogs have been hanging about on earth for a good long while. The oldest “proto-frog” fossil was found in Madagascar and dates back to the early Triassic (247 million years ago); but, from molecular clock dating, scientists reckon frogs might have been around 265 million years ago.
Welcome back Ruski-lovers. Today’s collection is as backwards as it is forwards, as lost as it is found.
In the middle of rural China, very far from anything of note, a massive and recently built statue has been flurrying across Asian news.
I’ve decided to make a career change, I’m going to become a TV psychic. I may as well. Look out Derek Acorah, here I come.
José Ortiz-Echagüe was born in Guadalajara in 1886, into a military family. At the tender of age of 12, he received his first camera and took to photography.
China, booming on the one hand, failing on the other. It’s been a meteoric rise to riches for those guys and you’re bound to get things wrong along the way.
Most regularly, dogs don’t do anything sensibly. They dribble and shout and wee on everything. They are not renowned for being particularly thoughtful.
This good looking creature is the patas monkey (Erythrocebus patas), also known as the wadi monkey, military monkey or hussar monkey.
I must admit, I like to have a bit of wander. It helps clear the goop from between my ears and gives me an opportunity to work out the creases in my master plan to take over the universe.
Jim, no last name given, makes skulls out of different things. Simple premise, complex art. He lives and works in Paris.
Recently I posted up an article showcasing 20 Comedy Balconies. Without wanting to exaggerate, the article went down like a tropical storm on Halloween.
The Jolly Roger is probably the most famous flag in the world (other than the flags of individual countries, of course).
A lot has gone down on this small blue blob of ours since it was first cracked into existence. Don’t get me wrong, I’m sure a lot has happened on other rocks too, but we kind of have a vested interest in this one.