Tag Archives: Culture

Steampunk Horror Show

On the lighter side, I have to give a hat tip to the gentlemen who built this lovely device. In. Their. Garages. The youtube video posted below features a steampunk time machine, handmade, and several very well done sets in … Continue reading

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Detroit. Rock City.

You know, say what you will about Detroit. It is a hell-hole, it is a cesspit, it is a crumbling ruin, it is a failed city, but continue saying that once you visit and you may find yourself entirely wrong. … Continue reading

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A (late) 4th of July Photo Frenzy

I managed to get a few short posts sent out before my phone died on me. So, here are the rest of the photos I snagged and was unable to upload. Here is the Hare Krishna ‘free feast’ (donation accepted), … Continue reading

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Live from the National Mall

Happy America is superior day everyone! I will be reporting for the rest of the day from the national mall in Washington DC. It is independence day and the tourists are in full force. The mall is not full yet, … Continue reading

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Information overload? Nahhh…Now What Was I Doing?

Well, as I was firing up the good ‘ol electronic notepad to scribble something down suitable for posting, I happened across a post regarding almost the same topic; located┬áhere. Now the author’s post focuses on how technology affects out interactions, … Continue reading

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Mortal Kombat: It’s Alive!

This deserves every re-post it gets. Making the rounds yesterday was an enigmatic 8-minute short featuring some of our favorite characters from the long-running 2-person fighting game, Mortal Kombat. The history of the series is here on wikipedia. The game … Continue reading

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Art Car Will Terrify, Amaze You

Wandering through Bethesda, MD the other day I stumbled upon this gem of an automobile. Simultaneously amazing and terrifying, this car greets the world with the subtlety of a rhino charging in a mall. Anyway, here are the photos: (this … Continue reading

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Reston Art Walk

This last weekend I made the decision to cut my hair. It was about time. One can only grow hair out so long at still maintain the professional look required for job interviews. After asking around, I was referred to … Continue reading

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Coming up this week:

I will be checking in with Harry Mitchell’s office and his Chief of Staff in an on going quest to find some purpose for myself. Or, in other words, I will be looking for work on the Hill. Wish me … Continue reading

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Europe in the District is coming up.

Beginning next next month and running throughout, the embassies in DC are opening up their doors to the general public for cultural events – music, food, and crafts. It’s a good chance to experience some of Europe without paying for … Continue reading

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