Snoopy and Charles M. Schulz.
The world of Sinbad by Ray Harryhausen. These all-time classic adventures, each featuring pioneering special effects by film making legend Ray Harryhausen, are presented here in stunning restorations on Blu-ray for the very first time in the UK. Containing a wealth of new and archival extras – including exclusive interviews with actors Caroline Munro, Jane… [Read More]
Robert E. Lee Day is a state holiday in Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Virginia and Mississippi celebrated along Martin Luther King Day. Go figure. Time has a way of sanitizing history. Ask the Duke boys. Anyhoo, happy Robert E. Lee Day! Sounds awkward. Orwellian purists would be proud in the irony.
In the later part of the 19th century till the advent of the automobile there were close to 200 000 horses working in New York city. We complain about global warming today, imagine the build up of manure that 200 000 horses can produce in that amount of time. Where do you store all that… [Read More]
Well here is proof that you can have the cake and eat it too. Lukka Sigurdardottir the genius behind the cake is perhaps the sweetest girl in the world in so many ways. Take a slice from life from Lukka and regenerate your sweet tooth. This is a cake that any dentist would fall in… [Read More]
It’s hard to keep a good secret. What weighs 1300 pounds and could be easily shipped by Amazon? You guessed it, a JL421 Badonkadonk Land Cruiser. This baby clocks at 40 miles per hour, equipped with a public announcement system, and to boot a 400 watt sound system. The JL421 Badonkadonk is a completely unique,… [Read More]
It’s amazing what you can build with a few logs. This log cabin house was constructed by Piet Hein Eek, the house is nestled in the woods. Fully ventilated with the sliding windows, the abode is a reclusive hideaway from modern distractions. I don’t know about insurance, this is one place that will go up… [Read More]
Considering the hoopla of recent celebrities, it’s all water under the bridge for Paul Reubens and his man-child act. The fascination of Pee-Wee Herman’s Playhouse (which won 22 Emmys over its five year run) is one of mystery. The mystery man is back, the show is now on stage made popular with Reuben’s annoying nasal… [Read More]
Patti Smith is not a household name as is French poet Arthur Rimbaud, her idol. Considered a rock icon, she beats to her own drum without any Billboard attainment in the top 10. The closest she got was with “Because the Night”, which was co-written with Bruce Springsteen and reached number 13. You might not… [Read More]
Where there is a will, there is a way. Subway that is or perhaps Skyway. Subway has comes up with the most ingenious way to sell food to construction sites. Bring the restaurant to the actual construction area. The makeshift restaurant is really a train container turned into a fully working food service so that… [Read More]