Working on Same Painting:
'Sorry, I’m late. You know.'
Having a Breakthrough Day:
'Oh, that’s all right. Time doesn’t exist.'
Having a Breakthrough Day:
'I’ve had a total recalibration of my mind, you know. I mean, it’s like, I’ve been banging my head against this 19th century type, um, what? Thought mode? Construct? Human co...
This is the gold-plated copper record, carried by the Voyager spacecraftin 1977, which contains 116 images and a variety of natural sounds of life on planet Earth, intended for extra terrestials. The first images are of scientific interest, showing mathematical and physical quantities, the solar system and its planets, DNA, an...
An Ames room is constructed so that from the front the room appears to be an ordinary cubic-shaped room (with a back wall and two side walls parallel to each other). However, this is a trick of perspective and the true shape of the room is trapezoidal: the walls are slanted and the ceiling and floor are at an incline, and the...
American novelist William S. Burroughs accidently shot his wife, Joan, during a drunken game of William Tell (which they had never played). Burroughs placed a highball glass on her head which he was to shoot off and, and drunkenly missed the shot and killing his wife with a bullet in the forehead.
Possible photos and documents for Henry R. Hamilton
(1880 United States Federal Census)
Name: Henry R. Hamilton
Birth Year: abt 1840
Birthplace: Georgia Home in 1880:
District 457, Appling, Georgia
Relation to Head of House: Father
Marital Status: Widower
Father’s Birthplace: Georgia
'You are absolutely forbidden to die by your own hand. It may take three years, it may take five, but whatever happens, we’ll come back for you. Until then, so long as you have one soldier, you are to continue to lead him. You may have to live on coconuts. If that’s the case, live on coconuts! Under no circumstances are you t...
THX 1138 is a 1971 science fiction film directed by George Lucas. It depicts a dystopian future in which a high level of control is oppressed upon the population through omnipresent, faceless, android police officers and mandatory, regulated use of special drugs to suppress emotion, including sexual desire.
The characters on Seinfeld did not eat well, but they ate very New York. In Episode 74, The Dinner Party in which Jerry and Elaine try to buy a chocolate babka, a black and white cookie made a remarkable appearance. While standing in line at a bakery, Jerry nibbles at the cookie, and as he nibbles, he reflects. The cookie comm...
The term Cargo cult refers to tribal societies the goods / cargo of first world countries as spiritual gifts. They sprouted after World War II, when the tribesmen came in contact with American soldiers. Eager to disconnect from European colonization and empowered by seeing black soldiers bringing the cargo, new religions began...