Entries in history (6)

Friday
Nov122010

Ghost Roads of Nebraska

While searching for abandoned houses around Lincoln, I found this article from The Washington Post.  It describes the Gary Anthes' 1,400 mile drive through western Nebraska.  He concludes it's not as boring as one might assume.

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/08/31/AR2007083100476.html

Photo (C) The Washington Post

Abandoned House Nebraska

Thursday
Sep302010

Letters of Note

Letters of Note is an amazing archive of letters written by famous folks.  Each bit of correspondence is candid and comes with a full transcription.   Here’s a Kurt Cobain original (©lettersornote.com).

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Saturday
Jun262010

Taking Today’s Technology Back to 1977

What if we took an iPod, cell phone or laptop back over 30 years and tried to market it?  It might look something like this awesome project, ALT/1977.

Wednesday
May192010

1993 AT&T “You Will” Ads

Remember these?  There are pretty spot-on predictions of GPS, the iPad, ebooks and more in these commercials.

Sunday
May022010

More North Korea Video

Here’s some more video of North Korea from VICE Magazine and VBS.TV. It’s three parts, start at the top.

Thursday
Apr292010

Slow Motion Video of Apollo 11 Rocket Launch