Instagram City

In an effort to increase international interest in the area, the small Indonesian village of Kampung Pelangi came up with a novel idea: paint the entire city in bright colors.

The result has been quite successful, making the slum-filled town into a popular tourist spot and Instagram post subject, and a boon to […]

Thursday Open Thread 

Highly recommend Werner Herzog’s Netflix Original volcano documentary “Into the Inferno”

You're Not in Kansas Any More, (Christian) Toto!

If you haven’t recently been to Christian Toto’s website, “Hollywood in Toto, I encourage you to take a look, Hollywood in Toto

I think he’s on to something big.

Many of us met at the old, Libertas site. As evidenced by the number of readers and commenters that site had, it obviously filled a […]

Wednesday Open Thread 

A close-up of a British heavily armed patrol of L Detachment SAS in their jeeps, just back from a three month patrol, 18 Jan 1943. Source: Imperial War Museum.

Monday Open Thread 

Come fly with Frank.

Thursday Open Thread

Mongolian tribe trains reindeer and wolves and hunts with eagles

Saturday Open Thread 

Shuttle Endeavour 

Friday Open Thread

A U.S. Air Force B-52 Stratofortress, B-1 Lancer and B-2 Spirit fly over Guam after launching from Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, for an integrated bomber operation Aug.17, 2016. This mission marks the first time in history that all three of Air Force Global Strike Command’s strategic bomber aircraft are simultaneously conducting integrated operations […]

Friday Open Thread

Monday Night Mashup: 2016 Movie Trailer Mashup

All of the year’s films, skillfully edited into one beautiful, epic six-minute trailer. Great stuff.