Links for 1/2/18

Pachucos and Teddy Boys: How Generations of Youth in the U.S. and U.K. Borrowed From Each Other


 

 


 

Benjamin Munday the Sheer Joy of Moondog


 

Sad 7-Foot Tall Clown Sings “Pinball Wizard” in the Style of Johnny Cash, and Other Hits by Roy Orbison, Cheap Trick & More


 


 

Help Beat Arctic Oil In Court!


 

A forecasting tool reveals which cities will be affected as different portions of the ice sheet melt, say scientists.

Source: Nasa forecast: Which cities will flood as ice melts? – BBC News

Links for 12/23/17

Roots vs the Future


 

Stanley Black Sophisticat in Cuba 1958


 

The New People (1969 Promo)


 

Mapuche Leader Moira Millán: “We Mapuche people don’t fight for land ownership but for a way of living on the land”


 

California wildfires: 120,000 forced to flee as blazes tear through south of state


 

Are You Ready to Consider that Capitalism is the Real Problem?


 

How 5 African-American Women Are Shaking Up Atlanta’s Cocktail Scene


 

Nelson and Ashley Ahina, Laniakea 15 Nov 2017


 

DownHill SkateBoarding Freeride Lacets Montvernier


 

This British gent lives life like it’s the 1940s / Boing Boing

Links for 12/16/17

The CDC is why you and your loved ones aren’t dead. Trump just banned them from using the phrase “science-based.”


 

Bo Diddley


 

Environmental crusaders risk their lives to save Philippine paradise


 

Watch how different composers might write the same song


 

Enjoy the heavenly sounds of the glass armonica


 


 

9 steps for online retailers to use less plastic packaging – Less Plastic


 

The Toxic ‘Blank Spots’ of Niagara Falls – CityLab


 

Forum topic created by John on November 13, 2017.

Source: Surf Bands on Tape Cassette


 

New Packaging for CoastWise Session IPA by MiresBall

Source: Poseidon Brewing

Links for 11/11/17

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Source: The Point is Forever – The Cleanest Line


 

High school physics teacher shows his awesome home made marble tracks

Source: High school physics teacher shows his awesome home made marble tracks


 

Source: The Stone-Cold Truth About Our Warming Planet | NRDC


 

The giant build-up was captured by underwater photographer Caroline Power.

Source: BBC Radio 5 live – In Short, The colossal mass of plastic waste taking over the Caribbean


 

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Geneva, Switzerland (PRWEB) October 09, 2017 Mr. Queen, the former drummer for Oscar Peterson, whose career includes memorable collaborations with a veritable who’s who of music royalty, includin

Source: Jazz great, former Oscar Peterson drummer Alvin Queen, denied entry into USA.

Links for 11/9/17


 

Source: Australian Lawmakers Propose Outlawing Parody, Having A Sense Of Humor | Techdirt


 

Source: Under – Snøhetta


 

Can it be true? A working ‘Dick Tracy Wrist Watch’

Source: Can it be true? A working ‘Dick Tracy Wrist Watch’


 

Languages of the US before European Colonisation


 

Source: Zealandia drilling reveals secrets of sunken lost continent | World news | The Guardian


 

Tiki drinking first bloomed after Prohibition, and now—after a protracted decline—it has returned, integrated into the larger classic cocktail canon.

Source: The Birth, Death and Rebirth of Tiki

Links for 11/6/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GgnCrWlu_iY

 

There is more than enough wind energy to power our future. But our model of paying for it is stuck in the past.

Source: Who Owns the Wind? | Boston Review


 

Source: There’s enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say – The Washington Post


 

Seth Andrews and The Thinking Atheist’s Matt Dillahunty recently took a little field trip to Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter — the giant creationist theme park designed to teach children that the bible is literally true and the earth is around 6,000 years old.

Source: Atheists give a tour of Ken Ham’s Ark Encounter: ‘It’s a $100,000,000 paperweight’ – DeadState


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=98gbH-gpzI4

 

https://vimeo.com/183193843

Links for 11/5/17

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEa00RrKM3I

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9QDxmkhy0Gg

 

Honda’s new classic Super Cub motorscooter looks as good today as it did 60 years ago

Source: Honda’s new classic Super Cub motorscooter looks as good today as it did 60 years ago


 

Source: Harry Belafonte tells crowd at likely last public appearance: ‘We shall overcome’ | US news | The Guardian


 

Source: The great climate silence: we are on the edge of the abyss but we ignore it | Clive Hamilton | Environment | The Guardian


 

Source: Mapping 15 of Los Angeles’s Most Glorious Remaining Googies


 

Source: the unbelievable story of transgender soul singer jackie shane – i-D

Links for 10/23/17

Source: Waiting for the tide to turn: Kiribati’s fight for survival | World news | The Guardian


 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BdX6SdD9Um0

We keep discovering talents from Brazil. Patricia Rodrigues is a Downhill Skateboarder from São Paulo who just dropped a freeride run down Timburi. LGC

Source: LGC Brasil’s Patricia Rodrigues – Timburi Run » Blog Archive » Longboard Girls Crew


 

https://vimeo.com/235023143

Source: Pacific Longboarder News / Reviews / Events


 

Indigenous Education Foundation (IEF) Watch a Film, Save a Culture – #wafsac campaign

Source: #WAFSAC


 

(2017). Criminalizing Environmental Activism. NACLA Report on the Americas: Vol. 49, Prisons, Punishment, and Policing in the Americas. Across the region, violence continues to spiral. What can be done?, pp. 315-322. doi: 10.1080/10714839.2017.1373958

Source: NACLA Report on the Americas: Vol 49, No 3


 

Source: Disappointment and delight mark the death of Energy East pipeline | National Observer


 

Source: Crazy-cool vintage Aloha shirt: Tikis wearing Shriner fezzes / Boing Boing


 

Source: Lakes of mercury and human sacrifices – after 1,800 years, Teotihuacan reveals its treasures | Art and design | The Guardian


 

Source: Adsausage – vintage advertising library.


 

Source: In a Summer of Wildfires and Hurricanes, My Son Asks “Why Is Everything Going Wrong?”


 

Circa 1910. ‘Los Angeles & San Diego Beach Railway — Gasoline motor car running from San Diego to La Jolla, California.’ A McKeen Motor Car at the Hotel Cabrillo in La Jolla. 5×7 glass negative, Detroit Publishing Co.

Source: La Jolla Line: 1910 | Shorpy | #1 Old Photos


 

Source: Moondog: the Man on the Street : Free Streaming : Internet Archive