Endless Parade of Excellence

Tuesday, December 30, 2008
The world's time guns and time balls.
More on Time balls.
I wish they'd kept the incandescent bulbs on this one.

Saturday, December 20, 2008

Friday, December 19, 2008
American history in the making: President-elect Obama adds an image to the nom-nom-nom pool on flickr.

Thursday, December 18, 2008
A great blog post and comments about old depictions of prehistoric animals. You really should drop whatever you are doing and follow every single link in the comment thread. Trust me. And you should go get this tattooed on your back, and then send me a photo.
(via This Isn't Happiness)

Friday, December 12, 2008
Tonight at Trash Palace, I'll be teaming up with Jonathan Culp to bring you a night of educational films, all in glorious 16mm film, none of that youtube or dvd crap. Tickets only in advance, check the site for details.

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Monday, December 08, 2008
Autochromes from the George Eastman House collection.

Saturday, December 06, 2008
A 1969 promo film about the Evoluon, home of the Senster. Part Two.
(via MeFi)

Thursday, December 04, 2008
Oldest lolcat .
(thanks, Kevin!)

Tuesday, December 02, 2008

If I was one of those people who made lists of "Things to do before I die", somewhere near the top would be "Visit The Black Hole". Tick.
I only had an hour before it closed, so I saved my time for looking, rather than taking pictures, particularly since others have documented it so well. Right before I left for New Mexico, I found this wonderful film by Coudal partners.