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Archive for February, 2018

Mid-Week News

Needville Independent School District in Texas threatens to suspend students who protest. How’s your 1st Amendment?
https://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/education/article/Houston-area-school-district-threatens-to-suspend-12628365.php

Australin boy fights hiccups through the National Anthem (not news, just funny)

Inside the Neo-Nazi Atomwaffen
https://www.propublica.org/article/atomwaffen-division-inside-white-hate-group

RIP Emma Chambers
https://www.thewrap.com/emma-chambers-notting-hill-actress-dies-at-53/

Co-Ed Lucha Libre
https://uk.news.yahoo.com/mexican-women-wrestlers-wage-war-sexes-lucha-libre-031800416.html

Maplin and ToysRUs UK go bankrupt in the UK, Brexit’s going great…
http://www.itv.com/news/2018-02-28/electricals-retailer-maplin-collapses-putting-2-500-jobs-at-risk/

The Rape Kit testing backlog, is still a thing


Maha-Shivaratri Festival In Kathmandu Nepal

https://www.behance.net/gallery/62127015/Maha-Shivaratri-Festival


Drawings By Daan Noppen

Links to the website at the bottom here;
https://www.behance.net/gallery/62253993/Drawings-2017


Maslenitsa Frenzy. Nikola-Lenivets 2018

A Pagan ritual in Russia.


Mixed Art From Rinat Voligamsi

http://hmkv-dortmund.blogspot.com/2015/08/rinat-voligamsi-in-fortune-cookie.html

https://www.erarta.com/en/museum/collection/artists/detail/4aa96d45-f356-11e1-be74-8920284aa333/

http://erartagalleries.com/artists/item/rinat-voligamsi.html

http://www.mmoma.ru/en/exhibitions/petrovka/dvoegorskbr_personalnaya_vystavka_rinata_voligamsi/


New Jupiter Photo

Click the photo for full resolution. More info below.
https://www.missionjuno.swri.edu/news/jupiters-swirling-cloud-formations


Valentine Tunes

Not all of them..
Blue Man and Venus Hum (amazing)

Sleep Makes Waves

Great Northern – Home

Born Ruffians


Tuesday’s News

Camel Trains are slowing up the new Trains in Ethiopia
https://www.economist.com/news/middle-east-and-africa/21736572-compensating-owners-camels-killed-trains-twice-their-market-value

Texas Teacher dies because she couldn’t afford a $116 Co-Pay
https://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/texas/article/North-Texas-teacher-dies-after-getting-the-flu-12555825.php

Video: A Russia/Estonia Spy exchange
https://www.buzzfeed.com/holgerroonemaa/this-spys-history-shows-how-russian-recruiting-is-a-family?utm_term=.wkrQJP8OG#.sqw9OKYza

Inidia’s war on Valentines

https://www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2018/02/protecting-valentines-day-in-india/553244/?utm_source=twb


Great Lakes Sea Ice

This is what happens when the Polar Ice melts over the Summer and cools everything off before Winter sets in.
http://www.mlive.com/weather/index.ssf/2018/02/view_from_space_shows_growing.html


Beach Crashers

http://www.biographic.com/posts/sto/beach-crashers


Lord Phillock’s Digital Art

https://lord-phillock.deviantart.com/gallery/?catpath=/


Oh The News

Space-X Falcon Heavy Launch from yeaterday afternoon

CFPB Prevails
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-31/cfpb-s-director-slot-regains-job-security-on-appeals-reversal

After a Century, Wolves return to Belgium
https://sciencetrends.com/wolf-spotted-belgium-first-time-century

Reporters denied Bail in Burma
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-myanmar-journalists/reuters-reporters-arrested-under-myanmar-secrets-act-denied-bail-idUSKBN1FK3C2

Scottland passes a “psychological domestic abuse” law. Great, but hard to prove.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-42890990

What really happens to a human in Space without a Spacesuit
https://www.gimletmedia.com/every-little-thing/happen-body-space#episode-player


All The Ghost Ghirls

A few noteables: Jack Black, Jason Ritter, Dave Grohl and Paul F. Thompkins
https://vimeo.com/primattoo


Great Paintings By Jean-Humbert Savoldelli

https://jhsavoldelli.deviantart.com/gallery/?catpath=/


Photo’s By SlowNumbers

https://slownumbers.deviantart.com/gallery/?catpath=/


Digital Art By Michał Sawtyruk

https://www.behance.net/gallery/61435475/Selected-works-January-2018


Western Gothic By Brendon Burton

https://www.behance.net/gallery/60316609/Western-Gothic


Soviet Era Bootleg Star Wars Posters

http://www.bbc.com/culture/story/20180129-the-star-wars-posters-of-soviet-europe


Thursday’s Thoughts And Tunes

Don’t leave water in the Arizona desert.
https://theintercept.com/2018/01/23/no-more-deaths-arizona-border-littering-charges-immigration/

Leave water in the desert, you go to jail
https://theintercept.com/2018/01/23/no-more-deaths-arizona-border-littering-charges-immigration/

Dutch Hackers watched Russia hack the 2016 US Election
https://www.volkskrant.nl/tech/dutch-agencies-provide-crucial-intel-about-russia-s-interference-in-us-elections~a4561913/

Small village in Russia promotes itself with slick website
http://seloglazok.ru

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