Wednesday, May 22, 2013
“Borgen Aftonfrid” (Rough translation is Castle of Evening Peace) in Sjölanda, Sweden. This house whas built by John A Ekström by and by as he collected stones during walks in the forest. He longed for a peacful place to write his poems about nature.
Contributed by Helen Niklasson.
100 year old hunting cabin named “Kuven” in Eastern Norway.
Contirbuted by Fredrik von Malchus. Photo by Sturla Opsahl.
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Lesson # 522 : “Architecture arouses sentiments in man. The architect’s task therefore, is to make those sentiments more precise.”
Le MAXXI by Zaha Hadid, Rome 2010
Musée national des arts du XXIe siècle
Monday, May 20, 2013
This week’s new issue of TIME, hitting newsstands and tablets Friday, May 24, is dedicated to covering the devastation that followed the pivotal 16 minutes between when sirens first alerted Moore residents and when the tornado touched down.
(Photograph by Alonzo Adams/AP)
Why are we still pissing debating gay marriage rights?
Don’t we have more important things to discuss in parliament?
Nope, lets just waste loads of time debating whether people who are not you can be legally ‘married’. It’s not like it’s going to alter the way the country’s run is it? They i
ncreased trebled uni fees straight away but this, this they spend ages thinking about.
Just let them have the rights they should be entitled to and move on.
Sorry, I’ll get off my soapbox now.
Sunday, May 19, 2013
I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it
Evelyn Hall on her biography on Voltaire (as an illustration of Voltaire’s beliefs)