May 20, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 20, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 20, 2010

CARRY ON MY WAYWARD SON Random Thought: This scene conjures memories of Avatar; when the Navi form their lifetime bond with the Mountain Banshee. Except in this instance, the cats are the Navi and we are but loyal obedient Banshees. via Reddit ps. Thank you Guitar Hero for introducing me to this timeless classic… Every…

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May 20, 2010

The Most Exotic Golf Course in the World

The Most Exotic Golf Course in the World

While Augusta National might be steeped in tradition; the Himalayan Golf Course in Pokhara, Nepal is steeped in some of the largest mountains in the world. Set within a sweeping canyon created by Himalayan snow water, the HGC is truly the most exotic golf course in the world. THE HIMALAYAN GOLF COURSE (HGC) – Located…

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May 19, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 19, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 19, 2010

THE WORLD IS HIS BATHROOM A pigeon is perched atop the Empire State Building; moments before he takes flight to ‘unload’ on an unsuspecting civilian/vehicle/building. via Staple Design Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’ GET FEATURED! CLICK HERE…

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May 18, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 18, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 18, 2010

RETHINKING THE RECIPE Design by Starsammy Author’s Description: Every once in an admittedly long while, I get to cook. Since the recipe to successful cooking is to actually understand the recipes, I figured I’d “write” them down the way that makes the most sense to me. – this is barely more than a proof of…

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May 18, 2010

Hope and Fear by Phillip Toledano

Hope and Fear by Phillip Toledano

You may not recognize the name but you have likely seen the work. Phillip Toledano has published several influential projects to critical acclaim. His ‘Days with my Father‘ photojournal is deeply personal and incredibly moving; while his portraits of Phone Sex Operators offers a glimpse into another world. In this series, titled Hope & Fear,…

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May 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 17, 2010

Picture of the Day – May 17, 2010

ONLY IN JAPAN Photograph by AP Photo/Itsuo Inouye A 3-year-old toy poodle Mizuho sits in “Dog Wash Machine,” for shampooing at a pet shop named Pet World Joyful Honda in Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, March 16, 2010. Inside the closed machine, a dog receives a service that includes tear-free shampoo, rinsing and blow dry in the…

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May 17, 2010

Behold! The Alligator Lopper aka Chainsaw Scissors

Behold! The Alligator Lopper aka Chainsaw Scissors

Who can resist the allure of chainsaw scissors complete with an alligator emblazoned on the blade? For the uninitiated, loppers are a type of scissors used for pruning twigs and small branches. A typical pair might look like this: Now a manual lopper is fine for little sissy branches and twigs that fall to the…

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