Feb 24, 2011

The Best Aliases Ever on Seinfeld

The Best Aliases Ever on Seinfeld

Without doubt, the Sifter’s favourite sitcom is Seinfeld. Sure the finale was a little disappointing (what finale hasn’t been?), but there were nine seasons and 180 episodes of Gold Jerry! Gold! And one of the writers’ most golden moments were crafting imaginary characters and aliases for the cast. From the wealthy industrialist H.E. Pennypacker to…

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Feb 23, 2011

Picture of the Day: The King of Kings?

Picture of the Day: The King of Kings?

THE KING OF KINGS? Photograph by AP Photo/Alaguri Graffiti showing a caricature of Libyan Leader Muammar Gaddafi with writing in Arabic reading: “The Monkey of Monkeys of Africa”, a reference to Gaddafi’s self-declared title “The King of Kings of Africa”, is seen on a wall in Benghazi, Libya Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011. (AP Photo/Alaguri) via…

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Feb 22, 2011

Picture of the Day: Lofty Dreams

Picture of the Day: Lofty Dreams

LOFTY DREAMS Photograph by Vanden Eeckhoudt-Creyf Architectes via Reddit Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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Feb 22, 2011

The Stunning Static House in Jakarta, Indonesia [30 pics]

The Stunning Static House in Jakarta, Indonesia [30 pics]

The stunning Static House in Jakarta, Indonesia is designed by architecture firm TWS & Partners. The incredible 800 square meter (8,600+ sq. ft), 4-bedroom house house features two magnificent courtyards that help maximize the outdoor space from within. There’s even a gorgeous pool which helps reflect the natural light during the day. A truly magnificent…

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Feb 21, 2011

Picture of the Day: Watusi Family Portrait

Picture of the Day: Watusi Family Portrait

WATUSI FAMILY PORTRAIT Photograph by Miguel Angel de Arriba Stunning portrait of a family of Ankole-Watusi cattle. Ankole-Watusi is a breed of cattle originally native to Africa. It has very large, distinctive horns, which can grow up to 6 feet (1.8 m) long. via 1x.com Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture…

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Feb 21, 2011

Natsumi Hayashi: A Life of Levitation [25 pics]

Natsumi Hayashi: A Life of Levitation [25 pics]

Natsumi Hayashi loves to levitate. Always equipped with her Canon EOS 5D Mark II, Natsumi photographs herself floating around Tokyo. To achieve the look of levitation it’s crucial that you don’t appear to be jumping. That means a controlled facial expression and lack of movement (i.e., hair and body flailing about). It should look like…

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Feb 20, 2011

Picture of the Day: Ice Canyon, Greenland

Picture of the Day: Ice Canyon, Greenland

ICE CANYON, GREENLAND Photograph by James Balog Meltwater carves a canyon 150 feet (45 meters) deep in Greenland via National Geographic Every day at 5pm the Sifter will post the picture of the day PLEASE CLICK HERE TO SEE ALL ‘PICTURES OF THE DAY’

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