Dec 10, 2010

The Friday Shirk Report – December 10, 2010 | Volume 87

The Friday Shirk Report – December 10, 2010 | Volume 87

Welcome to the Friday Shirk Report where you will find 20 images, 10 articles and 5 videos from the previous week of sifting. Enjoy! *For those that prefer the links open in a new tab/window, try holding the CTRL key whilst clicking a link with your mouse 20 IMAGES – The classic slip and sit…

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Dec 9, 2010

Picture of the Day: Under the Bridge, Notre Dame

Picture of the Day: Under the Bridge, Notre Dame

UNDER THE BRIDGE Photograph by A.G. Photographe Beautiful shot of Notre Dame, Paris. Reminds me of this classic tune by the Red Hot Chili Peppers: via 1x.com 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! SUBMIT A PHOTOGRAPH…

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Dec 9, 2010

Wow! $35.75m Tuscan-Inspired Estate in Aspen, Colorado

Wow! $35.75m Tuscan-Inspired Estate in Aspen, Colorado

Whenever I post these mega-mansions, my first thought is always: Who buys places like this?!? Listed at $35.75 million USD, surely this is not the owner’s sole property, but just one of the places they own when they ‘want to get away’. It always blows my mind. Situated on 2 acres of pristine and manicured…

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Dec 8, 2010

Picture of the Day: Big Foot is the new Snowman! | Dec. 8, 2010

Picture of the Day: Big Foot is the new Snowman! | Dec. 8, 2010

BIG FOOT IS THE NEW SNOWMAN! From BBC: Nial Smith said it took him an hour to make this giant footprint in his back garden in Edinburgh. He said: “I had made a sketch of it and I knew roughly what I wanted to do. You can see the car on the left to get…

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Dec 7, 2010

Picture of the Day: This Infamous Day in History | Dec. 7, 2010

Picture of the Day: This Infamous Day in History | Dec. 7, 2010

Photograph from a Japanese plane at the beginning of the attack. The explosion in the center is a torpedo strike on the USS Oklahoma via Naval History & Heritage Command The attack on Pearl Harbor (called the Hawaii Operation or Operation Z by the Japanese Imperial General Headquarters) was a surprise military strike conducted by…

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Dec 7, 2010

The Wonderful Word Art of Juan Osborne [20 pics]

The Wonderful Word Art of Juan Osborne [20 pics]

You know the tired cliche about a picture being worth a thousand words? Well Spanish architect and designer Juan Osborne has taken this phrase quite literally, creating works of art using words and feeding them into a custom computer program he developed which can process hundreds of thousands of words into complex images of people…

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Dec 6, 2010

Picture of the Day: Big Brother is Watching You

Picture of the Day: Big Brother is Watching You

BIG BROTHER IS WATCHING YOU Artwork by Will Varner Will Varner Art via Reddit

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