Lazy Sunday

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Why Flying is Awful

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Using a typical 1,000-square-foot apartment as an illustrative baseline, the Washington Post has this interesting article on why commercial flying is such a horrible experience.

Of course there’s an easy solution to this: Just fly business or first class. Done.

Fiery Sea Mine

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I love this fireplace created from a repurposed sea mine by Estonian sculptor Mati Karmin.

Air Force One over Havana

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What a surreal photo from Reuters of Air Force One coming in hot over Havana with President Obama on board for this historic visit. Here’s a roll call of his entourage.

The First NBA Game

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Here’s the poster that advertised the first NBA game ever back on November 1, 1946 between New York and Toronto.

New York won 68-66 in front of 7,000 fans.

Apple Watch

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The above humble Seiko watch that Steve Jobs wore in this iconic photo sold at auction recently for $42,500.

Fancy Costume Division

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The bicycle game in early New York was strong. To quote H.G. Wells:

Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of the human race.