Lazy Sunday



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


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

Air Force One over Havana


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


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




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

Fancy Costume Division


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.