Category: culture

Stirred Not Shaken: How Do You End Up With 50,…

Stirred Not Shaken: How Do You End Up With 50,000 Swizzle Sticks?

Kung Fu in China is not what you think

Kung Fu in China is not what you think

from Ramsay Dewey

How to Monopolize Bread

How to Monopolize Bread

from Rare Earth

Mel Brooks, The Producers, and the Ethics of S…

Mel Brooks, The Producers, and the Ethics of Satire about Nazis

from Lindsay Ellis

In a postcard-perfect valley in southern Norwa…

In a postcard-perfect valley in southern Norway, Annemor Sundbø nurtures her life’s work: old garments, paintings, and other clues to the myths and meaning woven into Norwegian sweaters for centuries. Now she’s trying to bring back the sheep that used to sustain this time-honored craft.

The Norwegian Sweater Detective

collectorsweekly:

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Gorgeous colorized postcards of traditional dress from Algeria, Austria, Egypt, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, and the Ukraine, circa 1910s – 20s.

collectorsweekly:

collectorsweekly:

Gorgeous colorized postcards of traditional dress from Algeria, Austria, Egypt, Germany, Japan, the Netherlands, and the Ukraine, circa 1910s – 20s.

Stupid Aliens

Stupid Aliens

from Isaac Arthur

Like a Fine Tobacco, the Pipe Smoking Revival …

Like a Fine Tobacco, the Pipe Smoking Revival Has Been a Slow Burn

The British in India by David Gilmour review –…

The British in India by David Gilmour review – three centuries of ambition and experience: undefined