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A Pleasure to Introduce: Tom of Finland

There are two Finnish artists, that are internationally mega-famous  – the other one drew Moomins, the other one muscular gay men in uniforms. This post is about the latter one. 282 more words

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The main attraction in Alkmaar is usually the famous Cheese Market at Waagplein on Fridays. (https://www.facebook.com/fhenryl/posts/10208079333475598)

Another cheesy alternative is to visit Dutch Cheese Museum housed within the monumental Waaggebouw (translation: Weigh House) overlooking the famous Waagplein (translation: Weighing Square). 298 more words


The work.

So weird that this postcard hanger was placed in the middle of the corridor… well, it turned out that those were for free, but I couldn’t help but imagine that the artist is trying to make the people finally finish his masterpiece by bringing those cards to their places, writing some words to their families or friends, and sending them.

Am I thinking too much?


The Malware Museum

The Malware Museum is a collection of malware programs, usually viruses, that were distributed in the 1980s and 1990s on home computers. Once they infected a system, they would sometimes show animation or messages that you had been infected. 54 more words


Richard Park – Tailor of Market Lavington

Richard Park was born in 1841 to his parents, William and Rosanna. William had married Rosanna Cook in 1838 at Bradford on Avon. Richard’s birth was recorded in the first quarter of the year so it’s a real shame that the 1841 census has not survived for we’d have known whereabouts he lived within Market Lavington at the time of his birth. 465 more words


Bombay High Court Museum, Mumbai 1

The Bombay High Court has a long and rich history going back to 1726 when the first British court presiding over law and order was the Mayor’s Court. 240 more words


Pittsburgh Guide: Day One

From hotcakes to ice cream, Pittburgh has a lot to offer. Here is where I found myself on the first day of my stay in Pennsylvania. 265 more words