Hilarious Balconies - Fashion Design

Another Bunch of Comedy Balconies

On December 5, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Recently I posted up an article showcasing 20 Comedy Balconies. Without wanting to exaggerate, the article went down like a tropical storm on Halloween. People loved it, with a capital L-O-V-E-D-I-T. To date it has had...

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Jolly Roger Flags - John Quelch - Phillips

The Many Faces Of The Jolly Roger

On December 4, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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The Jolly Roger is probably the most famous, non-country-specific, flag in the Western world. I have to admit, though, I didn’t realise there was more than one design of the Jolly Roger. It...

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“The Motherland Calls” – One Huge Stone Russian Lady

On November 18, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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The Motherland Calls, or Homeland-Mother is a whopper of a statue that stands proud in Mamayev Kurgan in Volgograd, Russia. The statue was built to commemorate the Battle of Stalingrad, a battle considered by many...

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Max Ernst - The Gray Forest

Max Ernst: A Legend Of Disorder

On November 17, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Max Ernst (1891 – 1976) was a German born artist and sculptor. He was one of the prime movers and shakers of the Dada and Surrealist movements. His initial area of study was...

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Mandala 08

Mandalas Are Stunning

On November 14, 2015 by Louis Falasha
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My introduction to the Mandala concept was after watching a film called Samsara, made by the same guy that made Baraka. There’s a scene where Tibetan monks are all kneeling around working on...

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Sebastian Pether - Moon Lit Water Side

Sebastian Pether: Moonlight & Poverty

On November 13, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Sebastian Pether’s paintings sell easily these days. His impressive milky moon light and his watery water needs no sales patter. Unfortunately for Pether, that wasn’t the case whilst he was alive and kicking....

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Michael Sittow - Young Man in a Red Cap c 1512

Michael Sittow: An Estonian Grand Master

On November 5, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Michael Sittow was born in Reval (now Tallinn) in Estonia in 1468 or 1469. He was the son of a wealthy artist and a Swedish speaking Finn. His portraits, although very old indeed,...

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Zheleznogorsk Flag - Bear Wrestling Atom

Best Flag In The UNIVERSE: Zheleznogorsk’s Bear Wrestling An Atom

On November 1, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Starting a new job can be a daunting life event. All of a sudden there are a bunch of new people that you have to trick into liking you. You have to make...

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Minoan Bull

The Oldest Civilisation In Europe: The Minoans

On October 31, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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Despite both Greek and Roman societies being more well-known to most people, the Minoans easily predate them both. The Minoans are in fact the most ancient civilisation in Europe. Nowadays It’s all about the Greeks and the...

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Hoopoe - Upupa Epops - In Flight

The Magnificent Hoopoe: From Ancient Adulation To CBeebies

On October 22, 2015 by Lazer Horse
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The hoopoe has charmed everyone from ancient Egyptians to the viewers of CBeebies. It’s an amazing species with some impressive quirks… the Estonians aren’t so keen on him though. The hoopoe is a wonderful...

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