A Big Archive of Occult Recordings: Historic Audio Lets You Hear Trances, Paranormal Music, Glossolalia & Other Strange Sounds (1905-2007)
Aleister Crowley in ceremonial garb, 1912, via Wikimedia Commons We’ve all had our wits scared out of us by films, images, and the written ..
An Online Trove of Historic Sewing Patterns & Costumes
As Halloween draws nigh, our thoughts turn to costumes. Not those rubbery, poorly constructed, sexy and/or gory off-the-rack readymades, ..
If You Drive Down a Stretch of Route 66, the Road Will Play “America the Beautiful”
If you find yourself in New Mexico, traveling down a stretch of Route 66, you can drive over a quarter mile-long rumble strip and your ..
54 Cats Riding Out Hurricane Irma in Ernest Hemingway’s Key West Home
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum provides a sanctuary to 54 polydactyl (six-toed) cats. According to the museum, a ship captain ..
The Addams Family Dance to The Ramones’ “Blitzkrieg Bop”
In the spirit of Andrew Sullivan’s Mental Health Break, we give you this: The Addams Family Dancing to The Ramones’ 1976 track, ..
Attempting to Set the World Record for Most Frida Kahlo Lookalikes in One Place: It Happened in Dallas
Fun fact: The Dallas Museum of Art and the Latino Center for Leadership Development celebrated Frida Kahlo’s 110th birthday last ..
Take a 360 Degree Tour of Miniature Models of Famous Landmarks: From the Taj Mahal to The Great Wall of China
Pretty cool item. A new exhibition in New York, called “Gulliver’s Gate,” shrinks the world’s most famous ..