The failure of Soviet communism is evident to see in the failure of many former Soviet satellite states, and the attempt of existing ones to migrate their systems towards capitalism. Its failure is no further evident in dismal state of East Germany of the 1980s, prior to its merger with West Germany. We get a [...]
Pokemon is almost every kid’s favorite game. I for one grew up watching the TV series, playing the video games and to this day, I still find myself captivated by the game in its latest incarnation on the DSi. Some artists, having grown up with the series, have re-imagined Pokemon to look and feel as [...]
Children love toys, but they’ll have some difficulty getting attached to these ones, whose appearances may well give Chucky a run for his money. Behold the fuel for your nightmares, for these will have you hiding under your bed for a few weeks.
Happy 4th of July, America! To celebrate this year’s Independence Day, we’ve compiled ten wonderful photos of dogs all dressed up in red, white and blue to look like All-American patriots. When you’re done, do yourself a favor and go outside and watch the fireworks.
Star Wars and adidas Originals recently worked on another part of their collaborative project for Adidas’ fall and winter 2011 collection. The theme for 2011 is based around the Empire Strikes Back and Hoth. As such, their promotional materials include Tauntauns, Wampas, Echo troopers and of course, Darth Vader. Check out these funny and interesting promotional works.
Shipwrecks are the stuff of ghost stories. We imagine dead sailors prowling the rusting decks as giant octopi lurk deep within its hull, waiting to snatch unlucky prey from the depths of the ocean. Such thoughts wouldn’t exist without the imagery to inspire them.
Baby animals are always cute to look at. Be they kittens, puppies, or even baby dolphins, babies are fragile and remind us to be attentive and kind to those less able then ourselves. Here is a number of pictures of baby squirrels who’ve just started their first steps and are learning to forage nuts for [...]
Tibet is a land of wonder and ancient mystery. The lost city of Shangri-La is said to rest somewhere hidden within a valley between its snowcapped peaks. Although Shangri-La remains a myth, the land itself is no stranger to strangeness. It has a culture as ancient as the Buddha, and the monks who walk in [...]
Album covers are among a brand of modern art that has managed to captivate us not only as listeners to great songs but as appreciators of artistic endeavor. Many of them are so iconic, and so memorable that we can only be reminded of the music within their albums when we gaze upon their cover [...]