Posts under ‘found’

Homemade Fernet Jelly

I recently gave Christine a copy of Cooking with Fernet Branca, a silly book about a biter writer who has to suffer the unpleasant company of his neighbor. The book isn’t actually a cookbook, but it does contain some rather adventurous recipes. In fact Christine just made chocolate fried mussels from one the very first […]

Moebius parodies Batman in 1995’s “I Am Not Batman”

Although Mœbius was a legend in the comics industry, it was rare that we ever saw him cross over into the world of mainstream comics. There was “Parable” a beautiful, but poorly written Silver Surfer book he made with Stan Lee, and a dozen or more covers he did for Marvel and DC (here’s a good collection). […]

What happens June 19th in Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared

edit: The 6th episode is out now and I’ve added it to the bottom of this page… but now I’m wondering if it’s a two-parter. I guess I’ll find out tomorrow. In the opening scene of Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared we see a calendar prominently displayed over the three main characters. It says June […]

Jörmundar’s Thrift Store in Reykjavik

During our brief stay in Reykjavik, we stumbled into Jörmundar’s thrift store on Laugavegur Street. It’s a small basement shop absolutely filled with shoes, jackets, and suits and it was one of our favorite places in Reykjavik. Jörmundar is a real interesting figure too. He’s filled with strong opinions about men’s fashions and also happens […]

Friday Playlist: >, Amanda Palmer, Big Sur, Tricky, and 8Bit Weapon

I’ve found so many new great new records lately, so I decided to round them up into a nice little Friday playlist for y’all to enjoy: > by > A self titled release by > full of instrumental chiptunes with heavy emphasis on the drum sequencing. All sounds come directly off of their Gameboy and […]