The Secret Gestural Prehistory of Mobile Devices is cultural anthropology. It seeks to recover those moments of intuitive prehensile dexterity, when the famous and the ordinary alike felt the unconscious desire to occupy their hands for an as yet unknown purpose.
With Secret Prehistory Pictures Such As this from 1969:
|Let Me Switch Ears|
Make sure to check out the above blog for many more examples.
Indeed, such pictures as the above and others at the Secret Prehistory blog beg the almost absurd question - What Do Pictures Want?
BTW, thanks to the person who bought a book and 3 DVD's off of my blogs yesterday. Appreciated.
Artsy Fartsy Today
Many consider the female body `art'! - http://i.imgur.com/8bb1w.jpg
How about two links from the sea today - and both with a strong science edge - such as Whale Evolution and Dolphin ReGeneration - Stewable, of course.
Where's today's BS politics? Government Studies Prove THC Limits Cancers - MSM silent, as always.
I hope you caught the Mad Magazine feature a day or two ago (below) - here's a bit about NL (National Lampoon) for those old enough to remember -
National Lampoon Magazine History - and this picture was it's most famous cover of `The Death Issue':
Believe it or not, the above issue has sold for as high as 300 bucks (in perfect condition) and you can buy a copy of it from Barf Stew right Here
Thanks For Barfing Today