Thursday, 27 April 2017

Musicless Stones

From the hylarious "Musicless Musicvideo" series on youtube.....
(thanks D.M.)

Wednesday, 26 April 2017

The War on People

The American actress Rachael Leigh Cook, who starred in the 1997 version of the unfamous anti-drug video "This Is Your Brain On Drugs", appears in a remake which explains the devastating effects of the "War on Drugs" on people and communities....

Tuesday, 25 April 2017

The Summer of Love of Jim Marshall

A beautiful photo gallery by Jim Marshall documenting the joyful and peaceful gathering of thousands of hip people in San Francisco for the legendary Summer of Love, 1967.
(read and see more here)

The famous corner of Haight Ashbury streets, June 1967

Dancing in the Panhandle Park, June 1967

Jefferson Airplane's Jorma Kaukonen, Spencer Dryden and Grace Slick during a photo shoot in Golden Gate Park, May 1967

Ferlinghetti, Ginsberg and Leary onstage at the Human Be-In at Golden Gate Park, January 1967

Jimi Hendrix plays live at a free concert in the Panhandle, June 19, 1967

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Monday, 24 April 2017

Poole's Land

"Poole picked out a white dried-up mushroom the size of my thumb and snapped it in two. “A gram for each of you,” says Poole, and hands me my half. One gram, it seemed, was a bit of a conservative portion, but I had heard stories of the Poole’s Land mushrooms. Like everything else on Michael Poole’s 17 acre rain forest property, the mushrooms grew with a powerful vitality which didn’t exist out east.
“Poole’s Land”, owned by the 63-year old Michael Poole, is a bit of a legend amongst hitchhikers and hippies, known for its liberal trade of hallucinogenic drugs and cheap summer surf boarding. For a few hours of work, you can earn your stay on his property, or – as we had done – trade work time for a taste of the “magic”....."
(Continue reading here)

Symbiosis eco-village in Tofino from Fabien Rousselot on Vimeo.

Saturday, 22 April 2017

The Visionary Naturalistic GIF Art of Vladimir Stankovic

" Australia-based illustrator Vladimir Stankovic has created several series of GIFs depicting his fantastical portrayal of the natural world, animating subjects such as Cepharthropoda (animals with characteristics of both cephalopods and arthropods), Cephalopodoptera (his cross between mollusks and insects), and the Lepiodoptera Obscura ".......
( continue reading here )