Blogging will continue next month. I’m too busy right now with proper work.
Ripper Street (BBC1) on Pinterest
Dutch girl in London, a new blog
British Press Freedom Under Threat (NY Times)
1965, am Kiosk in der Robert-Koch-Straße in Dortmund: “5 von den grünen Nietzsche-Weingummis und 6 Schopenhauer-Lakritze, bitte.”
Inspired by @NeinQuarterly.
Und noch drei Willy-Brandt-Kaugummis. Die mit den Sammelbildern.
Yes, this may be old news, but perhaps a few of my readers won’t know about this. Horst Kiechle sculpts anatomical models from paper and you can download the templates, print them out and stick them together. Have fun. In fact I may have a go at this too.
Here’s a YouTube Video of ‘how to load the torso’. Enjoy:
As everybody knows, I quite like expeditions into strange countries (and to other planets of course). Here’s the account of an expedition into Central Africa which happened more than 100 years ago. Those books are amazing. Not necessarily politically correct these days, but still amazing.
Adolf Friedrich Herzog zu Mecklenburg, Deutsche Zentral-Afrika-Expedition , 1910-1911, Leipzig, F.A. Brockhaus 1912.
Over at Diamond Geezer and very funny.