Wednesday, January 19, 2011

Brains and Brawn

Another reason to run and do some resistance training.

If I started lifting weights as often as I ran, just think of the potential!

Sunday, January 09, 2011

Whistler in Miniature

Whistler gets the tilt-shift treatment in this video.

Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Vivian Maier

This is a story that intrigues me. Vivian Maier, a Chicago nanny, was an unknown street photographer. A large cache of photos and negatives were discovered just before her death in 2009. An exhibition is now slated for Chicago and the collection is getting some notice.


Friday, December 24, 2010

Steve Jones

O.K. Maybe not the bravest thing you'll ever see, but certainly a courageous run. Go here to see the last two laps. More on Steve Jones here.

Thursday, December 23, 2010

Monday, December 20, 2010

Fitted Sheets

You've probably wondered all your life how to fold a fitted sheet. It's bothered you every time you've attempted it, and it has frustrated the hell out of you. No more. With some practice you will be able to pile that sheet in the closet on top of the towels, in a nice and tidy fashion.