Sunday, August 14, 2016

Sunday Links

When David Kushner was four, his brother was murdered in the woods. He describes his lifelong struggle to learn the truth about what happened and it is a difficult read.

I Ate My Tooth and God I Wish That Was the Worst Part of This Story (It's funny)

Nathaniel Hawthorne’s journal entry for Saturday, August 13th, 1842

Places Van Morrison Thinks He May Have Left His Keys

‘Great British Baking Show’ Finale Recap: And the Winner Is...  I am going to miss this show so much.

Milton Glaser Rates Olympic Logo Design Through the Ages

18 Books to Read If You Love Wine

Vietnamese Water Puppet Shows Puppeteers suffered from water-borne diseases, rheumatism and leeches and downed strong doses of nuoc mam (a fish sauce) and ginger tea to help them endure bitingly cold winter performances.Thanks Bruce!

Some Dreamers of the Golden Dream - A San Bernadino murder (Joan Didion, Sat. Eve Post ’66)

That time painter Clyfford Still sent rubber underpants to one of his critics

What happens to beautiful Olympic Structures after the Games end?

The story of Feminist Punk in 33 songs 

Alan Shepard “Don Draper In a Spacesuit” became the second human to make it to space… soaking in his own urine.

For all you font freaks: The true story behind the Hobo font

Blood, Semen, Saliva, Prints. The lies and money behind a 1970s serial murder case.

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