Monthly Archives: July 2009

The Rise of Darth Vader

Photos from the 2009 Solberg Balloon Festival are up on Flickr and Zenfolio

Posted in Air and Space

Mad Men yourself!

What kind of role would you have played in that suit/skirt world? I’ve never seen the show, but I love Dyna Moe’s style. Thanks to Karol of Alarming News, more Mad Men Illustrated by Dyna Moe.

Posted in Design

Hoboken residents brave the rain to demand Mayor Peter Cammarano's resignation

Today two hour-long rallies were held in the rain to demand Cammarano’s resignation following his arrest and charges of bribery.

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Defying the gravity paradigm

Photos of the Flying Wallendas at the Solberg Balloon Festival

Posted in Air and Space

3-2-1 Outrage

Recording Hoboken’s latest 15 minutes of corruption-related fame with my handy Flip: A Fox 5 reporter rehearses his outrage towards Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano in front of city hall as traffic and curious onlookers compete for attention. The outrage was … Continue reading

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"It's hard to get straight answers in Iraq"

Michael Totten reports on The Future of Iraq, Part IV We were in the predominantly Sunni neighborhood of Adhamiyah. It was a stronghold of support for Saddam Hussein’s government, and a stronghold of support for Al Qaeda more recently. Iraq’s … Continue reading

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“It’s hard to get straight answers in Iraq”

Michael Totten reports on The Future of Iraq, Part IV We were in the predominantly Sunni neighborhood of Adhamiyah. It was a stronghold of support for Saddam Hussein’s government, and a stronghold of support for Al Qaeda more recently. Iraq’s … Continue reading

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