Sunday, June 30, 2024

Charles Ferdinand Wimar - The Captive Charger (1854)


Tullio Silvestri (Italian, 1880 - 1960) - L’Istituto dei Poveri


Luigi Nono - The first rain (1909)


Hans Olde (German, 1895 – 1987) - Bridge of Avignon


Bernardo Strozzi - David with the Head of Goliath (1631-41). Somehow I don't think David sported the plumes when he faced Goliath.


Konstantin Lomykin - An elegant seated lady (1963)


A Gibralter, properly chilled, is a must for the enjoyment of a Sazerac or Black Rose cocktail


Make your Sazarac the way you like it


.5 oz Cognac

1.5 oz Rye

.25 oz SS

3 dashes Peychauds bitters 

1 dash Angostura

Absinthe wash into the glass


The Vieux Nouveau Sazerac

1 ounce cognac or brandy

1 ounce rye whiskey

Teaspoon of absinthe

2 dashes Peychaud’s bitters

1/4 to 1/2 ounce simple syrup


The Rye Sazerac

2 ounces rye whiskey

Teaspoon of absinthe

2-3 dashes Peychaud’s bitters

¼ to ½ ounce simple syrup

Veronica Veronese by Dante Gabriel Rossetti


Tuesday Weld - Never heard of her.


Ready To Go


8 Seconds


Custom 1911


Good Industrial Design


Precarious Perch


Landing on Point


Sound Room






Cook Anywhere




Brook Trout


Would I ever drive that!


Archaeologists Find 3,000-Year-Old Sword So Well Preserved It ‘Almost Still Shines’


Bronze swords first emerged around 1600 BC, and were used until roughly 600 AD. Researchers say that the Bavarian artifact dates to the end of the 14th century BC.

I wonder what guys that work in there make. I bet it's a lot.


Stop, STOP! Hahahahahaha!


Hoard of gold coins discovered by a UK couple under their kitchen floorboards during renovations. The oldest coin dates to 1610, the newest 1727.


Have a nice smile this morning


Well, ok then...




My Face!


Wonder what those townhouses go for?


Made in USA


   Milwaukee All Purpose Professional Hole Saw Kit, 28 Piece

That's Funny


That's Due Tomorrow? Thomas Jefferson Tshirt Funny 4th of July USA Patriot Tee

Alfa. Looks like it just woke up from a nap.


I'll take one!


Still Life


The View


Chicks like Porsches


Looks like someone has mowed the lawn


Everything about this show was so over the top.