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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dbcooper » 08 Aug 2017, 22:16

Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dead_elvis » 09 Aug 2017, 17:42

Very cool. And thank you for leading me to that 70sscifiart tumblr, so much amazing stuff there.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dbcooper » 09 Aug 2017, 17:57

dead_elvis wrote:
09 Aug 2017, 17:42
Very cool. And thank you for leading me to that 70sscifiart tumblr, so much amazing stuff there.
Yeah, that guy provides me with a little bit of joy each day.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dbcooper » 09 Aug 2017, 19:08

This is a good account too:

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Post by dbcooper » 09 Aug 2017, 19:11

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Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Post by dbcooper » 10 Aug 2017, 17:20

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by JasonL » 10 Aug 2017, 19:32

That shit is both from the future and corners like a dream.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dhex » 10 Aug 2017, 21:43

I love it
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Post by Mo » 12 Aug 2017, 20:21

Once Tron was done filming, that thing had nothing better to do.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dbcooper » 13 Aug 2017, 23:05

:)


An image of the New Zealander, from 'London: a Pilgrimage' by Blanchard Jerrold and Gustave Doré, 1872.
This image of the New Zealander became a popular symbol for describing the fall of the capital. Already something of a cliche by 1872, Jerrold and Doré nevertheless make use of the image as they survey the Thames and reflect on the end of their 'pilgrimage': 'Now we have watched the fleets into noisy Billingsgate; and now gossiped looking towards Wren's grand dome, shaping Macaulay's dream of the far future, with the tourist New Zealander upon the broken parapets, contemplating something matching - "The glory that was Greece - The grandeur that was Rome".'
Thomas Babington Macaulay (1800–1859) was a British historian, writer and politician. In 1840 he wrote: “And she [meaning the Catholic Church – see below] may still exist in undiminished vigour when some traveller from New Zealand shall, in the midst of a vast solitude, take his stand on a broken arch of London Bridge to sketch the ruins of St Paul’s.”
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Post by dbcooper » 25 Aug 2017, 02:30

Slip inside a sleeping bag.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by JasonL » 25 Aug 2017, 09:37

I like the light fixtures.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dead_elvis » 25 Aug 2017, 13:26

I now have a strong desire to have an impossibly long articulated arm stretching to the middle of our kitchen or living room.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Sandy » 25 Aug 2017, 14:31

I wonder what the specs are on those oscilloscopes. Those things aren't cheap.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Warren » 25 Aug 2017, 14:54

Sandy wrote:
25 Aug 2017, 14:31
I wonder what the specs are on those oscilloscopes. Those things aren't cheap.
You speak my mind. Although that looks more like a curve tracer. Plus a whole stack of spec-ans and func-gens.
I want to live in the future where test equipment is a common household furnishing.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Fin Fang Foom » 25 Aug 2017, 22:37

dbcooper wrote:
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I would like to see the reverse image. Gotta see that big ass.
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by dead_elvis » 26 Aug 2017, 17:56

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Warren » 26 Aug 2017, 19:27

[Jetsons car sound]
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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Dangerman » 28 Aug 2017, 10:57

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Ellie » 28 Aug 2017, 11:01

:lol:
I should have listened to Warren. He was right again as usual.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

Post by Painboy » 28 Aug 2017, 15:43

That's a lot of tattoo for one joke. I hope for his sake that's not real.

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Re: Worthwhile Image Finds

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