Animals

{"content":{"id":1511,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bq9ghmgqoyc\"\u003eGuinea Pig Bridge\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-06T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-07-01T23:06:34.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-01T23:06:34.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=japan\"\u003ejapan\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

{"content":{"id":1504,"title":"Rhamphorhynchus being eaten by a Aspidorhynchus","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/4b1.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-07-03T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-07-01T17:01:39.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-01T17:01:39.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=peach\"\u003epeach\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fish\"\u003efish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=geology\"\u003egeology\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=prehistoric\"\u003eprehistoric\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e"}

Rhamphorhynchus being eaten by a Aspidorhynchus

{"content":{"id":1349,"title":"Black Beauty - Anna Sewell","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/455.jpeg\" class=\"card-image small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nThis is nearly 300 pages of descriptions of people being cruel to animals (unsettling), and better techniques for raising horses (boring). I appreciate what this book is, and what it was trying to do, but the unsettling/boring roller-coaster ride was too much for me, and I didn't make it through.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-26T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-27T15:30:39.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-06T01:43:34.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":2},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=reviews\"\u003ereviews\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_seventies\"\u003ethe_seventies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e"}

Black Beauty - Anna Sewell

This is nearly 300 pages of descriptions of people being cruel to animals (unsettling), and better techniques for raising horses (boring). I appreciate what this book is, and what it was trying to do, but the unsettling/boring roller-coaster ride was too much for me, and I didn't make it through.

{"content":{"id":1462,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pig_milk#Difficulty_in_milking_pigs\"\u003e\"Pig milk is not considered suitable for human consumption or commercial production for a number of reasons.\"\u003c/a\u003e If you go down a bit, there's a section on pig milk cheese.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-18T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-13T17:13:58.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-13T17:13:58.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=food\"\u003efood\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

{"content":{"id":1328,"title":"Clouds","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/442.png\" class=\"card-image\"\u003e\r\n\u003cdiv class=\"card-image-caption\"\u003e\u003ca href=\"http://www.poorlydrawnlines.com/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003ePoorly Drawn Lines\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/div\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-18T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-20T03:58:34.000Z","updated_at":"2020-04-20T03:58:47.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_comics\"\u003eold_comics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=clouds\"\u003eclouds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sky\"\u003ethe_sky\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=cigarettes\"\u003ecigarettes\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=grey\"\u003egrey\u003c/a\u003e"}

Clouds

{"content":{"id":1321,"title":"Wagtail and Lotus - Ohara Koson","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/43e.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-15T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-16T17:27:32.000Z","updated_at":"2020-04-16T17:27:32.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=japan\"\u003ejapan\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=printing\"\u003eprinting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=shin-hanga\"\u003eshin-hanga\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_tens\"\u003ethe_tens\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=blue\"\u003eblue\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=white\"\u003ewhite\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=water\"\u003ewater\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=birds\"\u003ebirds\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_sky\"\u003ethe_sky\u003c/a\u003e"}

Wagtail and Lotus - Ohara Koson

{"content":{"id":1453,"title":"Daily Link","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nThe UK's National Archives has an inflation calculator, like a lot of countries, but theirs not only goes back to 1270 (!), but gives you the purchasing power in \u003ca href=\"https://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/currency-converter/#currency-result\"\u003ehorses, cows, wool, wheat, and wages\u003c/a\u003e, which gives you more of an idea of actual value than the hidden, problematic baskets of goods economists usually use.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-13T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-09T01:57:26.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-13T12:07:18.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=farms\"\u003efarms\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=uk\"\u003euk\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Link

The UK's National Archives has an inflation calculator, like a lot of countries, but theirs not only goes back to 1270 (!), but gives you the purchasing power in horses, cows, wool, wheat, and wages, which gives you more of an idea of actual value than the hidden, problematic baskets of goods economists usually use.

{"content":{"id":1446,"title":"Compagnie Française des Chocolats et des Thès - Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen ","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/48e.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-10T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-06T19:15:41.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-06T19:15:41.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=switzerland\"\u003eswitzerland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=design\"\u003edesign\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=prints\"\u003eprints\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=cats\"\u003ecats\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=art_nouveau\"\u003eart_nouveau\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=belle_epoque\"\u003ebelle_epoque\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nineteenth_century\"\u003enineteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=hype\"\u003ehype\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=orange\"\u003eorange\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=coffee\"\u003ecoffee\u003c/a\u003e"}

Compagnie Française des Chocolats et des Thès - Théophile-Alexandre Steinlen

{"content":{"id":1443,"title":"Musk Oxen","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/48b.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-06-07T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-06-06T18:07:18.000Z","updated_at":"2020-06-06T18:07:18.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=nature\"\u003enature\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=brown\"\u003ebrown\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=FOCUS\"\u003eFOCUS\u003c/a\u003e"}

Musk Oxen

{"content":{"id":1268,"title":"Arezzo Chimera Detail","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/41b.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nThis thing never fails to blow my mind.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-28T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-28T02:33:07.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-28T02:33:07.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=ancient\"\u003eancient\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=etruscan\"\u003eetruscan\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=italy\"\u003eitaly\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sculpture\"\u003esculpture\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=archaic\"\u003earchaic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=black\"\u003eblack\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e"}

Arezzo Chimera Detail


This thing never fails to blow my mind.

{"content":{"id":1267,"title":"The Ghost Moth","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/41a.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e\r\n\u003cbr\u003e\r\n\u003cp\u003e\r\nCool, but not as cool as something called a 'ghost moth' should be.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-27T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-03-28T02:27:38.000Z","updated_at":"2020-03-28T02:27:50.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=insects\"\u003einsects\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=yellow\"\u003eyellow\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e"}

The Ghost Moth


Cool, but not as cool as something called a 'ghost moth' should be.

{"content":{"id":1404,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nCity Girl, one of giants of lo-fi hip hop, recently released two albums. I know there's new car smell, but they are very very good. She also released a video showing her process: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQgwqU8bFFs\"\u003emaking a song with my cat\u003c/a\u003e. \r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-24T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-18T20:18:38.000Z","updated_at":"2020-05-18T20:30:43.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=lo-fi\"\u003elo-fi\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=cats\"\u003ecats\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Links

City Girl, one of giants of lo-fi hip hop, recently released two albums. I know there's new car smell, but they are very very good. She also released a video showing her process: making a song with my cat.

{"content":{"id":1386,"title":"Daily Links","body":"\u003cp\u003e\r\nImpulsive Wikipedia find: the history of \u003ca href=\"https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/There_Was_an_Old_Lady_Who_Swallowed_a_Fly\"\u003ethe old lady who swallowed a fly\u003c/a\u003e. And \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zQHmZMf6zwo\"\u003ean early version by Burl Ives\u003c/a\u003e, who is one of my favourite 'the past is a foreign country' pop culture figures.\r\n\u003c/p\u003e","publication_date":"2020-05-18T12:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-05-13T16:05:23.000Z","updated_at":"2020-05-13T16:06:04.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=daily_links\"\u003edaily_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=wikipedia\"\u003ewikipedia\u003c/a\u003e"}

Daily Links

Impulsive Wikipedia find: the history of the old lady who swallowed a fly. And an early version by Burl Ives, who is one of my favourite 'the past is a foreign country' pop culture figures.

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Daily Links

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Forest and Dove - Max Ernst

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Puss-in-Boots - Henri-Léon Curmer