The Soap Bubbles - Jan Van Kessel The Elder
Weekly Links - 50% NSFW Edition
An article about Theodore de Bry
, an extremely talented Netherlandish/Belgianish artist who did dozens of engravings of the New World without ever having been there.
Every six months or so I find myself watching
Bernie Mac's performance on Def Comedy Jam (NSFW)
. Even though the jokes aren't really that funny, it's one of the great stand up performances of all time.
ancient Sumerian creation myth (NSFW)
Seanbaby spent what I imagine was hundreds of hours finding
weird things in pre-code horror comic books (NSFWish)
You might have seen a clickbaitish Youtube video or the like saying that 1+2+3... = -1/12.
Here's an article dealing with a lot of the math around that in a pretty simple way
, with a link to Terence Tao's more hardcore, scary, NSFW explanation at the end.
A Bestiary of Single-File Implementations of Programming Languages
Heinrich Von Veldeke In Hasselt, Belgium
The Counties Of Flanders And Hainaut In The Thirteenth Century
Mesa - Clara Peeters
The Hippopotamus and Crocodile Hunt - Peter Paul Rubens
James VI And I - John de Critz
Clara Peeters - Still Life With Dainties, Rosemary, Wine, Jewels, And A Burning Candle
Still Life With Crabs, Shrimp, And Lobster - Clara Peeters