August Burns Red - Sincerity (Eric Sheppard drum cover)
Totally feeling some vicarious pleasure from this video.
Alex Maclean / Barcroft / Landov - Loaded coal train cars in Norfolk, Virginia, taken in 2011.
Bob Saget - Aristocrats
George Carlin - Life is Worth Losing (Shopping Malls, Stupidity, & Consumption)
Animals as Leaders - Another Year
My, how I love this song.
"What’s your greatest fear?"
"Dying before I’ve gotten out of The Matrix."
April 9, 1865: Robert E. Lee Surrenders at Appomattox
The Civil War still holds the distinction of being the bloodiest in American History. It all came to an end, however, in the parlor of Wilmer McLean’s home at Appomattox Court House, Virginia, on this day in 1865.
Explore the work of Civil War photographers through a special feature developed for Ken Burns’s film The Civil War in partnership with The Library of Congress: "Images of the Civil War."
Photo: Robert Edward Lee, 1863 (Heritage Auction Archives)
Also, two (or three?) days ago marked the 10-year anniversary of Stephen King’s climactic end of his Dark Tower series! (At least when he finished it; it was likely published on a different date)