A great big headline to catch some attention, because everyone likes attention

So you understand the roaring wave of fear that swept through the greatest city in the world just as Monday was dawning--the stream of flight rising swiftly to a torrent, lashing in a foaming tumult round the railway stations, banked up into a horrible struggle about the shipping in the Thames, and hurrying by every available channel northward and eastward. By ten o'clock the police organisation, and by midday even the railway organisations, were losing coherency, losing shape and efficiency, guttering, softening, running at last in that swift liquefaction of the social body.

Keith Moon | Happy Birthday

Given Keith Moon’s manic lifestyle and penchant for anything self-destructive, it’s impossible to think that he ever would have lived to see this day. Keith would have been 67 years old today, but as The Who’s manager, Bill Curbishly, said of Keith in recent years, “He wasn’t meant to grow old bones.” Sad, but true.

General Knot & Co. | American Made Men’s Wear

A shameless plug for our neckwear and accessories brand, General Knot & Co. Since making this video over a year ago with the team from Outfluenced, we’ve branched out into bandanas, scarves, kids wear, and most-recently two collections of belts. Stay tuned for their official launch. Your support of American-made product is much appreciated! General Knot & Co. from OUTFLUENCED on Vimeo. jordan 13…


As one who grew up with the original Willy Wonka & The Chocolate Factory movie with Gene Wilder, Arthur O’Shaughnessy’s timeless poem Ode holds a special place in my heart. Gene Wilder recites the first two lines of the poem in his typical thoughtful tones. Enjoy: We are the music-makers, And we are the dreamers of dreams, Wandering by lone sea-breakers, And…

Bermuda Limestone | Naturally Brilliant

Very recently enjoying another visit to Bermuda, I again found myself looking up. Well, when you’ve got it, use it. The Bermudians have certainly taken proper advantage of their most dominant natural resource. The mid-Atlantic British territory is established atop an archipelago of limestone that serves as solid ground on which to build and build with. Without fresh ground water…