This is even cooler (or dafter) than SVG: an image constructed (and manipulable) using just CSS (explanation here).
- Washing machine invented in Barcelona?
I ask because the chattels of the gentlemen right fore in this early nineteenth century image of the Palace of Barcelona clearly include a front-loading automatic:
Blasco de Garay, eat your heart out.
- Spanish unemployment actually < 15%?
- Why are the bulk of misspellings of Samuel Johnson (Jhonson) by South Asians and Spanish speakers?
Curious that someone values someone else’s wisdom enough to quote him, but not enough to spell his name correctly. Checking in Google Books, is it that the French, the Germans, etc don’t (pretend to) read Johnson, don’t care to confess it, prefer carefully constructed argument over appeals to authorities?
- St Max (Planck)’s day flowers
My old camera was stolen last summer by Chicago baggage handlers, but thanks to a handy tip from Pep Lamesa I’ve now acquired a ridiculously cheap Panasonic TZ1 with 10x OZ and am going to start posting photos again here, using Picasa for storage and Online Image Editor for online image editing (other editors either don’t take …