The economic crisis is creating some odd opportunities. With all of the foreclosures there is a surplus of empty backyard pools getting skated in California. (via TWBE)
Did you know that Bo Diddley was once the Sheriff of a small town in New Mexico? Here is a great big pile of his music to enjoy. (via Houndblog)
Graffiti on Grand Theft Auto billboard raises questions about black on black crime. Pisses off gamers on WIRED Blog.
Good Times Robert Hardgrave 2008 via flickr
Mantis Project recycles cigarette filters into knit caps and other wearables. Never mind the smell it goes away with time. En Espanol
Painting with permission in Australia: