Control: The beginning of something new
I know that Moviepilot is a source for movies, comics, news, fandom and so much more, but through conversations with a very wonderful MP Staffer, I've decided that I needed to start writing again. More than just writing articles, I needed to get my ...
May 18, 2015
Skinner's Americana Sale
It was executed on blue-green linen, in red, blue, yellow, black, and white wool with silver and gold metallic thread and mica (for the window of the brick building). The painting was inscribed “Mary Stevens, Aged 59 Years October 9, 1837” above a ...
May 18, 2015
What It Takes to Restore a 1929 Brooklyn 'Wonder Theater'
It was, at the time, painted with muted colors and meant to look aged, as if years of royalty had already held court in its 3,676 seats. On a recent morning, Between each of the seats, with their original wooden parts, extended a black plastic ...
February 3, 2015
Dying To Be Free
Those women could be bad news, he confessed to his mother one afternoon in their kitchen. Let's get out . Addicts stripped so many houses, barns, and churches of copper and fixtures in one Kentucky county that the sheriff formed a task force ...
January 28, 2015
What You Can Do With Vantablack, the Darkest Material Ever Made
Imagine a drinking straw, closed at one end, with a wall one-atom thick. This straw is one-ten-thousandth the diameter of a human hair, but it is 10 times stronger than steel, and 10 times better at conducting heat than copper. It's been known to ...
November 5, 2014
How Private Philanthropy Saved the Founders' Homes
“At six o'clock in the morning I was roused by the cannon,” wrote Tracy on July 22, the day after the first Battle of Bull Run, which rattled Mount Vernon's windows with each shot, “and from then till one o'clock there was not three, no, hardly one ...
December 19, 2014
The Great Fracking Forward: Why the World Needs China to Frack Even More
Attendees slid into black leather chairs behind glossy rosewood tables, facing a stage flanked by large projector screens. Chinese “The air quality in China has reached a kind of tipping point in the public consciousness,” says Evan Osnos, The New ...
September 18, 2014
The Ford House Was a Very, Very, Very Strange House—Seattle Artist Leo Saul Berk Has a New Show About Living There
The house was built for fantasy, with parts borrowed from World War II Quonset huts and B-17 bombers and walls made of black coal and discarded ... By 1980 when the Berks arrived, the copper chimney of the house was aged and dulled. To re-create its ...
June 4, 2015
11 best wall shelves
Bright colours lift this utilitarian-looking wall shelf into its rightful place in the home, although at £20 it could as easily jazz up your garage or shed. Two black brackets fix ... with plenty of space for your alarm clock and a glass of water; use ...
June 1, 2015
Pakistan vintage car collectors preserve a part of history
"You can't stop time," he said, gently touching the Ford's copper-plated insignia ... In his bedroom, decorated with hundreds of small models of old car, the wall clock, the side lamp, the ash tray and the music player are all in the shape of models ...
May 28, 2015
Cooper Classics Mackenzie Clock, Aged Copper
Add style to your home's decor with the lovely Mackenzie clock. This beautiful wall clock features a glass covered face and a lovely distressed copper finish that will look wonderful in any room.
December 10, 2013
Amarion 60" Copper Wall Clock
This oversized clock features hammered copper sheeting with a light gray wash and aged black details. Center hands movement is separate from the outside frame. Uses one aa battery. Some assembly required.
December 10, 2013
This Wall Clock Shows How Mario Has Aged
This neat wall clock shows how video game favorite, Mario, has changed over time. Granted the entire thing's technically a bit reversed unless Mario has a Benjamin Button sort of issue. The fact that the most recent versions are really the youngest aside ...
January 8, 2012