Clock school at the prison in Pendleton is still ticking
And clocks. More than 400 from all around the world. Cuckoos. Hundred day clocks. Grandfather clocks. Nautical clocks. Regulator clocks. Wall clocks. Mantel clocks. Alarm clocks. Some worked and others didn't. The collection represented numerous styles ...
March 2, 2015
Horology Auction Earns Nearly $1.1 Million
16, circa 1884, from the Seth Thomas Clock Co., Thomaston, Connecticut, was made with an eight-day time-only brass weight-driven movement mounted on the standard No. 3 bracket with a center sweep seconds and a black walnut back panel, and drew $11,500 ...
February 6, 2015
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Pakistan on Thursday, 26 February 2015
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February 26, 2015
Detroit radio station urges fans to support NY Jets against Bills to spite ...
Even Rex Ryan acknowledged the pendulum had swung in the Jets' favor as they no longer have to play in a difficult road environment. Still, the coach said he had been looking forward to taking his team into Ralph Wilson Stadium. “You hope everybody's ...
November 22, 2014
Arduino Synth Guitar Really Rocks
[Gr4yhound] has been rocking out on his recently completed synth guitar. The guitar was built mostly from scratch using an Arduino, some harvested drum pads, and some ribbon potentiometers. The video below shows that not only does it sound good, but ...
February 25, 2015
Bibi Netanyahu and the Myth of the 'Special Relationship'
"The Obama administration, after days of mounting tension, signaled on Wednesday how angry it is with Israel that Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu accepted Republican leaders' invitation to address Congress on Iran without consulting the White House ...
January 31, 2015
Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - OKLAHOMA on Monday, 9 March 2015
Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate. Structures : Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked ...
March 9, 2015
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In honor of Cruise's journey to create an identity for himself. In search of a surname he drops his own "Mapother" and adopts his middle name of "Cruise" as last name. With this act of self creation Tom frees himself and embarks on a cruise of a lifetime. In my own way, without any star worshipping I wish to emulate an act of spectacular bravery - I wish to search for myself. The earth turns and returns. So do our memories. But nevermore does it reverse gear. No retrograde in real time. At the altar of the inner clock. Watch that clock on the mounted wall. With the swinging cheek of pendulum. Time the surrealist striker. At other times it creeps eerily. Like a blank page your day shines upon its face. Track the patterns of each day. Well spent or spent without exchange. That for your wake up kiss I wait. will keep eternally fresh and alive. The loveliness. Though flowers that budded upon your lips are withered blossoms. Gathering words sentenced to sleep I weep. And though I pleaded that you forget me not. Those forget-me-nots. Are all I can keep. A waking scream.