A belated report from my time in Richmond, Virginia, the former capitol of the Confederate States of America, and current capitol of hip young art students.
Well, not much to say. I’ve been watching from Christchurch, New Zealand. All the votes are now in. It’s over, and we’re out. Very mixed feelings. As much as this was a vote for the UK to leave the EU, it may also have been a proxy vote for Scotland to leave the UK, and perhaps Northern Ireland […]
Yeah I know, I’m five months behind on the travel reports. I’ll get back to those shortly. In the meantime, here’s something I’m sure you care about just as much – what I’ve been listening to over the month or so. Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool Death Grips – Bottomless Pit John Grant – Pale Green […]
Well, I finished Stephen King’s The Dark Tower. I read slowly. Well, no, I read at a reasonably normal pace, it’s just that I don’t read very often. The desire to read is a very sporadic thing for me. It’s taken me 5 years and 5 months to get through these seven books, and although […]
On my last half day in Washington DC, I headed to the National Air & Space Museum, and followed a guided tour around to look at crazy cool old planes and spaceships, and spacesuits, and all sorts of stuff. This is a great museum for anyone who loves engineering. They’ve got the Wright Flyer, The Spirit of St. Louis, Skylab […]