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February 25 2013

toasted slut gets laid out and creamed
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February 01 2013


January 20 2013

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Bulgaria: the leader of Movement for Rights and Freedom escapes an assassination... - no comment - YouTube

January 18 2013

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Weird and Wonderful Cat Tattoos - YouTube buzzfeed
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"Besaid" and "Besaid Island" - FF X-2 and Final Fantasy X / ビサイド、ビサイド島 - YouTube moonbow

January 08 2013

Japanese Koi and some photo tips - via A Japan Photo per Day -

Japanese Koi

The common carp was domesticated in Japan at the beginning of the 19th century and soon several ornamental varieties were bred. 100 years later, at the beginning of the 20th century, these colored carps, called nishiki-goi - “brocaded carp” - or simply koi ("carp") were already presenting a wide variety of patterns and colors, so after being presented at an expo in Tokyo, the koi became popular all over Japan.

Today, the Japanese koi is popular all over the world, while in Japan it’s almost impossible to find a garden pond without koi. Interestingly, though, koi are still just regular carps: if allowed to breed without control, they will revert to their original, bland color… Even in Japan, I saw some ponds full of koi, where 90% of them where without any interesting color or pattern.

In many gardens there are vending machines selling food for koi and if you want to photograph them, these are good places, because koi are gluttonous, so you can photograph them swarming.

Photo tips:
- In order to capture their beautiful colors, be sure to have with you a polarizing filter. That way you will reduce the water glare and you will be able to see deep into the water (in my photo you can see the coins from the bottom of the pond).
- Use an aperture of at least f/7.1, it will give you sharpness and even better colors and contrast. If you have enough light, it is better to have an even smaller aperture (I usually prefer f/8).
- However, the polarizing filter will severely reduce the amount of light entering the camera, so you will need to increase the exposure. Here’s a trade off: that’s why I took this photo with just f/7.1, the shutter speed was 1/60s, a bit too long for some fast moving koi, and I didn’t want to increase the ISO.

January 05 2013


January 03 2013

Japanese customs and traditions - 7 Lucky Gods Pilgrimage - via A Japan Photo per Day -

Hashiba Fudo-in, Asakusa, Tokyo

As I was writing a few days ago, I attended a couple of times to the New Year’s Japanese traditions, starting with the Joya no Kane and continuing with the Hatsumode. But the most special experience was to follow, like many Japanese people, a 7 Lucky Gods New Year’s pilgrimage.

There are many versions of this pilgrimage in Japan, only in Tokyo I know of 20 such routes: groups of Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples from the same neighborhood, each dedicated to at least one of the Lucky Gods, are grouped together in a single route. Visiting all of them can take a couple of hours or more and sometimes it can be quite tricky to find all the locations, even though the area is often marked with especially made maps.
But it is a very rewarding experience if you want to feel the local touch…

Here is a photo taken at one of the temples from the most famous pilgrimage route in Tokyo, the one in Asakusa. The temple is called Hashiba Fudo-in and it is dedicated to Hotei. You can see in front of the temple votive plaques with the 7 Lucky Gods and to the left of the photo you can also see the dedicated map…

January 01 2013

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Potassium Chlorate and Gummy Bear - YouTube

Molten potassium chlorate is a strong oxidizing agent that reacts violently with sugar. Gummy bears have lots of sugar in them.
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December 29 2012

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Vijay Singh: Off the water and in the hole!! - YouTube
via Battle Cry - Scandinavia and the World

The "sue culture" of the US will never not be funny to the rest of us. ;)
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December 28 2012

war and music
Tags: war and music
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December 27 2012

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Slippery road and skidding car in the wall - YouTube

Kai Alter...

December 24 2012

via Merry Disney Christmas - Scandinavia and the World

In Sweden the Disney Christmas show is as big a Christmas tradition as the Christmas tree and presents. <D

December 21 2012

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Me playing and singing Lady Gaga's Poker Face - YouTube wtf japan seriously

December 13 2012

horse mask guys and a girl
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December 10 2012

goku and vegeta best friends
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December 08 2012

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What if guys and girls swapped roles at the bar? - YouTube
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December 07 2012

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Video Update and the RocketJump Store! - YouTube freddiew

December 06 2012

via Black Pete - Scandinavia and the World

In the Netherlands Saint Nicholas is a separate person from Santa, and like Santa has his elves, Saint Nicholas has his Zwarte Piet (Black Pete).

Despite what some Dutch people might claim, it's pretty obvious Black Pete is inspired by a caricature of black people, but it should be noted that Black Pete is not supposed to be an African. It's more like a sort of elf that has it's looks inspired by the caricature.
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