The Iraqi TV journalist Muntadar al Zaidi who threw his shoes at the Bullshitter in Chief is not the first to do it. The difference is Zaidi missed. But as Ed Sullivan used to say, he put on “a really big shew.” Too bad Seor Wences isn’t around to comment.
The Sea Serpent, Cat or Hare, Intuition, The Moon (Llun), The Fire Festival of Beltane Ceridwen, Morrigan, Morgan le Fay, and Dana: The Willow tree since ancient times has always been associated with death. In Northern Europe, the word witch and wicked is derived from the name of the Willow. It is considered to be a tree of enchantment.
When designer Todd Snyder City Gym shop ended brief run in NoLita about a year and a half ago, we were promised that a more permanent showcase for the designer was on the way. It been quite a wait, but Snyder is finally making his bid for the MVP role in the bumper crop of American menswear designers who emerged in New York over the past decade. The Todd Snyder NYC Flagship store finally opened on the northern edge of Madison Square Park last week featuring the full breadth of the designer offerings plus a host of collaborations that make the new store seem like a multi brand affair.
After carving the inside diameter circle in the scrap wood I checked the depth and diameter and marked the circle cutter tool brace arm with a permanent marker. Then I cut the outside diameter and all the material in between it and the inside diameter, checked the fit of the inlay, marked the brace arm. I did the same for the sound hole diameter on the scrap wood.
It is not something I plan on having year and years from now, so I am happy with it. And if it turns out to be something I really love then I could always save up and invest in the real thing. I mainly like it for the design. Keep going on Church, turn right at Kreidersville/Walnut and then go left when you hit 248/Lehigh Drive again. Just past the turn marked with arrows, turn left on Locust and left on Heather Court for the gingerbread house at 4049. How many kinds of dogs can you find? Check out the gumdrop driveway..
He was honoured as a Commander of the Order of the British Empire for his efforts in the British film industry. He has been criticized for his editing of the Asian films ‘Shaolin Soccer’, ‘Hero’ and ‘Princess Mononoke’, detailed in Peter Biskind’s book ‘Down and Dirty Pictures: Miramax, Sundance and the Rise of Independent Film’. He has a reputation for anger, once putting a reporter in a headlock while throwing him out of a party and once attacking Julie Taymor over a screening her movie ‘Frida’.