It seems that many greek and roman statues were not white, they were painted, and there are still traces of the original pigment in the marble.
The Vatican Museum put on an exhibition making copies of the statues and painting them based on the pigments that were found.
Though it is quite clear that the painting was not done with quite the consummate skill that the sculpting was.
I look like Mr. Weatherbee's younger, cooler brother.
I cut my hair a week after this comic came out. It’s Mr. Weatherbee’s “cool” brother who because he didn’t lose his hair, spent his time fixing motorcycles and being a ne’er-do-well.
Great for killing a few minutes at work.
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An inspired design, from inside and out. The angry spat that breaks out in the comments is momentarily diverting as well, confirming all one’s suspicions about dead-eyed suburbanite conformity.
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And he’s Chinese! And, I would wager, more athletic than some Olympic Athletes (Yes, I am talking to you, softball players).
None of these photos were photoshopped.
Freaky cool site that actively searches people’s blogs from all over the world looking for the words “I feel” and then samples the sentence and whatever image might be there, and categorizes it based on age, gender, weather, and city.
Then you load this screen where you can click on these particles – they are coloured based on the mood, and are different sizes based on the length of the sentence.
Winnipeg is one of the angriest cities! You can look up all these crazy stats, beautifully presented.
In Winnipeg, people say they feel like shit 2.2 times more than average, and guilty 1.7 times more than average.