Monthly Archives: May 2010

Pictures of Pictures of: Jasper Johns.

A longtime hero of mine. iPhone photos of photos from the catalog accompanying his 1996 MoMA retrospective.

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Debatable: 3Sixteens, Six Months in.

Up over at Denim Debate now is the most recent installment of this year-long saga of a man and his jeans. Or is it a chapter in the epic tale of men and their jeans? Either way, get over THERE … Continue reading

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The Long and Short of it: Hanover Pebble Grain Longwings.

The longwing has certainly come ’round again. My father wore them most every day of his adult life. He did his residency at Johns Hopkins in them. He wore them to my little league games on weekends. I’m sure most … Continue reading

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Object Effection: Edition L’Orange.

*Caran D’Ache Pen*Yuketen Triangle backpack*Petzl climbing knife*Rolex*Jielde signal lamps

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He and I Both: "Thirteen" Live, Johnny Cash.

http://www.youtube.com/v/w7OpGizuCmw&hl=en_US&fs=1&color1=0x3a3a3a&color2=0x999999

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Iconic: The Brooklyn Bridge, 1883.

Opened this day in 1883. The oldest suspension bridge in the US.The bridge’s main span over the East River is 1,595 feet 6 inches.

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The Revenge of Greg LeMond: Tour de France, 1986.

To be honest, I stopped caring after Floyd Landis. After his epic collapse during stage 16 in the 2006 Tour. After his even more epic ride the following day in stage 17. Larger than epic. It was a resurrection. And … Continue reading

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