If you were born in the Eastern block of Europe, you sure as hell saw a lot of Soviet monuments around. Soldiers, proudly leaning in forward in anticipation for a head-on fight with their guns in hands, fellow comrades standing in all their imposing and muscular glory, huge heads of Lenin..
Since early October the staff of the Australian War Memorial located in Canberra has noticed a strange incident. For a while, the poppies from an unknown soldier's grave have been disappearing one by one. It took them some time to figure out the culprit which turned out to be a pigeon.
A few months ago, I was driving out of Mexican town of Mazunte, Oaxaca, when I saw a man pushing a trolley along the road surrounded by dogs. He has walked 14,000 km around Mexico saving injured and sick dogs!
Trevor Lahey, AKA Greaseball1987, is one Certified Caulk Installer with a wicked sense of humor. His parody Instagram account, which gives little other information save for his hourly rate ($17.40/hour non-negotiable, if you must know), is a collection of hilariously bad construction and DIY jobs over which he writes deadpan captions.
You know how sometimes it seems like there's a voice inside your head, telling you things and inspiring ideas that don't seem to come from your own brain? I used to think a lot about it, and last year I started to make a comic series with these "voices", which I turned into 3 ghosts with different personalities.
Sometimes a warning sign can instill more fear and trepidation in a person than is strictly necessary. Sure, it's better to be safe than sorry, but who really wants to be told to watch out for falling snakes? I mean, how often is that really happening?