Tree Paint/Wound Dressing? August 22, 2106

Does anyone have experience with this process?

Tree paint, also known as wound dressing, is any substance applied to damaged surfaces of a tree intended to improve the health of the tree. It is commonly applied after pruning, or at locations where the tree bark has been damaged

Tree Paint

Shorpy August 22, 2016

San Francisco circa 1927. "Graham Bros. truck with stake bed body." 5x7 glass negative by Christopher Helin.

San Francisco circa 1927. “Graham Bros. truck with stake bed body.” 5×7 glass negative by Christopher Helin.

Music August 22, 2016

 

 

 

0:00 Led Zeppelin – Whole Lotta Love [X Factor UK – Joseph Whelan]
1:28 Petri Vehviläinen – Here I Am Now [Swedish Idol – Petri Vehviläinen]
2:28 Thirty Seconds To Mars – The Kill [The Voice of Germany – Cris Rellah]
3:19 Segment – Wake Up [Česko Slovensko Má Talent – Segment]
4:52 Whitesnake – Here I Go Again [The Voice of Poland – Juan Carlos Cano]
6:01 AC/DC – Thunderstruck [Australia’s Got Talent – Bad Piper]
7:48 Lynyrd Skynyrd – Simple Man [America’s Got Talent – American Hitmen]
9:20 Jimi Hendrix – Purple Haze [America’s Got Talent – Emil & Dariel]
10:36 Radiohead – Creep [The Voice of Portugal – Alexandre Guerra]
11:57 KONGOS – Come with Me Now [The Voice of Canada – Simon Morin]
13:21 AC/DC – Highway to Hell [Got Talent España – Cristina Ramos]

Campbell Airstrip August 22, 2016

Less than 2 miles from home.

Markiewicz urged anyone who saw something suspicious overnight Sunday to call police at 907-786-8900, noting that the body’s location in oncoming traffic suggests it wasn’t there for long — and that there may have been witnesses soon after the crime.

Chris Klint: Police close Campbell Airstrip Road due to death investigation

Images August 22, 2016

Redneckmailbox

iRing

Perceptions August 22, 2016

If we continue to develop our technology without wisdom or prudence, our servant may prove to be our executioner.
Omar N. Bradley

“Once a new part of technology rolls over you, if you’re not part of the steamroller, you’re part of the road.”
Stewart Brand

“Despite our ever-connective technology, neither Skype nor Facebook-not even a telephone call-can come close to the joy of being with loved ones in person.”
Marlo Thomas

“I have yet to find the man, however exalted his station, who did not do better work and put forth greater effort under a spirit of approval than under a spirit of criticism.”
Charles Schwab

“If I had a flower for every time I thought of you… I could walk through my garden forever.”
Alfred Tennyson

“To forgive is the highest, most beautiful form of love. In return, you will receive untold peace and happiness.”
Robert Muller

“Criticism, like rain, should be gentle enough to nourish a man’s growth without destroying his roots.”
Frank A. Clark

Don’t regret the past, just learn from it.
Ben Ipock

If you try, you risk failure. If you don’t, you ensure it.
Anonymous

Axe & Caramel August 21, 2016

Noxema jingle?

Tapping into my Canadian roots, I donned my toque and headed out to the woods to start shaving. Follow along and I'll show you how I perfected the axe blade, and the techniques I used to achieve a perfect shave in the manliest way possible.

Tapping into my Canadian roots, I donned my toque and headed out to the woods to start shaving. Follow along and I’ll show you how I perfected the axe blade, and the techniques I used to achieve a perfect shave in the manliest way possible.

How to shave with an axe by mikeasaurus

Caramel

How to Make a Delicious Caramel (on Your First Attempt!) by flour on my apron

Perception August 21, 2016

Blast from the past

I loved these!

I loved these!

InspirationWork

That the birds of worry and care fly over your head, this you cannot change, but that they build nests in your hair, this you can prevent.
Chinese Proverb

Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive.
Leah LaBelle

Chanel Your Inner Stevie Nicks: Be A Gold Dust Woman

Emily Fehrenbacher: Are you an Alaska female who wants to gold mine on TV? Marty Raney has a job for you.

Ferret Scout & Toyo Tires

Feret
The Ferret Scout 4×4 Is a Modified Marvel From the Past
It seems 1959 was a great year for badassery
By Evan Bleier

The Ferret Scout 4×4