Saturday, February 7, 2009

Woodlawn Cemetery

When the snow's gone I'm going to go hog wild in this place.

David Ross Locke, AKA Petroleum Vesuvius Nasby, Abraham Lincoln's favorite humorist.

Does anyone know why this one has a chair in it?

Friday, February 6, 2009


Let's start with old McKinley.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

I Have to Say It

I am so fucking sick of taking pictures of churches, posting pictures of churches, and even looking at churches, that, until further notice, I'm only going to post pictures of buildings that serve a more useful purpose than churches. If you have any suggestions for houses, stores, schools, factories, power plants, whorehouses, crack houses, or outhouses, or any other building that serves a purpose with more social value than religion, just let me know.

Wednesday, February 4, 2009

St. Paul's Lutheran, Downtown

An odd, but very pleasant, mixture of 19th and 20th century elements.

St. Paul's Lutheran, Downtown

It's symptomatic of my growing impatience with pseudo-Gothic frippery that my favorite feature was a remarkable 1950's staircase.

Monday, February 2, 2009

2008 Latest Edition - Did You Know 3.0 - From Meeting in Rome this Year

Amazing. The world is changing by the moment, yet we expect business and government to respond using the outmoded ideas of the 50's.