FleaInNYCbanner.jpg

November 18, 2019

A Brand New Humanoid Species is Discovered in a Cave

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 09:29 PM

The Who - A Quick One (While He's Away)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 09:27 PM

November 17, 2019

Leyes de Indias

Why are so many of the capital cities of most Latin American countries in the mountains?

Short answer: Pirates.

These rules applied well into the dying days of the Spanish Empire, even after the golden age of piracy ended. It applied even to total backwaters like Los Angeles, which was founded in 1781. If you look at downtown L.A., it follows all of the rules of the Laws of the Indies. Downtown LA is a day's horseback ride from the ocean, the old city's streets are set on a rigid grid at an oblique angle to north, and it's built on the L.A. River, which provides a reliable water source.
Posted by Ghost of a flea at 11:58 AM

Talking Heads - Life During Wartime LIVE Los Angeles '83

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 11:57 AM

November 11, 2019

Submarine: Steel Boats, Iron Men (1986)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 01:48 AM

Amsellem - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 01:44 AM

November 08, 2019

PewDiPie - We went to Canada for something EPIC!

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:09 PM

Steely Dan - Josie

Posted by Ghost of a flea at 10:08 PM